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May
11
Tue
2021
Trade Accelerator Program (TAP)
May 11 all day

The Halifax Trade Accelerator Program is now open to applications from ALL Atlantic Provinces!


Watch our TAP Info Session to learn all about the Trade Accelerator Program and how it can help grow your business through export.

TAP Info Session

Prepare your business for the next level.

The Trade Accelerator Program is an innovative initiative, designed to accelerate the strategic development of your business and to better prepare you for an expansion into international markets. In addition to our in-class program, virtual formats are now available, depending on the region. Please contact us for more details.

Grow with the right tools.

We will connect your business with top industry experts, provide you with the necessary coaching needed to build a personalized export strategy, and equip you with the tools and resources to find success as you grow your business.

Explore New Markets

More than 71% of participants are now actively exporting in markets including China, India, Mexico, Japan, Sweden, U.K., Italy, and the United States.

Grow Your Business

Average growth of 33% in export sales in one year after participation.

Build Confidence

Nearly 90% of participants declared themselves better prepared to do business internationally upon completing the program.


TAP HALIFAX SPRING 2021 COHORT DATES:

Day 1: Strategic Planning – May 4, 2021

Day 2: Support and Advisory Resources – May 5, 2021

Day 3: Sales & Marketing – May 11, 2021

Day 4: Legal and Tax Implications to Going Global – May 18, 2021

Day 5: International Finance – May 26, 2021

Day 6: Building Capacity & Supply Chain Management – June 1, 2021

Day 7: Sales & Marketing – June 2, 2021


Phase 1: Discover

The program comprises intensive workshops that familiarizes participants with the available exporting resources, introduces high-level experts in key functions of international trade, stimulates peer-to-peer exchange of ideas & experiences, and provides guidance in recognizing and handling business challenges.

Phase 2: Develop

Participants will receive hands-on support from leading Canadian export advisors in the development of their Export Plan. Participants will initiate tackle key sections of their export plan, detailing strategic objectives, market entry methods, international marketing plan, as well as supply chain and operational resources.

Phase 3: Build

Over the course of the program, participants will develop their trade plan. They will have the full support of export advisors to guide and assist them in developing an export plan that is realistic, high quality, and fully integrated with their overall business strategy. All export plans receive a written assessment from our expert team.

Phase 4: Accelerate

The final phase of the program is focused on mentoring, constructive feedback, solutions, and reinforcing business relationships. After reviewing the export plan, participants will receive individual mentoring sessions from our expert partners where potential solutions and ways forward are explored. Participants will walk away with a complete Strategic Export Plan!


TAP VIRTUAL PROGRAM

TAP Virtual is delivered in 7-half day sessions held over several few weeks, concluding with a one-on-on mentoring session.

SEUS-CANADA GEORGIA PROCUREMENT WEBINAR @ Virtual Event
May 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

SEUS-CANADA GEORGIA PROCUREMENT WEBINAR

Tuesday, May 11th, 2021
9:30am – 11:00am EDT

The Southeast U.S.-Canadian Provinces (SEUS-CP) Alliance was established in 2007 to present the opportunity for businesses to enhance commercial ties, promote two-way trade and investment and encourage technological exchanges between the member states and Canadian provinces. The Alliance reinforces the importance of the long-standing U.S.-Canadian relationship and expands commercial opportunities in underdeveloped sectors and markets through new partnerships.

Members of the Alliance include:

  • U.S. – Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
  • Canada – New Brunswick, Newfoundland & Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec.

These states and provinces offer growing trade and investment opportunities for companies in both countries. Goods and services trade among Alliance members continues to thrive, with total trade exceeding USD $34.2 billion in 2020.

The SEUS-CP Annual Conference will return to Georgia in the spring of 2022.

Advancing Women in Cleantech in Europe Webinar @ Virtual Event
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Event Information: TCS: Advancing Women in Cleantech in Europe

Registration is required to join this event. If you have not registered, please do so now.
English : Toronto Time

Advancing Women in Cleantech in Europe Webinar

Date and time: Tuesday, May 11, 2021 11:00 am

  • Tuesday, May 11, 2021 12:00 pm
    Atlantic Daylight Time (Halifax, GMT-03:00)
  • Tuesday, May 11, 2021 9:00 am
    Mountain Daylight Time (Denver, GMT-06:00)
  • Tuesday, May 11, 2021 8:00 am
    Pacific Daylight Time (San Francisco, GMT-07:00)

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

DESCRIPTION:

As Canada moves towards Net-Zero by 2050, the opportunity for growth domestically and abroad is stronger than ever. In parallel, the COVID 19 crisis continues to bring challenges, but it presents opportunities as well.

