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The London Chamber of Commerce award-winning events programme includes over 200 events each year and caters for every person and business.   Whether you are looking for training, networking, briefings on topical issues, or want to entertain clients, we have an event for you and your business.  Many events  are exclusive to members, many are free to members or are offered at significantly discounted rates, and all include the opportunity for networking.

Watch the video of our Spring Reception with guest speaker Richard Joseph, Founder, Joseph Joseph

 

How to book your place(s) at a London Chamber of Commerce event

  • Select the events you want to attend from the events calendar below
  • For ticket fee events use our online booking facility or complete a booking form and fax or post it to us with your payment. All prices are inclusive of VAT and full payment must be received to secure bookings
  • For free events book by following the instructions under each event entry in the calendar below
  • Bookings for all events are taken on a first-come first-served basis
  • You must pre-book your place at all London Chamber of Commerce events (both complimentary and ticket fee events)
  • NB: our online booking system is unable to accept payment via AMEX.  Payment via AMEX can be made by completing an event booking form including your card details and sending to the Events Team.  This will be processed manually by London Chamber of Commerce 

If you have further questions about our events have a look at our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Events or contact the Events team on T: +44 (0)20 7203 1700 or E: events@londonchamber.co.uk

If you are interested in sponsoring a London Chamber of Commerce event contact the Sponsorship Manager on T: +44 (0)20 7556 2382 or email sponsorship@londonchamber.co.uk

 

  

03/09/2014

TRANSPORT DINNER 2014 - KEEPING LONDON MOVING

 

FULLY BOOKED
We do have a reserve list, please email your contact details to
events@londonchamber.co.uk
 

Join leading representatives from the transport industry at this prestigious event to hear from the Secretary of State for Transport who will discuss transport strategy and transport issues affecting business in the capital. This high-level networking event, held at the iconic five star hotel - Claridge's, will provide an ideal opportunity to make new business connections whilst strengthening existing relationships.

Format
7.00pm   Champagne drinks reception
8.00pm   Welcome from Tony Pidgley CBE, President, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry 
               (LCCI) and Chairman, The Berkeley Group Plc 
               Keynote address from Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, Secretary of State for Transport
               Dinner commences
11.00pm Carriages
NB: timings are subject to change

Guest Speaker Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, Secretary of State for Transport
Host Tony Pidgley CBE, President, LCCI and Chairman, The Berkeley Group Plc
At Claridge's, Brook Street, Mayfair, London W1K 4HR
Time 7.00pm -11.00pm
Dress code Black tie
Co-sponsors 

 CH2M HILL  Willis KPMG

INDIVIDUAL PLACES
Patron Member £198.00
Premier Plus Member £198.00
Local Member £216.00
Non Member £240.00

TABLE OF 10
Patron Member £1,980.00
Premier Plus Member £1,980.00
Local Member £2,160.00
Non Member £2,400.00

For more information on the event, please contact Jenny Crouch, Event Manager on
jcrouch@londonchamber.co.uk  or +44 (0)20 7203 1874 



04/09/2014

INTRODUCTION TO MEMBERSHIP


Introduction to membership meetings are a great way to kick-start your membership. There are many services and benefits included in your membership and these meetings provide new members with a full understanding of all that is available. The informal meetings give you the chance to meet the Membership team, as well as other new members. You will have the opportunity to introduce your business to other members, as well as gain tailored advice on maximising membership. We will discuss your business needs and give a demonstration of the online services included in membership. Advice will also be provided on which services and events would suit you best and how to make the most of the opportunities available.

At 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
Time 9.30am - 11.00am
For more information contact Member Relationship team, E: membersupport@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1713

Premier Plus Member
FREE



08/09/2014

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRAINING: BANK GUARANTEES AND TRADE FINANCE


Contract guarantees are required by buyers in the Middle East and many parts of Asia to support trade with UK exporters. This course explains why they are required, how the guarantees are issued and the associated risks, including some new banking procedures.

At HSBC, 60 Queen Victoria St, London EC4N 4TR
Time 9.00am - 4.30pm
For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive, E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

Premier Plus Member and HSBC Client £250.00
Local Member £300.00
Non-member £300.00

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 Supported by

HSBC




09/09/2014

BEHIND THE SCENES AT LONDON CITY AIRPORT


FULLY BOOKED

This invite only event is an exciting opportunity for just 12 London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Members to take part in an exclusive behind the scenes tour of London City Airport, a leading business airport serving over 40 destinations across the UK, Europe and the USA. Attendees will also benefit from informal networking over lunch with fellow Members.

At London City Airport, Hartmann Road, London E16 2PX
Time 11.30am - 1.30pm

This event is only open to companies based in Central London and restricted to one attendee per company. To register your interest please contact Louise McKenna, Event Manager on lmckenna@londonchamber.co.uk




10/09/2014

ASIAN BUSINESS ASSOCIATION (ABA) NETWORKING RECEPTION


FULLY BOOKED
We do have a reserve list, please email your contact details to
events@londonchamber.co.uk

Attend this exclusive complimentary reception to network with up to 100 guests and make new business contacts, as well as hear from and put questions to our guest speaker Dr David Landsman OBE. Drinks and delicious canap├ęs will be served during the event.

