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YOU CAN EXPORT: Export Opportunities for the Creative and Digital Sector


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The Department for International Trade North East in partnership with Natwest and Proto would like to invite you to an event designed to explore the export opportunities available for the creative, digital and tech sectors in the region.


Discover the support available in the North East to help you sell your services overseas and the key markets to focus on.


Hear from Northern Powerhouse Export Champion, Jason Knights from Blue Kangaroo, who will share his experience of trading overseas and along with practical advice. Natwest will also be in attendance to showcase the services they can provide to support your export strategy.


The Calabash Tree who are North East based in Houghton le Spring will be providing the opportunity to sample Caribbean street food with a tasty twist, whilst Red Bull will be demonstrating mocktail making with a mixture of redbull flavours. 


This event will be a great opportunity to enhance your export potential and meet with like minded businesses within the service sector.


Please click on the link below to register, please note we have limited places available.



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Mill Road



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Thursday, 10 October 2019
16:30 - 17:00Registration with Food
17:00 - 17:05Welcome - Phil Blacklock , International Trade Advisor - Department for International Trade
17:05 - 17:15Introduction on Proto - Alex Cook, Innovation Manager, Proto
17:15 - 17:30DIT Support - Phil Blacklock
17:30 - 17:45Support from Natwest - Nickie Kilkenny, Business Growth Enabler, Natwest
17:45 - 18:00Export Champion, Jason Knights, Managing Director - Blue Kangaroo
18:00 - 19:00Networking and Redbull Mocktail Making
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