Latest News

18 Jan

Enterprising ideas to transform our future: Ingenuity19 needs you!

More than 1/3 children in Nottingham live in poverty, and 5.2million women in the UK live in poverty. How could you change this?

17 Jan

Free Employability and Skills Conference to be held to ensure school leavers are work ready

Business leaders and the education sector in North Derbyshire are being urged to come together to address employability and skills in the area at a free conference next month.

17 Jan

Further Funding for Medical Technology Trials in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire

Medical technology companies in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire can apply to cover 50% of their clinical evaluation costs.

International Marketing and Selling Cross-Border

Host: Digital Growth Programme
Venue: East Lodge Country House Hotel, Rowsley, Matlock DE4 2EF
Date: Thursday 21st February, 2019
Time: 9am - 4.30pm
Cost: Free

The world is shrinking by the day and having access to the internet, including via smart phones, means borders are no longer a barrier. You can now access customers around the world the same way you do in your local market, giving you potential for exponential growth.

An effective digital presence enables you to identify potential customers, understand their needs and behaviours and establish a way of managing traffic, either to grow brand awareness, facilitate consumer research into your products or services or attract new leads and customers.

During the morning session you will learn how to create an action-plan for an international digital strategy.

Topics include:

  • A look at how to use online research tools
  • Helping you plan for international website optimisation
  • Looking at creating a strategic approach to social media and social commerce
  • Understanding how digital lead generation and international B2B can help attract and grow customers from around the world.

The afternoon session will be tailored for selling goods cross-border. Specifically international selling via your website allowing you to test new markets with minimal investment.

Topics include:

  • Understanding how to operationally set your business up for international selling
  • International Conversion Rate optimisation
  • Strategic highly targeted traffic driving strategies for effective selling
  • Understand eMarketplaces and other sales channels as a new route to market.

Event eligibility:

In order to attend this fully-funded event your organisation must have registered and have been verified as eligible to receive support through the Digital Growth Programme. The process of registration is quick and easy and you only need to go through this process once. Register Now

Please note:

Delegates from organisations registered to the D2N2 Digital Growth Programme are only able to book a place on events located within Derby, Derbyshire Nottingham or Nottinghamshire.

We can only accommodate one delegate per organisation on this workshop.


Book Now