|Dates for the Diary|
International Festival for Business (IFB) 2016
Liverpool, 13 June - 1 July 2016
The world’s biggest business festival is back with three weeks of events, networking and deal making taking place at the Exhibition Centre, Liverpool.
To download the IFB2016 brochure, please click here >>
'Travel to Trade' funding programme and other benefits for IFB2016 delegates
London companies may receive a grant to cover the cost of their visit at an IFB2016 event if they are part of a delegation led by an experienced International Trade Adviser (ITA). On proof of registration, IFB2016 delegates have also access to other exclusive benefits, such as special rates at a range of hotels in the city during the festival and a 20% discount on Virgin Trains.
UKTI London is organising delegations to IFB2016 events. To find out more, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org
Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP)
TAP provides funding in the form of grants for eligible businesses to attend overseas trade shows.
Please see below a link to the TAP supported tradeshows for the full year 2016-17.
Full TAP Supporting List of Events 2016 - 17
UKTI London Events
Meet the International Expert
Meet with a country specialist for a pre-booked, 30 minute one-to-one meeting to discuss business opportunities for your business in that market. All meetings are held in Central London:
Thursday 9 June 2016
Meet the Expert - Czech Republic
Expert: Filip Franek, British Chambers of Commerce Czech Republic Head of Trade
Thursday 9 June 2016
Meet the Expert - Poland
Sectors: Food and Drink
Expert: Market Schejbal, British Chambers of Commerce Poland Sector Specialist
Wednesday 15 June 2016
Meet the Expert - Thailand
Expert: Greg Watkings, British Chambers of Commerce Thailand CEO
Wednesday 27 June 2016
Meet the Expert - Turkey
Expert: Ceyhan Karaduman, British Chambers of Commerce Turkey Sector Specialist
Wednesday 29 June 2016
09:00 - 17:00
Meet the Expert – Australia and New Zealand
Sectors: Financial and Professional Services, Education and Training
Expert: Odette Hurle, Head of Financial and Professional Services at UKTI Australia