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FREE – Import/Export Seminar Series

Import-Export_Seminar Series

FREE Import/Export Seminar Series

The YSBEC has developed a FREE Import/Export Seminar Series that will be running this fall. If you ever wanted to learn more about the import/export industry, there is no better time!

Register Early for these FREE Seminars. There is limited space!

7 CRITERIA OF CHOOSING PRODUCTS TO IMPORT THAT GUARANTEE SALES SUCCESS

SEPTEMBER 7 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Learning Outcomes:
-Basically talk about how to choose perfect products to import (and what to avoid)
-Different methods of shipments (Air / Boat / Less than container load / etc)
-How to Build a brand of products instead of being a one product company

Presented by: Matt Kostanecki
Date:    September 7
Time:   9:30 am – 11:30 am
Venue:  Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre
Address: 3600 Steeles Ave East, Markham, ON L3R 9Z7
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/7-criteria-of-choosing-products-to-import-that-guarantee-sales-success-tickets-37126439179

 

READY FOR IMPORT

SEPTEMBER 13 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

This session will help you to understand the logistic movements in different modes of importation and will explain the Step-by-Step importing procedure

Presented by: Amelia Ng
Date:    September 13
Time:   9:30 am – 11:30 am
Venue:  Newmarket Public Library
Address: 438 Park Avenue, Newmarket, L3Y 1W1 
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ready-for-import-tickets-37126535467

 

GET READY TO GO GLOBAL: EXPORT WORKSHOP

SEPTEMBER 21 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

In this half day seminar you’ll learn what it takes to become a successful exporter. You’ll also receive an overview of the key export support resources and partners that can help you get ready to go global.

This workshop is brought to you by the Canada-Ontario Export Forum (COEF), a partnership of federal, provincial, municipal and non-profit organizations all dedicated to helping Ontario companies export.

Date:    September 21
Time:   9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue:  Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre
Address: 3600 Steeles Ave East, Markham, ON L3R 9Z7
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/get-ready-to-go-global-export-workshop-tickets-37126613701

 

INTERNATIONAL MARKET RESEARCH

SEPTEMBER 26 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

The International Market Research seminar provides information on online tools, directories and databases that help new exporters assess the business environment and the viability of a target export market.

Date:    September 26
Time:   9:30 am – 11:30 am
Venue:  Aurora Cultural Centre
Address: 22 Church Street, Aurora, ON L4G 1G4
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/international-market-research-tickets-37126866457

 

HOW TO CHOOSE SUPPLIERS FOR IMPORTING PRODUCTS FROM CHINA

SEPTEMBER 28 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Learning Outcomes:
-Communication tools (skype, snipping tool, etc)
-How to negotiate, what are reasonable prices to be paying
-Trade companies vs. manufactures”

Presented by: Matt Kostanecki
Date:    September 28
Time:   9:30 am – 11:30 am
Venue:  Newmarket Public Library
Address: 438 Park Avenue, Newmarket, L3Y 1W1 
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/how-to-choose-suppliers-for-importing-products-from-china-tickets-37128718998

 

READY FOR IMPORT

OCTOBER 4 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

This session will help you to understand the logistic movements in different modes of importation and will explain the Step-by-Step importing procedure

Presented by: Amelia Ng
Date:    October 4
Time:   9:30 am – 11:30 am
Venue:  Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre
Address: 3600 Steeles Ave East, Markham, ON L3R 9Z7
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ready-for-import-tickets-37126719016

 

HOW TO GENERATE THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS PASSIVELY BY SELLING ON AMAZON

OCTOBER 5 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

– Talk about Fulfillment by Amazon, how to set up FBA properly
– Upfront costs, on going costs, how to connect Amazon to your own eCommerce store
– Brand registry, protecting your listing,
– Amazon Pay per click advertising
– Copy-writing, how to write a listing that converts people into customers

Presented by: Matt Kostanecki
Date:    October 5
Time:   10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue:  Vaughan City Hall
Address: 2141 Major Mackenzie Drive West Vaughan L6A 1T1 
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/how-to-launch-and-sell-products-on-amazon-tickets-37128796229

 

IMPORTING AND EXPORTING: A PRACTICAL TOOLKIT ABOUT LOGISTICS AND CUSTOMS CLEARANCE

OCTOBER 12 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The importing and exporting process in Canada can be complicated. In this engaging session, you will be given key tools to use in navigating through the various import, export and customs procedures and will cover the “who, what, where, when and why” of these processes.

Presented by: Perry Lo, Canaan Transport Group Inc.
Date:    October 12
Time:   10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue:  Richmond Hill Small Business Enterprise Centre
Address: 225 East Beaver Creek Road, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 3P4
Cost: Free
Register at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/importing-and-exporting-a-practical-toolkit-about-logistics-and-customs-clearance-tickets-37129122204

 

READY FOR IMPORT

OCTOBER 18 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

This session will help you to understand the logistic movements in different modes of importation and will explain the Step-by-Step importing procedure

Presented by: Amelia Ng
Date:    October 18
Time:   10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue:  Richmond Hill Small Business Enterprise Centre
Address: 225 East Beaver Creek Road, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 3P4
Cost: Free
Register at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ready-for-import-tickets-37129158312

 

GET READY TO GO GLOBAL: EXPORT WORKSHOP

OCTOBER 24 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

In this half day seminar you’ll learn what it takes to become a successful exporter. You’ll also receive an overview of the key export support resources and partners that can help you get ready to go global.

This workshop is brought to you by the Canada-Ontario Export Forum (COEF), a partnership of federal, provincial, municipal and non-profit organizations all dedicated to helping Ontario companies export.

Date:    October 24
Time:   9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue:  Vaughan City Hall
Address: 2141 Major Mackenzie Drive West Vaughan L6A 1T1 
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/get-ready-to-go-global-export-workshop-tickets-37129205453

 

 

IMPORTING AND EXPORTING: A PRACTICAL TOOLKIT ABOUT LOGISTICS AND CUSTOMS CLEARANCE

NOVEMBER 2 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The importing and exporting process in Canada can be complicated. In this engaging session, you will be given key tools to use in navigating through the various import, export and customs procedures and will cover the “who, what, where, when and why” of these processes.

Presented by: Perry Lo, Canaan Transport Group Inc.
Date:    November 2
Time:   10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue:  Vaughan City Hall
Address: 2141 Major Mackenzie Drive West Vaughan L6A 1T1 
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/importing-and-exporting-a-practical-toolkit-about-logistics-and-customs-clearance-tickets-37125792244

 

INTERNATIONAL MARKET RESEARCH

NOVEMBER 21 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

The International Market Research seminar provides information on online tools, directories and databases that help new exporters assess the business environment and the viability of a target export market.

Presented by: Maggie Weaver
Date:    November 21
Time:   1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Venue:  Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre
Address: 3600 Steeles Ave East, Markham, ON L3R 9Z7
Cost: Free
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/international-market-research-tickets-37129359915

GET READY TO GO GLOBAL: EXPORT WORKSHOP

NOVEMBER 28 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

In this half day seminar you’ll learn what it takes to become a successful exporter. You’ll also receive an overview of the key export support resources and partners that can help you get ready to go global.

This workshop is brought to you by the Canada-Ontario Export Forum (COEF), a partnership of federal, provincial, municipal and non-profit organizations all dedicated to helping Ontario companies export.

Date:    November 28
Time:   9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue:  Richmond Hill Small Business Enterprise Centre
Address: 225 East Beaver Creek Road, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 3P4
Cost: Free
Register at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/get-ready-to-go-global-export-workshop-tickets-37129383987