At Taj Hotel - 51 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6AF
Time 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Guest speaker Dr David Landsman OBE, Director, Tata Limited (UK)
Hosted by
 
This complimentary event is exclusively for LCCI Members and selected guests (on an invitation only basis).  Non-member bookings will be checked against our invitation database.
Please note space is limited and places will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

For more information contact Events Team, E: events@londonchamber.co.uk

Patron Member, Premier Plus Member, Local Member and Members' Guest FREE

Restricted to TWO attendees per Patron Member, Premier Plus Member and Local Member company.  Telephone bookings will not be accepted.



10/09/2014

CONNECT 4 LUNCH


Join Ealing and Hammersmith & Fulham Chambers of Commerce for Connect 4 Lunch, a networking event designed to bring businesses together from across the borough for one thing only - to network.

Connect 4 Lunch is regularly attended by up to 60 members from a wide range of industry sectors. Guests will receive a welcome drink on arrival and lunch during the event.

At Metro Bank Ealing, The Townhouse, The Broadway, Ealing, London W5 5JN
Time 12.00pm - 2.00pm
For more information contact Donna Subero, Event Executive, E: dsubero@ealingchamber.org or T: +44 (0)20 7556 2394
 
Premier Plus Members Complimentary
Local Members Complimentary
Member's Guest Complimentary

To secure your place/s please click on the link below.  Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted.

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11/09/2014

PERFECT YOUR NETWORKING AND SALES SKILLS

Are you a new member or new to networking and perhaps finding it intimidating or lacking confidence in building your network? Are you a seasoned networker but simply not seeing the benefits you had hoped for or would just like a refresher? If you answered yes to any of the above then this workshop is for you.  

We have teamed up with Newleafes Ltd to organise two interactive and informative networking workshops in 2014 that will help you perfect your networking and sales skills. Newleafes will take you through the basics of mastering sales and influence in a fun and relaxed environment. You will have ample opportunity to put what you have learned into practice throughout the event in the form of interactive exercises and during lunch. 

At John Ruskin College, Selsdon Park Road, South Croydon CR2 8JJ
Time 12.00noon - 2.00pm
For more information contact Kelly Robbins, Events Executive, E: krobbins.croydon@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7556 2393

Patron Members
£12.00
Premier Plus Members £12.00
Local Members £12.00
Non-members £36.00

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16/09/2014

MEET THE SOUTH KOREAN DELEGATION


LCCI is welcoming a delegation of South Korean manufacturers in the electronics and security sectors.

They are looking for buyers of the following products:

- Water ionizers
- RF-ID readers
- USB digital sound adaptors
- Telephone amplifiers and headsets
- DJ machines
- Touchscreen user interfaces
- Wireless-bridges for network
- Remote controlled drone fighters
- Finger-vein and fingerprint sensors

At Asia House, 63 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP
Time 9.30am - 4.30pm (individual 60 minutes appointments) 

If you are interested in meeting with them and viewing their profiles, please contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive, E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822.

Patron Member, Premier Plus Member, Local Member and Members' Guest FREE







16/09/2014

CYBER SECURITY EXPERT BRIEFING


Our programme of cyber security briefings gives you an opportunity to put your questions to world leading experts in cyber-crime, security and resilience. These targeted events are designed to help you keep up to date with the latest developments in the world of cyber security whilst expanding your professional network and raising your profile. The new Joint Cyber Reserve will see reservists working alongside regular forces to protect critical computer networks and safeguard vital data. Attend this briefing to find out more about the Joint Cyber Reserve Unit and the potential impact on London businesses.

Guest speaker Lt Col Michael White, Head, Joint Cyber Reserve Unit
At Venue to be confirmed upon registration
Time 5.30pm - 7.30pm
For more information contact Louise McKenna, Event Manager, E: lmckenna@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1870

Patron Members £54.00
Premier Plus Members £54.00
Association of Security Consultant Members £54.00
CSARN Members £54.00

A limited number of free places are available. Please contact Louise McKenna to find out if you are eligible.

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16/09/2014

PROPERTY AND CONSTRUCTION BREAKFAST


The Voice of London's Property and Construction Industry   
London Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (LCCI) Property and Construction Group is an established support forum for all members who are concerned in any way with property, building development, planning, design and construction.

The Property and Construction Breakfast Club is a series of four briefings, each featuring a keynote address from a leading industry figure. Unlike other industry networking events, we limit the size of each breakfast club audience to 80 people to ensure you have the opportunity to meet as many senior decision makers as possible, as well as hear from the guest speaker. As well as networking over breakfast, attendees will hear from an industry expert on the issues and challenges facing the industry in 2014 and beyond. Guests will also be able to put their questions to the guest speaker during a brief Q&A session.

Exclusively open to Patron and Premier Plus Members and their guests.

Guest Speaker Bill Hughes, Managing Director, Legal & General Property
At CBRE, Henrietta House, Henrietta Place, London W1G 0NB
Time 8.15am - 10.00am
Sponsored by

 Barclays        CB Richard Ellis              Middlesex University London - Work Based Learning and Professional Practice

For more information contact
Jenny Crouch, Event Manager, 
E:
jcrouch@londonchamber.co.uk  or
 T: +44 (0)20 7203 1874  
   
Patron Member £42.00
Premier Plus Member £42.00 

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17/09/2014

EXCLUSIVE NETWORKING AND SHOPPING EVENING AT MAPPIN & WEBB


The Mappin & Webb story begins in 1775, when Jonathan Mappin opened a silver workshop in Sheffield with the mission to create the most beautifully crafted silverware, leather goods and fine jewellery for British high society. It would see the company become synonymous with excellence, craftsmanship and all things truly, greatly British. Today, Mappin & Webb holds Royal Warrants as silversmith to both HM The Queen and HRH The Prince of Wales. In addition our Master Craftsman, Martin Swift, holds the prestigious appointment of Crown Jeweller and maintains the Crown Jewels at both the Tower of London and during state occasions.

