Webinar: Canada Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) Ontario – Early Stage Exporters Session

16 April 2018
13.00 – 14.30 EST
 (You can convert this to your local time here: https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html)

Overview

The Ontario Regional Office of the Trade Commissioner Service is hosting a webinar for early stage exporters that want to better understand what it takes to be successful globally and what resources they can access.

Part 1: Exporting Strategy 101

  • Considerations when choosing your target market
  • Assessing your readiness + creating an international business plan

Part 2: Export Support and Funding Programs

  • Training and support programs that help your company prepare to work globally
  • Grant and financing programs for Canadian exporters

Part 3: Innovation and Growth Support Programs

  • Who can help me grow my business?
  • Who can help me innovate and do R&D?

Companies that participate in this event must have contacted the TCS Regional Office for Ontario, and have completed a Discovery Document. Please e-mail Petia.Tchoukaleyska@international.gc.ca if you have not completed a Discovery Document.

To Attend:

Click here to register

Only Canadian companies are eligible to register.

Attending this webinar

  • This webinar runs 30-45 minutes.
  • To attend you only need your internet connected device and headphones or speakers.
  • Attendees will be able to ask questions and interact with the speaker and other participants live.
  • Please log in at least 10 minutes before the presentation is due to start.

Frequently asked questions about webinars

Want to Get Noticed? Present a Webinar!

Webinars are a powerful item in any business arsenal – and running a webinar is a smart business development policy.  If you’re thinking about best practices for attracting new customers and growing your client base.

International Trade Council hosted webinars are attended by CEO’s of Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, chambers of commerce and small businesses alike. The average webinar receives up to 350 registrations, of which approximately 60{5fd5d0c347966b9ca8e0f456e16034dfe54ed0385696705fc3c1ddd66732c056} will appears on the day of the event

Hosting a webinar enables your company to highlight its skills, knowledge, products and services. The webinar would also benefit from the human element, it allows you to put a real face to your company, which assists in engaging your audience to become emotionally invested in your business.

What the Council will do to facilitate this (free of charge):

  • Provide the webinar platform and training
  • Send email invitations to all members and newsletter subscribers
  • Send email invitations to select target groups in the Council’s CRM (up to 2.3 million depending on the webinar subject)
  • Post details of the Webinar on the ITC website
  • Post details of the Webinar on the ITC social media pages
  • Send regular email reminders to registered attendees
  • Provide a live moderator on the day of the webinar
  • Provide you with a spreadsheet (Microsoft Excel) list of registrants and attendees with their contact details
  • Send a Certificate of Attendance to all attendees (PDF format – electronic copy only) together with an email containing the full contact details of the presenter

What You Need To Provide:

  • A fully developed 30-45 minute educational webinar (not advertising) on a topic relative to your industry.
  • The ability to answer questions and participate with the audience for 15-20 minutes at the end of the webinar.

Hosting Webinars Develops Authority and Trust

Hosting a webinar enables your company to highlight its skills, knowledge, products and services. The webinar would also benefit from the human element, it allows you to put a real face to your company, which assists in engaging your audience to become emotionally invested in your business.

If you are interested in hosting a webinar please email: webinars@tradecouncil.org