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  • 03 - 31 Jan - Mar

    Partner Event - Advanced Sales Skills Program Launched
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

    The Conference Board of Canada and Saskatchewan Polytechnic - Advanced Sales Skills Program Launched - Championship Selling: A Passport to Global Markets. Starting this spring, the Conference Board of Canada and Saskatchewan Polytechnic will offer a new Championship Selling™ program titled -…

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  • 28 Mar

    Seminar - Making the Most of Your Trade Leads
    Regina, Saskatchewan

    Trade leads are an important element in your day to day business. Following up a trade lead could be a bit complex. Time and resources are required to identify the right lead and making the follow up. What do we need to do in order to follow up the lead, how to contact them, what would be a good…

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  • 28 - 30 Mar

    Trade Mission - Montreal Wood Convention
    Montreal, Quebec

    The Montréal Wood Convention provides the perfect environment for meetings with new and existing customers and suppliers.  The 2017 program will feature outstanding speakers at the Industry Economy and Markets Seminar as well as at the Hardwood Markets Seminar.  For more…

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  • 03 - 12 Apr

    Trade Mission - Food and Food Ingredient Mission - 2017 Food and Hotel Indonesia
    Jakarta, Ho Chi Minh, and Manila

    Benefitting from the fast economic growth in recent years, South East Asia will soon become a major market in the future for the food ingredients industry.  Indonesia, Philippines, and Vietnam, with a population of more than 448 million people and a fast-growing middle class, have had more…

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  • 06 Apr

    Partner Event - Doing Business in the US
    Regina, Saskatchewan

    KPMG Enterprise presents The 2016-2017 Connection Series: Private company seminars. Stay up to date about hot topics, business trends, and legislative changes that impact your operations. The Connection series of private company seminars brought to you by KPMG Enterprise features guest speakers…

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  • 30 - 02 Apr - May

    Trade Mission - Canadian Institute of Mining
    Montreal, Quebec

    The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) exhibition provides an environment to showcase technologies and share how they are applied in the most successful mines around the world.  The CIM exhibition is a forum to exhibit a broad spectrum of equipment and services…

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  • 01 - 31 May

    Seminar - Export Marketing Campaigns - Agri-Value Team
    Saskatoon/Regina, Saskatchewan

    Marketing does not have to be an expensive endeavor. There are successful methods of marketing to customers and engaging them that are creative, do not require a lot of money and can still generate results. This seminar would look to help companies identify some of the successful tools that they…

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  • 01 - 31 May

    Trade Mission - Eastern Europe - Kazakhstan
    Kazakhstan, Europe

    STEP will lead an agricultural focused trade mission to Kazakhstan in 2017/18 fiscal year to establish further relations with existing contacts in the market and to build new ones.  The industry of emphasis will be Agriculture and Agriculture Equipment.  STEP will look to take interested members…

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  • 01 - 03 May

    Trade Mission - Saskatchewan/Asia Trade Seminar & Business Matching
    Toronto, Ontario

    The increase of Asian immigrants entering the trade and export business in Canada has created new platforms and opportunities for Saskatchewan exporters.  Recognizing this trend, STEP is organizing the Saskatchewan Asia Trade Seminar and Business Matching Event associated with 2017 SIAL…

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  • 02 - 04 May

    Trade Mission - SIAL Canada
    Toronto, Ontario

    SIAL Canada is an integral part of the SIAL network, the leading global network of shows dedicated to the food industry.  The event will bring together 14,000 exhibitors and 330,000 visitors from 200 countries. Established in 2001, SIAL Canada is the only show supported by Agriculture and Agri…

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  • 04 May

    Partner Event - 2017 Agri-Value Workshop and Networking Event
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

    This workshop, hosted by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Value-Adde Unit, will feature both local and international speakers. Sessions will include: Emerging North American trends in value-added products A Saskatchewan’s processor’s experience Investor expectations in the…

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  • 09 May

    Seminar - Lets Talk Exports
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

    Join Saskatchewan Trade and Export Partnership (STEP) and Export Development Canada (EDC) for Let’s Talk Exports.  Hear from Peter G. Hall, EDC’s Vice-President and Chief Economist, to get his insight on a range of global economic trends including the impact of shifts in US trade…

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  • 05 - 06 Jun

    Trade Mission - Taste of Canada
    Boston, Massachusetts

    STEP members are invited to participate at this food showcase event designed as a mini Canada-only display of qualified export ready suppliers.  Attendees will showcase their food and beverage products in a tabletop setting and meet one-on-one with buyers.  Pre-screened U.S. importers,…