Up to 50 guests will attend this exclusive event. Guests will have an opportunity to make new business connections and strengthen existing business links whilst viewing the fine jewellery, watch and corporate gift collections and discovering more about this iconic British brand. Mappin & Webb look forward to welcoming you to the store for a glass of champagne.

At Mappin & Webb, Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 5DF
Time 6.00pm - 8.00pm
For more information contact Events Team, E: events@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1700.

This complimentary event is strictly open to Patron and Premier Plus Members. A maximum of TWO places per company applies.

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17/09/2014

GREATER LONDON BUSINESS CONFERENCE ON NIGERIA


London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) is pleased to be supporting the Nigerian London Business Forum (NILOBF) two day conference in September.

Companies with an interest in doing business with Nigeria will have the opportunity to meet with buyers and potential partners from Nigeria that represent the following sectors: agriculture; education and training; professional services; logistics; infrastructure and construction; and creative industries.

The event will also include a diverse panel of speakers who will provide insights into the above sectors and the realities of entering this market.

On Wednesday 17 and Thursday 18 September 2014
At Royal National Hotel, Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG
To book and for further information, contact Danette Gayle, Director of Operations, Nigerian London Business Forum, T: +44(0)20 7278 3631, M: +44(0)7769 955838
E: london@nlbforum.co.uk, W: www.nlbforum.co.uk
Cost LCCI members and clients can register for free. Please quote 'LCCI Member' on application.



17/09/2014

CONVERT YOUR PROSPECTS INTO SALES


Join Ealing Chamber of Commerce and Sandler Training for an informative workshop that will show you how to boost sales to grow your business.

In this workshop you will learn how to close more business, find out in the first 10 minutes of the first meeting if the sale will happen, avoid a 'think it over' and endless chasing of prospects and get the price you deserve for your services.

At DoubleTree by Hilton - London, 2-8 Hanger Lane, Ealing, London W5 3HN
Time 9.30am - 11.30am
For more information contact Donna Subero, Event Executive, E: dsubero@ealingchamber.org or T: +44 (0)20 7556 2394
 
Premier Plus, Local Members and Members' Guests: £12.00, Non Members: £36.00

To secure your place/s please click on the link below. Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted.

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18/09/2014

ONE OF A KIND NETWORKING

Eliminate the competition and be 'One of a Kind' at this new addition to the Croydon events programme in 2014. 

Pitch your business, share industry knowledge and create an instant network of strong business contacts for referrals at this facilitated networking event. You will have the opportunity to meet all of the attendees in a series of free flowing and structured networking activities.

Only one representative from any given industry sector will be in attendance. Sectors are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis and include Accountancy, Advertising, Banking, Design, Education, Financial Planning, Healthcare, Hotel, IT, Legal, Marketing, Printing, Property and Construction, Public Relations, Recruitment, Retail, Security, Telecommunications, Travel and Venue.

At Croydon Park Hotel, 7 Altyre Road, Croydon CR9 5AA
Time 10.00am - 12.30pm
For more information contact Linda Saran, Events Executive,
E: lsaran.croydon@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7556 2393 

Patron Members £20.00
Premier Plus Members £20.00
Local Members £20.00

To find out sector availability and to book your place, please contact krobbins.croydon@londonchamber.co.uk. One place per company and per business sector applies.



18/09/2014

RESOURCE EFFICIENCY - DOING MORE WITH LESS


This event focuses on a life cycle approach to design and construction, looking at both the potential benefits of adopting this approach and the environmental impact of construction products and materials. The event is co-hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Building Products (ASBP), London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and The Bartlett, UCL.

Patron Member, Premier Plus Member, Local Member and Members' Guest FREE

On Thursday 18 September, 2.30pm - 5.30pm followed by networking and refreshments
At Pearson G22 Lecture Theatre, UCL, WC1E 6BT

For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive, E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

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23/09/2014

INTERNATIONAL TRAINING COURSE: VAT ON INTERNATIONAL TRANSACTIONS FOR GOODS AND SERVICES


This course explores all the VAT rules for all international services and the impact of importing services from outside the UK, to give the participants a sound grasp of all aspects.

At London Chamber of Commerce, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
Time 9.00am - 4.30pm
For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive, E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

Premier Plus Member £354.00
Local Member £414.00
Non-member £414.00

 Book Online







23/09/2014

INTRODUCTION TO MEMBERSHIP


Introduction to membership meetings are a great way to kick-start your membership. There are many services and benefits included in your membership and these meetings provide new members with a full understanding of all that is available. The informal meetings give you the chance to meet the Membership team, as well as other new members. You will have the opportunity to introduce your business to other members, as well as gain tailored advice on maximising membership. We will discuss your business needs and give a demonstration of the online services included in membership. Advice will also be provided on which services and events would suit you best and how to make the most of the opportunities available.

