‘Business Together: how to enter European markets’ – Odessa conference tackles key questions for entrepreneurs


The EU Delegation in Ukraine, in cooperation with the Delo.UA business portal, recently held the first conference in the framework of the ‘Business together’ special project, with the support of the EU4Business initiative.

On 8 June Delo.UA and the EU Delegation in Ukraine gathered 50 entrepreneurs from the Odessa and Mykolaiv oblasts in order to answer the most pressing questions for Ukrainian SMEs.

The conference contained 3 panel discussions:  

  1. How to start exporting to the EU: 10 tips for entrepreneurs
  2. Where to find funds for your business development
  3. Why we succeed? The experience of Ukrainian entrepreneurs who already export.

Representatives from EU4Business, the Export Promotion Office and GUF, as well as entrepreneurs with successful export experience (Kwambio and Ugears) answered questions and gave the entrepreneurs useful tips and advice.

The conference finished with a workshop: a practical dialogue between the guests and speakers discussing the most common business issues, moderated by Oleh Myrochnichenko, the trade and export expert.

The event was an activity of the “Business together” special project, powered by Delo.UA and the ‘’Moving Forward Together’ communication campaign of the EU Delegation in Ukraine.