Free events and workshops

Gain the skills and knowledge to start or increase international trading by taking part in an event or workshop.

Event Date Location
Selling online internationally - Inverness 25 October 2016 Inverness
Selling online internationally - Skye 26 October 2016 Skye
Selling Online Internationally - Fort William 27 October 2016 Fort William
Selling online Internationally - Thurso 09 November 2016 Pentland Hotel, Thurso
Get Connected: Fast-track your business abroad 09 November 2016 Radisson Blu Hotel Glasgow
Preparing to Export: Cross Sector - Shetland 10 November 2016 Shetland
Selling Online Internationally - Orkney 10 November 2016 Orkney
Selling Online Internationally - Shetland 11 November 2016 Shetland
Know your international visitor – A guide for the tourism industry 16 November 2016 Inverness
MORAY BUSINESS WEEK 2016 18 November 2016 Forres, Moray
Developing your International Tourism markets - Moray - FULLY BOOKED 29 November 2016 to 30 November 2016 Horizon Centre Forres
Multi-sector market visit to Ireland 30 November 2016 to 01 December 2016 Dublin
Selling online internationally - Moray 30 November 2016 Moray
Selling online internationally - Stornoway 01 December 2016 Stornoway
Developing your International Tourism Markets - Moray 08 December 2016 to 09 December 2016 Horizon Centre, Forres
Selling online internationally - Argyll 31 January 2017 Inveraray, Argyll
Scottish Export Awards 2017 22 March 2017 Glasgow, Scotland

If you are looking for exporting support but not currently seeing an event that suits your needs, register and let us know how we can help.

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Our Export Advisory Service

We know that gaining access to overseas markets can help grow your business. We also know that the processes involved in exporting can be confusing. Whatever country you're looking at, industry sector you're in or stage your business is at, we can help.

Our export advisers will provide impartial advice to help you understand overseas business practices and make the most of the services and support available to help you trade successfully in international markets.

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Services and support

Whatever size or sector we can support you with a wide range of free services.

Here's how we've helped other businesses

Any Highlands and Islands business considering exporting should have HIE as their first point of contact. The courses and services provide an excellent insight into the reality of the exporting process.

Jenny Blackwell, senior customer accounts supervisor at Midton Acrylics


Highlands and Islands Enterprise is committed to helping you gain the skills, knowledge and expertise you need to make your business flourish in a global marketplace.