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  • 05 - 07 Jun

    Partner Event - Aboriginal Business Match Spotlight: Agriculture & Manufacturing
    Regina, Saskatchewan

    Introducing ABM spotlights Calling all Aboriginal communities across Canada and businesses from all sectors for a chance to ignite business opportunities with new and innovative market players. With a focus on trending industries of pronounced interest, ABM Spotlights provide the same effective…

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  • 07 - 08 Jun

    Trade Mission - Upper Midwest Design 2 Part Show
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    For over 40 years, engineers and product manufacturers have relied on Design-2-Part Shows to find the best suppliers of custom components, parts, and contract manufacturing services.  Each show features hundreds of American job shops and contract manufacturers exhibiting their skills in…

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  • 13 - 15 Jun

    Trade Mission - Global Petroleum Show
    Calgary, Alberta

    The Global Petroleum Show is the premier oil and gas event in Canada and was attended by 45,000 delegates in 2016.  This year, STEP has secured booths in a prime location with Saskatchewan branding.  Attendees are there to network, strengthen business relationships, and learn about…

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  • 17 - 20 Jun

    Trade Mission - Pet Food and Ingredients Mission to Mexico
    Mexico City and Monterrey

    The mission is a first time exploratory visit to the pet food industry in Mexico. STEP will invite pet food ingredient suppliers to Mexico to provide them with a platform to meet buyers from the pet food industry and conduct a program of plant visits and meetings with pet food manufacturers. For…

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  • 21 Jun

    STEP International Reception 2017
    Regina, Saskatchewan

    As part of the events around the 2017 Canada Farm Progress Show, Saskatchewan Trade & Export Partnership (STEP) would like to provide STEP members and Saskatchewan exporters with an opportunity to meet with incoming buyers and international guests. Please join us at the STEP International…

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  • 25 - 28 Jun

    Trade Mission - IFT 2017
    Las Vegas, Nevada

    The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) is the world's largest food ingredient conference and expo.  STEP will organize a Canadian pavilion incorporating exhibitors from SK, AB, MB and ON.  With 24,000+ attendees from over 75 countries attending, IFT provides Saskatchewan exporters…

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  • 07 Jul

    2017 Saskatchewan Asia Trade Conference
    Regina, Saskatchewan

    STEP members are invited to attend the 2017 Saskatchewan Asia Trade Conference to be held on Friday, July 7 at the Hotel Saskatchewan in Regina. This will be an opportunity to meet incoming buyers from Asian Markets. Last year, this event attracted over 40 international buyers from China, South…

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  • 10 - 13 Jul

    Trade Mission - CSCA and CICILS
    Vancouver, British Columbia

    For the first time CSCA and CICILS will be organised together in Vancouver in 2017. STEP plans to participate at the event as this would be the largest ever pulse convention in the world. For more information, please contact: Mortoza Tarafder, Director, Trade Development –- Agri-Value Telephone:…

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  • 01 - 31 Aug

    Trade Mission - 2017 China Pea and Linseed Conference
    China

    Organized by China Chamber of Import and Export of Foodstuff, Native Produce and Animal by-Products (CFNA), China Peas & Linseeds Conference invites international peas, soybean, and linseeds exporters, traders, related associations to meet with representatives from across all sectors of the…

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  • 21 - 30 Aug

    Trade Mission - 2017 BioFach Japan and Japan Organic Expo and Health Ingredients Korea
    Yokohama, Japan and Seoul, Korea

    This mission presents a unique show for trade visitors from the organic wholesale and retail trade, import, catering and manufacturing industry. The Canada and Japan Organic Equivalency Agreement has been in effect since January 1, 2015, opening the door for Canadian organic products to the…

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  • 27 - 30 Aug

    Trade Mission - Public Works Expo (Public Works)
    Orlando, Florida

    PWX, formerly known as the American Public Works Association’s International Public Works Congress, attracts 6,000 professionals, 70% of which are involved in purchasing decisions for North American cities and counties. Exhibitors include those involved with Water/Wastewater,…

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  • 13 - 16 Sep

    Trade Mission - Natural Products Expo East
    Baltimore, Maryland

    STEP is organizing a mission to Natural Products Expo East, taking place in Baltimore from September 13 - 16, 2016. This mission is a follow up from attending the event in 2016. Natural Products Expo East is the largest natural products trade show on the East Coast, with as many as 22,000 attendees…

