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Trade Mission (FULL): Ocean Technology Trade Mission to Germany – SMM-Hamburg

NOTE: This opportunity has expired or is an event which has already taken place.

Monday, September 3, 2018 to Friday, September 7, 2018

Nova Scotia Business Inc., with partners Opportunities New Brunswick, Innovation PEI, Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Tourism, Innovation and Industry, the Ocean Technology Council of Nova Scotia, OceansAdvance Inc., the Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association, and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, are seeking companies interested in joining an Ocean Technology trade mission to Germany.

This mission will be centered around SMM-Hamburg, the the leading international maritime trade fair. Experienced Atlantic Canadian exporters in the ocean technology sector are invited to participate.

SMM-Hamburg is an ideal event to meet with the maritime industry’s leaders and experts. This bi-annual four-day tradeshow is expected to bring in over 2,200 exhibitors from all over the world, and host over 50,000 visitors. Attended by leading shipbuilders, operators, service providers and key players, this event offers the unique opportunity to connect with representatives from industry, governments, navies, and the science community.

As a participating company, you will receive:

  • Matchmaking services to secure individual B2B meetings, with customized business itineraries including 4-6 pre-qualified meetings
  • Entry into SMM-Hamburg
  • Country specific market intelligence and briefings
  • Market access to buyers, distributors/agents, technology partners and investment capital.

To learn more about SMM-Hamburg, the the leading international maritime trade fair, visit:

Registration fee: $575.00 ($500.00 + $75.00 HST) per company

Participants are responsible for the cost of accommodations, meals, airfare, trains and other country-to country and city-to-city modes of transportation.

To submit your expression of interest, please contact Shauna Cotie, Export Development Executive at

Expression of interest deadline: June 1, 2018

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