Trade delegation opportunities to Chennai

Posted on 26 January 2017 (Permalink)

Innovation Birmingham has a fantastic opportunity for 10 – 15 companies looking for opportunities to trade with, build relationships with or gain investment from India, but you need to act now to secure a place.

The opportunity is a trade delegation trip to Chennai for the IESS 2017 conference and exhibition, 16 – 18 March. All or most of the expenses for the trip are covered and include partners Tech Link setting up appropriate business development meetings between you and potential investors, partners and customers out in India. They are also in touch with the local Foreign and Commonwealth Office in Chennai who are looking at additional meetings to make the trip as worthwhile as possible.

The Incentive Package for British delegates via Tech Link approval is:

  • B2B Meetings with profile-matched Indian exhibitors for business partnership
  • Opportunity to network with circa 10,000 business visitors and 500 delegates
  • Wide circulation of the delegate profile throughout EEPC Network (around 13,000 engineering members) & non-members’ database (100,000).
  • Air fare reimbursement up to Europe $500 or US $800 on production of copies of passport, the air ticket showing the price or invoice or payment evidence and B2B meetings’ confirmation
  • Complimentary three nights hotel stay (15, 16 and 17 March). Hotel check in/out timing is usually 12 noon and delegates should arrange tickets accordingly. Any additional night will be charged at US$150 per night
  • Invitations to Indian Culture Program and Gala Dinner
  • Complimentary airport pick-up and drop shuttle service
  • Complimentary Exhibition centre drop and pick up
  • Complimentary lunch and refreshments at the exhibition centre.

Numbers are limited and those interested in attending should contact Pia Pearson for more information by end of 27 January. Please also include:

  • single paragraph on your business (please be brief and to the point)
  • website address
  • delegate names who will attend
  • the top three things you’d like to get out of it (be as specific as you can as these will be used to find meetings for you).