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  • 13 - 16 Sep

    Trade Mission - Agri Mega Show - South Africa
    Bredasdorp, South Africa

    Agri Mega Show is the only agricultural machinery show located in the Western Cape.  The show is held every year at Mega Park in the Town of Bredasdorp, which is 285km SE of Cape Town.  This is the primary cereal production region in South Africa which is the right fit for Saskatchewan…

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  • 18 - 22 Sep

    Trade Mission - Extemin
    Arequipa, Peru

    EXTEMIN brings together the best and most diverse range of technology, equipment, machines, services and suppliers for the national and Latin American mining industry. Peru is the world’s third largest producer of copper, silver, zinc and tin, and the seventh largest producer of gold. While…

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  • 01 - 31 Oct

    Trade Mission - 2017 China International Agricultural Machinery Exhibition and outreach to Heilongjian, China and Mongolia
    Heilongjian, China and Mongolia

    Activity Description:  CIAME is the largest national level agricultural machinery show in China and is the top agricultural machinery exhibition in Asia. The show is sponsored by the China Agricultural Machinery Distribution Association, China Agricultural Mechanization Association, and China…

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  • 01 - 31 Oct

    Trade Mission - 2017 Grocery Innovations Canada
    Toronto, Canada

    Grocery innovations Canada is the premier grocery and specialty foods show and the only grocery show for new products to be presented to Canada’s top retailers. GIC has 95,000 sq ft of exhibit space, a large section of which is geared towards specialty food categories. The last show attracted…

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  • 01 - 31 Oct

    Trade Mission - Border Buster - Crossing the 49th Parallel
    North Dakota, United States

    This four-day trip, labeled Border Busters, will  feature a driving trip from Saskatchewan to North Dakota whereby SK participants will cross the Portal border crossing to engage in  discussions with U.S. Customs officials on cross-border regulations, as well as to how to work with a licensed and…

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  • 01 - 31 Oct

    Trade Mission - CETA Trade Mission
    Germany, Europe

    This would be a first trade mission to the region after the CETA trade deal has been approved. The mission would explore the business opportunities with the new trade regime. The purpose is to provide our exporters the platform to explore the market. For more information, please contact: Mortoza…

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  • 02 - 04 Oct

    Trade Mission - Alberta Public Works Assoc. Show
    Red Deer, Alberta

    The Alberta Public Works Association’s Partners in Excellence Tradeshow provides an opportunity for exhibitors to meet Public Works Directors, Roads/Street Supervisors, Operations Managers and Equipment Operators and other decision makers in both urban and rural areas of the province. For more…

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  • 01 - 30 Nov

    Trade Mission - 2017 World Food Beijin
    Beijing, China or Shanghai, China

    2017 World Food Beijing, powered by Anuga Beijing, is the international trade fair for food retail and hospitality. It will take place in the China National Convention Center of Beijing in November. It is a must for all food retailers, and hotel & restaurant operators, mainly from the region of…

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  • 07 - 10 Nov

    Trade Mission - EMDA/FEMA Annual Convention & Trade Show
    Houston, Texas

    STEP is organizing a trade mission attending the FEMA/EMDA Annual Fall Convention occurring in Houston, Texas.  This is the annual joint convention of the Farm Equipment Manufacturers' Association (FEMA) along with the Equipment Marketing Distribution Association (EMDA).  The members of these…

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  • 12 - 18 Nov

    Trade Mission - Agritechnica 2017
    Hannover, Germany

    As part of the continuing development of Saskatchewan's Agriculture Machinery Sector in Global Markets, a trade and business development mission will occur around the Agritechnica Ag Equipment Show in Hannover, Germany.  Agritechnica is a biennial show that attracts 400,000 people, primarily from…

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  • 28 - 30 Nov

    Trade Mission - Food Ingredients Europe 2017
    Frankfurt, Germany

    Food ingredients Europe 2017 takes place in Frankfurt Germany November 28-30, 2017. The show brings together visitors from over 119 countries and more than 1,400 exhibitors. It is one of the world's leading events in the food and beverage ingredients industry. Launched in 1986, Food ingredients…

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  • 01 - 31 Dec

    Trade Mission - Food and Food Ingredient Mission
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    As a follow up to the Food Ingredient trade mission in 2016, STEP will conduct a trade mission to the region. The program would include B2B meetings, visit to manufacturing plants and participate in a networking event. For more information, please contact: Mortoza Tarafder, Director, Trade…

