Wed 31st October

US eCommerce FREE 2-hour International Expansion Workshop

by GTM Global in association with techUK, GS1 UK & Partners

US eCommerce FREE 2-hour International Expansion Workshop

Wed 31st October 2018, 09:00 - 17:00


Are you able to capitalise on Black Friday 2018?

In 2017, US eCommerce sales hit $2.3 trillion and is expected to hit $4.5 trillion by 2020. US shoppers spent $5 billion online – alone during 2017’s Black Friday. Is your eCommerce programme able to share in the predicted 15% year on year increase in US sales?

To find out how your business can take advantage of the US and other overseas markets, register for a FREE one-to-one 2-hour mentoring session with experts from a mix of government, trade body and select commercial partners.

Key topics covered at the workshop:

  • Marketing, routes to market, channel partners, brand & SEO
  • Compliance / entry requirements, IP, GDPR
  • eCommerce, logistics and operations
  • Grants and aid, investment, resources and funding
  • Payments, taxation and employment requirements

Expert advisers & mentors include:

What to expect from the GTM Programme:

This workshop is part of the GTM programme which supports mid-market tech/digital companies on their international expansion journeys. By participating in the programme you can expect a mix of the following great benefits:

  • Advice & guidance from experts in international trade
  • Export readiness audits & market research reports
  • Access to a network of in-country specialists & trade partners
  • Go-to-market strategy development & market expansion planning
  • Compliance, regulatory & risk management planning
  • In-country distribution, sales & business development services
  • Access to overseas EDOs, accelerator programs & government support
  • Funding via an international network of investors & VCs
  • Curated promotions & offers for businesses transacting overseas

Please note, attendance is subject to the approval of the organisers who will contact you after you have registered.


Workshops run in two-hour slots throughout the day and are organised so that you have a series of one-to-one consultations with select experts relevant to your business needs and international expansion plans. There is also opportunity for peer to peer networking with lunchtime food and refreshments.

Who should attend:

CEOs, founders and senior managers of mid-market eCommerce and online retail scale-ups looking to expand internationally in the next 3 to 6 months and with turnover in the range £2m to £50m.


Places are limited so early registration is advised. The organisers will contact you directly to discuss your circumstances and confirm your booking, typically within 48 hours. You will be asked to provide information about your business so that you can be matched to relevant mentors on the day.


31st October 2018

09:00 to 17:00

31-10-2018 09:00 31-10-2018 17:00 Europe/London US eCommerce FREE 2-hour International Expansion Workshop This workshop is organised by GTM Global in association with techUK and select commercial partners and is designed for CEOs and founders of mid-market eCommerce and online retail scale-ups looking to expand internationally in the next 3 to 6 months.

GS1 UK Ltd, Hasilwood House, 60 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AW



Hasilwood House

60 Bishopsgate

London EC2N 4AW

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