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Rugby Viewing Party with the British American Business Council of Greater Philadelphia – England vs. Ireland

Saturday, March 12, 2022

11:15 am – 2:00 pm EST

Join the British American Business Council of Greater Philadelphia to view England facing Ireland at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday, March 12th during the penultimate round of the 2022 Six Nations Championship.

Ireland put in a dominant performance to beat England 32-18 during the 2021 Championship. England and Ireland have contested 138 rugby test matches since their first meeting in 1875. England have won 80 of those matches, whilst Ireland have won 50 matches. There have also been eight drawn matches between the two nations.

Enjoy gathering with BABCPHL Members and friends to watch the match in the warm and friendly environment of Con Murphy’s Pub on the Parkway in Philadelphia.

Food and drink will be available for purchase, and each attendee will have the opportunity to win exciting business card draw raffle prizes. Click here for more information and to register.

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Commonwealth Opportunities

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

3:30 am – 5:30 am EST

The Greater Birmingham Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce are delighted to announce a morning of Commonwealth opportunities. The event will look at key markets within the Commonwealth and discuss trading opportunities which we see as crucial in recovery following the COVID 19 pandemic.

The event will also include networking breakout sessions with opportunities to grow your network, connect with other companies, gain insight into international trade opportunities and promote your business. Click here for more information and to register.


HR & People Leaders on the Power of Purpose

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

11:00 am – 12:00 pm EST

BritishAmerican Business, in partnership with Brandpie, is delighted to welcome you back to our Power of Purpose Series exploring the crosscutting idea of purpose in business. We know that corporate purpose can exist and simultaneously evolve, while offering employees and stakeholders a sense of meaning and drawing their support. For employees, purpose can inspire, engage and motivate.

Join us to hear from a panel of leading executives from BT, Clario and Diageo, who are responsible for the strategy behind people, culture, communications and change at their respective companies. Our panel will explore how every organization can tap into a pool of change agents and the toolkits needed to drive purpose in concert with business. Click here for more information and to register.


Ten Point Plan for Green Growth – Green Buildings

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

5:00 am – 7:00 am EST

The Midlands will lead the UK in the shift to energy efficient buildings and away from fossil fuel sources for heating, significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions. With a threefold focus on designing and building new greener buildings, retrofitting existing buildings to improve energy efficiency and developing next generation low carbon heating technologies, with the aim to create new jobs, skills and supply chains in our region. Click here for more information and to register.


Ten Point Plan for Green Growth – Green Innovation

Thursday February 3, 2022

5:00 am – 7:00 am EST

The shift to low carbon is a huge opportunity for business, industry and job creation in the Midlands. We will foster a rich innovation environment, supporting our world-leading inventors, entrepreneurs, leaders and researchers to develop and commercialize new ideas for the economic good of our region and nation, and for wider societal benefit. By investing now in next generation manufacturing processes and resilient supply chains, we can minimize environmental impact and resource use. Click here for more information and to register.


Transatlantic Finance Forum Roundtable: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Financial Sector: Working Together to Drive Change

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

12:00pm – 1:30pm EST

A senior-level gathering of the most influential people in the Financial Services sector from the US and the UK. This summit aims to address opportunities and challenges affecting the sector.

To learn more about the Transatlantic Finance Forum 2022 , please click here.

 


The Biden Administration’s First Year

Monday, January 31, 2022

11:00 am – 12:00 pm EST

After the first year of the Biden Administration, BAB brings together a panel of commentators and experts to review the past 12 months policies impact on U.S. tax, and the economy.

Click here for more information and to register.


Tax, Immigration, and UK Pensions for Expats

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

10:00 – 11:00 pm EST

This free Zoom Q&A event provides you with a valuable opportunity to get your questions answered from a panel of experts. You’ll also have the opportunity to connect and network with people who are in a similar situation to yourself.

Some of the questions we will answer for you include:

● Do I have to declare my worldwide assets and/or worldwide income when I file my US tax return?
● I am only staying in the US for a short period of time; can I claim some tax back when I leave?
● I want to transfer some money from Europe to my US bank account; do I have to declare something?
● Now that I’m here, how quickly can I get a Green Card?
● How difficult is it to change employers?
● Can I transfer a UK pension plan to the US?
● What can I do with my UK pension now I have moved?
● What are the new UK pension flexibilities introduced in 2015 and how do they affect me?

Click here for more information and to register for the virtual event.


The Philadelphia Orchestra Digital Stage

December 18, 2021 – June 1, 2022

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The Philadelphia Orchestra is one of the world’s preeminent orchestras. It strives to share the transformative power of music with the widest possible audience, and to create joy, connection, and excitement through music in the Philadelphia region, across the country, and around the world. Through innovative programming, robust educational initiatives, and commitment to the community, the ensemble is on a path to create an expansive future for classical music, and to further the place of the arts in an open and democratic society. The Philadelphia Orchestra is often referred to as the cultural ambassador for the City of Philadelphia.

The Orchestra is known throughout the world for its unique and beautiful sound.

We are proud to promote the Orchestra and we hope you are able to enjoy everything they have to offer this holiday season and beyond.


The Road to COP26: Business Responsibilities and Opportunities

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

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Join us as we welcome Her Majesty’s Consul General to Chicago, Alan Gogbashian and learn about COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference, held in Glasgow in November, and the role that business can play in tackling climate change.

In partnership with the British Consulate General in Chicago and (the British American Business Council in Chicago/International Business Circle Colorado) we will hear from both business leaders and government officials on the steps that are being undertaken to address climate change and to inspire climate action.

The discussion will feature leaders from UK based beverage company Diageo, Chicago based multinational power generation, development and operations company Invenergy, and the UK government’s Counsellor for Global Issues in the US, Paul Rennie OBE.

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The BABCPHL recognizes our Club Level Members:

  • Almac
  • American Airlines
  • Cigna
  • Cigna
  • Duane Morris
  • EisnerAmper LLP
  • Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • Fisher Phillips
  • HSBC
  • Johnson, Kendall & Johnson, Inc.
  • KPMG
  • Morgan Lewis
  • Penn Medicine
  • https://www.santanderus.com/
  • Welsh Government