Events

The following events are open to companies on the Mayor's International Business Programme. If your company is not yet registered, you can apply to join the programme.

An introduction to lead generation

6 December 2019

Workshop

Come to learn the basics of how to create an outbound and inbound lead generation machine.

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Pre-Mission Bootcamp

10 January 2020

Workshop

If you’re applying to your first international trade mission, or interested in learning more about our overseas visits, please register for our Pre-Mission Bootcamp from 8.30-14:00 on 10 January 2020. This morning workshop is a perfect opportunity to learn more about our missions, hear first-hand from companies who have expanded internationally and learn from our expert team of partners. Please note, this event will be first come, first served.

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Meet the Corporate: Alibaba Cloud

14 January 2020

Workshop

Join us to meet Alibaba team in London for a networking event held at their offices. This is a chance to meet and network with key members of their London based team, and further understand how they are innovating and working with scaling businesses, helping them grow into other markets.

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Accessing the Chinese Market- Maximising Opportunities & Avoiding Pitfalls

23 January 2020

Workshop

Looking to expand your business to China? Join us for a dinner with Taylor Wessing, to get you started with your China entry strategy. If you are thinking of expanding your business to china in the next 3-6 months, please email louisdb@londonandpartners.com

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Improve your SEO skills with Simon Schnieders, CEO Blue Array

28 January 2020

Workshop

Office hours are a great way to get very specific free advice on business challenges you face on a daily basis covering a variety of specialised areas, the session will consist of a 30minute 1-2-1 with a domain expert. Simon Schnieders is the Founder of the UK’s fastest growing pure-play SEO Agency BlueArrayco.uk an investor and advisor in ClickMechanic and mentor at Techhub, Seedcamp and 500 Startups. Blue Array works with many of the UK’s best brands and startups; Funding Circle, The Post Office, Simply Business, Moonpig, Fluidly and Trussle to name just a few.

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Mentor Mixer

6 February 2020

Workshop

Come along to our mentor mixer event to meet MIBP mentors and help you scale internationally. A mentor provides experience to companies wishing to hone their businesses, working out how best to shape, innovate and elevate their ideas. With prospects for mentors and mentees to meet and determine career goals, this would be a fantastic opportunity we feel you could really benefit from.

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Trade mission to Australia and Dubai

11 to 20 March 2020

Trade Mission

Explore the explosive fintech and enterprise scene in Australia. The mission will visit Melbourne and Sydney. Subject to interest, the mission will also stop in Dubai for two days. 

Urban mission to Amsterdam and Paris

12 to 15 April 2020

Trade Mission

Explore the smart cities space in Amsterdam & Paris. 

Across four days, our delegation will meet with local companies (including corporates), do site visits to HQs and participate in a number of face-to-face meetings, roundtables and networking events.

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HR/People Tech Mission to New York

27 to 30 April 2020

Trade Mission

HR/people tech companies will meet big corporates who manage a large number of staff, whether directly employed, remote workforce or freelancers.

The mission will consist of a number of face-to-face meetings, roundtables, networking events, and site visits.

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Fintech mission to Germany

18 to 20 May 2020

Trade Mission

Companies will explore the banking, fintech and wider financial services sector in Germany.

This 3-day mission will consist of face-to-face meetings, roundtables, networking events, and site visits, having the opportunity to meet with German corporates, tech firms, investors and government agencies.

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Creative mission to Los Angeles

18 to 20 May 2020

Trade Mission

A fantastic opportunity for companies within Immersive and interactive experiences, connectivity, and future of work space.

We're primarily looking to bring companies in the following sectors: AI and machine learning, blockchain, quantum computing, animation, AR/VR, or those disrupting the media industry through innovation and technology. All companies should be relevant & have a use case for the media industry.

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Creative mission to Cannes Lions

22 to 26 June 2020

Trade Mission

Cannes Lions is the International Festival of Creativity, a global event for those working in creative communications, advertising, and related fields. It is considered the largest gathering of the advertising and creative communications industry.

This trade mission will consist of exclusive dinners, events and talks. Companies will have the opportunity to network with global brands and key stakeholders within our Cannes Lion fringe programme.

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