In this upcoming webinar, the Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) in Europe will highlight European Cleantech opportunities, hoping to increase engagement from Canadian women entrepreneurs. The TCS sees diversity and innovation as Canada’s strengths and women entrepreneurs as taking a leading role in Canada’s Cleantech future.

This webinar will offer the opportunity to learn about Cleantech initiatives led by the TCS in Europe, helping you to better understand Cleantech trends and seize opportunities in the European market.

Join us on May 11th, 2021 from 9am–10.15am PT / 11am–12.15pm ET for this virtual information session.

May
18
Tue
2021
Trade Accelerator Program (TAP)
May 18 all day

The Halifax Trade Accelerator Program is now open to applications from ALL Atlantic Provinces!


Watch our TAP Info Session to learn all about the Trade Accelerator Program and how it can help grow your business through export.

TAP Info Session

Prepare your business for the next level.

The Trade Accelerator Program is an innovative initiative, designed to accelerate the strategic development of your business and to better prepare you for an expansion into international markets. In addition to our in-class program, virtual formats are now available, depending on the region. Please contact us for more details.

Grow with the right tools.

We will connect your business with top industry experts, provide you with the necessary coaching needed to build a personalized export strategy, and equip you with the tools and resources to find success as you grow your business.

Explore New Markets

More than 71% of participants are now actively exporting in markets including China, India, Mexico, Japan, Sweden, U.K., Italy, and the United States.

Grow Your Business

Average growth of 33% in export sales in one year after participation.

Build Confidence

Nearly 90% of participants declared themselves better prepared to do business internationally upon completing the program.


TAP HALIFAX SPRING 2021 COHORT DATES:

Day 1: Strategic Planning – May 4, 2021

Day 2: Support and Advisory Resources – May 5, 2021

Day 3: Sales & Marketing – May 11, 2021

Day 4: Legal and Tax Implications to Going Global – May 18, 2021

Day 5: International Finance – May 26, 2021

Day 6: Building Capacity & Supply Chain Management – June 1, 2021

Day 7: Sales & Marketing – June 2, 2021


Phase 1: Discover

The program comprises intensive workshops that familiarizes participants with the available exporting resources, introduces high-level experts in key functions of international trade, stimulates peer-to-peer exchange of ideas & experiences, and provides guidance in recognizing and handling business challenges.

Phase 2: Develop

Participants will receive hands-on support from leading Canadian export advisors in the development of their Export Plan. Participants will initiate tackle key sections of their export plan, detailing strategic objectives, market entry methods, international marketing plan, as well as supply chain and operational resources.

Phase 3: Build

Over the course of the program, participants will develop their trade plan. They will have the full support of export advisors to guide and assist them in developing an export plan that is realistic, high quality, and fully integrated with their overall business strategy. All export plans receive a written assessment from our expert team.

Phase 4: Accelerate

The final phase of the program is focused on mentoring, constructive feedback, solutions, and reinforcing business relationships. After reviewing the export plan, participants will receive individual mentoring sessions from our expert partners where potential solutions and ways forward are explored. Participants will walk away with a complete Strategic Export Plan!


TAP VIRTUAL PROGRAM

TAP Virtual is delivered in 7-half day sessions held over several few weeks, concluding with a one-on-on mentoring session.

May
26
Wed
2021
Trade Accelerator Program (TAP)
May 26 all day

The Halifax Trade Accelerator Program is now open to applications from ALL Atlantic Provinces!


Watch our TAP Info Session to learn all about the Trade Accelerator Program and how it can help grow your business through export.

TAP Info Session

Prepare your business for the next level.

The Trade Accelerator Program is an innovative initiative, designed to accelerate the strategic development of your business and to better prepare you for an expansion into international markets. In addition to our in-class program, virtual formats are now available, depending on the region. Please contact us for more details.

Grow with the right tools.

We will connect your business with top industry experts, provide you with the necessary coaching needed to build a personalized export strategy, and equip you with the tools and resources to find success as you grow your business.

Explore New Markets

More than 71% of participants are now actively exporting in markets including China, India, Mexico, Japan, Sweden, U.K., Italy, and the United States.

Grow Your Business

Average growth of 33% in export sales in one year after participation.

Build Confidence

Nearly 90% of participants declared themselves better prepared to do business internationally upon completing the program.


