'Partner with Poland' event by emita, UKTi and BPCC

Lorien's operations director Bill Treddenick will be delivering a case study at a forthcoming international trade event being organised by both the East Midlands International Trade Association (emita), UKTi and the British Polish Chambers of Commerce (BPCC). The case study will review how Lorien's successful launch in Poland in 2009, since which time the company has been a member of BPCC.

The seminar will be held on the evening of 9th March at the University of Nottingham. Full details may be found on the emita website.

Taken from  the emita website...

"Poland, the largest of the new EU member states with a population of 38 million, is strategically located at the crossroads between Eastern and Western Europe and offers easy access to 250 million consumers within a radius of 1,000 kilometres.
Both the European Commission and the IMF rated Poland as the fastest growing country in the European Union for 2010 and forecast high growth in 2011 and 2012.
Discover how your business can take advantage of the potential this market offers by joining us for an evening seminar on Wednesday 9 March. Held in partnership with the British Polish Chamber of Commerce and UKTI, this event will provide you with:
•  The latest key market and economic developments in Poland, with a view on what the next 5 years may bring;
•   An overview of the business opportunities for UK companies in Poland including a breakdown of key projects attracting EU funding and how to access these;
•   Expert advice on the practicalities of finding agents and distributors, marketing your business in Poland and overcoming barriers to entry;
•   An insight into the logistics to and within the country;
•   First hand practical advice from Lorien Engineering Solutions, a Staffordshire based company, who will share their experiences of successfully opening their first office in Wroc?aw 18 months ago.
The seminar will commence with registration and light refreshments from 5.00 pm, with the presentations beginning at 5.30 pm. The evening will draw to a close at 7.30 pm followed by a networking buffet supper.
Prior to the event there will also be the opportunity to meet on a one to one basis with our guest speakers from the British Embassy Warsaw and the British Polish Chamber of Commerce, plus our sponsors Roythornes and RSM Tenon."