UK Defence & Security – supporting North East businesses to compete for international opportunities

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Join North East businesses within the UK Defence and Security sector on Thursday 19th November to discover the opportunities within the Defence and Security sector, on a National level.

With international sales of £18 billion in 2019, the UK is the world’s second and third largest exporting country respectively across Defence & Security.

If you’re a North East / Tees Valley based company who offer Defence & Security relevant products and services, join us for this webinar to hear from expert speakers who will provide you with invaluable insight into the sector; the major international markets; as well as the support available to help you win new business at home and abroad.

This is the first in a series of regional webinars across 2020/21 aimed specifically at Defence & Security companies within the North East. These sessions forming part of a range of engagement activities by the Department for International Trade that will inform strategic thinking regarding future sector-specific international trade requirements within the region.

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Speakers include:

  • Jeffrey Burcham
    Market Analysis Cell – Stats Analysis
    UKDSE
  • Elaine Scott
    Business Engagement & Opportunities Manager
    North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence
  • Tim Clewes
    Team Leader Events (UK) & SME Support
    UKDSE
  • Maj Kevin Cook
    OC Export Support Team
    UKDSE
  • Caroline Donaghy
    Director – Defence
    ADS Group
  • Scott Duncan
    International Trade Adviser
    The Department for International Trade
  • Andrew Kinniburgh
    Director General
    NDI