NORTH EAST ENGLAND CHAMBER WEBINARS
Chamber Foundation Award in international Trade
These online, expert led, courses will give attendees the foundation knowledge for trading international, with each workshop counting towards the towards the British Chamber of Commerce Accredited Foundation Award in International Trade. Completing six will earn this award.
Follow this link for full listing and more information: https://www.neechamber.co.uk/international/operational-support/global-webinars/global-training-webinars.
North East & Japan: insights, future relationships and trade, 29th September (2pm UK)
Japan is the world’s third largest economy and can be seen as a gateway to the Pacific states, which is why the UK has placed emphasis on securing a new Free Trade Agreement with Japan post-Brexit. But, while the North East is home to several Japanese companies, exports to the land of the rising sun remain low.
Join our CEO, James Ramsbotham, in discussion with the British Chamber of Japan and Export Japan, as they explore the potential of a Japan Agreement, the variety of opportunities and support available to business to benefit from trading with Japan and beyond.
North East & USA: The Special Relationship through Brexit, Elections & Trade, 30th September (2pm UK)
This webinar, with the Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce, will focus on the future of the UK-US reationship, as we embark on an independent trading future, and the Americans stand on the brink of an upcoming election. Get on the ground insight from Bob Rohrlack, Director of the Tampa Bay Chamber, in discussion with our CEO James Ramsbotham CBE.
GLOBAL CHAMBER WEBINARS
With the global trade Economic Partnership Arrangements (EPAs) and WTO in transition, the impact of COVID-19, BREXIT and the launch of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), The summit will showcase, explore investment and economic opportunities in the African region for global companies seeking new channels and consumer market for growth, changes in local business climate, key trends and best practices to operates successfully in the continent.
International Women's Day- 22nd-29th September.
While the coronavirus has changed our plans to hold our annual International Women's Day lunch, important discussions around gender equality continue, and this year we bring you a very special triple-session International Women's Day Virtual Conference in it's place. We hope that by continuing to 'think together', we can help accelerate the pace of gender balance in organisations and find a way forward.
Invest in Turkey: UK-Turkey Investment Forum 17-18 September, London.
NOTE: THIS MAY CHANGE DUE TO COVID-19
The 8th annual Invest in Turkey Forum will be held in London and will bring onboard series of round table sessions where international lenders, developers, investors and sponsors will discuss new investment trends and opportunities in Turkey.
From the update on the recent infrastructure and PPP projects, to opportunities in energy/renewable sector and latest trends on distressed debt and restructuring investing in the energy and construction sectors, this event will bring you a full day of inspiring talks and will put you in contact with all key players in the market.