Small Business Export Boot Camp
March 3, 2016 – 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Hancock Bank Building, 7th Floor Conference Room
Gulfport-Biloxi Int’l Airport, 3rd Floor Conference Room
The Innovation Center, in partnership with the U.S. Commercial Service’s MS Export Assistance Center and Marine Industries Science and Technology Cluster, have designed this program to assist Mississippi small businesses with learning the fundamentals for exporting products and services by developing skills in international marketing, trade finance, and global logistics. The program is created for first-time exporters or for those firms that are considering expanding to a new global market.
Key trade sessions will facilitate an optimal learning experience for firms to obtain first-hand trade knowledge and applications by gaining access to the trade, logistics, and export finance resources available to them.
Space is limited! Cost $25.00, payable by check, includes morning and afternoon business sessions, one-on-ones with presenters, lunch, and a Port and an Air Cargo Facility tour. Checks should be mailed to: The Innovation Center, Export Boot Camp, Suite 100, 1636 Popps Ferry Road, Biloxi, MS 39532.
Scholarships available! 30 scholarships available on a first-come, first-served basis for MIST members and those who sign up for membership by contacting Laurie Jugan at firstname.lastname@example.org.