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Focus on the U.A.E. & Expo2020

November 16, 2016 at 4:30 PM- 7:00 PM

Hosted by the Master Cutler, Richard Edwards, at the Cutlers’ Hall, the regional Manufacturing Forum and the International Trade Forum are jointly presenting the forthcoming export event.

Focus on the U.A.E. & Expo2020
Wednesday, 16 November, 16.30-19.00pm

16.30 Registration & Refreshments | 17.00-18.00 Presentations, Q&A | 18.00- 19.00 Networking, Exhibition & Glass of Wine
Venue: Cutlers’ Hall, Church Street, Sheffield S1 1HG

In preparation of a regional trade visit to the U.A.E. in spring 2017, this event will give you an insight into the business climate in the U.A.E., opportunities that exist for UK companies, hearing from those that have experienced success and will give you an opportunity to register early for the participation of next year’s export visit.



  • Richard Edwards, Master Cutler, The Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire – Welcome
  • William Beckett, Chairman, International Trade Forum Ltd – Introduction to the event and the planned multi-sector trade visit to the U.A.E.
  • Mr. Abdeslam El-Idrissi, Director of Trade Services, Arab-British Chamber of Commerce – Insights and Opportunities for UK Exporters
  • Case Study – Our experience in the U.A.E.
  • David Grimes, Head of Sheffield City Region Growth Hub, Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership – Update from the Growth Hub


A fantastic platform for knowledge sharing, networking and establishing new valuable contacts

For ease of booking*, contact Renate Halton, click here to email.

*some restrictions to attend apply.

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November 16, 2016
4:30 PM- 7:00 PM
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Cutlers’ Hall
Church Street
Sheffiled, S1 1HG United Kingdom
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