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BABC Annual Transatlantic Conference 2018

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Promoting a robust dialogue between the United States and United Kingdom, the British-American Business Council draws upon the thought leadership of its 2,000 member companies across 22 Chapter cities between North America and the United Kingdom.  Following the most recent Conferences in New York, London & Chicago, the 2018 Transatlantic Conference will be held in Birmingham, U.K. on 6-8 June, 2018.

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Date: 06/06/2018 - 08/06/2018 Venue: Birmingham City Centre

Event Description:

Join us in Birmingham UK as senior business executives, government officials and academics come together and create the 2018 Transatlantic Conference of the British-American Business Council. A robust gathering of global thought leaders across North America and the United Kingdom to discover and understand new opportunities and to build demonstrably relevant relationships.

Once a year the BABC brings together members of all its 23 chapters throughout the US and UK at its Annual Transatlantic Business Conferences, for a 2-day program of high-level business discussions and networking with business executives actively involved in transatlantic business. The conference has previously been held in the cities of New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, London, Washington and San Francisco.

This conference will welcome 300 Senior Executives from across the BABC network including Chairmen, CEs, CEOs, FDs and HR, GMs, MDs, and Directors from chapter member firms which include many of the US & UK’s largest manufacturers, exporters and professional services companies.

Reasons for attendance

Grow your sales and profitability by connecting with over 150 different companies in at least 25 different industries, including: manufacturing, legal, education, financial, design, automotive, gaming, transport, media & communication, insurance, international trade, food & beverage, logistics, government relations, real estate and professional services companies.

The Conference presents a great opportunity to connect with the many leading companies based in the host city Birmingham. A major regional business centre, the city has attracted $2 billion of foreign direct investment which is more than any other UK city outside London. The city is currently investing in a massive redevelopment programme which aims to make it one of the top 20 cities to live in the world by 2026.

The Conference offers a one-off opportunity to achieve a number of complimentary business opportunities:

  • Connect and develop business with senior executives, who are actively engaged in transatlantic business and which are based in more than 20 other major industries throughout the US and UK

  • Connect and develop business with senior executives from major companies based in and around Birmingham

  • Network with key multipliers who can provide onward business referrals

  • Promote awareness of your company and its brand

  • Acquire intelligence and insights from business leaders and industry

    experts that will help you achieve your business goals.

    Full conference agenda:

    Wednesday 6th June

    Cocktail Party & Opening Reception Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
    Venue: Birmingham Cathedral

    Thursday 7th June

    Full day Conference
    Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    Venue: Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

    Annual Gala Dinner Drinks Reception
    Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Venue: Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

    Annual Gala Dinner
    Time: 7:00pm - 10:30pm Venue: Birmingham Town Hall

    Speakers/Panels/Venues TBC

    Ticket prices:

    Full conference: BABC Members £400+VAT Non-Members £500+VAT
    Cocktail Party ONLY: BABC Members £50+VAT Non-Members £75+VAT
    Full day Conference ONLY: BABC Members £250+VAT Non-Members £300+VAT Annual Gala Dinner ONLY: BABC Members £150+VAT Non-Members £200+VAT 

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Event date: 06-06-2018 8:00 am
Event End Date: 06-08-2018 8:00 pm