Welcome To The BABC-PNW
The BABC-PNW promotes trade and other links between the UK and the USA. It is one of 25 chapters of the British American Business Council in the UK and USA. Our active business and social programs provide an enjoyable and productive business atmosphere at seminars, after-hours networking events and social meetings.
October 21-22, 2014, Bell Harbor International Conference Centre, Seattle
MGF is the world’s premium mobile games event.
After 12 years of delivering the leading show in Europe, MGF is arriving in USA in the high tech innovation hub of Seattle, WA. This is where the top people in the industry meet to get down to business – discussing strategy and doing deals with their peers.
MGF Seattle kicks off with on Tuesday October 21 & Wednesday October 22, with a NexGen Developer Day also occurring on Tuesday October 21, at the spacious Bell Harbor International Conference Centre. Visit the website for full details: www.mgfseattle.com.
BABC-PNW members can enjoy an exclusive 20% discount. Sign into your member account, click on Membership Benefits, then Business Services to access your 20% discount code.
BABC-PNW Aerospace Event: Oct 28, 2014
With a focus on the Northwest’s robust aerospace cluster and international connections across the pond to the UK’s burgeoning aerospace industry, this premier event attracts senior and executive level industry professionals from across the region and beyond. Technology displays and information tables are also featured, along with generous opportunities to network and mingle with industry colleagues.
Register and learn more about the conference on the Aerospace page
Friday, December 5, 11:30am – 2:00pm, at Seattle's Rainier Club, 820 Fourth Ave.
We are pleased to announce that tickets and tables are now available for purchase for the BABC-PNW Christmas luncheon! You are cordially invited to join us for this flagship social event of the winter season. This signature highlight of the region’s holiday scene, attracts more than 200 members from the Northwest’s international business community. It’s an ideal event for your office Christmas party.
The Luncheon will once again be held in the spectacular Rainier Club in downtown Seattle. Tickets include a Pre-Luncheon Champagne Reception and a sumptuous traditional British Christmas lunch with plenty of wine, Christmas Crackers and more!
- A unique way to entertain friends and business guests
- Fantastic raffle prizes: Tickets from British Airways & Delta Air Lines
- New for 2014: Optional after-party add-on
- Individual tickets start at $150. Tables of 8 and VIP tables available
- New members welcomed with special memberhip offer
Photography by Laura Smith Photographer www.Lauraglitter.com
BABC Member Discounts Now Include The Semiahmoo Resort
BABC members can take advantage of 15% off best available rates at Semiahmoo Resort. To book your stay, log into the global BABC website with you member ID and password, and access "member benefits."
Click here to learn more about the Semiamhoo Resort.
Trade and Investment Resource Portal
If you are actively involved in trade and investment, you will want to check out the British American Business Trade and Investment portal featuring three informative sites including Investing in the UK, Investing in the USA, and TTIP News & Views. You can request a hard copy of the 2014 Guide to Investing in the UK today by emailing your request (a nominal mailing fee applies).
CBI's Sterling Assets Report
According to the annual report, the UK is the largest foreign investor in the US, supporting nearly 1M jobs across the country. The report also dives down into state level detail, including important facts such as "one-fifth of all US exports to the UK come from Washington state," $2.7B of goods were exported from Washington the UK in 2013. Read the press release and access the full report.
A great time to meetup with members, friends and new contacts
Each quarter the BABC organizes a Networking event where members, guests and friends of the BABC can meetup and network. Look for detalis online or sign up to get email updates about our future events.
Click here for pictures from our recent networking night at the Elephant & Castle in downtown Seattle.
Register for British Government Events
The British Embassy wants to meet you! If you are a UK university alumni in the US, the British Embassy wants to meet you. Learn more about how you can sign up to receive invitations to events at the British Embassy in Washington, DC and at Consulates around the country.
BABC-PNW is a registered 501(c)(6) Not for profit organization. ID 911688885.