Going Global: Exporting Expertise

1 April 2015

Go international at our free business breakfast seminar with networking at Cranfield University Technology Park. Join our panel of experts from 8am on Wednesday, April 15 for advice on how to export your ideas, services and products from those who have done it, as well as how to access the support needed to help you compete in global markets.


Keith Lambourne Export Director at ACO International, will share first hand experiences of his 37 years as a frontline exporter to more than 60 countries worldwide.

Martin Keepfer Trade Adviser Manager – West – at UK Trade and Investment, will take a look at the services, resources and support networks available to help you export.

Cheryl Salmon, The French Translation Company, on understanding foreign business cultures, and being understood, in order to make your business stand out from the crowd.

Cheryl Smart Chief Executive at Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce, on handling export bureaucracy and making sure that you get paid.


Cranfield Innovation Centre, Cranfield University Technology Park MK43 0BT. For more information and travel details to our offices see our map here.


8.00am – Breakfast
8.30am – Event start
9.30am – Event close & Networking


To book please email Matt Lloyd at  [email protected]

About the events

Cranfield University Technology Park’s free business seminars are now in their third year and are designed to suit the needs of growing businesses in the Milton Keynes and Bedford area, with topics ranging from finance and business development to apprenticeship programmes.

The events which include a networking breakfast are hosted in the Cranfield Innovation Centre offices’ conferencing suite and are open to all.

The events are delivered in partnership with St. ModwenCranfield UniversitySouth East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership (SEMLEP) and Central Bedfordshire Council