Trade and Investment Opportunities in Portugal | Sep 2021

Date: 17/09/2021
Time: 10:00 am - 12.00 pm
Borough: Online
Contact Name: GMCC International Trade Team
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is organising Trade and Investment Opportunities in Portugal webinar on 17th September 2021 in partnership with our Strategic Partner AICEP - Agência para o Investimento e Comércio Externo de Portugal.

This webinar will provide information on the opportunities in the region as well as how to connect with partners and potential customers.


10.00am - GMCC introduction and overview of trade with Portugal

10.10am - Overview of Trade Flows between UK, North West and Greater Manchester Region with Portugal – by GM Chamber of Commerce.

10.20am - Why Portugal? – by Pedro Patrício, Economic and Commercial Counsellor to the Portuguese Embassy and Director at AICEP UK

10.35am - Panel / Q&A

  • Investment Testimonial – by João Cavalheiro, Managing Director at Marionete (Portugal)
  • Exporting to Portugal – by Manuela Diniz, Trade & Investment Manager at Department for International Trade (Portugal)
  • Nearshoring in Portugal – by Mark Vedel, Founder & Partner at Inscale
  • Moving to Portugal - by Christina Hippisley, General Manager at the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in the UK
  • Tourism and MICE in Portugal - by Claudia Miguel, Director at the Portuguese Tourism Office in the UK

10.55am – Wrap up

11:00am - Close

11.15am - Virtual 1-2-1 meetings (if you would like to arrange a 1-2-1 meeting please indicate and select a time in the booking form).

Who should attend this event?

  • Companies currently trading with Portugal and seeking for further growth across the region.
  • Experienced exporters seeking to Portugal as their next export market.
  • Companies who are looking to expand to Europe.
  • Companies seeking to set up operations in the market as a way to serve better their customers or further grow.

Registration & Costs

This webinar is free for members and non-members, but registration is required. Please use your company's account email.

Once your registration has been received, you will receive a confirmation from our team and the link for the webinar. For security purposes, the webinar link must not be shared with anyone else as we will only admit delegates who have registered through this site.


Registration details will be shared with event partners.

If you have any questions, please email


Registration deadline: 16/09/2021

NON MEMBERS £0.00 Excluding VAT
MEMBERS £0.00 Excluding VAT

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