Meetup

Small Business BC Event

Growing Global | Importing Success

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 | 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Adopt a world-wide outlook for your business with our Growing Global meetup series. This series focuses on international trade topics including importing and exporting. Gain practical insights on dealing with foreign markets from professionals and other entrepreneurs that have been through the process to help you achieve your own international business goals.

We hold Meetups almost every month, and every event will be unique. Small Business BC Meetups are open to entrepreneurs at any stage of business and from all industries. Follow the conversation using #SBBCMeetup.

This month’s meetup will highlight entrepreneurs that have had experience with importing. Learn about how they got started and what they would have done differently.

Guest Speakers:

Reid Hemsing,  Two Wheel Gear 

Other Speakers TBA

Hosted by Small Business BC International Trade Advisers Nancy Duran and Laura Aveledo.

Agenda:
5:00pm-5:25pm – Networking
5:25pm-5:30pm – Opening Remarks
5:30pm – 6:00pm – 30 Second Introductions from Attendees
6:00pm – 6:30pm – Speaker Presentations
6:30pm – 6:35pm – Closing Remarks
6:35pm – 7:00pm – Networking

Light food and refreshments will be provided.

Registration is $10 online and $12 at the door (payable by cash, debit or credit).

Reserve your place now, as space is limited!

How It Works

Staying up-to-date and establishing yourself as a key player in your network are crucial to starting and growing a successful business. Take advantage of Small Business BC’s brand new monthly meetups, so you can stay on top of business trends and mingle with your customers, clients, like-minded peers and local industry influencers.

Each month these casual events that address common opportunities and challenges that entrepreneurs and small business owners face today, and leverage networking sessions with valuable connections.

Small Business BC Meetups are located at Small Business BC’s Lower Mainland location at Waterfront Station. Each month’s event will have a different theme and will also feature guest speakers who will share their experiences and provide valuable insight into how you can achieve your goals. Topics will include starting up, growing your business, and international trade.

Get live updates by following the #SBBCMeetups hashtag on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn, and join the Small Business BC Meetup group now at www.meetup.com/SBBCMeetup

How to Register

Step 1: Click the SBBC Meetup Group link.

Step 2: Find the latest SBBC Meetup.

Step 3: Sign up!