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Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP) Events

Attending overseas trade shows can promote your business overseas. Exporters can attend TAP's selected events, and get financial support in the shape of a grant to offset some costs.

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Women in FinTech Global Initiative

The Women in FinTech Global Initiative is aimed at bringing more female entrepreneurs to the UK and to help make the UK’s FinTech ecosystem more diverse. Click through to learn more and register your interest.

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DIT Upcoming Webinars

DIT's free webinars are delivered by experts from both private and public sector organisations. The webinar topics range in export experience from never exported to experienced exporter. Click through to see what is on offer.

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The UK at Beijing Expo 2019

The UK will be participating in China's Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition in 2019 (29 April – 7 October), the largest Expo of its kind focused on green living, sustainability and horticulture, with 16 million visitors to the 500-hectare site expected across 6 months.

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Dubai 2020 Catering Open Call

Open call for sponsors, partners and suppliers from the hospitality and food and beverage industries to help deliver the UK Pavilion at World Expo 2020 Dubai.

This is a unique opportunity to supply the UK pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai and put your business at the forefront of Global Britain. Working with us, and with our hospitality partner, Global Infusion Group, to establish a presence at the largest business, economic and cultural event in the world will give you a global platform to gain significant commercial exposure and help the UK create a truly spectacular hospitality presence at World Expo 2020.

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National Data Strategy Roundtables

The Departments for International Trade (DIT), Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are coming together to run a series of Business Engagement Roundtables to provide evidence for DCMS’ National Data Strategy. Click through to learn more and express your interest.

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Open call for sponsors and partners for the Red Arrows Tour of North America

DIT are looking for sponsors and partners to help us deliver a stand-out UK presence in North America with the Red Arrows.  Our aim is to use tour to drive significant trade and inward investment for the UK. We aim to highlight the UK a world leading destination for technological innovation, expertise in aerospace, advanced engineering and manufacturing.  Click through to learn more and register your interest.

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Setting up in the UK seminar

Do you want to take your company to the UK?

Join the UK's Department for International Trade's event covering the top tips you'll need to get your business ready to hit the ground running.

We will be joined by Paul Beare, of London-based Accountants Paul Beare.

Sydney

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UK at Building Nations 2019

The UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) are proud to be supporting Building Nations 2019 in Rotorua New Zealand from 21 - 23 August 2019. Visit our stand to find out more about UK's capability in infrastructure or to meet with British infrastructure companies active in the New Zealand market.

Rotorura

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Smart China Expo, Chongqing, 2019

Chongqing

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Hear from the experts: Setting up in the UK seminar

Do you want to take your company to the UK?

Join the UK's Department for International Trade's event covering the top tips you'll need to get your business ready to hit the ground running.

We will be joined by Paul Beare, of London-based Accountants Paul Beare Ltd, and Suzy Schmitz, Consulting Principal at Melbourne’s Keypoint Law, who is an Australian and UK lawyer.

Melbourne

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YOU CAN: Find Business Opportunities in Azerbaijan

East of England Energy Zone and the Department for International Trade (DIT) in the East of England invite you to find out more about the offshore energy opportunities Azerbaijan.

Great Yarmouth

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China Digital Health Mission 2019

A week-long business development mission to China for UK based digital healthcare businesses.

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AI & Data Ethics fireside chat with Roger Taylor and Dr. Mariarosaria Taddeo

Join the UK's Department for International Trade for a fireside chat with two UK AI and Data Ethics specialists; Roger Taylor and Dr. Mariarosaria Taddeo.

Drawing on their expertise the discussion will explore:

  • Sector trends in the UK
  • Evolving conversation surrounding AI and Data Ethics
  • Opportunities for Australian and British businesses for greater collaboration

Sydney

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Food & Drink Meet the Buyer - London (020919)

London

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DIT Investment Series: Why the UK is Europe’s No.1 Tech Hub and What’s on offer for HK Entrepreneurs?

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Expression of Interest FinTech Trade Mission to Japan 2019

This mission will coincide with Japan’s largest fintech event, FIN/SUM, giving UK fintech/cyber companies an opportunity to learn about the Japanese Fintech market; pitch your product; and develop a strong personal network in Japan. This will be the 5th Fintech trade mission to Japan.

Tokyo

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SPE Offshore Europe 2019

Offshore Europe is the largest E&P event in Europe, dedicated solely to the Oil & Gas Industry. Ideal for Northern Powerhouse companies, the event programme will ensure you are up to date with the most significant technologies and can connect with a global network of 900 exhibitors and 36,000+ attendees.

