Evolve UK – Ready for Brexit: Meeting UK customer expectations

The Evolve UK webinar series highlights the opportunities for Irish companies interested in doing business with the UK.

This webinar discuss how businesses are tackling customer communication and customer care during continued Brexit uncertainty with insights from:

Robert Rowlette, General Manager of Archway Products

Alan Croghan, Financial Director of EasyFix

Webinar – The state of play in UK retail

This webinar featured Allyson Stephen of Enterprise Ireland UK and retail expert, Brian Roberts an experienced retail & shopper insights professional, previously working with Kantar, Mintel and tcc Global.

This webinar will provide a unique insight into UK retail with discussion on:

  • Pre Covid strategies, performance and dynamics

  • impact of Covid-19 on the sector

  • Likely consumer sentiment and behaviours post-lockdown

Evolve UK Podcast – Local Authorities – UK Public Sector

Enterprise Ireland’s Evolve UK podcast series shares market insights to help Irish businesses identify opportunities across the UK.

Kevin Fennelly and Laura Brocklebank of Enterprise Ireland UK are joined by Nick Kilby former London councillor and CEO of Cratus communications to discuss how COVID-19 has accelerated change across the UK Public sector, how devolution will affect public sector suppliers going forward and the opportunities for Irish companies looking at the sector.

 

 

 

Global Ambition – Industry Insights: Retail webinar


Enterprise Ireland hosted a series of Global Ambition – Industry Insights sector focused webinars to deliver market intelligence on the evolving international export opportunities across global markets.

This Retail webinar discusses:

  • The global opportunity for online retail, both now and longer term

  • Routes to market and regional differences

  • Implications for Irish brands and how to capitalise on the online opportunities

Hosted by Enterprise Ireland’s Allyson Stephen with expert insights from

  • Frank van den Berg, CEO of InfinityBlue Marketplace

  • Michael Walsh, Marketing Director of Dubarry of Ireland

Watch the webinar here.

Evolve UK – NHS procurements and frameworks webinar

 

This webinar forms part of the Evolve UK Webinar series and gives an overview of procurements in the NHS  and discusses key frameworks relating to Digital Health including G Cloud, GPIT, HSSF and SBS.

Hosted by Marie-Claire Henry, Senior Market Adviser for Healthcare & Lifesciences with insights from Martin Bell, an expert in the UK healthcare sector. 

Evolve UK Podcast – Local Authorities

Enterprise Ireland’s Evolve UK podcast series shares market insights to help Irish businesses identify opportunities across the UK.

This episode is hosted by Deirdre McPartlin, Enterprise Ireland UK manager in conversation with Brendan Barry, Director, EI Electronics and Steve Trafford, National Sales Manager, AICO.

EI Electronics, one of Ireland’s largest electronics manufacturers, acquired AICO, a market leader in domestic fire and Carbon Monoxide (CO) protection,  and now has almost 1000 employees globally with revenues in the hundreds of millions. EI electronics and AICO joined the podcast to discuss what makes the partnership work and their success over the last 30 years.

 

 

Market Watch UK – Planning for Construction’s recovery webinar

This webinar explores the recommendations made by Construction Leadership Council’s Covid-19 Task Force to secure the future of construction businesses nationwide, while setting the industry on a sustainable path towards recovery.

Enterprise Ireland’s Niamh Kearney, market executive for the UK Construction sector was joined by Simon Rawlinson, member of the Construction Leadership Council and Head of Strategic Research and Insight at Arcadis UK.

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Evolve UK: Establishing a UK presence

The Evolve UK webinar series highlights the opportunities for Irish companies interested in doing business with the UK.

This webinar examines how the establishment of a UK presence demonstrates long-term commitment to the market, providing customers and partners on the ground with the reassurance that your business is accessible at all times.

Hosted by Enterprise Ireland’s UK Manager, Deirdre McPartlin with insights from Gerry Collins, ECOVIS.

Evolve UK – Construction and the impact of Covid-19 webinar

 

This webinar forms part of the Evolve UK Webinar series and outlines the legal and practical considerations for companies operating in the UK Construction sector and the impact of Covid-19.

Hosted by Anne Corr, market advisor for the UK Construction sector and with expert insights from

David Evans, Legal Director of Blake Morgan

Dominic Jones, Legal Director of Blake Morgan

Global Ambition – Industry Insights: Construction webinar


Enterprise Ireland hosted a series of Global Ambition – Industry Insights sector focused webinars to deliver market intelligence on the evolving international export opportunities across global markets.

How the Irish construction sector responds to the rapid change and set of deep-seated implications for international markets will be crucial as the sector now looks to reset and recover, in the wake of Covid-19.

This webinar was hosted by John Hunt, Senior Market Advisor for Construction at Enterprise Ireland, with insights from:

  • Mr Robert Troy T.D. – Minister of State at Dept. of Enterprise, Trade and Employment

  • Professor Roger Flanagan – Professor of Construction Management, University of Reading

  • Mr Richard Joyce, Managing Director Europe, Linesight

Watch the webinar here.

Evolve UK UK water

Evolve UK – The UK Municipal Water webinar

This webinar forms part of the Evolve UK Webinar series and examines the UK Municipal Water industry as the UK emerges from lockdown. Key discussion points include:

  • The £50 billion AMP 7 investment cycle

  • Ofwat’s new £200m innovation fund

  • Irish supply chain on the Enterprise Ireland AMP 7 online push database

Hosted by Enterprise Ireland’s Conor Stone with expert insights from

  • Mark Froggatt, Anglian Water

  • Lee Horrocks, LCH Executive Ltd.

  • Rachel Wright, Ofwat

Evolve UK – Local Authorities webinar

 

This webinar forms part of the Evolve UK Webinar series and gives an insight into  how UK local authorities are developing new ideas and innovative ways of providing services.  With more than £100bn expenditure per year on a wide range of services across the UK, it is an attractive proposition for any supplier.

Hosted by Enterprise Ireland’s Laura Brocklebank with expert insights from Go-Exporting’s Mike Wilson, the webinar will examine:

• Changes in Local Authorities Structure

• Local Authority Funding Update

• Key Investment Areas of councils

Opportunities for Irish suppliers

• Impact of Covid-19 on UK local authorities