1. National Electronics Week. NEC, Birmingham: 18-19 April 2012
NEL is the largest promotional platform in the UK for the Manufacturing Industry. It spans design to final manufacture and champions areas in live production, wireless, embedded, components, design, test, training, power supplies, power electronics.
We will support the event through an international networking area, hosting B2B meetings between potential overseas buyers and UK companies. This is an opportunity for your companies to engage with over 1000 exhibitors and an estimated 34,000 visitors, who will attend NEW and a number of co-located exhibitions including:
• the Independent Power Energy and Electricity Event (IPEE)
1 Drives and Controls
3 the International Fluid Power Exhibition (IFPEX)
4 Plant and Asset Management
5 MACH 2012
Key exhibitors at NEW include Panasonic, Pace, ARM, XJTag and Ferranti Technologies.
For approved overseas companies UKTI will pay for hotel accommodation for the nights of 17th, 18th, 19th April on a B&B basis for one delegate per company, and will provide transport to/from the NEC on the 18th and 19th April. All other costs of getting to / staying in the UK will need to be paid for by the overseas delegates.
We may not be able to provide interpreters so attending delegates must be able to understand and communicate well in English.
NEW Website: http://www.nationalelectronicsweek.co.uk/UKdefault2012.asp
2. HC2012 (formerly Health Informatics Conference), Business Design Centre,
London: 2-3 May 2012
HC has been the leading health informatics event for the UK for over 28 years. This year it combines two previous events, Healthcare Computing and Smart Healthcare Live into one. Organised and hosted by the BCS in partnership with the Guardian, the event will for the first time, be completely free to attend. Key features include a conference programme and exhibition; and as in previous years UKTI will provide B2B meetings for overseas companies. In addition, we have expanded our involvement and will assist the organisers by securing speakers for the International Dimensions track.
For approved overseas companies UKTI will pay for hotel accommodation for the nights of 1st, 2nd and 3rd May on a B&B basis for one delegate per company and will provide transport to/from the Business Design Centre on the 2nd and 3rd May. All other costs of getting to / staying in the UK will need to be paid for by the overseas delegate.
We may not be able to provide interpreters so any attending delegates must be able to understand and communicate well in English.
3. Future of Wireless International Conference, Møller Centre, Cambridge: 26-27 June 2012
Cambridge Wireless are hosting the 4th ‘Future of Wireless International Conference’, the theme of which is: "The Reshaping of the Mobile Industry." The event features a conference and small exhibition and following last year's successful speed matching of UK companies with potential overseas purchasers, we will be repeating the format - short introductory meetings between innovative UK companies from the Cambridge area, and overseas companies participating in the UKTI delegation. Details of the UK companies that will be undertaking the partnering meetings can be found in this document:
As mentioned, the event features a conference programme to which UKTI has contributed content (Group 1, breakout sessions: International Business Acumen – Four pathways to international business growth: Technology, Opportunity, Funding and Relationships). Full details of the conference programme are in this document.
For approved international companies UKTI will pay for accommodation on a B&B basis for one delegate in the University Arms Hotel (http://www.devere-hotels.co.uk/hotel-lodges/locations/university-arms.html) for 25th and 26th June 2012; along with entry into the Conference and the Gala Dinner (a package worth £549 per delegate), and transport to/from the conference venue on the 25th and 26th June. All other costs of getting to / staying in the UK will need to be paid for by the overseas delegate.
Given the nature of the event we will not be able to provide interpreters so any attending delegates must be able to understand and communicate well in English.
Spaces are limited as we only have 25 spaces available for overseas companies, and the deadline for applications is 12 April 2012 (to ensure that Cambridge Wireless can undertake registration and allocation of introductory partnering meetings)
Any questions please don't hesitate to contact me.
Azrita Kadir | Trade Manager | ICT & Creative Industries |
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