Aberdeen

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Meet the Buyer: Food and Drink

Join this free Midlands Engine Meet the Buyer event to meet a group of buyers from Brazil, Mexico, Israel and Romania in the food and drink sector. The event will provide a dynamic and lucrative business environment carefully tailored to create, encourage and facilitate synergies in a series of 1:1 meetings with validated buyers to help you build key relationships which may result in you securing new business.

 

Coventry

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You Can Export: Agents and Distributors

The use of agents and distributors to enter international markets is common. But is it the best method for North West businesses? And if it is, how can you build and manage a network of these trade multipliers?

Lancaster

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Going to the USA - A Practical Guide to Expansion into the US Market

To help businesses understand the key elements to consider when looking at expanding into the American market, the Department for International Trade, North East will be hosting a seminar focusing on some of the main issues presented by experts from both the US and the UK. 

Durham

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LCV/CAM 2019

The Low Carbon Vehicle and Connected and Automated Mobility event (LCV/CAM) is the leading low carbon vehicle and technology event in the UK. It has attracted growing international attention; offering a seminar programme with a range of invited speakers and showcases a wide range of innovative R&D from our leading automotive technology companies and universities. It takes place on 4 and 5 September at Millbrook proving grounds: www.cenex-lcv.co.uk

Bedford

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LCV Experts Registration

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NHS Innovation Expo 2019

NHS Health and Care Innovation Expo is the UK’s most significant health event of the year. Hosted by NHS England, it unites more than 5,000 visitors from industry, local government and the voluntary sector. It showcases the best of the NHS as a forward-thinking system, staffed by doctors, nurses and managers who welcome innovation in technology because they recognise the difference it will make to their patients’ lives.

Manchester

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You Can Export: Export Market Research

Marketing research is the first and one of the most vital steps for any organisation considering entering a new market. This intensive half-day course is an invaluable introduction for North West businesses to the process of planning and conducting marketing research overseas.

Birkenhead

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ERDF Trade Mission to Food and Drink Business Europe, Dublin

An opportunity for businesses in the Food & Drink Sector based in the North West to exhibit at the Food & Drink Business Europe Conference and Exhibition held at CityWest, Dublin on 5th September 2019.

We are offering eligible companies an opportunity to exhibit on the dedicated North West Food and Drink Stand, and attend the conference with the potential to meet with key decision makers from food and drink processing, retail, food service and hospitality sectors. 

The exhibition and conference costs in Ireland will be funded under the Enhancing SME’s International Trade Performance project. The mission is open to North West based SMEs operating in the Food & Drink Sector, trading for at least 12 months, who have not already  received support through this ERDF programme - eligibility criteria apply. 

Dublin

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Meet International Experts Over Lunch at Offshore Europe 2019: Aberdeen TECA

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is offering UK-based Oil & Gas companies a unique chance to connect with DIT officials from around the globe over Lunch at Offshore Europe 2019: Aberdeen TECA.

The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA), Exhibition: Hall 3, Stand 3G30

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Exporting Food and Drink to Canada - Webinar

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An Evening Reception with the Red Arrows - Dayton

The British Consulate-General, Chicago, invites you to spend an evening welcoming the Royal Air Force Red Arrows team to Dayton, as they continue their North American tour.

Vandalia

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Spruce Meadows

The British High Commissioner to Canada, Susan le Jeune d'Allegeershecque CMG. and The British Consul General, Calgary, Caroline Saunders, invite you and a guest to celebrate British Day at the Spruce Meadows ‘Masters’.

Calgary

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GDPR Roundtable

You are cordially invited to attend an exclusive breakfast addressing the outcome of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), co-sponsored by the UK’s Department for International Trade and Bird & Bird.

San Francisco

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Translating scientific excellence into a global therapeutic strategy - Boston

Join us to learn how the UK’s pragmatic regulatory and commercial environment, combined with cutting edge study designs, can help you drive your early stage clinical programs forward.

Boston

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You Can Export: Introduction to Selling Overseas

This event is designed for first-time exporters to learn the basics of selling overseas and how best to plan to grow your business internationally. Hosted by Simon Bedford (Department for International Trade), this half-day workshop will give businesses the confidence and knowledge to begin their exporting journey, preparing them with an export plan, identifying the right markets, choosing a route to market, getting paid and more.

