Export North West: First steps to export

EXPORT NORTH WEST: First steps to export
8-10am, 28 June 2022, Bolton Whites Hotel

Free to attend. Breakfast and refreshments provided.
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Take your first steps to export

Exporting starts somewhere. Usually, it’s a small step.

And whether your products are physical or digital, or you provide services, make this event your first step to export.

With the Department for International Trade, Lancashire Business View is inviting businesses from across the north west to meet the businesspeople who have made those first steps and the experts who helped them succeed.

Our confirmed speakers (more to be announced) represent physical, digital and service businesses. Businesses like yours.


Business panel

Pamela Moffat, director, p3od

p3od provides solutions for human resource

s, organisational development and training and development challenges.
Pamela has been part of the Department for International Trade’s Export Academy and will share her experience of this and how p3od successfully started their export journey.

 John McKeown, director, Wolftown

Wolftown Distillery is an award-winning maker of small batch gins based in Ulverston. John has recently taken part in a starter mission to Dublin. He will share how the trip has supported Wolftown’s overseas ambitions.

Dom Raban, CEO, Xploro

Xploro®, based in Manchester, is a clinically validated health information platform that delivers information to young patients in a way which makes them feel empowered, engaged and informed.

Dom will share the story of his recent first steps into exporting and his learnings from setting up a new operation in the US.


Expert speakers


Chris Baxter, International trade consultant, Department for International Trade

Chris leads the DiT’s Export Academy in the north and will show how it can support first time exporters.

David Gorton, partner, PM+M

David will advise on mitigating risks of exporting and can answer your finance questions.

John Pickervance, head of commercial, Forbes Solicitors

John will provide delegates with need to know information from a legal point of view.

Register now and:

  • Meet the people behind the businesses who have made their first export steps
  • Find out about the opportunities, challenges and results of exporting
  • Get first-hand advice from DiT experts
  • Meet and network with other businesses considering their first steps to export

This free to attend event includes breakfast and refreshments.

Register now