There are a number of events throughout the year that support local business owners. These events are great opportunities to meet other business leaders and learn best practices. Be sure to also check out our News page.
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Partner Webinar – First Steps in Exporting
Ontario’s “First Steps in Exporting” program helps companies that are new to exporting familiarize themselves with key steps in growing your international sales in the U.S. and beyond.
Module 1: Export Readiness, Market Research and Market Entry Strategy Tuesday, November 28, 2023 from 9:30am – 11:00am
Module 2: Trade Finance, Freight Logistics and Digital Asset Protection Tuesday, December 5, 2023 from 9:30am – 11:00am
Module 3: International Distribution, Trade Events and eCommerce Tuesday, December 12, 2023 from 9:30am – 11:00am
Partner Webinar – The Importance of Paid Advertising in a Digital Space
Advertising in the digital space can be complicated, especially with different ad formats, multiple platforms, budgeting, and running your own business! If you are not sure where to begin, or are confused on what kind of ad to run, this session is for you
Partner Webinar – New Exporters of Technologies and Services to the U.S.
The New Exporters of Technologies and Services to the United States (NETSUS) Program builds on an ever-popular New Exporters to Border States (NEBS) Program, which has been helping Ontario companies for 30+ years. Company participants in NETSUS will hear from experts and get to ask questions.
Partner Webinar – Steppingstones of E-Commerce: Part 1 – Expanding into E-Commerce
Part 1 – Expanding into E-Commerce will cover the importance of the modern e-commerce landscape, establishing your digital hub, and how to get e-commerce ready as Digital Main Street supports your small businesses journey.
Partner Webinar – Do’s & Don’ts when crossing the U.S. border
The Government of Ontario, in partnership with the United States Customs and Border Protection Agency, invites Ontario SMEs for a free one-hour webinar about the “Do’s and Don’ts” that must be observed if you are going to successfully move your goods across the border.
Participants will have an opportunity to hear first-hand from a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency officer, who will provide Ontario companies with important information on what is mandatory when shipping products to the United States. Particular attention will be paid to the importance of the documentation required to move goods to the U.S.