At 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
Time 9.30am - 11.00am
For more information contact Member Relationship team, E: membersupport@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1713

Premier Plus Member
FREE



23/09/2014

CHANGING PLACES NETWORKING RECEPTION


Changing Places is our series of bi-monthly networking receptions, regularly attended by up to 120 of our members from a wide range of industry sectors. These events are held at a different venue each time so, wherever you are based, you are likely to find one held at a venue near you. These complimentary evening receptions are exclusively open to our Patron, Premier Plus and Local members.  Guests will receive two welcome drinks on arrival and snacks during the event.

Host Venue
Collyer Bristow is a leading London-based law firm with a rich history and a bright future, providing a comprehensive range of services to businesses and private clients in the UK and internationally.

At Collyer Bristow LLP, 4 Bedford Row, London WC1R 4TF
Time 6.00pm - 8.00pm
Sponsored by  

 Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators

For more information contact Events Team, E: events@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1700

Patron Member FREE
Premier Plus Member FREE
Local Member FREE
Members' Guest FREE

A maximum of two places per company are available.  To secure your place/s, please click on the below link and complete the online booking form.  Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted.

When you are booking place/s on this event, you will be asked the following question: If you do NOT put a TICK in the box(es) provided your name, job title, company and business activity will be displayed on the printed guest list.

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24/09/2014

CEREAL NETWORKING


Cereal Networking is a breakfast networking event exclusively for our Patron and Premier Plus Members. This is the fifth of six Cereal Networking events in 2014.  The event is aimed at members from a variety of different business sectors and companies, ranging from SMEs to large corporates. It will provide an informal networking environment for attendees to make new business connections and catch-up with existing contacts that are in attendance. During the event, guests will be able to help themselves to tea, coffee or juice, as well as pastries, muffins and fruit.

At Members' Lounge, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
Time 7.45am - 9.00am
Sponsored by  

 Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators

For more information contact
Events Team, E: events@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1700   

Patron Member, Premier Plus Member and Members' Guest  FREE

Restricted to TWO attendees per Patron Member and Premier Plus Member company.  Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted.

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25/09/2014

THE GRAPEVINE NETWORK

Join us at this evening Grapevine Network event, which is part of your flagship monthly networking event series in Croydon, that takes place on the last Thursday of every month*. Regularly attend these popular events to create new business opportunities, strengthen existing relationships and experience an informal, relaxed and fun atmosphere. You will get to network with over 80 like-minded business professionals from the local community and beyond.

We are delighted to be hosted again by Metro Bank at their impressive Croydon store.

*excluding July and December

At Metro Bank (Croydon), Centrale Shopping Centre, Unit 1-2, Croydon CR0 1TY
Time 6.00pm - 8.00pm
For more information contact Linda Saran, Events Executive, E: lsaran.croydon@londonchamber.co.uk or T:+44 (0)20 7556 2393

Patron, Premier Plus, Local Member, Members' Guest: Complimentary
Please note: Members' guests are only eligible to attend one Grapevine Network event before we invite them to join membership. To secure your place/s please click on the link below. Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted.



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01/10/2014

PROPERTY AND CONSTRUCTION BREAKFAST


The Voice of London's Property and Construction Industry   
London Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (LCCI) Property and Construction Group is an established support forum for all members who are concerned in any way with property, building development, planning, design and construction.

The Property and Construction Breakfast Club is a series of four briefings, each featuring a keynote address from a leading industry figure. Unlike other industry networking events, we limit the size of each breakfast club audience to 80 people to ensure you have the opportunity to meet as many senior decision makers as possible, as well as hear from the guest speaker. As well as networking over breakfast, attendees will hear from an industry expert on the issues and challenges facing the industry in 2014 and beyond. Guests will also be able to put their questions to the guest speaker during a brief Q&A session.

Exclusively open to Patron and Premier Plus Members and their guests.

Guest Speaker Ian Hawksworth, Chief Executive, Capco
At CBRE, Henrietta House, Henrietta Place, London W1G 0NB
Time 8.15am - 10.00am
Sponsored by
  Barclays         CB Richard Ellis              Middlesex University London - Work Based Learning and Professional Practice

For more information contact
Jenny Crouch, Event Manager, 
E:
jcrouch@londonchamber.co.uk  or
 T: +44 (0)20 7203 1874  
   
Patron Member £42.00
Premier Plus Member £42.00 

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01/10/2014

UNLOCKING AND COMMUNICATING THE VALUE OF ENVIRONMENTAL PRODUCT DECLARATIONS (EPD)


Practitioners from across the construction sector will share their insights and experiences about the use and benefits of Environmental Product Declarations (EPD).

Hear from a leading trade association about their strategy for lower-cost EPD generation - how they are putting the power to produce EPD, across their entire product range, into the hands of their members. Speakers will suggest how contractors can communicate EPD information and add value.

We'll learn how BIM and Building Assessment Schemes are transforming the way EPDs are considered and their role in a circular economy.  The BRE will update us on the ECO Platform and progress EPD programme operators are making towards mutual recognition of EN 15804 EPD. We will also examine the European Commission's recent Communication on Resource Efficiency Opportunities in the Building Sector and discuss how ASBP might respond.