TAP HALIFAX SPRING 2021 COHORT DATES:

Day 1: Strategic Planning – May 4, 2021

Day 2: Support and Advisory Resources – May 5, 2021

Day 3: Sales & Marketing – May 11, 2021

Day 4: Legal and Tax Implications to Going Global – May 18, 2021

Day 5: International Finance – May 26, 2021

Day 6: Building Capacity & Supply Chain Management – June 1, 2021

Day 7: Sales & Marketing – June 2, 2021


Phase 1: Discover

The program comprises intensive workshops that familiarizes participants with the available exporting resources, introduces high-level experts in key functions of international trade, stimulates peer-to-peer exchange of ideas & experiences, and provides guidance in recognizing and handling business challenges.

Phase 2: Develop

Participants will receive hands-on support from leading Canadian export advisors in the development of their Export Plan. Participants will initiate tackle key sections of their export plan, detailing strategic objectives, market entry methods, international marketing plan, as well as supply chain and operational resources.

Phase 3: Build

Over the course of the program, participants will develop their trade plan. They will have the full support of export advisors to guide and assist them in developing an export plan that is realistic, high quality, and fully integrated with their overall business strategy. All export plans receive a written assessment from our expert team.

Phase 4: Accelerate

The final phase of the program is focused on mentoring, constructive feedback, solutions, and reinforcing business relationships. After reviewing the export plan, participants will receive individual mentoring sessions from our expert partners where potential solutions and ways forward are explored. Participants will walk away with a complete Strategic Export Plan!


TAP VIRTUAL PROGRAM

TAP Virtual is delivered in 7-half day sessions held over several few weeks, concluding with a one-on-on mentoring session.

Jun
1
Tue
2021
Trade Accelerator Program (TAP)
Jun 1 all day

The Halifax Trade Accelerator Program is now open to applications from ALL Atlantic Provinces!


Watch our TAP Info Session to learn all about the Trade Accelerator Program and how it can help grow your business through export.

TAP Info Session

Prepare your business for the next level.

The Trade Accelerator Program is an innovative initiative, designed to accelerate the strategic development of your business and to better prepare you for an expansion into international markets. In addition to our in-class program, virtual formats are now available, depending on the region. Please contact us for more details.

Grow with the right tools.

We will connect your business with top industry experts, provide you with the necessary coaching needed to build a personalized export strategy, and equip you with the tools and resources to find success as you grow your business.

Explore New Markets

More than 71% of participants are now actively exporting in markets including China, India, Mexico, Japan, Sweden, U.K., Italy, and the United States.

Grow Your Business

Average growth of 33% in export sales in one year after participation.

Build Confidence

Nearly 90% of participants declared themselves better prepared to do business internationally upon completing the program.


TAP HALIFAX SPRING 2021 COHORT DATES:

Day 1: Strategic Planning – May 4, 2021

Day 2: Support and Advisory Resources – May 5, 2021

Day 3: Sales & Marketing – May 11, 2021

Day 4: Legal and Tax Implications to Going Global – May 18, 2021

Day 5: International Finance – May 26, 2021

Day 6: Building Capacity & Supply Chain Management – June 1, 2021

Day 7: Sales & Marketing – June 2, 2021


Phase 1: Discover

The program comprises intensive workshops that familiarizes participants with the available exporting resources, introduces high-level experts in key functions of international trade, stimulates peer-to-peer exchange of ideas & experiences, and provides guidance in recognizing and handling business challenges.

Phase 2: Develop

Participants will receive hands-on support from leading Canadian export advisors in the development of their Export Plan. Participants will initiate tackle key sections of their export plan, detailing strategic objectives, market entry methods, international marketing plan, as well as supply chain and operational resources.

Phase 3: Build

Over the course of the program, participants will develop their trade plan. They will have the full support of export advisors to guide and assist them in developing an export plan that is realistic, high quality, and fully integrated with their overall business strategy. All export plans receive a written assessment from our expert team.

Phase 4: Accelerate

The final phase of the program is focused on mentoring, constructive feedback, solutions, and reinforcing business relationships. After reviewing the export plan, participants will receive individual mentoring sessions from our expert partners where potential solutions and ways forward are explored. Participants will walk away with a complete Strategic Export Plan!


TAP VIRTUAL PROGRAM

TAP Virtual is delivered in 7-half day sessions held over several few weeks, concluding with a one-on-on mentoring session.

Jun
2
Wed
2021
Trade Accelerator Program (TAP)
Jun 2 all day

The Halifax Trade Accelerator Program is now open to applications from ALL Atlantic Provinces!


