Thu 19th Apr 2018
Experts to share secrets of business growth at NI Chamber conference
Pictured at Fast Engineering in Antrim are (L-R) Nick Coburn (Ulster Carpets); Sandra Scannell (NI Chamber); Donal Durkan (Invest NI); Seamus Connolly (Fast Engineering); Ken McCracken (Power NI) and Shauna Burns (Beyond Business Travel).
Pioneering exporters together with global leaders and entrepreneurs will share their secrets of business growth at a major conference in Belfast next month.
Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s ‘Learn Grow Excel’ conference is aimed at any business who aspires to grow at home or internationally, focussing on key themes including innovation, talent, technology and knowledge.
Guests will hear from Seamus Connolly, Managing Director at Fast Engineering, based in Antrim, who produces the FASTANK®, a patented liquid storage container that is currently exported to over 80 countries throughout the world. As a highly successful exporter, Seamus will deliver an inspirational address on how global success can be achieved.
Meanwhile Graham Nolan, Business Design Director at Fjord Dublin, a multi-disciplinary research and incubation hub at Dublin’s Dock, will provide a thought provoking keynote address looking at how businesses need to adapt to evolving customer expectations.
There will also be a series of lively panel discussions and inspiring talks from a range of exporters, global leaders and entrepreneurs. A number of GB and international markets experts will also be on hand to meet with attendees, along with Invest NI’s global in-market team who will be available for one-to-one meetings and offer advice on specific markets.
The conference is supported by headline sponsor Ulster Carpets and NI Chamber’s SME Partner Power NI, with supporting sponsors Beyond Business Travel; EY and Invest NI.
Registrations for the event, which takes place on 23 May 2018 from 8.30am-1.30pm at the Hilton Hotel Belfast, can be made online by clicking Register Now – Learn Grow Excel Conference 2018