Go Global: Grow your digital footprint


In Summary

13th February 2020 | 08:15 to 16:00

eCommerce is here to stay — and growing at a rapid pace. The online opportunities to expand your company's brand presence and global reach are huge!

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In Detail

Join Midlands Engine in 2020 for Go Global: Grow your Digital Footprint, a free event focused on selling via international online marketplaces.

This event is for you, if your business ticks one or more of the following criteria:

  • A Midlands based SME with a turnover of £500k+
  • Are already exporting, with a web presence
  • Have a strong domestic business, have an e-commerce site and are ready to export through an online marketplace

Expect a thought-provoking start to the day with a panel session hosted by Jatin Bhurabhai, Ecommerce & Marketplaces Consultant from DIT, where you will hear from:

  • Candy Kittens - Jamie Laing & Ed Williams, Founder and Managing Director
  • BrewDog - David McDowall, Group Chief Operating Officer
  • Ohh Deer - Laura Philbin, Sales Manager

This is a great opportunity to gain some insight into how these businesses are growing on an international platform using online marketplaces and e-commerce websites.

There will also be the chance to ask the panel questions about their business growth.


This event is free.


NEC, National Exhibition Centre, North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham, UK