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Nov 28 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

WELLINGTON – le 15 novembre 2019 – Tous les entrepreneurs qui veulent apprendre comment mieux profiter des médias sociaux pour stimuler leurs ventes sont invités à participer à un dîner-causerie sur ce thème le jeudi 28 novembre à 12 h30 au Centre d’action rural de Wellington.

Robyn Gallant d’Eventurous Consulting à Charlottetown et Maureen Kerr de Kerr Consulting à Bellevue Cove livreront l’atelier bilingue de 90 minutes, nommé « Comment profiter de Facebook pour améliorer mes chances de succès en affaires ».

Parmi les points qui seront discutés :
• Les bénéfices d’utiliser Facebook pour entreprises ;
• La promotion de votre entreprise via Facebook ;
• L’installation de sa page entrepreneuriale ;
• L’ajoute d’administrateurs pour sa page ;
• La compréhension de l’arrière-plan de sa page Facebook.

L’évènement est organisé conjointement par le Centre d’action rural de Wellington et la Chambre de commerce acadienne et francophone de l’ÎPÉ. Le frais d’inscription est de 5 $ pour membres de la Chambre et 10 $ pour non-membres ; ce montant couvre le repas.

Il faut s’inscrire au plus tard le mardi 26 novembre en communiquant avec Velma LeBlanc au 902-854-3439, poste 228, ou à velma@rdeeipe.org.

Gulfood Trade Show
Feb 16 – Feb 20 all day

Gulfood, the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition, is coming back for its 25th edition with major alliance breakthroughs and multibillion-dollar export deals. The 2019 edition of the show was the largest to date, attracting more than 98,000 visitors seeking business opportunities and exploring the latest F&B products and innovation.
In line with its constant evolution to deliver an unparalleled experience for exhibitors and visitors alike, Gulfood 2020 promises to be a special one. Alongside industry veterans who shaped the Middle East’s food scene, join us to celebrate Gulfood’s 25th anniversary.

United States Capacity Building Workshop @ Halifax Convention Centre
Feb 24 – Feb 25 all day


Food & Beverage Atlantic, working jointly with the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Nova Scotia Business Inc., Innovation PEI, Newfoundland and Labrador, an Opportunities New Brunswick, is seeking Atlantic Canadian companies to participate in United States Capacity Building Sessions in Halifax, NS. These sessions will feature presentations by subject matter experts on all things relating to export to US.

This project is being supported by the Atlantic Trade and Investment Growth Strategy, a partnership between the Government of Canada and the four Atlantic provincial governments. If your company is currently exporting or if you are considering exporting to US, this is a not-to-be-missed session on what you need to know about exporting to the US Market!

US Capacity Workshop Poster

Agenda – US Capacity Building Session – Feb. 24-25, 2020

SIAL Canada Trade Show @ Palais de Congrès
Sep 28 – Oct 2 all day
The SIAL Canada is a must-attend event for all as it presents a wide variety of products and services that include food and food products, beverages, food raw materials, and ingredients, cooked and processed foods, canned foods, fruits, and vegetables, and other food items. It is a leading event in the agro-food industry and features quite a lot of innovative cuisines and delicacies. The event is attended by more than 1200 national and international exhibitors from 50 countries hosting over 25,000 buyers from Canada, the United States, and 60 other countries.   

We look forward to welcoming you on the platform for your business and development through:

  • The hosted buyer program
  • the unlimited potential opportunity of key visitors from around the World (though the SIAL Network)
  • Lead retrieval for all visitors who clicked on your booth
  • The numerous booth designs and hosts already programmed for you to choose
  • Saving on cost on of delivery, travel and accommodation
  • Chat system(private and public)
  • Live video chat
  • Webinars from industry experts

Please note that places are limited for the Premium package.