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National BABC Annual Conference: The Future of Transatlantic Trade

June 6 - June 8



‘The Future of Transatlantic Trade’

We are delighted to announce that the BABC Transatlantic Conference 2018 will be held in Birmingham, United Kingdom, on 6th – 8th June 2018.

The annual BABC Conference brings together over 250 global thought leaders and members of the BABC chapters located across North America and the United Kingdom to discover and understand new business opportunities, and to build relevant relationships with senior executives who are actively engaged in the transatlantic business.

After last year’s successful event in Chicago, the Conference returns to Birmingham; a place of business tradition, innovation and great people. Titled “The Future of Transatlantic Trade”, the three-day event promises fascinating debates as well as a platform for making crucial connections in our growing transatlantic community.

Join us, discover and expand your transatlantic business network.

Themes & Topics

“The Future of Transatlantic Trade”

Sessions include:

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
Cyber Crime
The Future of design-Driven Innovation
Realising the Opportunities from International Business
The Annual Interview: The Future of the Transatlantic Relationship
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.

Please note: Global BABC members have access to a discount, please contact to access this.

Speakers & full agenda TBA

Birmingham City Centre

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June 6
June 8
Event Category:


BABC Midlands


Birmingham City Centre
Birmingham, Birmingham United Kingdom + Google Map