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  • 01 - 31 Jan

    Trade Mission - Northwestern Lumberman’s Association Trade Show
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Building on the success of similar B2B events, this trip offers STEP Members involved in wood & building products the opportunity to explore the market, and begin to establish or continue to grow their business ties in the US.  The main purpose would be to exhibit and work this regional trade show…

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  • 01 - 31 Jan

    Trade Mission - Food and Food Ingredient Trade Mission
    Mexico

    As part of a longer term strategy to build upon the focus that STEP's agri-value team has placed on Mexico over the past three years, a return mission will be scheduled for Mexico in January 2018. This mission will focus on food and feed ingredients, with the shape of the mission dictated by the…

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  • 22 - 25 Jan

    Trade Mission - AME Mineral Exploration Roundup
    Vancouver, British Columbia

    Mineral Exploration Roundup is Western Canada’s event for prospectors, exploration companies, junior mining companies, geoscientists, investors and First Nation partners. 5,400 delegates attended in 2016 to share ideas, make new connections and meet with suppliers. For more information, please…

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  • 01 - 28 Feb

    Trade Mission - BIOFACH and Secondary Market
    Nuremberg, Germany

    STEP will recruit member companies to participate in a trade mission to the Biofach Organic Trade Show occurring every February in Nuremberg, Germany with approximately 2000 exhibitors from 62 countries present. The event will be of interest to organic and natural products’ producers and…

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  • 01 - 28 Feb

    Trade Mission - Forestry and building Material Business Development Mission to China and Japan
    Japan and China

    STEP will organize a forestry and building material business development mission to China and Japan to assist wood product members to explore new contacts and net work. STEP will partner with Canadian Embassy, trade office, and Saskatchewan Trade and Investment Office in Shanghai to set up business…

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  • 01 - 28 Feb

    Trade Mission - Grain Tech Expo 2018
    Kiev, Ukraine

    Grain Tech Expo 2018 (www.grainexpo.com.ua) will take place in February, 2018 in Kyiv, Ukraine.  The show will take place at the Kyiv Expo Plaza (http://www.expoplaza.kiev.ua/eng/zbory) and is the largest winter agricultural forum in Ukraine.  Attendees consist of farmers, co-operatives and agri…

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  • 01 - 28 Feb

    Trade Mission - Trade Mission to Pulse Conclave and Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
    India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

    The Pulse conclave in India is focused to promote the pulse industry in the region. India being one of the most important markets in the region, it would be a great opportunity for Saskatchewan exporters to attend and network with the existing and new buyers. As an extension to the program STEP…

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  • 25 - 28 Feb

    Trade Mission - SME Mining
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration's (SME) Annual Conference & Expo is a great opportunity for companies in the mining & related industries showcase their products and services to the US mining sector. Over 6,500 attendees are there to attend technical sessions and interact with 700+…

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  • 01 - 31 Mar

    Trade Mission - Grocery and Specialty Food West
    Vancouver, British Columbia

    STEP participated Grocery and Specialty Food West in 2017 and as a follow up STEP will participate the 2018 show. This is the only grocery and retail show in Western Canada. The show would be a good opportunity for our specialty food suppliers to explore the Western Canadian market. For more…

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  • 01 - 31 Mar

    Trade Mission - ExpoAgro - Argentina
    Argentina, South America

    ExpoAgro is an annually held, open-field agricultural mega exhibition in the heart of the Argentinean region referred to as "pampas", the most productive and highly potential region of the country, considered as one of "the world’s best soils".  It is a four day exhibition in the agricultural…

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  • 01 - 31 Mar

    Trade Mission - Natural Products Expo West 2018
    Anaheim, California

    STEP will recruit companies to participate in the mission to NPEW in Anaheim, CA in March 2018. It is the largest natural products trade show with over 70,000 retailers, manufacturers, exhibitors and media in attendance, 3000 booths and the largest new products showcase in the country. STEP will…

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  • 06 - 08 Mar

    Trade Mission - World of Asphalt
    Houston, Texas

    Houston, Texas will be the site for the World of Asphalt Show & Conference and co-located AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo March 6-8, 2018.  The industry's leading manufacturers and service providers in the aggregate, asphalt, pavement maintenance, and traffic safety industry sectors come together…

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