Doncaster

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Researching Export Markets: 10 September 2019 (AM session)

This free morning workshop will give you all the information you need to understand the potential for your company overseas.

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Introduction to International Trade

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Durham

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Researching Export Markets: 10 September 2019 (PM session)

This free afternoon workshop will give you all the information you need to understand the potential for your company overseas.

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III UK - Brazil Mining Forum

Belo Horizonte

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Expression of Interest FinTech Trade Mission to Mexico City 2019

This mission offers UK FinTechs a unique opportunity to meet key Mexican stakeholders--including influential entrepreneurs, innovators and investors in the financial services industry--gain insight into overcoming barriers to doing business overseas, and showcase their expertise at Finnosummit, one of the largest FinTech conferences in the region.

Mexico City

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ERDF Trade Mission to Tokyo Games Show 2019

The North West Trade team are looking to organise an ERDF supported trade mission to the Tokyo Game Show in Japan from 10th to 15th September 2019. 

The games industry in Japan is worth $15bn and Tokyo Games Show is one of the most important shows for the Asian region. 
Tokyo Game Show (TGS) 2018 was the biggest ever since its inception in 1996 with 668 companies and organizations from 41 countries and regions participating as exhibitors and 298,690 people visiting the exhibition. TGS 2019 is expected to be even bigger. 

As part of the mission to Tokyo Game Show, you will be accompanied by an experienced Japanese speaking International Trade Adviser. 

There will be a mission briefing by the British Embassy in Tokyo on Doing Business in Japan. 

We have been invited to bring NW companies to the Mobile Contents Forum event being run around the Tokyo Game Show and this event will be made available free of charge to these NW companies. 

Tokyo

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IAA 2019

The IAA is the largest motor show in the world, taking place in Frankfurt, Germany. The Department for International Trade will be taking part in this year’s exhibition, showcasing some of the UK’s most innovative automotive companies.

Frankfurt

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Digital Trade Advice Clinic: September 2019

Receive 1 hour of tailored advice on the best strategies available for growing globally online.

Leicester

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Red Arrows In Houston

The British Consulate-General, Houston invites you to spend a morning with the RAF Red Arrows.

Houston

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Walk the Export Walk: Export Champions Tour 2019

Join our expert, Jane Shepherd MBE from Shepherd PR, for a unique networking walk in the Staffordshire countryside, with refreshments provided.

Calton

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Brazil Tech Roadshow 2019

Curitiba e Londrina

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Midlands Engine Export Champions: Tour 2019

The Midlands Engine Export Champions Tour 2019 will be taking place in locations across the region during 2019, and you are invited to hear and see first-hand how they have succeeded, and to learn the secrets to their success.

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Translating scientific excellence into a global therapeutic strategy

Join us to learn how the UK’s pragmatic regulatory and commercial environment, combined with cutting edge study designs, can help you drive your early stage clinical programs forward.

New York

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You Can Export: How to Thrive at Exhibitions

Taking a stand at a trade show or exhibition costs money and is a collection of many different opportunities in a short space of time. To capitalise requires expertise many companies could not be expected to have. Our international experts are on hand to help North West businesses.

Warrington

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Grow your Business with Google AdWords

The Department for International Trade, North East invites you to attend this FREE one-day workshop, where you can learn how to make an impact with your own e-commerce site through Google AdWords and attract international customers.

Sunderland

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Grow your Business with Google AdWords

The Department for International Trade, North East invites you to attend this FREE one-day workshop, where you can learn how to make an impact with your own e-commerce site through Google AdWords and attract international customers.

Newcastle upon Tyne

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Opportunities in Exporting and Investing in Colombia - Webinar

Discover opportunities for your business in Colombia during this one-hour webinar with the Department for International Trade and ProColombia.

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Red Arrows In Dallas

The British Consulate-General, Houston invites you to spend a morning with the RAF Red Arrows.

Arlington

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MENA Innovation, Muscat, 15-17 September 2019

MENA Innovation 2019 will take place in Muscat, under the official patronage of the Omani Minister of Higher Education.  Click through to learn more.

Muscat

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You Can Export: Protecting your intellectual property

Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) are valuable assets for your business and it is important that you understand how these can be protected. This half-day workshop aims to give North West businesses an overview of what constitutes intellectual property, the legal frameworks that are in place, the threats from international markets and how you can protect your IPR overseas.

