AITA at the Dublin Trade Mission, 6th – 7th of October 2016
AITA member companies were part of the Dublin Trade Mission, 6th – 7th of October 2016 organized by U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Regional Economic Growth (REG) Project in cooperation with respective association in every SEE country. 4 AITA member companies were part of the delegation from Albania, ikubINFO, DM Consulting, EasyPay, Facilization and AITA representative.
The purpose of the event was to bringing together Irish, Northern Irish and Western Balkans IT SMEs to open a dialogue for business cooperation.
Key benefits of the event were networking and developing new business relationships and exploring new business opportunities (B2B and B2G), including joint ventures, consortiums, joint product development, as well as possible cooperation on International Financial Institutions (IFI) projects; internationalization, learning about new markets (each other’s, but also third markets) and export promotion and awareness.
Around 60 IT SMEs and 10 IT associations/clusters from Ireland, Northern Ireland and the Western Balkans, as well as Irish and Northern Irish economic/trade development officials. Target focus were IT companies should have the experience in FinTech, eHealth, Travel Tech, Cyber Security, Telecoms and others.