DIT Events

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Past Events

Renewable Energy Focus Brazil - Opportunities in the Solar Energy Sector Ahead Webinar 26th January

11:00 to 12:00 UK time
This Webinar is a great opportunity for you to hear and learn more about the Brazilian Solar Market and its current and future 
opportunities. Brazil’s solar energy sector is getting off the ground. In the last years, the sector has received several incentives,  including specific auctions, in order to increase its participation in the energy matrix. 
If the industry continues to grow at the same rate, forecasts show that the market will invest £800 million per year in large scale power plants (not including distributed generation). 
The Brazilian Association of Photo-voltaic Solar Energy (Absolar) will speak about the future of Solar Energy in Brazil, opportunities in the supply chain and Government incentives to develop the market. To find out more, please register for this Webinar: 



Northern Power House - Smart City Mission to Curitiba, Brazil 28th March - 1st April

UKTI East Midlands invites you to join the Smart City Business America Congress from 28th March to 1st April (www.smartcitybusiness.com.br). This event is a key event to meet and discuss innovative solutions to improve cities infrastructure networks and public services with Brazilian public authorities and private sector.

On the energy sector, discussions will cover the following themes: Energy storage and efficiency; Alternative energy sources; Public lighting; Models of energetic business; Smart grid. Additionally to the congress and expo, companies can also take part in group meetings.

Recruitment has just started and you will find more information in the below flyer. 

Smart City Brazil Flyer


GREAT Energy Summit Warsaw, 17–18 February 2016

The GREAT Energy Summit will bring together those responsible for energy investment programmes from across CEE with British companies who can provide them with the solutions they need.

The Summit will take place over two days, with a plenary session involving keynote speakers, thematic roundtables, one-to-one meetings a business networking event and a site visit.
A detailed programme will be circulated closer to the event.

Who should attend?
Whether your business is in power generation, oil & gas or nuclear, the Summit is for you as there are major opportunities on offer in all of these areas in CEE.

For more information contact: Brey Leino
E: info@ukti-events.co.uk
T:+44(0) 117 906 4546

Great Energy Summit 2016 Flyer


Join UK Trade & Investment’s Medium Sized Business Mission to Brazil - 16th-19th November 2015


With over 200 million people, the world’s 7th largest economy and as Britain’s largest export partner in Latin America (larger than the next 4 Latin American markets combined), Brazil is a country that our businesses cannot afford to ignore. Aimed at experienced exporters and with tailored support for medium-size businesses as part of the UKTI MSB programme, this ministerial led trade mission to Brazil, in partnership with Santander and KPMG will open doors for you in Brazil’s biggest markets, Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro and put your company in front of key contacts.

Click here to download the flyer

or for more details and to join the mission, contact:

+44(0) 20 7034 4848

Contact your local UKTI Medium Sized
Business International Trade Advisor


Innovate 2015 - 9th-10th November

9th -10th of November - Old Billingsgate, 16 Lower Thames St, EC3R 6DX, UK

The two-day programme features the very best of innovation talent; practical workshops; in-depth market-focused seminars; one-to-one international buyer and investor meetings; inspirational keynote speakers and networking opportunities. For more information click here


A GREAT chance for UK companies to meet with buyers and decision makers and discuss the upgrade and diversification of energy facilities in central Europe and the low carbon technology gaps in the region. For more information click here

WEBINAR: Doing business in Kenya - Market Update 22nd September 2015

This webinar will give an overview of the Kenyan market and highlight potential business opportunities, where UK companies may have a competitive advantage in doing business.

To book click here

Webinar: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Trade Mission to Jordan 27th Jul 2015

UKTI Amman invite UK companies to join a mission to Jordan, promoting British expertise in energy efficiency and renewables. With electricity demand forecast to double by 2025, Jordan is looking to boost renewable sources in the next five years. For more information and to book click here

UKTI Trade Challenge Partners Conference - 9th July 2015


Registration from 9am conference begins at 10am-5pm Millennium Conference Centre, Millennium Hotel, Harrington Gardens, London, SW7 4LH

On the 9th July 2015 UKTI will be holding the first Trade Challenge Partners Conference since completing the recent accreditation round. There are now over 120 accredited Partners, representing over 30 sectors with a combined outreach of more than 660,000 UK companies.. The Conference will focus on the practical issues of co-operation on events and missions to support customers. It will also be an opportunity to celebrate the UK’s export success.

Key themes for the Conference will include: the vision for the Trade Challenge Partnership; commitments; delivering projects & events with UKTI; designing the future events and missions programme; learning from each other. Time for networking will be built into the programme. If you would like to register your interest click here

UKTI at Global Offshore Wind 2015 - 24th -25th June

Location: Excel, London E16 1XL, UK

In 2015, RenewableUK presents the association's 14th annual offshore wind energy conference and exhibition. Taking place over two days, 24-25 June in London, RenewableUK welcomes the global industry to the capital, in one place at one time. to book your place and for more information click here