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"Fostering commerce, friendship and economic growth between the United States and the United Kingdom"

BABC-PNW Calendar of Events

BABC-PNW hosts a number of educational, cultural and networking events throughout the year. Our calendar is updated frequently, so please check back often for new opportunties and details. Also featured are other relevant industry events taking place in our region or in key industry sectors.

Links to register or RSVP are provided within each event listing. Member and non-member rates apply accordingly. Questions? Contact us

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Date Event Description

Date: Sept 24

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An Industry Event

HSBC Global Connections: Working Capital Optimization in International Trade

September 24, 2014, 7:30-9:30 a.m.at Seattle's Rainier Club, 820 Fourth Ave.

Discover what it takes for your business to compete internationally and drive future growth. Join PSBJ and HSBC Global Connections for breakfast as trade experts discuss how to achieve working capital efficiencies. The featured panel includes:

Tay Yoshitani, CEO, Port of Seattle (one of his last appearances before he leaves his position as CEO). Michael C. McDonough, Senior VP, Head of Product, Global Trade & Receivables Finance, HSBC Bank. Christopher Ruettgers, VP Business Development, Icicle Seafoods.


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Date: Sept 25




European Networking Night

The Pike Lobby Bar at the Daily Grill, at 629 Pike Street, Seattle. 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm. $10.

Co-sponsored by the French and Swedish Chambers of Commerce. 


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Date:September 27


An Industry Event

2014 Seattle Biz-Tech Summit: Innovation, Investment and Connection

Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bellevue, WA

This one-day international technology and business conference combines high-level keynotes, innovative panel discussions, roundtables and exhibitions to provide diverse perspectives on IT technology, investment in Washington and international business. Conference sessions will explore several highly relevant business and technology topics including cloud security issues, mobile Internet, smart business solutions, e-commerce and digital markets, Internet finance and more. Participants will have opportunities to interact with industry executives, software developers, scientific researchers and community leaders. Learn more about the event and opportunities at: www.nhseattlesummit.com.


Date: October 8


An Industry Event

PNAA Defense, Space & Security Conference

PNAA Defense, Space & Security Conference on October 8 at the Museum of Flight in Seattle.

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Date: October 28




BABC-PNW Annual Aerospace Conference

At The Museum of Flight, Seattle. 8:00 am to 6;30 pm.

Explore the best in advanced technologies for next generation aircraft including forward market trends, future airplane design, manufacturing and composites, the UK aerospace growth partnership and more.


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Date: 12.5.14

Time: 11:00- am to 1:30 pm


BABC-PNW Annual Christmas Luncheon

The Rainier Club, 820 4th Avenue, Seattle - Directions

Join BABC-PNW for its flagship social event of the winter season. This signature highlight of the region’s holiday scene includes guests from across the Northwest’s bustling international and business community. Event tickets include a festive kick-off reception, traditional British Christmas turkey dinner, a variety of prizes, special Christmas crackers, and more. Reserve a special VIP table package or regular table of eight. Individual bookings also welcome – space is limited; early registration is encouraged. This event is ideal for your office Christmas party. Reserve your seats today!   
Pricing and registration coming soon!








See all US and UK BABC chapter events at the parent organization website at babc.org


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Corporate Sponsor Opportunities


Be a sponsor for a BABC-PNW event

BABC-PNW events are great opportunities for sponsors to reach a targeted audience of people involved in trade and other links between the UK and the USA.





What sponsors are saying...

Rick Curry

Our company is proud to support the BABC-PNW and we sponsor the Annual Golf Tournament. It's a great way to get our message out to people in the Pacific North West and to have our customers throughout the country participate in this event."


Rick Curry
Gateways International, Inc.





Contact Catherine Filippini at the BABC-PNW

By email:membership@babcpnw.org

By mail: PO Box 2677, Seattle, WA 98111-2677.

By phone: 206 769-7194