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TAKE OFF 2017: Growing Your Business Abroad

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Hilton London Gatwick Airport

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TAKE OFF 2017: Growing Your Business Abroad

Gatwick Airport has once again teamed up with the Department for International Trade’s Exporting is GREAT campaign to bring you TAKE OFF 2017: Growing Your Business Abroad.

The event will bring together a host of established exporters, government figures and support organisations to provide a mixture of practical advice and inspiration

Hosted by Michael Hayman MBE, co-founder of PR firm Seven Hills and co-author of Mission: How the Best in Business Break Through, delegates will enjoy a series of fast-paced speeches and interactive panel discussions as well as superb networking opportunities.

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The event is targeted at small and medium sized business owners and executives from London and the South East and anyone looking to expand their business to overseas markets.

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08.30 Guest Registration and light breakfast

09.00 Welcome: Michael Hayman MBE, Co-founder Seven Hills

09.05 Welcome: Guy Stephenson, Chief Commercial Officer, Gatwick Airport

09.15 Exporting is GREAT: Joss Croft, Managing Director, Marketing, DIT

09.25 Fireside Chat: State of the Exporting Nation - Lord Young, Former Secretary of State for Trade & Industry

09.35 Panel Discussion: Taking Off

10.05 Keynote: Scaling Up: David Budd, Partnerships Manager at Funding Circle

10.15 Panel Discussion: Scaling Up

10.45 Coffee Break

11.10 Keynote: eCommerce: Eva Gustavsson, Director Government Relations, PayPal

11.20 Panel Discussion: eCommerce

11.50 Spotlights: Cracking the USA and China

12.05 Panel Discussion: Cracking the USA and China

  • Matt Wood, VP Network, Norwegian Airlines
  • Paul Cruttenden, Marketing and Digital Sales Manager, Cathay Pacific
  • Priya Guha, Rocketspace and former British Consul General in San Francisco
  • Juliet Zhoy, Head of Financial Services, China-Britain Business Council

12.35 Closing Keynote: Martin McCourt, former CEO, Dyson

12.50 Closing Remarks: Michael Hayman OBE & Guy Stephenson

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Close

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