30 October 2015

The FSPA Offers Export for Growth Seminar

On 18th November 2015 the Federation of Sport and Play Association (FSPA) will hold a full day Export seminar at Ansty Hall, near Coventry.

The Seminar is free for all FSPA members and non FSPA members are also invited to attend for a nominal fee of £25.   The seminar entitled ‘Export for Growth’ will be aimed at a wide cross section, from those new to export to those with mid-level experience. It will be split into 4 sessions covering:

Some of the tricks of the trade that will help you get on the right road to successful exhibiting. Including everything from pre-show planning to what happens months after the event. By Nick Paton & Lucy Boyes from DSALIVE

How to grow your exports through the web. Including the top 10 mistakes on international websites and how to fix them. By Doug Lawrence from UKTI Export 

An overview of the importance of protecting businesses from Currency Market fluctuation. By Andy Medler from Moneycorp

The Role of UK Export Finance in Supporting UK exporters By Jane Cooper from UKTI Export  

Ciara Morgan, FSPA Marketing Manager said “The FSPA have pulled together some experienced and interesting speakers to discuss a variety of topics. For example, DSALIVE are offering the benefit of more than twenty years’ of their experience to advise attendees how to maximise footfall at exhibitions. Those present will enjoy a bespoke seminar that details relevant examples and delivers common-sense content, they will also take away a clearer idea of how to utilise exporting to contribute to business growth.”

The FSPA promotes the benefits of physical activity across its 14 trade associations and 500+ member companies within the UK sports and play sectors. FSPA trade associations include; API (Association of Play Industries) , APSA (Association of Professional Sales Agents), BAGCC (British Association of Golf Course Constructors), BASES (British Association of Seating Equipment Suppliers), BGIA (British Golf Industry Association), BRTMA (British Rootzone and Top Dressing Manufacturers Association), CMAE (Club Managers Association of Europe), EGIA (European Golf Industry Association), GCA (Golf Consultants Association), FEPI (Federation of European Play Industries), PPA (Play Providers Association), SGIA (Sporting Goods Industry Association, SPE (Sports and Physical (PE) Association) and UKGCOA (United Kingdom Golf Course Owners Association).   In the coming months the FSPA will be holding additional free seminars for its members on Insolvency Law (taking place on 20th November 2015) and Internet Platforms. For further information please contact Ciara@sportsandplay.com   

Contact Information Ciara Morgan, Marketing Manager, Rural Innovation Centre, Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, CV8 2LG. Tel: 02476 414999 (210). Email: ciara@sportsandplay.com. Web: www.sportsandplay.com 

Rural Innovation Centre
Unit 169- Avenue H
Stoneleigh Park
Warwickshire CV8 2LG
T 024 7641 4999 ext 204
F 024 7641 4990