Wigan

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Ready to Trade: Post EU Exit (East of England)

East of England

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You Can Export: Introduction to Selling Overseas

This event is designed for first-time exporters to learn the basics of selling overseas and how best to plan to grow your business internationally. Hosted by Simon Bedford (Department for International Trade), this half-day workshop will give businesses the confidence and knowledge to begin their exporting journey, preparing them with an export plan, identifying the right markets, choosing a route to market, getting paid and more.

Leeds

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Red Arrows In Denver

You are invited to a celebration of the Red Arrows' inaugural visit to Colorado!

Broomfield

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You Can Export: Online Marketing to Maximise Export Sales

On their computer. On their smartphone. On their tablet. Ask any hugely successful North West business, the secret to marketing your product or service is being everywhere your customers are – and once you reach them, you have to serve content that meets their needs and expectations.

Kendal

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DIT Masterclass: International E-Commerce

This free workshop will help you to better understand and identify the sales channels and opportunities available to you.

Leicester

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Fast Track Exporting: Export Champions Tour 2019

Join our expert, Stuart Garner from Norton Motorcycles, who will explain how this iconic British brand have built their dealer/distributor network, how important that brand is, and how to access finance.

Castle Donington

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Red Arrows In Portland

The British Consulate-General San Francisco and the UK's Department for International Trade invites you to an exclusive evening with the Royal Air Force Red Arrows, one of world's premier aerobatic display teams.

Portland

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ERDF Selling Online Internationally - B2B Ecommerce

Understand global worldwide trends and potential in selling B2B through Ecommerce: how to increase your sales and online presence. 

B2B Ecommerce is growing. Forrester predicts that the USA B2B Ecommerce market alone will hit $1.8 Trillion by 2023. Hear from B2B marketing experts and understand the importance of SEO in generating a loyal following and elevating your ranking on search engine results pages. 

Learn about online customer experience and how this can optimise your conversion rate from visit to purchase. Find out how foreign exchange solutions can help increase the bottom line, mitigate risks of currency exchange and help with supply chain purchasing, discover B2B global marketplaces to reach millennial procurers.

Small and Medium size enterprises (SME’s) in the Greater Manchester area are invited to join us to take advantage of the B2B Ecommerce opportunities to help further your international presence, and be ahead of your competition.

Manchester

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You Can Export - America Made Easy

The aim of this DIT Southwest workshop is to provide insight into what it takes to be long-term successful in the US as a small to medium sized UK company. Our facilitator, US Attorney Tom Thorelli, will introduce companies to distinctions concerning how business is done in the US; the legal system; and how to take advance preventive steps to minimise exposure to legal risk will be addressed.

Bristol

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YOU CAN: Generate, create and publish articles for international media

Building brand reputation and promoting your company can be challenging when entering an overseas market. Publishing in national news and trade publications can be an excellent way to boost your international visibility, gain professional credibility and drive traffic to your website.

Sawbridgeworth

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Registration of Interest: Midlands Engine BioHealth Market Visit to Boston and Maryland USA

Join our visit to The MedTech Conference in Boston USA , followed by a trip to the state of Maryland: one of the USA’s largest innovative clusters.

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An Evening with The Red Arrows - Seattle

The UK Government Office in Seattle and the UK’s Department for International Trade invite you to an exclusive evening with the Red Arrows, the Royal Air Force’s aerobatic display team.

Seattle

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Australian and New Zealand Fintech Mission to the UK September 2019

As part of the ongoing UK-Australia Fintech Bridge programme, the UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) in partnership with Fintech Australia are hosting an exciting trade mission to London for Australian fintech companies. With support from Fintech NZ we are also extending the invitation across the Tasman to New Zealand fintech companies interested in the UK. A curated programme of events will provide opportunities for participants to meet and network with the UK’s innovative fintech ecosystem. Worth more than £7 billion to the UK economy, fintech remains one of the fastest-growing sectors in the UK and is home to over 50% of Europe’s fintech startups. The fintech mission includes participation at LendIt Fintech Europe 2019, Europe’s leading event in financial services innovation. 

Australian and New Zealand fintechs ready to expand to the UK are encouraged to apply for this unique opportunity.

 

London

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Bio-Pharmaceutical Mission to India

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is organising an innovation focused bio-pharmaceutical trade mission to India and are inviting innovative British bio-pharmaceutical companies across: • Drug discovery and delivery • Vaccine technology • Process technology and advanced analytics/AI in bio-pharma UK companies will get an opportunity to meet with key stakeholders and influencers from the Indian biopharma industry and also will get to meet potential buyers.

