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Event for Small Businesses with Global Ambitions

Are you an entrepreneur and thinking about growing your business beyond Canada?

Are you “on the fence” because you don’t know what you don’t know?

Not enough time to determine if you should spend more time considering exporting?
Are you already exporting or have services for exporters, and are interested in networking with potential business partners?
Then this is the event for you!

We are bringing together experts to tell you how to start thinking about the process. The evening will feature an opportunity for you to socialize and network with like-minded people as well as make business connections. Speakers will tell you about the support systems that exist to help you through the journey. Finally, there will be a breakout session to discuss your burning questions with speakers.


6:00-6:45 pm: Arrival and networking, light refreshments will be served

6:45-7:30 pm: Talks by the experts

7:30-8:30 pm: Breakout sessions with speakers

8:30-9:00 pm: More networking and wrap up


Kathy ChengPresident of Nexxt Intelligence Inc. - Nexxt Intelligence Inc. is one of Canada’s most innovative market research firms that specializes in drawing out hidden insights to drive business results. Kathy will be speaking about how to align products and communications with the Cultural DNA, so as to build authenticity, real empathy and deeper connections in cross-cultural marketing. 

Eduardo Bejarano, Senior Trade Finance Specialist at Royal Bank of Canada - Eduardo has worked in trade finance for more than 25 years with extensive exposure to international markets, including work postings in three different geographies. He has also worked with global financial institutions such as Citibank, Deutsche, RBC and Scotiabank. He will be speaking about the Trade Accelerator Program and some of the financial solutions RBC offers to support exporters.

Note: This is a monthly event series held by the MARCOPOLO team. We are on the look out for speakers and sponsors for future events. If you are interested, please get in touch with us.

Have questions about Is Exporting for you? Come and Explore!? 

Contact MARCOPOLO team


MARCOPOLO is a platform leveraging state of the art technologies to help busy small business owners explore their exporting opportunities, be inspired to take the leap of faith, and act on their dreams. 






RBC Waterpark Place 88 Queens Quay West



Starts: 2017-10-12 18:00:00
Ends: 2017-10-12 21:00:00

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MarcoPolo team