Watch our TAP Info Session to learn all about the Trade Accelerator Program and how it can help grow your business through export.

TAP Info Session

Prepare your business for the next level.

The Trade Accelerator Program is an innovative initiative, designed to accelerate the strategic development of your business and to better prepare you for an expansion into international markets. In addition to our in-class program, virtual formats are now available, depending on the region. Please contact us for more details.

Grow with the right tools.

We will connect your business with top industry experts, provide you with the necessary coaching needed to build a personalized export strategy, and equip you with the tools and resources to find success as you grow your business.

Explore New Markets

More than 71% of participants are now actively exporting in markets including China, India, Mexico, Japan, Sweden, U.K., Italy, and the United States.

Grow Your Business

Average growth of 33% in export sales in one year after participation.

Build Confidence

Nearly 90% of participants declared themselves better prepared to do business internationally upon completing the program.


TAP HALIFAX SPRING 2021 COHORT DATES:

Day 1: Strategic Planning – May 4, 2021

Day 2: Support and Advisory Resources – May 5, 2021

Day 3: Sales & Marketing – May 11, 2021

Day 4: Legal and Tax Implications to Going Global – May 18, 2021

Day 5: International Finance – May 26, 2021

Day 6: Building Capacity & Supply Chain Management – June 1, 2021

Day 7: Sales & Marketing – June 2, 2021


Phase 1: Discover

The program comprises intensive workshops that familiarizes participants with the available exporting resources, introduces high-level experts in key functions of international trade, stimulates peer-to-peer exchange of ideas & experiences, and provides guidance in recognizing and handling business challenges.

Phase 2: Develop

Participants will receive hands-on support from leading Canadian export advisors in the development of their Export Plan. Participants will initiate tackle key sections of their export plan, detailing strategic objectives, market entry methods, international marketing plan, as well as supply chain and operational resources.

Phase 3: Build

Over the course of the program, participants will develop their trade plan. They will have the full support of export advisors to guide and assist them in developing an export plan that is realistic, high quality, and fully integrated with their overall business strategy. All export plans receive a written assessment from our expert team.

Phase 4: Accelerate

The final phase of the program is focused on mentoring, constructive feedback, solutions, and reinforcing business relationships. After reviewing the export plan, participants will receive individual mentoring sessions from our expert partners where potential solutions and ways forward are explored. Participants will walk away with a complete Strategic Export Plan!


TAP VIRTUAL PROGRAM

TAP Virtual is delivered in 7-half day sessions held over several few weeks, concluding with a one-on-on mentoring session.

Jun
10
Thu
2021
BIO Digital – International Conference @ Virtual Event
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm

Join The World’s Largest Global Biotech Partnering Experience

BIO Digital is the world’s largest virtual biotech partnering and education event, convening thousands of global biotech leaders and innovators. Join us in our efforts to accelerate a BIO-Revolution through global partnerships, collaboration, and thought leadership.
Now more than ever, the world is counting on us to come together to advance innovation and discovery. Join us at BIO Digital 2021 this June!

Register Today!

  • New partnerships.
  • New insights.
  • New business.

Get a year’s worth of partnering done in just a few days at BIO Digital 2021.

Jun
11
Fri
2021
BIO Digital – International Conference @ Virtual Event
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm

Join The World’s Largest Global Biotech Partnering Experience

BIO Digital is the world’s largest virtual biotech partnering and education event, convening thousands of global biotech leaders and innovators. Join us in our efforts to accelerate a BIO-Revolution through global partnerships, collaboration, and thought leadership.
Now more than ever, the world is counting on us to come together to advance innovation and discovery. Join us at BIO Digital 2021 this June!

Register Today!

  • New partnerships.
  • New insights.
  • New business.

Get a year’s worth of partnering done in just a few days at BIO Digital 2021.

Jun
14
Mon
2021
BIO Digital – International Conference @ Virtual Event
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm

Join The World’s Largest Global Biotech Partnering Experience

BIO Digital is the world’s largest virtual biotech partnering and education event, convening thousands of global biotech leaders and innovators. Join us in our efforts to accelerate a BIO-Revolution through global partnerships, collaboration, and thought leadership.
Now more than ever, the world is counting on us to come together to advance innovation and discovery. Join us at BIO Digital 2021 this June!

Register Today!

  • New partnerships.
  • New insights.
  • New business.

Get a year’s worth of partnering done in just a few days at BIO Digital 2021.