On
Wednesday 1 October 2014, 1.30pm - 5.30pm followed by networking and refreshments
At UCL, WC1E 6BT (TBC)
For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive, E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

Patron Member, Premier Plus Member, Local Member and Members' Guest FREE

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05/10/2014

TRADE MISSION TO SOUTH KOREA (FOR BUYERS ONLY)


London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) is taking a selected group of buyers to Suwon, South Korea.
Join this mission to meet with new businesses and attend a business matchmaking event with pre-arranged business meetings. Eligible companies interested in the mission can benefit from subsidies and support provided by the Suwon City Government (airfare subsidy of £556.00, free accommodation, meals and inland transportation)

On Sunday 5 - Thursday 9 October 2014
City Suwon, South Korea
Closing date Thursday 1 May 2014
For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive, E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

 

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07/10/2014

INTRODUCTION TO MEMBERSHIP


Introduction to membership meetings are a great way to kick-start your membership. There are many services and benefits included in your membership and these meetings provide new members with a full understanding of all that is available. The informal meetings give you the chance to meet the Membership team, as well as other new members. You will have the opportunity to introduce your business to other members, as well as gain tailored advice on maximising membership. We will discuss your business needs and give a demonstration of the online services included in membership. Advice will also be provided on which services and events would suit you best and how to make the most of the opportunities available.

At 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
Time 9.30am - 11.00am
For more information contact Member Relationship team, E: membersupport@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1713

Premier Plus Member
FREE



08/10/2014

NETWORKING TRAINING: HOW TO WORK A ROOM


Hate the thought of networking? Want to learn how to network on your own terms?

Walking into a room full of strangers can be daunting for most people - even 'seasoned' networkers! For many people, the fear of networking at events stops them attending or has them standing at the edge of the room not knowing what to do. This can lead to missing out on expanding their number of business contacts and raising their profile and the profile of their business.

Our 'how to work a room' surgery aims to remove some of these barriers to networking by providing some focus for attending events, examining the 'risks' involved, as well as how to reduce and manage them and improving confidence with some practical tools and tips.

Workshop leader Heather White, Networking Architect, Smarter Networking
At London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
Time 5.45pm - 8.30pm
For more information contact the Events Team:  E: events@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1700

Patron Member £66.00
Premier Plus Member £66.00
Local Member £102.00
Non-member £150.00
 

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08/10/2014

GOLF DAY

 

Join us at LCCI's golf day at the Buckinghamshire hosted by Colin Stanbridge, Chief Executive, LCCI. Enjoy a day of high-level networking and golf in a relaxed environment.  You are welcome to enter a corporate a team of four or book individual places and we will organise you into a team. Handicap limits are 24 for Men and 36 for Ladies.

The golf day includes:

  • Refreshments on arrival
  • 18 holes on a championship course
  • Post-round three course dinner
  • Prize giving - competitions to include best individual stableford, best team stableford, longest drive
  •     nearest the pin

    At Buckinghamshire Golf Club, Denham Court Drive, Denham, Buckinghamshire UB9 5PG
    Time 10.30am - 8.00pm
    Hosted by Colin Stanbridge, Chief Executive, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)
    Sponsored by

     Club Wembley
    For more information contact Events Team, E: events@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1700. 

    Individual Places
    Patron, Premier Plus and Local Members £118.80
    Non Members £180.00

    Teams of Four
    Patron, Premier Plus and Local Members £475.20
    Non Members £720.00

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    08/10/2014

    CONNECT 4 LUNCH


    Join us at Metro Bank Fulham for Connect 4 Lunch, our informal free-flow monthly lunchtime networking event.

    Connect 4 Lunch gives you the opportunity to network with up to 60 guests from a wide range of industries. It's Ealing and Hammersmith & Fulham Chambers of Commerce's flagship networking event.

    Our host, Metro Bank Ealing will provide all guests with a light lunch and a complimentary drink.

    Metro Bank Fulham, Unit 3 Fulham Broadway Retail Centre, Fulham Broadway, London SW6 1BW
    Time 12.00pm - 2.00pm
    For more information contact Donna Subero, Event Executive,
    E:dsubero.hfcc@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7556 2394

    Patron, Premier Plus Members, Local Members and Members' Guests: Complimentary

    To secure your place/s please click on the link below.  Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted

    Book Online



     

    09/10/2014

    MAXIMISE YOUR MEMBERSHIP

    Membership at Croydon Chamber of Commerce & Industry is all about offering you and your business opportunities and providing you with the tools to succeed.

    Open to all new and existing members or prospective members; find out how membership can boost your business by attending this informative session. Discover how to take advantage of our membership services, offers and networking events. Making sure you get the most out of your membership is key to ensuring you achieve all of your business objectives. You will also get to meet our team, get some useful tips on how to network successfully and start your networking journey by connecting with fellow members and local businesses. 

    At: Jurys Inn, Wellesley Road, Croydon CR0 9XY
    Time: 9.30am - 11.00am
    Premier Plus, Local Member, Members' Guests and Non Members: Complimentary
    For more information contact Linda Saran, Events Executive, E: lsaran.croydon@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7556 2393
     

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    13/10/2014

    TRADE MISSION TO THE UNITED NATIONS


    This trade mission offers you an excellent opportunity to meet procurement officers from the key organisations in Geneva: World Health Organisation (WHO); United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR); International Red Cross Federation (IFRC); International Red Cross Committee (ICRC); International Labour Office (ILO); United Nations Office of Geneva (UNOG); and World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO).

