Diversifying your export markets can help your business become more innovative, profitable & resilient – but it’s hard to know where to start. Learn about export market diversification and strategies to help your business enter today’s global marketplace at this event, co-hosted by the Halton Global Business Centre and the Oakville Chamber of Commerce.
This event includes opening remarks from Halton Regional Chair Gary Carr, a keynote address on trade diversification from the Honourable Mary Ng, a fireside chat and the option to attend two breakout sessions on:
- Funding options, insurance and financing tools
- Market research and new market entry
Breakout sessions will be facilitated by:
- Export Development Canada
- Business Development Bank of Canada
- Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade
- Canadian Trade Commissioner Service
Halton Region’s Global Business Centre (GBC), in partnership with the Oakville Chamber of Commerce.
The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion
The Honourable Mary Ng was first elected as the Member of Parliament for Markham-Thornhill in April 2017 and was appointed Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion in July 2018. Throughout her 20 years of public service, Minister Ng has been a passionate community leader and advocate with a proven track record of results in the areas of education, women’s leadership, job creation and entrepreneurship.