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Trade Mission to UK Space Conference 2019

Trade Mission to UK Space Conference 2019

South Wales

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Web Optimisation

 

 

Durham

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Export Market Research Clinic: September 2019

This 1-2-1 clinic will give you an hour and a half of free, tailored advice with our Export Marketing Research Specialist.

Leicester

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DIT at UK Space Conference

The UK Space Conference and exhibition is well established as the most important and influential event for space in the UK. For the fifth time, this biennial event will bring together the UK and international space community from across government, industry and academia to exchange ideas, share plans, develop relationships and seek inspiration to thrive in the new space age. The 2019 conference, taking place at ICC Wales, from 24-26 September 2019, will provide networking opportunities and build on the success of Manchester 2017. The Department for International Trade will be exhibiting and inviting up to 4 innovative UK companies to showcase their products and services to promote the UK’s capability in the space sector.

Newport

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Registration of Interest: Midlands Engine Market Visit to TRAKO 2019

Join our visit to TRAKO - the largest and most prestigious rail industry meeting in Poland and one of the largest in Central and Eastern Europe

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You Can Export: Setting Up in Ireland

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT), DIT Ireland, Squire Patton Boggs and Mason Hayes & Curran to hear expert insights on doing business and setting up in Ireland.

Leeds

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Managing Agents and Distributors

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Durham

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FinTech mission to Moscow

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is pleased to inform you about a speaking opportunity at a high profile conference “How to achieve success in digital transformation” that will be held on 25 September 2019 at the British Ambassador’s Residence. Click through to learn more and register. Registration deadline is end of business on 16 August 2019.

Moscow

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You Can Export: Recruiting and Managing Employees Overseas

Setting up your business overseas is a fantastic step for any exporting company and it may be something you’re already considering. If you're looking to develop an overseas workforce, find out more at this one-off event. With a host of expert speakers, we’ll look at the key HR considerations for exporters to allow you to feel fully prepared in taking the next step to becoming a global company.

Sheffield

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How to Succeed at International Trade Exhibitions

This workshop is for Tees Valley companies ONLY, eligibility checks will be carried out.

 

If you are a Tees Valley company click through to learn more and register for this event taking place in the North East.

Stockton on Tees

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Business Culture: Germany

This half day training on German business culture will help you to improve your communication with partners in the region. Knowing your way around the dos and dont’s in business culture will save you from uncomfortable miscommunications.

Birmingham

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Exporting: Is it for you? (AM session)

This free morning workshop will help you to decide whether or not exporting is right for your business, and showcase the breadth of support available to all.

Buxton

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Exporting: Is it for you? (PM session)

This free afternoon workshop will help you to decide whether or not exporting is right for your business, and showcase the breadth of support available to all.

Glossop

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Law Firms of the Future: UK Legaltech Mission to Spain and Portugal 2019

Madrid

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The Export Sales Guide to Minimising Risk & Maximising Profits

This half day workshop will help you understand how to establish an effective policy when dealing with overseas buyers and assess the risks.

Wolverhampton

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The Export Sales Guide to Minimising Risk & Maximising Profits (PM)

This half day workshop will help you understand how to establish an effective policy when dealing with overseas buyers and assess the risks.

Wolverhampton

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Red Arrows In San Francisco

The British Consulate-General San Francisco and the UK’s Department for International Trade invite you to an exclusive evening with the Red Arrows, the Royal Air Force’s aerobatic display team.

Oakland

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Immersive Advertising Trade Mission to San Francisco/Silicon Valley

This market visit offers British businesses the opportunity to explore the Bay Area's unique creative and media sector. The goal is to discuss innovation and business models in immersive technology spaces and to exchange ideas with leaders pioneering and pushing forward immersive use in experiential marketing and brand advertising.

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You Can Export - China Made Easy

This DIT Southwest masterclass aims to give you the tools you need to grow your sales in China. You will learn how to make the best of the opportunities available to your business in China through knowing what to expect from the market and recognise hidden pitfalls, greater insight on how best to position your product/service and how to make sure business relationships are not derailed by cultural differences.

Exeter

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Introduction to International Trade

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Middlesbrough

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RVE 2019: Meet the Buyer - Registration of interest

Come along to our free event to hear about our exciting new plans and why you should seriously consider joining with us.

Derby

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GITEX 2019

For details on showcasing your technology on the UK pavilion at GITEX please contact info@tradefair.co.uk. To get involved in DIT's additional activities around GITEX, please register your interest here.

