Export Coffee Talk | Benefits of Co-exhibiting Overseas for Life Sciences Companies

July 23, 2024
10:00-11:00 am

Join us for the EDPNC’s next Export Coffee Talk on Tuesday, July 23 to learn how you can reach international markets and save money by co-exhibiting in a North Carolina trade show booth overseas. Small and large companies welcome!

The International Trade Development Team at the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) helps North Carolina companies to reach and succeed with product and/or services sales in international markets.

International Trade Manager, Melissa McGurk, will lead this informative discussion. She will share opportunities to co-exhibit with upcoming trade show delegations for the Life Sciences industry (medical/biotech/healthcare).

Topics to be covered:

  • What are the international trade events where EDPNC plans to offer co-exhibiting opportunities?
  • MEDICA trade show (Germany) – November 2024
  • Arab Health trade show (UAE) – January 2025
  • Swiss Biotech Day (Switzerland) – May 2025
  • Potential Trade Mission to Ireland – May 2025
  • What are the key criteria for becoming part of a delegation?
  • What does a shared booth space look like and how would I show my product/services?
  • How will my International Trade Manager support my company leading up to the show?
  • What financial support is available?
  • What are the qualifications for grant support?
  • What costs can I expect as a company that might not qualify for grant reimbursement?
  • How much does it cost to co-exhibit if my company does quality to receive assistance with the State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) Grant?

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Melissa McGurk

Melissa McGurk

International Trade Manager

Industries Life Sciences, Biotech, Medical, Chemicals

Email melissa.mcgurk@edpnc.com

Phone 919.713.3288