thebigword is pleased to announce that Nihat Arkan, CEO of thebigword, will be delivering a talk at the SME Leadership and Innovation Summit in October.

Nihat will be presenting an interactive talk titled ‘Global Mindset & International Expansion’, and will be answering questions surrounding the importance of localisation for small and medium-sized enterprises (SME’s) who are keen to expand internationally. Sharing insight on how to structure for successful international growth, Nihat will deliver a detailed overview of how thebigword ensured such rapid growth through practice, partnerships and export strategies. Nihat endeavours to address the decisions that were made during the process of global expansion and share lessons learnt about the importance of localisation, by leveraging current technology such as Blockchain.

Nihat Arkan, CEO of thebigword said: “I am looking forward to delivering an interactive session for those keen to expand internationally. Having a global mind-set and structures in place for international growth is a priority to thebigword; therefore, I think it is important to share our key to success and the steps we have taken to engage effectively with a global audience. I will be particularly focusing on the significance of localisation, and how it is vital to appeal to a localised community to form better partnerships in the language industry.”

The 2-day event is a summit focused on SME growth and expansion in the digital economy. The event will be held at the Amba Hotel in London, United Kingdom, on the 17th-18th October. The summit provides networking opportunities and plays host to a series of talks and sessions delivered by top SME CEO’s and Executives in the digital industry.

The event will cover a range of topics relevant to growth and expansion, such as successfully escalating from £2.5 million to £270 million without losing your brand values, disrupting traditional, small margin industries both locally and internationally, and attracting the right talent.