Dubai

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26th World Road Congress (Abu Dhabi, UAE): UK Pavilion

The World Road Congress is an event that takes place every four years with the aim of countries sharing techniques and experiences in the field of road infrastructure and road transport, including highways maintenance and asset management. It is an excellent opportunity to showcase the expertise and innovation the UK can offer in this field in a global context and should help UK companies, including SMEs, to develop and expand their overseas market base and develop growth opportunities for UK plc.

Abu Dhabi

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Pittsburgh Tech Mission to the UK

This Mission will offer representatives from up to 10 Pittsburgh-area headquartered tech scale-ups the opportunity to explore the UK’s thriving tech ecosystem via a 5-day program. The mission is designed to help companies understand the UK & European markets, support their international growth plans, and develop their global networks and contacts.

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Northern Powerhouse offshore energy trade mission to the Netherlands

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) for this Northern Powerhouse trade mission to the Netherlands and the Offshore Energy Exhibition 2019 in Amsterdam. This mission is ideal for businesses eager to explore their opportunities in the Dutch market and beyond.

Amsterdam

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Shop Window to the World: Export Champions Tour 2019

Join our expert, Barry Tong from Stephensons Online Ltd - a business who know how to sell online, and the formation of the company is a story in itself.

Northampton

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Selling Internationally using Shopify

The Department for International Trade, North East invites you to attend a FREE one-day workshop, ‘Boost your International Sales with Shopify', where you can learn how to make an impact with your own e -commerce site and attract international customers.

Sunderland

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Digital Trade Advice Clinic: October 2019

Receive 1 hour of tailored advice on the best strategies available for growing globally online.

Leicester

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Selling Internationally using Shopify

The Department for International Trade, North East  invites you to attend a FREE one-day workshop, ‘Boost your International Sales with Shopify', where you can learn how to make an impact with your own e -commerce site and attract international customers.

Newcastle upon Tyne

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British Trade Mission to the Florida International Trade & Culture Expo (FITCE) 2019

Click through to learn more about participating in the British Trade Mission to Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, USA scheduled for the week of 6th October 2019 to partake in the International Trade & Cultural Expo 2019 (FITCE) on 9th and 10th October 2019 at the Broward County Convention Center and other programmed business activities.

Fort Lauderdale

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Exporting to Japan: is it for you?

If you are looking to do business in Japan, then this free event is an excellent place to start.

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Saudi Arabia Technology & Smart Cities Trade Mission

Riyadh and Jeddah

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Business Culture: China

This half day training on Chinese business culture will help you to improve your communication with partners in the region. Knowing your way around the dos and dont’s in business culture will save you from uncomfortable miscommunications.

Birmingham

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YOU CAN: Capture International Opportunities using Google Analytics (Norfolk)

Who is visiting your website and how can you utilise this information? Google Analytics answers these questions, making it one of the most powerful tools available to businesses.

Norwich

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You Can Export: Selling Services Overseas

Whether you are a law firm, accountancy practice, marketing agency, architect, financial service provider, business consultancy or other service provider, this event will enable you to have all your export related questions answered in one place.

Doncaster

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Export Market Research Clinic: October 2019

This 1-2-1 clinic will give you an hour and a half of free, tailored advice with our Export Marketing Research Specialist.

Leicester

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You Can Export - Improve your ROI for International Trade Shows

International exhibitions are often used to develop business opportunities overseas but they can be very expensive in terms of time and budget. This DIT Southwest tradeshow masterclass will help delegates to plan and make the most of international events for their business, as well as offer practical advice to ensure they get value for money from the investment. Delegates will have plenty of opportunity to apply what they learn to their own business.

Wotton-under-Edge

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YOU CAN: Do Business in Germany - Focus on North Rhine Westphalia

Join this free morning workshop to discover the business opportunities that Germany and specifically North Rhine Westphalia (NRW) can offer to UK companies!

Cambridge

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Canada FinTech Mission to the UK

The UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT), British Airways, Scottish Development International (SDI), and Bank of Montreal (BMO) are proud to announce a FinTech Mission to the UK for Canadian FinTechs.

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MWC Americas

Mobile World Congress (MWC), the largest global convener of the mobile technology industry, has launched an event in the heart of the global entertainment industry: MWC19 Los Angeles. One of the newest and fastest-growing tech events in the US, it will bring together leading companies and influential experts from all areas of the mobile technology industry to advance Intelligent Connectivity through 5G, IoT, AI and Big Data.