    If you are a supplier of medical equipment, water and sanitation supplies, generators, communications equipment and vehicles, as well as services such as corporate training, communications skills and specialised consultancy, this opportunity is for you. 

    Place: Geneva
    Dates: Monday 13 - Wednesday 15 October 2014
    Deadline for applications: Friday 22 August 2014

    For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

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    13/10/2014

    TRADE MISSION TO BRAZIL: SAO PAULO AND RIO DE JANEIRO


    LCCI is taking a select group of companies interested in exploring the business opportunities in the high-growth market of Brazil.

    Brazil has just emerged from the 2014 Football World Cup, one of the biggest advertisements a country can have. It successfully showcased the country as a place of diversity, a place to visit, invest and do business in. This increased appeal, combined with Brazil's impending Olympic Games in 2016, makes it a market too big to ignore.

    If you are a forward-thinking business looking at ways to improve your business potential, then Brazil is a market that needs your attention now to gain a competitive advantage over potential competitors.

    Cities Sao Paulo and Rio Janeiro
    Dates 13 - 17 October 2014
    Deadline for applications: Friday 5 September 2015

    For more information contact Ruma Deb, Senior International Business Executive, E: rdeb@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1949

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    14/10/2014

    CHANGING PLACES @ LUNCHTIME


    Changing Places @ Lunchtime is our series of bi-monthly networking receptions, regularly attended by up to 80 of our members from a wide range of industry sectors. Held at a different venue each time so, wherever you are based, you are likely to find one held at a venue near you. These complimentary events are exclusively open to our Patron and Premier Plus members. Guests will receive one welcome drink on arrival (a cash bar will be in operation for additional drinks) and snacks during the event.

    Our Host Venue
    Opened in 2008 Mint Leaf Lounge is located next to the iconic Bank of England in the City of London.  The Lounge offers a contemporary dining experience in the heart of the City where guests can enjoy innovative Indian cuisine in an elegant and stylish setting.  Mint Leaf's striking bar is one of the longest in London with over 500 spirits and an extensive cocktail list available.

    At
    Mint Leaf Lounge and Restaurant, 12 Angel Court, Lothbury, Bank London EC2R 7HB
    Time 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Sponsored by  

     Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
      
    For more information contact Events Team, E: events@londonchamber.co.uk  or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1700

    Patron Member, Premier Plus Member and Member's Guest FREE
    A maximum of two places per Member company is available.  To secure your place/s, please click on the below link and complete the online booking form.  Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted. 

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    15/10/2014

    NETWORK SOCIAL: BEER AND CURRY EVENING


    Our Network Social events are designed to bring businesses together to build solid working relationships in a relaxed and informal setting.

    Join Ealing Chamber of Commerce at Monty's of London for a 'Beer and Curry' evening.  It's a great opportunity to raise your profile and at the same time help you gain new clients, contacts and business. 

    All guests will receive a bottle of Nepalese Khukuri Beer or a soft drink and a delicious set meal.

    At Monty's Of London, 1 The Mall, Ealing Broadway, London, W5 2PJ 
    Time 6.00pm - 8.00pm
    For more information contact Donna Subero, Event Executive, E:dsubero@ealingchamber.org or T: +44 (0)20 7556 2394
     
    Premier Plus, Local Members and Member's Guests Complimentary

    To secure your place/s please click on the link below.  Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted.

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    15/10/2014

    TIME TO TALK BUSINESS


    At Mercure London Greenwich Hotel
    Time 12.30pm - 2.30pm
    Nearest Station Greenwich DLR and national rail

    Patron, Premier Plus, Local Members and their guests Complimentary
    Non-members who have already attended Time To Talk Business twice or more £15.00
    A maximum of two places per company are available.

    Mercure London Greenwich Hotel is a classicly designed building standing in a secluded square a short walk from Greenwich station. It offers easy access to Royal Greenwich's many visitor attractions. Our hosts will welcome us into one of the elegant assembly rooms with a complimentary drink and snacks followed by a cash bar for our monthly networking event.

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    20/10/2014

    LCCI LIFE


    LCCI Life is our bi-annual unique showcase event for PAs and Corporate Event Bookers.

    With over 50 exhibitors from the hospitality, leisure and retail industry, LCCI Life is the perfect event for you to keep up-to-date with London's top venues, travel agents and corporate gift companies in a fantastic relaxed and informal setting.

    With fabulous prizes available throughout the evening, this is one event you won't want to miss

    At London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 5.30pm - 8.30pm
    For more information contact Emma Wood, Event Executive E: ewood@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1876
    LCCI Life is STRICTLY for PAs and corporate Event Organisers only. Registration is at the discretion of the LCCI Life Event Manager.

    Supported by

    Lynhurst Press Limited

    Member and Non-member FREE

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    21/10/2014

    INTERNATIONAL TRAINING COURSE: IMPORT PROCEDURES


    A one day practical workshop introducing the essential procedures, documentation and terminology required for people new to importing. Each delegate will learn about rules and regulations, including tariff classification, customs procedures, import duties and VAT. The course also looks at common documents and methods of paying suppliers.

