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Diversity Dialogues: Lunch with Elisabeth Werner, Head of Cabinet to Vice President Kristalina Georgieva
“I am happy to see that so many excellent women are working at the highest levels of the Commission, and encouraging other women to do the same”, said Kristalina Georgieva, Commission Vice-President for Budget and Human Resources in a statement early this year.
Join us for our cocktail 'de la rentrée' where you will have the opportunity to discover the delicious nibbles from Brussels Events, our brand new catering partners.
The vote on the 23rd of June set the wheels in motion for Britain to leave the European Union. The impact it has had so far on Real Estate has been relatively minor, however this could change rapidly depending on the course of events. Join us for an interactive seminar where we will explore and assess the impact of Brexit on Real Estate and what it will mean for property values in the coming months and years.Seminar topics:• Effects of Brexit so far on Commercial & Residential Real Estate in UK and Belgium
The Ambassador Hosts: Kris Peeters, Deputy Prime Minister of Belgium: ‘How will Brexit affect the Belgian Economy and Business Climate?’
Join us for an exclusive lunch briefing with British Ambassador to Belgium Alison Rose and Belgian Deputy Prime Minister, Kris Peeters.Deputy Prime Minister Peeters will talk about the effect of Brexit on the Belgian Economy and the creation of a task force in order to prepare for and assess its effects. He will also discuss Belgian labour market reforms, his vision on how to fuel the social dialogue, and how the federal government plans to bridge the gap between employer’s federations and trade unions.
The Summer has arrived and the British Chamber invites you to celebrate with us at our Summer Cocktail! This will be your last chance to network with us before everybody packs up for their holidays and this time we'll be hosted in the gardens of Martin's Hotel Brussels, weather permitting of course! We look forward to seeing you!
Join us at the chamber as the results of the UK's Referendum on EU membership are announcedWe will be hosting an informal breakfast and have live reaction from our speakers:Thomas Spiller, President of the British Chamber of CommerceDave Sinardet, Political Scientist (VUB)Moderator: Glenn Vaughan, CEO of the British Chamber
Join the British Chamber and the international business community for a special event with Prime Minister Charles Michel as we say #Yes2Belgium as a place to invest and do business.
Leading global companies are increasingly making gender-balanced leadership a top priority. They know there is a compelling ROI and bottom line impact and that it is the smart (and right) thing to do. But how does it work in practice? How are companies engaging men in the process? What are their views, expectations, issues and concerns?
What is the circular economy's impact on our labour markets? Are we ready for this revolution in Europe? Does the private sector have the resources and ambition to make the jump to the circular economy? How do we get clusters and symbiosis between industries progressing where wastes and resources become synonymous between different sectors? What tools and funds are available to drive this long term policy agenda?