Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP)

UK Trade & InvestmentThe Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP) is a fund offered by the UK Trade & Investment, that provides grants to help UK based SMEs exhibit at overseas trade fairs and expos.

Which Trade Shows are Included?

Chinwag have put together two ‘credit-crunch busting’ packages for Autumn 2009:

eMetrics Marketing Optimization, Washington DC

eMetricseMetrics (21-23rd Oct 2009) is the world’s leading event on online marketing optimization and web analytics, covering the complete online marketing optimization value proposition and attracting decision makers keen to take their organisations’ marketing to the next level.

Why exhibit at eMetrics?

  • Leading global conference on web analytics
  • Reach key decision makers at leading US firms
  • Over 700 attendees, 75 speakers and 22 sponsors in 2008
  • Meet the world's leading marketing analytics and new technology thinkers
  • Share insights and network with analytics professionals
  • Benefit from UK pavilion, conference passes and marketing package

Only 8 spaces available in the UK Pavilion - apply now

// eMetrics TAP package info
// eMetrics Washington website

ad:tech Beijing

adtech: Beijingad:tech Beijing (17-18th Nov 2009) has become the global forum for the digital marketing industry to meet, learn the latest techniques in online and other new platforms, understand and conceptualise new technologies and foster best practices to unite the marketing industry to deliver what online & mobile consumers expect and require.  

Why exhibit at ad:tech Beijing?

  • Industry leaders from interactive and online ad space in China
  • Over 60 sponsors, 130 speakers and 2000 attendees
  • Brings together buyers & solution providers from the digital advertising &marketing industry
  • Networking and visibility with the burgeoning Chinese market
  • Meet the leading players in the market

Only 12 spaces available in the UK Pavilion - apply now

// ad:tech Beijing TAP package info
// ad:tech Beijing website

Why Apply?

The benefits of exhibiting at eMetrics in Washington and ad:tech Beijing include:

  • Showcase new products
  • Utilise the unique advertsing package and reach all attendees
  • Meet potential investors
  • Undertake market research
  • Network with other digital practitioners
  • Be part of the UK Pavillion representing the UK digital industry
  • Conference pass

// apply now

Which Companies Qualify?

To be considered for TAP, companies need to apply through Chinwag. Any UK-based digital company that complies with the EU definition of an SME can apply for TAP funding. The definition of an SME includes:      

  •  Fewer than 250 employees
  •  Annual turnover of the company must be less than 50 million euros
  •  25% or less of the company to be owned by an organisation larger than an SME

For details on how to apply, please check out the application page or fionaatchinwag [dot] com (drop us a line).