UK – Strength in Depth, Innovation and International Trade

  • Date 17 Mar 2020
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UK – Strength in Depth, Innovation and International Trade

17 Mar 2020, 12:00 - 13:00

Spotlight Theatre
Language:
English (United Kingdom)

Session 1 –John Murray, Chief Executive, Society of Maritime Industries: Learn about the extensive and diverse maritime industry in the UK.  The UK’s maritime industry is worth over £46bn to the UK economy each year and employs over 1.1m people.

Session 2 – Professor Alex Duffy, MarRI-UK: Learn about this new collaborative innovation vehicle for UK industry and academia to jointly tackle innovation and technology challenges.

Session 3 – Senior Trade Policy Advisor: Get an update on the UK-US Trade Agreement from the Department for International Trade.