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The GREAT Entrepreneur Games

Looking to uncover the most outstanding entrepreneurs across Turkey, the UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) will be hosting Turkey chapter of the GREAT Entrepreneur Games which will take place on 23 October 2019.  The dealine for applications is 15 September 2019. Click through to learn more and apply.

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Northern Powerhouse Premier Mission to ASEAN

We are inviting innovative businesses who are experienced in exporting and looking for new markets in education, infrastructure, transportation and associated services to participate in this Northern Powerhouse trade mission to Thailand and Indonesia. The visit will coincide with activities leading to the ASEAN Thailand 2019 to maximise opportunities for NPH businesses.

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Education is GREAT Schools Campaign in China - New Regional Opportunities for British-style Schools

Education is GREAT Schools Campaign in China - New Regional Opportunities for British-style Schools

Guangzhou, Foshan, Shanghai & Hangzhou

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CEBIT Australia 2019

DIT are running a UK pavilion for 10 UK technology businesses to exhibit at CEBIT Sydney 2019, Australia's biggest technology event. Please click here for further information and to register your interest in joining the delegation.

Sydney

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Specialist Exporting: Export Champions Tour 2019

Join our expert, Michael Brunton from Mobile Integrated Solutions Limited - a truly fascinating business. This will be particularly valuable if your interest lies in aid-funded business and selling high value items, or if Africa is a target destination for you.

Sutton-in-Ashfield

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Advanced Engineering Show 2019

Birmingham

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Northern Powerhouse Trade Mission to SEMA, Las Vegas

Following last year’s successful trade mission, when companies from across the North of England were among the 70,000 visitors to SEMA, we are again offering companies the chance to attend the premier automotive speciality products trade event in the world. Click through to learn more. 

Las Vegas

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Singapore LawTech Trade Mission

DIT are running a LawTech Trade Mission for 10 UK businesses to visit Singapore in partnership with Barclays Eagle Labs. Please click here for further information and to register your interest.

Singapore

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Singapore FinTech Festival 2019

The Singapore FinTech Festival, run by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), is the world’s largest FinTech event, convening some 35,000 delegates from across the global financial community for a week of networking, pitch sessions, and high-level key notes/ panels from industry experts. Start-ups, investors, financial institutions, local ecosystem partners and government officials from across the Asia-Pac region, and beyond, will participate, to discuss, debate and showcase FinTech.

Continuing on the work from 2018, DIT's plan is to showcase a number of exceptional FinTech firms who have relevant products for the Asia- Pac market. 12 UK companies will form part of a wider UK delegation, designed to increase export sales into the region, and establish our position as the global leader of design and innovation within FinTech. 

Click through to learn more and register. Registration deadline is end 30 August 2019 at 1700hrs GMT.

Singapore

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Northern Powerhouse Trade Mission to Food Hotel China

Join this Northern Powerhouse-led mission to Food Hotel China (FHC) 2019 to explore the variety of export opportunities in the largest grocery market in the world. This week-long programme focuses on the food and drink market in Eastern China and the key cities of the Yangtze River Delta.

Shanghai

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UK Airport Trade Mission to New Zealand and Australia 2019

UK airport sector companies are invited to join a Department for International Trade (DIT) mission to Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). The delegation will visit Auckland, Melbourne and Sydney to engage with the key airport operators, contractors and sector stakeholders.

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Export Market Research Clinic: November 2019

This 1-2-1 clinic will give you an hour and a half of free, tailored advice with our Export Marketing Research Specialist.

Leicester

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RegTech 2019 Trade Mission

The UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT) in New York is recruiting UK- headquartered RegTechs to apply for the 2019 RegTech Mission to New York City and the RegTech Summit this November. This mission offers delegates the opportunity to showcase their expertise to the US market; engage with US regulators, VCs, and critical industry players; gain insight into overcoming barriers to doing business in the US; and to attend the Regtech Summit in New York.

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MAPIC

Visit DIT at the UK Lounge and meet the wealth of established brands that exist within the UK’s retail sector, and the innovative services and supply solutions UK designers and experiential companies can offer the international market.

Cannes

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Northern Powerhouse trade mission to Medica 2019

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) for this Northern Powerhouse trade mission to Medica, the world’s largest medical technology and life sciences exhibition. This mission is ideal for businesses in the medical sector wanting to showcase their expertise and innovative products.

Düsseldorf

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Midlands Engine Market Visit: Kenya and Uganda

Join our visit to Kenya and Uganda focusing on the infrastructure sector. This visit is only open to companies based in the Midlands.

