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Our packed events calendar provides regular opportunities to meet and mingle with like-minded individuals, acquire new skills, exchange ideas and information and build up a network of new business contacts. From breakfast networking to exhibitions and speaker lunches, there’s an event to suit all diaries, budgets and business lifestyles. View our latest events below.

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July 2016

Focus on the Middle East & Iran

29th July 2016, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
NWLCC Training Suite, 1 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way
Blackpool, Lancashire FY4 2RN United Kingdom
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Sell goods and services to the exploding economic markets of Iran and the Gulf States. This International Trade Workshop by the North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce will show you how.

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August 2016

Focus On South America

26th August 2016, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
NWLCC Training Suite, 1 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way
Blackpool, Lancashire FY4 2RN United Kingdom
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Expand your business into one of the fastest growing markets overseas: South America. This area of the world is teeming with opportunity and with this workshop, you can learn how to take that step toward a new level of business success, by way of South America!

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October 2016
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Meet The Buyer – Selling to Defence

25th October 2016, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
NWLCC Training Suite, 1 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way
Blackpool, Lancashire FY4 2RN United Kingdom
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DSS staff attend 50 exhibitions, seminars & ‘Meet the Buyer’ events each year to provide advice and guidance to companies (often SMEs) wishing to become a defence supplier and give ‘Selling to the MOD’ presentations.

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£20

Focus On West Africa: International Trade Connect

28th October 2016, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
NWLCC Training Suite, 1 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way
Blackpool, Lancashire FY4 2RN United Kingdom
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The Department of International Trade’s West Africa expert Lynne Gillen, and the Overseas Business Network Initiative as they introduce you to the region and the opportunities on offer. David MacMillan from African logistics experts Bollore will share their experiences of trading in the region.

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November 2016
£20

Arab and European Certificates of Origin Workshop

2nd November 2016, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
NWLCC Preston Office, 9-10 Eastway Business Village ,Oliver’s Place
Preston, Lancashire PR2 9WT United Kingdom
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This workshop will take a practical approach to completing Arab and European Certificates of Origin. It is ideal for anyone new to export documentation as well as helping those who need refreshing or reminding of the issuing bodies’ requirements.

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£20

Focus On Mexico: International Trade Workshop

25th November 2016, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
NWLCC Training Suite, 1 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way
Blackpool, Lancashire FY4 2RN United Kingdom
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This is your opportunity to join the Department of International Trade’s Mexico expert Karl Susol and the Overseas Business Network Initiative’s Susana Cordoba as they introduce you to the region and the opportunities on offer. The morning will conclude with individual market opportunity meetings with the speakers.

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