Our Events

Our Trade and Investment services provide assistance to our clients in a range of areas in export business and direct investment including facilitation, strategy, on-boarding, market sourcing, buyer and partner matching, matchmaking, risk management, networking, investment opportunities identification, location identification amongst others. WATRA hosts a range of events with cutting-edge topics, insightful commentary from leading speakers and plenty of enjoyable networking formats. We organize trade missions, conferences and virtual events can look forward to new products, world-class speakers, co-located conferences & special events, live demo areas and the industry’s best networking opportunities.

  • Centre events connect the business community with elected officials at the local, state and national levels and economy-focused programs provide updates on the most prevailing issues affecting businesses.
  • Centre webinars help to demystify those things in business that many of us find eternally puzzling, such as legal issues, human resource challenges, new technologies, pricing, finding competitive niches and meeting the needs of customers.
  • International trade missions allow businesses the opportunity to conduct market research, source products, find contacts, improve existing business relationships and explore opportunities in overseas markets. Missions give participants the opportunity to learn first-hand by connecting key decision makers from across the globe.
  • Centre conferences, summits and virtual events connect members to business and policy leaders to discuss key business issues, identify opportunities and set agendas.
    Member Discounts

WATRA members and accredited organizations benefit from significantly discounted rates on stand space at run our events. Members and accredited organizations are also offered preferential rates on a wide range of sponsorship opportunities.

B2B Matchmaking and Trade Missions.

WATRA organizes and creates specialized events and B2B events from concept to execution. We provide professional networking platforms for speakers, delegates, sponsors and exhibitors to share expertise, examine cutting edge topics and uncover business opportunities. Our team members conduct trade missions worldwide in multiple countries with visiting companies and companies with pre-selected qualified partners.