2018 BABC Transatlantic Conference - Birmingham
"The Future of Transatlantic Trade"
June 6th – June 8th, 2018
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 22 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.
Themes & Topics
“The Future of Transatlantic Trade”
Transatlantic Trade post-Brexit
The Economic Challenges Facing Business and Industries
Trade and Productivity in the Context of the Industrial Strategy
Digital Trade and Cross-border Data Flows
The Future of design-Driven Innovation
Realising the Opportunities from International Business
The Annual Interview: The Future of the Transatlantic Relationship
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Reasons for Attending
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.