Networking & App
Network with corporate and government leaders
Whether you're a startup looking to connect with investors, an SME looking for the right channel partners or a large corporate navigating the details of your next market, the Global Expansion Summit offers the networking platform for your business needs.
Seeking expertise about how to expand to the UK, Europe or further afield? Register for our Expert Clinics and gain the knowledge you need to take your business abroad.
To expand abroad successfully, companies need detailed, transparent information on foreign markets and advice on how to capture opportunities and mitigate risks. The Global Expansion Summit Expert Clinics provide an opportunity for companies to get tailored advice in a one-to-one environment and to establish connections for future planning.
Expert Clinic 1: Know Your Market
Monday 19th June, 11:00 – 12:00
Understand the risks and opportunities that await you in specific markets in a 10 minute one to one meeting with a local market expert. Gain tailored expert insights and obtain a realistic picture on what it will take to take your business global in your target market. Register your interest now!
Expert Clinic 2: Preparing for Expansion
Monday 19th June, 13:30 – 14:30
Know the steps needed to take your business global in a 10 minute one to one meeting with an international trade or business expansion expert. You choose the topic you need expert advice on, whether it be: navigating international tax structures, understanding local regulations, securing funding for expansion, available trade finance support or overseas market introduction. Gain tailored expert insights and obtain a realistic picture on what steps are needed to take your business global. Register your interest now!
Global Expansion Summit’s Speed Networking platform provides a structured opportunity for delegates to generate a large number of new business contacts in an efficient way. Every time you hear the whistle, you meet another new contact in this fast paced one hour networking activity. Whether you want to meet the Global Expansion Summit speakers, or you are a startup or scaleup looking to connect with venture capitalists, we can offer the networking platform for your business needs.
Speed Networking 1: Meet the speakers
Speed Networking 2: Connecting VCs with Startups & Scaleups
Delegate Networking Reception
Alongside the structured, tailored networking events on offer, the Global Expansion Summit also allows you the freedom to reconnect and pursue new contacts in an informal setting. The Delegate Networking Reception will take place in the exhibition on Monday 19th June, and provides an informal environment for you to mingle and discuss the day’s events with new contacts, while enjoying refreshments.
Official Global Expansion Summit Party @ The Sky Bar
The official Global Expansion Summit party will be held on Monday night at the dazzling InterContinental O2 Sky Bar. Come and be entertained under the amazing ‘night sky’ ceiling as you enjoy drinks into the night with friends and new contacts.
Registered attendees can access the Networking App to message fellow delegates and arrange meetings. Use this App to approach your key contacts before the event, or to follow up after the event. The app will be available to access prior to the event.