Marine Trade XChange 2018 – buy your tickets now

British Marine and Borough of Poole are delighted to present the Marine Trade XChange 2018 (Thursday 7 June), a much sought after one day Conference and ‘Meet the Expert’ event combined with a Trade Showcase Exhibition. The event brings together leaders and key decision-makers from businesses and organisations throughout the UK marine, maritime and advanced engineering sectors to exchange information, in•novation and inspiration!

In light of the UK’s forthcoming exit from the European Union, a major focus of discussions will be around manufacturing and the equipment supply chain. To identify UK manufacturing capabilities and availability, together with associated business support including international trade, finance, legal, skills and apprenticeships.

The day is also designed with interaction and business networking in mind, through a series of keynote presentations, panel discussions, meet the expert sessions and a trade showcase exhibition, aimed at delivering a ‘meet the buyer/supplier’ environment.

Keynote presentations will be given by:

• Local and Central Government officials
• Local Enterprise Partnerships
• Senior marine industry figures
• Business support organisations

The ‘Meet the Expert’ breakout sessions will include:

• Manufacturing and supply chain management
• Business support, including international trade
• Finance and legal
• Skills, apprenticeships and careers

Who Should Attend?

The Marine Trade XChange is a must-attend event for marine businesses and associated services from across the south of England and beyond, which are looking to explore supply chain opportunities, grow their business and increase export potential. It will be particularly relevant to CEOs, directors, senior executives, procurement & production managers from marine and advanced engineering sector companies, as well as:

• Allied Marine Industries (equipment manufacturers and support services)
• Maritime business services (insurance, legal services and shipbroking)
• Fisheries, Aquaculture, Shipping, Ports, Commercial Services, Coastal Tourism, Environment
• Naval, Leisure, Commercial, Offshore Renewables
• Government (national, regional, local)
• Public Bodies, NGOs
• Scientists, Academics, Trade Associations
• Media – local, regional, national and trade press (marine, engineering, business etc.)

To book your place at this exciting business event, visit the Marine Trade XChange webpage.

This story is from British Marine.

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