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Exports, Financing and International Markets

November 6, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am


Presenter: Colin Smith, Export Development Canada (EDC)

In this seminar, participants will learn about the different ways Export Development Canada (EDC) can offer support and financing to better prepare Canadian companies to respond to international business opportunities and tap into foreign markets. In addition, participants will learn how to reduce risk and improve cash flow. EDC provides Canadian exporters with trade financing, export credit insurance and bonding services, as well as foreign market expertise.

Attendee will learn the following:

1. Leveraging EDC to enhance your competitive advantage
2. Obtaining financing
3. Establishing and strengthening your company’s credibility among international clients

Colin Smith has over 5 years of experience in the financial services sector. Prior to joining Export Development Canada, Colin worked in business banking supporting companies in many industries, including transportation and manufacturing.  He holds a post-secondary degree in finance from the University of Manitoba. Colin has a passion for small and medium sized businesses and works to ensure Manitoba companies are able to achieve their highest potential by reaching international markets.

This seminar is available for remote participants via webinar (i.e., from a computer, tablet or smartphone). Please choose “Online” at registration. The day before the event, we will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online.

Online registration will close at 12:00 p.m. the day prior to the event. To register past this deadline, contact us at 204.253.4888.


November 6, 2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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World Trade Centre Winnipeg
219 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, R2H 0G4 Canada