The staging of a ground-breaking, memorable and outstanding Summit that helps Northern SMEs to win new orders across a range of African markets, and build closer business and trade links between Africa and England’s North to accelerate the post COVID economic recovery.
Working closely with Department of International Trade, the Summit in Manchester will provide a trusted entry point into Africa and the Caribbean that will support and champion UK SMEs and their peers in Commonwealth countries to work together to address and solve global challenges and win new business
Businesses will gain a value opportunity to meet buyers, key decision makers and access a range of services designed to help them to export with confidence, and win new customers.
Target Markets: Kenya, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi, Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, Mozambique
Priority Sectors: Green Economy, Energy, Infrastructure, Agri-Tech, Education & Training, Healthcare & Innovation, Technology, Financial & professional Services, Manufacturing
This event is aimed at business-to-business SMEs in the North of England – whether new to exporting or those wishing to grow their business in other parts of Africa.
It is also targeted at Higher Education Institutions wishing to promote their world leading research and teaching excellence.