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Growing International Trade:
UK Services Roadshow

On Demand


Helping Financial, Professional & Business Services in a world of opportunity and change 


Access this event on demand and hear from Government and leaders in the Financial, Professional and Business Services sector across FinTech, Accounting, Legal Services, Consultancy on how UK services businesses are already growing their overseas sales.

You will also learn about the export opportunities being created through technology and the UK’s drive towards clean growth as we approach COP26, and the support available from DIT and others.

Featuring the UK’s Minister for Exports - Mike Freer MP.

You will hear first-hand how to access business opportunities in key overseas regions, including how UK services firms like yours are winning contracts overseas.

Sessions on global change, sustainability, and emerging trends, will help Financial, Professional Business Services understand the role you can play in supporting new developments. 

This content-packed event will highlight the international opportunities available to your business and prepare you for your next steps in selling your services internationally.  


You will learn:

  • The Financial, Professional and Business Services regional landscape: business sectors, collaboration, and new growth opportunities
  • Green finance and embracing sustainability: Reflections on COP26
  • Established vs emerging markets: The new opportunities in services with key market specialists such as Canada, Mexico, the US and more


The event is divided into four parts and full details of the sessions can be found on the Agenda and Speakers tabs.


Part 1

Welcome & Introduction

Selling UK Services Overseas

The Role of UK Services in Facilitating Exports

Inflo - Building an International SaaS Business

International Opportunities - Meet DIT's Commercial Specialists in Market - Panel


Part 2

FTA Markets and the Opportunities for Growth: Commercial Specialists in Market - Panel

Andy Burwell, CBI


Part 3

Selling Yorkshire to the World

The Sector's Centre of Excellence from Yorkshire and the North

Servicing a Sustainable World - Panel

Made in Leeds - Sold to The World, Knights Plc


Part 4

Agencia Consulting - How We Became a DIT Export Champion

Emerging Trends in Services (Technology, Sustainability, People) - Panel

We will be collecting personal information as part of our registration process. This information will be processed and shared within the Department for International Trade (DIT) and with selected third parties for purposes connected with DIT performing a task in the public interest or to fulfil an official function and the task or function has a clear basis in law. DIT takes your privacy very seriously. Your personal data shall be processed according to the Department for International Trade’s Fair Processing Notice available here.



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