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Rotherham European Business Festival

Yorkshire Tourist Organization Ltd. Social Enterprise Rotherham & White Eagle Association Sheffield

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 at 10:00 - Wednesday, 8 October 2014 at 17:00 (BST)

Rotherham European Business Festival

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7th October New Directions EXPO Entry Ticket Ended £15.00 £1.37
Promotion 100 free tickets for New Directions Expo 7th October Ended Free £0.00
Journalist & Media Free Entry ticket Ended Free £0.00
Gala Dinner Party Ended £80.00 £0.00
8th October Seminars Ended Free £0.00
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Rotherham European Business Festival

7-8th October 2014. New York Stadium, Rotherham

 'New Directions' for Yorkshire & Eastern European Businesses

The Rotherham European Business Festival 2014 is a brand new event organised by Yorkshire Tourist Organisation Ltd

We would like to invite you to join us in this fantastic opportunity for all UK businesses: join Rotherham European Business Festival to discover the potential in Central and Eastern European markets for your business.

Yorkshire is home to a thriving community of skilled and talented individuals originating from Central and Eastern Europe. They offer huge potential as customers, employees and business intermediaries, with a great deal to contribute towards the local economy.

Opportunities for your business:

There are numerous established brands across Europe yet to launch in the UK, offering great distribution and partnership opportunities for local UK businesses.
  • Meet potential customers
  • Open up new local markets for your products and services
  • Develop your business links in Eastern Europe
  • Network with well-connected businesses and support organisations to develop your business in new, fast-growing markets
  • Be the first to promote new products
  • Find new employees. Visiting the festival will help you tap into a pool of skilled and talented potential employees

Opportunities for individuals: 
  • Get advise on starting your own business; Do you have a great business idea? Organisations will be in attendance that can help steer you on the path to starting and growing your own successful company
  • Help seeking employment; The festival is a great place to find the support you need to gain employment in Yorkshire.

Exhibitors and partner opportunities:
A wide range of companies and organisation can benefit from exhibiting or becoming an event partner. These include:
  • Local companies
  • Social enterprises
  • Employment organisations
  • Business support organisations
  • Education and skills providers
  • Tourism and travel companies
  • Investment support organizations.

7th October New Directions Expo: £15
7th October New Directions Gala Dinner Party: £80
8th October Seminars - Free admission or Donation welcome.


 VISITOR OPEN HOURS: 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM both days


Expo New Directions


 Wednesday 8th October... Business Seminars

Open Hour: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm


Room 1 – Business Seminars

10.00 – Ready for Business – presentation by Rotherham Investment & Development Office & Barclays Bank. 

Speakers:   Martyn Benson    &   Robert Langley  

10.30 – Benefits of membership – by Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber of Commerce

Andrew Denniff                          Mark Hannigan

Andrew Deniff Chief Executive BRCC   &       Mark Hannigan Operations Manager BRCC

11.00   - UK Trade & Investment  - Help in trade & investment between UK and Eastern Europe


      Anna Parker MIBM, UKTI Yorkshire and Humber Language and culture adviser


11.30 – Connecting UK and EU Businesses – by Enterprise Europe Network in Yorkshire


  Speaker: Andy Taylor 

12.00 – Making the most of being international in the UK 
            by Inova Consultancy Ltd.


      Speaker: Marina Larios, Inova's Director

12.30 – Let us help grow your business – by The Skills Made Easy


Speakers:  Anna White & Pippa Proctor
            by The Skills Made Easy Account Managers

13.00 –  lunch break 


Room 2 – Business & Social Seminars

14.00  -  Yorkshire Tourist Organization link businesses to Eastern Europe


            Mario Staniurski  Chair @ YTO         Aleksandra Gierwat Director @ YTO


14.30 – Experienced with drugs or crimes? You can change your life – CRI
             SOMS project offer help for Eastern Europe immigrants 


    Speaker: Marcin Bielecki 

15.00 – Do you know any Polish victims of domestic violence? Help them!
            by Polish Domestic Violence Helpline


16.00 – Investment in Poland – by LCOI (Local Investor Service Centres from Poland)
             Property investment vortal LCOI (East Poland) EU funded project


     Speaker: Witold Mroczek LCOI project manager


17.00 – How to invest in properties in the UK?  by Fridomiacy
              Polish Property Networking Group 


              Darek Malacha Fridomiacy's Leader/ Property Investor




Partners & Sponsors: 











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If you have any questions, do not hestitate contact us:

Visitor enquiries:  office@yi-texpo.biz

Partners & Exhibitor enquiries:   yto@yto.org.uk

mob. +44 (0)7913202493   tel.    +44 (0)1709331125


Please print your ticket & bring it with you for entry!

Second day is FREE ENTRY but you neet to bring your printed registration to get access to the conference. 

Registration at eventbrite is required!


Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, it is. Other person can use this ticket provided it is valid.
Valid ticket time is wrote on the ticket.  

What is the refund policy?

Tickets are not refundable. Income from Rotherham Business Festival is
a donation to help YTO in support for Ethnical Immigrants at Rotherham & Yorkshire. If you can't attend, please give your ticket to somebody who can benefit the event. 

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

Yes, it is. Even if the name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee you can enter.


When & Where

The New York Stadium
New York Way
S60 1AH Rotherham
United Kingdom

Tuesday, 7 October 2014 at 10:00 - Wednesday, 8 October 2014 at 17:00 (BST)

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Yorkshire Tourist Organization Ltd. Social Enterprise Rotherham & White Eagle Association Sheffield

We, Yorkshire Tourist Organization Ltd., are a social enterprise
based in Rotherham-Sheffield Landing Zone 
(Northern  England).


About Yorkshire Tourist Organisation Ltd.

The Yorkshire Tourist Organization Ltd. is a social enterprise based in Rotherham (Northern England). Our mission is to promote business and tourism between Yorkshire and Eastern Europe, while realising the potential of immigrants to the local Yorkshire economy.

YTO’s strategy is to build a cohesive, inclusive community of immigrant groups in Yorkshire and promote the development of skills, employment and enterprise. We aim to connect individuals with our network of partners to remove ethnic barriers.

Yorkshire companies benefit by accessing a large pool of talented staff and taking advantage of our connections which bring great business opportunities by doing business with Eastern Europe.


More info...

www.yorkshireexpo.com - info about Rotherham Business Festival

www.yto.org.uk - about YTO 

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