Social media advertising to find new overseas customers (Bristol)

13th September 2018

Social media advertising to find new overseas customers (Bristol)

13th September 2018
SS Great Britain
Great Western Dockyard
Gas Ferry Rd
United Kingdom
Starts at 9:30am
Ends at 1:00pm

It's a small world. Almost everyone these days uses social media, but are you using social media advertising to its full potential? The potential of platforms like Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter to engage with new customers in endless.

This hands on workshop will explain how and why businesses should embrace this technology to create real growth in International markets. From direct sales to brand awareness to lead generation, you will learn how to access new territories and increase sales through some of the most popular platforms around today.


  • Welcome and introduction
  • Social Media Platforms and how they relate to your routes to market
  • Interactive session: Setting objectives for social media advertising campaigns
  • Break
  • Overview of support available with the Export 4 Growth Programme
  • Understanding different types of social media adverts
  • "Real world" advert creation for Facebook and Instagram international audiences

Who is this event for?

This workshop is for businesses who are brand new to exporting or considering exporting for the first time and want to target overseas customers. It is delivered free of charge to eligible businesses.

PLEASE NOTE: Regrettably, we are unable to accept intermediaries or service providers.

Spaces are limited, so book early to avoid disappointment!

We take your data very seriously and are committed to the privacy and security of it. Our Privacy Statement explains the types of personal data we may collect about you and how we’ll store and handle that data, and keep it safe. This is a joint event and your data will be shared with Department for International Trade for the purposes of administering & following up this event.Their privacy policy is available at DIT Personal Information Charter

“Do you have the right skills in your business for the year ahead?Would you like to feed into the West of England skills strategy? Take part in our 10 minutesurveyabout skills and recruitment in your business to help us understand the challenges faced by employers. Your answerswill help education providers and key decision makers to ensure that training provision in the region is relevant to business needs.

Every business that completes the survey will also be entered into a prize draw to win a £200, £75 or £50 Amazon or Cabot Circus gift card.”