    At London Chamber of Commerce, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 9.00am - 4.30pm
    For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive, E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

    Premier Plus Member £354.00
    Local Member £414.00
    Non-member £414.00

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    21/10/2014

    CONNECTED AT URBAN GOLF: FULL SWING NETWORKING WITH STATE OF THE ART INDOOR GOLF SIMULATORS


    This event at Urban Golf's stylish Royal Smithfield clubhouse offers an unrivalled opportunity to raise your company profile and entertain clients. Attendees can also make use of the vast library of 60 of the world's best golf courses on the most advanced golf simulators in Europe. PGA professionals will be available to assist those who need a helping hand, so this informal networking event is suitable for everyone from total beginners to avid golfers.

    At
    Urban Golf Royal Smithfield, 12 Smithfield Street, London EC1A 9LA
    Time 6.30pm - 8.30pm
    Sponsored by

     Pinnacle

    For more information contact Louise McKenna, Event Manager, E: lmckenna@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1870

    Patron Member, Premier Plus Member and Local Member £54.00


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    22/10/2014

    INTRODUCTION TO MEMBERSHIP


    Introduction to membership meetings are a great way to kick-start your membership. There are many services and benefits included in your membership and these meetings provide new members with a full understanding of all that is available. The informal meetings give you the chance to meet the Membership team, as well as other new members. You will have the opportunity to introduce your business to other members, as well as gain tailored advice on maximising membership. We will discuss your business needs and give a demonstration of the online services included in membership. Advice will also be provided on which services and events would suit you best and how to make the most of the opportunities available.

    At 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 9.30am - 11.00am
    For more information contact Member Relationship team, E: membersupport@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1713

    Premier Plus Member
    FREE



    02/11/2014

    TRADE MISSION TO QATAR: DOHA


    This Qatar trade mission will build on LCCI's successful Doha programme in April 2013, led by Willie Walsh, Chief Executive of International Airlines Group (IAG; parent company of British Airways), as LCCI President and LCCI's inaugural event with Hassan Al-Thawadi, Secretary General, Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy in January 2012.

    Who should consider joining this mission:
    Businesses ranging from specialists in construction, overall infrastructure, design and communication, education and training specific, luxury goods, industrial machinery and equipment, electrical machinery to companies with knowledge in supplying major sporting events including logistics and security, looking to:

    • Explore and understand the opportunities that will arise from the World Cup and Qatar's National Vision 2030
    • Network with key decision makers and programme managers of the World Cup and Qatar National Vision
    • Gain a competitive advantage over potential suppliers
    • Develop in-market networks

    On 2 November - 6 November
    Cities Doha
    Deadline for applications Friday 5 September
    Administration fee:
    Premier Plus Member
    £395.00
    Non-member £495

     UKTI/

                   
    For more information and for an application form contact Ruma Deb, Senior International Business Executive, E: rdeb@londonchamber.co.uk, T: +44 (0) 20 7203 1949

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    06/11/2014

    INTRODUCTION TO MEMBERSHIP


    Introduction to membership meetings are a great way to kick-start your membership. There are many services and benefits included in your membership and these meetings provide new members with a full understanding of all that is available. The informal meetings give you the chance to meet the Membership team, as well as other new members. You will have the opportunity to introduce your business to other members, as well as gain tailored advice on maximising membership. We will discuss your business needs and give a demonstration of the online services included in membership. Advice will also be provided on which services and events would suit you best and how to make the most of the opportunities available.

    At 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 9.30am - 11.00am
    For more information contact Member Relationship team, E: membersupport@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1713

    Premier Plus Member
    FREE



    11/11/2014

    ASIAN BUSINESS ASSOCIATION (ABA) DINNER


    The ABA Dinner brings together guests from a range of industries and is the premier gathering in the Asian business calendar. Open to Asian and non-Asian businesses, up to 500 guests will attend this prestigious event to rub shoulders with key figures from business, central and local government, arts and media, high commissioners, life peers and many top Asian entrepreneurs.

    Guest Speaker Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP, Deputy Prime Minister
    At Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, 45 Prescot Street, London E1 8GP
    Time 7.00pm - 11.30pm
    For more information contact Jenny Crouch, Event Manager, E: jcrouch@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1874

    INDIVIDUAL PLACES
    Patron and Premier Plus
    Member £150.00
    Local Member £180.00
    Non Member £210.00

    TABLE OF 10
    Patron and Premier Plus Member
    £1,500.00
    Local Member £1,800.00
    Non Member £2,100.00

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    11/11/2014

    BALTICS TRADE AND INVESTMENT FORUM


    This event will be the first stop for any UK company seeking to enter the Baltic States - Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia - market and will serve as a networking event between UK and Baltic businesses to highlight the investment opportunities in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. It will bring together entrepreneurs, investors, corporate strategists and commercial professionals.

    The event will showcase the advantages of investing in, and doing business with, the Baltic States. It will provide remarkable investment and business growth insights and reveal the success stories of UK investors. Additionally, there will be an opportunity for participating companies to receive specific advice about entering these markets and achieving or sustaining rapid growth.

    At London Chamber of Commerce, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 2.00pm - 6.00pm followed by networking with business matchmaking and refreshments

    For more information contact Lina Mockute, International Business Officer, E: lmockute@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1929

    Patron Member, Premier Plus Member, Local Member and Members' Guest FREE

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    UKTI

    Sponsored by

    KPMG    SORAINEN

     






    12/11/2014

    CEREAL NETWORKING


    Cereal Networking is a breakfast networking event exclusively for our Patron and Premier Plus Members. This is the last Cereal Networking event in 2014. The event is aimed at members from a variety of different business sectors and companies, ranging from SMEs to large corporates. It will provide an informal networking environment for attendees to make new business connections and catch-up with existing contacts that are in attendance. During the event, guests will be able to help themselves to tea, coffee or juice, as well as pastries, muffins and fruit.