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Fintech, Blockchain & Artificial Intelligence Training Trade Mission to Mauritius

Introducing British professional training providers in Fintech, Blockchain and AI to Mauritius.

Port Louis, Mauritius

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Northern Powerhouse Mission to Smart City Expo, Barcelona

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) at the Smart City Expo, where executives, city representatives and academics from around the world meet to explore a better future for our cities. Smart City Expo World Congress is the leading international event on urban development, with over 21,000 attendees and 800+ exhibitors from over 700 cities. Click through to learn more. 

Barcelona

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Medica 2019

Medica 2019 – here the whole world of medicine meets. A must for anyone wanting to experience tomorrow’s healthcare market live.

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Business Culture: USA

This half day training on American business culture will help you to improve your communication with partners in the region. Knowing your way around the dos and dont’s in business culture will save you from uncomfortable miscommunications.

Birmingham

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Northern Powerhouse Premier Trade Mission to Colombia

This trade mission is a great opportunity for infrastructure, construction, rail, aeroservices and supply chain businesses from the sector as well as consulting and design businesses who want to grow their business in Latin America. The mission will visit Corporación Colombia Internacional (CCI)in Colombia, offering delegates the chance to meet with key influencers and decision makers.

Cartagena

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IAAPA Expo 2019

Join the Department for International Trade on their stand at the IAAPA Attractions Expo 2019, the leading global conference and trade show for the attractions industry. The Expo has 1,100 exhibitors, 21,000 buyers and 32,000 industry professionals from over 100 countries in attendance.

Orlando

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Digital Trade Advice Clinic: November 2019

Receive 1 hour of tailored advice on the best strategies available for growing globally online.

Leicester

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BODW 2019

Business of Design Week (BODW) is Asia's leading annual event on design, innovation and brands. As BODW's Partner Country for 2019, the UK will showcase the best of British design and demonstrate our leadership in creative thinking and design management.

Hong Kong

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Export Market Research Clinic: December 2019

This 1-2-1 clinic will give you an hour and a half of free, tailored advice with our Export Marketing Research Specialist.

Leicester

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Registration of Interest: Midlands Engine Market Visit to AusRAIL Plus 2019

Join our visit to AusRAIL PLUS 2019 - the largest rail event in the southern hemisphere.

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UK Rail Pavilion at AusRAIL PLUS 2019

UK rail suppliers are invited to sign up to exhibit on a Railway Industry Association (RIA) arranged UK Pavilion at AusRail PLUS 2019 being held in Sydney, Australia.  The pavilion has the support of 12 Department for International Trade (DIT) Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP) grants worth £2000 per UK SME company. Download the UK Pavilion at AusRail PLUS flyer for more information.

Sydney

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Overseas Opportunities in High Growth Markets

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Durham

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Digital Trade Advice Clinic: December 2019

Receive 1 hour of tailored advice on the best strategies available for growing globally online.

Leicester

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Healthcare: Trade Mission to India

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is organising an innovation focused bio-pharmaceutical trade mission to India and are inviting innovative British bio-pharmaceutical companies across: • Drug discovery and delivery • Vaccine technology • Process technology and advanced analytics/AI in bio-pharma UK companies will get an opportunity to meet with key stakeholders and influencers from the Indian biopharma industry and also will get to meet potential buyers.

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Registration of Interest: Midlands Engine Market Visit to Arab Health 2020

Join our visit to Arab Health, the largest gathering of healthcare and trade professionals in the MENA region. This event is organised by the East Midlands.

Dubai

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Routes to Global Market

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Durham

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Registration of Interest: Midlands Engine Market Visit to CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020

Join our visit to CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020, North America’s largest construction exhibition. This event is organised by the East Midlands.

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SXSW 2020

Are you attending SXSW 2020?

Whether you’re looking to return to SXSW or you’re a company interested in attending for the first time, we want you to join the UK Department for International Trade (DIT) at SXSW to get the most from this celebration of the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries in March 2020 in Austin, USA.

SXSW is a world class destination for discovery and offers endless opportunities to foster business development and professional growth alike. The 10-day festival has an estimated 300,000 visitors. From entrepreneurs and investors to cutting-edge digital disruptors – the perfect audience for you to make contacts and demonstrate your company’s creativity, expertise, technology and innovation offering.

Austin

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Designing Our Future Contact Us

Learn about the Designing Our Future initiative.

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