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2017 Annual Holiday Luncheon

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DATE: Thursday, December 7, 2017

TIME: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

  • 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Business Networking Reception
  • 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Luncheon Program

LOCATION: The Ritz Carlton, Philadelphia, PA


2017 Brexit Panel Discussion

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DATE: Thursday, October 5, 2017

TIME: TBD

LOCATION: TBD, Wilmington, DE

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2017 Cyber Security Panel Discussion

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DATE: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

TIME: TBD

LOCATION: TBD

More information to come

 


Summer 2017 International Business Networking Reception

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For the seventh consecutive year, members and friends of Philadelphia’s international chambers have joined forces to host an international business networking reception to celebrate Philadelphia’s status as a top U.S. destination for foreign direct investment and commercial trade.

On the evening of July 26th, join hundreds of your business peers to network together and reaffirm Philadelphia’s economic, political, and commercial impact as an influential global city.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

National Museum of American Jewish History
101 South Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Participating Organizations:

Asian American Chamber of Commerce 
Chilean & American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia
French-American Chamber of Commerce
German American Chamber of Commerce
Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Irish American Business Chamber & Network, Inc.
Italy-America Business Council and Network
Mid-Atlantic – Eurasia Business Council
Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce
Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce
Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce

 


Opening of “Their Finest”

STX Entertainment’s new British historical drama, THEIR FINEST, opened at the Ritz Five last week and is expanding to additional theatres including the United Artists King of Prussia and Bryn Mawr Film Institute.

Inspiring, funny and genuinely romantic, “Their Finest” is a solid, refreshing crowd-pleaser.” Lindsey Bahr, ASSOCIATED PRESS

“A heart tugging salute to all the impossible dreamers who believe in the magic of the movies” Allan Hunter, SCREEN INTERNATIONAL

‘Their Finest’ delivers in a way that would please the Ministry of Information: it’s rousing and emotional, there are laughs and tears, and it portrays people trying and, mostly, succeeding at being their best selves in the service of their country.” Alonso Duralde, THE WRAP

Cast:

Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, and Bill Nighy

Director:

Lone Scherfig

Writer:

Screenplay by Gaby Chiappe

Based on the novel by Lissa Evans

Producers:

Stephen Woolley, Amanda Posey Finola Dwyer, Elizabeth Karlsen

With London emptied of its men now fighting at the Front, Catrin Cole (Gemma Arterton) is

hired by the British Ministry as a “slop” scriptwriter charged with bringing “a woman’s touch”

to morale-boosting propaganda films. Her natural flair quickly gets her noticed by dashing

movie producer Buckley (Sam Claflin) whose path would never have crossed hers in peacetime.

As bombs are dropping all around them, Catrin, Buckley and a colorful crew work furiously to

make a film that will warm the hearts of the nation. Although Catrin’s artist husband looks

down on her job, she quickly discovers there is as much camaraderie, laughter and passion

behind the camera as there is onscreen.

 


International Soccer Night

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Join the global business community for a VIP evening of networking, food, spirits, and soccer at Talen Energy Stadium, the home of Philadelphia Union. The first 20 guests to arrive will have the unique opportunity to go down to the field level for pre-match warm-ups. Ticket price includes, networking, food, beverage and VIP, reserved seating to watch the Philadelphia Union versus Houston Dynamo match.

Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Time: 6:00 – 9:30 pm
Location: Talen Energy Stadium, Chester, PA

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Uber and Out? – What Happens After Start Up?

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Young professional entrepreneurs are the driving force behind current economic development in our region and around the world. The creative and information technology sectors are two of the fastest growing industries. Innovative ideas are often born and incubated in higher educational institutions. When graduates launch they have the choice to remain in the City where they studied or to leave. The Greater Philadelphia region is a higher ed. hotbed, and a brain drain. How does Philadelphia compare to other Smart Cities throughout the US and to Silicon Roundabout in London for example in keeping young, bright start-ups in town? How will Brexit and the new US government impact entrepreneurial ventures and affect global mobility and cybersecurity? Join the BABC Young Professionals Group for the annual seminar and networking event. Meet experts who will address the Internet of Things and how this topic is shaping our world, the global economy, and nearly our every breath.

Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

  • 6:00 – 6:30 p.m. Registration & Networking
  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Seminar
  • 7:30 – 7:45 p.m. Q&A
  • 7:45 – 8:00 p.m. Networking

Location: The Trestle Inn, Philadelphia, PA

Speakers:

Jason Gosselin, Esq., Partner, Drinker, Biddle & Reath LLP

Sophie Ding, Cyber Security Senior, Ernst & Young LLP

Dimitris Horiatis, Vice-Consul, ICT & Creative Media, Department for International Trade

Ellen Hwang, Program Manager for Innovation Management, City of Philadelphia 

James Jumper, Member, Pepper Hamilton LLP

Archna Sahay, Director of Entrepreneurial Investment, City of Philadelphia

Shari Shapiro, Senior Manager, Public Affairs, Pennsylvania and Delaware, Uber

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The BABCGP recognizes our Club Level Members:

  • American Airlines
  • Bartlett
  • Cigna
  • Deloitte
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • Duane Morris
  • Ernst & Young
  • HSBC
  • KPMG
  • McConnell Johnson Real Estate
  • Morgan Lewis
  • Law Firm of Pepper Hamilton
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers
  • TD Bank
  • United Airlines
  • Virgin Atlantic