    At Members' Lounge, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 7.45am - 9.00amSPONSORED by  
    Sponsored by

     
    Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators

    For more information contact Events Team, E: events@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1700.  

    Patron Member, Premier Plus Member and Members' Guest  FREE

    Restricted to TWO attendees per Patron Member and Premier Plus Member company.  Telephone and email bookings will not be accepted.

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    18/11/2014

    INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRAINING: EXPORT DOCUMENTS


    This one day course explains all the key documentation requirements when shipping products globally. Ideal for all levels from new to experienced exporters, the course content is constantly updated to ensure key elements can be easily implemented into most business systems, to ensure a more effective export process.

    At London Chamber of Commerce, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 9.00am - 4.30pm
    For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive, E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

    Premier Plus Member £354.00
    Local Member £414.00
    Non-member £414.00

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    24/11/2014

    TRADE MISSION TO THAILAND AND MYANMAR

     

    London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) is taking a delegation of UK companies to Thailand and Myanmar

    Both regions maintain an open, market-oriented economy and view foreign investment as a means of promoting economic development, employment and technology transfer. The governments in Thailand and Myanmar also offer a range of tax incentives, support services and import duty concessions. 

    Join this mission to explore and understand the opportunities in these markets, meet with new businesses and network with key decision makers.

    On Monday 24 - Friday 28 November 2014
    Cities Bangkok and Yangon
    Closing date Monday 8 September 2014
    For more information contact Vanessa Vlotides, Head of International Business Team, E: vvlotides@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1838

    Premier Plus Member £295.00
    Local Member £395.00
    Non-member £395.00

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    UKTI 

    UKABC


    In partnership with

    BCCT






    25/11/2014

    INTRODUCTION TO MEMBERSHIP


    Introduction to membership meetings are a great way to kick-start your membership. There are many services and benefits included in your membership and these meetings provide new members with a full understanding of all that is available. The informal meetings give you the chance to meet the Membership team, as well as other new members. You will have the opportunity to introduce your business to other members, as well as gain tailored advice on maximising membership. We will discuss your business needs and give a demonstration of the online services included in membership. Advice will also be provided on which services and events would suit you best and how to make the most of the opportunities available.

    At 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 9.30am - 11.00am
    For more information contact Member Relationship team, E: membersupport@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1713

    Premier Plus Member
    FREE



    27/11/2014

    PRESTIGE WINTER RECEPTION


    This popular and prestigious annual reception offers guests a high-level networking experience in the company of fellow senior professionals. Join us to generate new business contacts, network with your peers and entertain clients and colleagues in the exquisite surroundings of the much loved department store. Our venue this year is Fortnum & Mason's Gallery Restaurant which overlooks the iconic Food Hall, providing the perfect backdrop for our exclusive networking reception and some festive indulgence.

    At Fortnum and Mason, 181 Piccadilly, London W1A 1ER
    Time 6.00pm - 8.00pm
    For more information contact Louise McKenna, Event Manager, E: lmckenna@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1870

    Premier Plus Members £90.00
    Local Member £114.00
    Non-Member £174.00 

    Sponsored by

     University

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    02/12/2014

    INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRAINING: LETTERS OF CREDIT


    A one-day practical workshop aimed at exporting companies which regularly receive or handle Letters of Credit (L/Cs). The session will assist companies to negotiate the most favourable terms for L/Cs, as well as to reduce the risks and costs associated with presenting documents to the bank.

    On completing the course, delegates will know how to select the best terms of payment and how best to achieve them.  They will also be aware of the cost and cash flow implications of different methods of payment.

    The course is suitable for everyone involved in handling L/Cs i.e. export sales, project teams, export managers, administrators, finance teams, shipping and customer service personnel.

    At London Chamber of Commerce, 33 Queen Street, London EC4R 1AP
    Time 9.00am  - 4.30pm
    For more information contact Marta Zanfrini, International Business Executive E: mzanfrini@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1822

    Premier Plus Member £354.00
    Local Member £414.00
    Non-member £414.00

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    23/03/2015

    TRADE MISSION TO EAST AFRICA


    This will be LCCI's seventh trade mission to East Africa. This year's mission will be split into two groups and will follow two separate programmes.

    One programme will be specific to the energy sector. This is for companies that are in oil and gas and for providers of education and training in this sector.

    The other programme will be open to all other sectors, including; agriculture, telecommunications, education and training providers, laboratory equipment, security products and professional services and more and will follow the programme below.

    On Monday 23 - Friday 27 March 20145
    Countries Kenya and Uganda
    For more information contact Ruma Deb, Senior International Business Executive, E: rdeb@londonchamber.co.uk or T: +44 (0)20 7203 1949


     

    To chat through how becoming a member of London Chamber of Commerce can help your business contact us on T: +44 (0)20 7203 1881 or E: membersales@londonchamber.co.uk. Alternatively you can give us a few details here and we'll call you back or download an application form to post to us.