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22 - 25 January 2020
ExCel London

Department for International Trade 2018 highlights

The Department for International Trade partnered with Bett 2018 to connect UK based businesses with international prospects. Through the Export Theatre and 1-2-1 meetings programme, exciting export opportunities were explored and developed.

If you missed out on the Export Theatre at the show, check out highlight sessions below for relevant advice on sending your EdTech products and services abroad.

Outlining the ASEAN market 

ASEAN’s private sector and the region’s growing middle class are investing increasing amounts in education and training. Learn more about the opportunities UK companies can access.


Panel session: What are international schools looking for? 

Explore the discussion on understanding the different types of schools and how to tailor your product accordingly.


International development opportunities 

Education experts from the UK have a lot to offer in the international development context. Find out how you can contribute. 


Opportunities and challenges of exporting to China

Watch how to create awareness of your product in China and learn about the common challenges faced in its current EdTech market.


Developing a successful social media content strategy

Need to know how to build your social media platform and create a following? This video will equip you with the essential tips and tools.

Digital content: what do schools really want?

Learn what digital content schools are looking for, and how to get your step in the door. The most popular Export Theatre session, this is a must watch!

Is it still worth focusing on the European market?

Is Europe still a market? In the face of Brexit, learn about accessing the European market, and huge potential it still holds for many UK businesses.


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DIT services for your business, available all year round

Export Profile:

Build an Export Profile to showcase your company's outstanding projects to buyers, give your company international credibility by displaying independent data from Companies House and make it easier for international buyers to find you.

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Export Opportunities:

Find and apply for overseas opportunities from businesses looking for products or services like yours. Currently there are over 1,400 export opportunities on the website and one of them may be the perfect fit for your business.

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Event Platform:

Register online for one of DIT’s trade missions, industry conferences, or workshops. This comprehensive calendar of DIT-led or DIT-supported events can provide your company with the exposure or training to maximise your exporting potential. Search and filter the list to find the events most relevant to your sector and interests.

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Looking to sell overseas?

Exporting is greatThe Department for International Trade 'How to sell overseas guide' provides practical advice for UK companies looking to go abroad. Read the guide to find out the first four steps, and start your exporting journey now. 

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