Past Events

Wed, 10 Jan, 2018

Media City

Mix & Mingle at Qwerty

Join us for the first BBG event of the year! Our ‘Mix & Mingle Networking Night’ will be held under the stars at the veranda of British gastrobar, Qwerty. With a menu of filling favourites and a soundtrack of modern classics, Qwerty at Media One is the perfect place for a relaxed evening of networking with your fellow BBG members and guests.

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Tue, 12 Dec, 2017

Airport Rd, Garhoud - Dubai

MEMBERS ONLY: Behind the Scenes at Emirates Flight Catering

Did you know that 190 meals are served per minute, per day on Emirates Airline flights all over the world? Our proud Platinum Sponsor, Emirates Airline, has invited 15 BBG Members to take a once-in-a-lifetime behind the scenes tour of the Emirates Flight Catering facility to find out exactly how they make it happen.

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Thu, 07 Dec, 2017

Al Seef Road

Great British Christmas Ball 2017

Held on the British Embassy grounds, this is our opportunity to come together & say ‘cheers!’ to another year of learning and success. It is also a chance for us to enjoy each other’s company over a traditional Christmas dinner, complete with Yule Log and Christmas Pudding and delight in the musical stylings of the Swing Revue & DJ Marky Mark

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Tue, 05 Dec, 2017

Sheikh Zayed Road

Teamwork 2.0: Making it work in the new world

There is no denying that the unprecedented exponential pace of change affecting teamwork these days leaves teams overwhelmed and ill-equipped to cope with what has become their standard operating environment.

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Tue, 05 Dec, 2017

Sheikh Zayed Road

Doing business in Bahrain

The Bahrain Economic Development board (BEDB), a dynamic public agency, chaired by His Royal Highness the Crown Prince of Bahrain, is pleased to invite BBG members and supporters to their ‘Doing business in Bahrain’ breakfast session at Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai.

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Mon, 04 Dec, 2017

Roda Al Marooj, Downtown Dubai

Young Professionals Networking with German, Canadian, Dutch, Spanish and Swiss Business Councils

Calling all aspiring up-and-comers! Want to kick-start your career & be on the right foot in an extremely competitive global workplace? Take advantage of this free-to-attend event & start building your network in the business world. We also welcome anyone already working in the city & managers looking for fresh, budding professionals or interns

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Tue, 28 Nov, 2017

DIFC

Cutting through complexity – UK real estate update

FREE FOR BBG MEMBERS AND AT A DISCOUNTED RATE FOR NON-MEMBERS! Whether you already own property in the UK or are considering putting a foot on the UK property ladder, it is essential that you always stay up-to-date with the changes in the market: from knowing about up and coming property hotspots to the latest legal and tax regulations.

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Tue, 28 Nov, 2017

Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay Dubai

Enterprise Nation UK Delegation Networking

We have partnered with Enterprise Nation, the UK’s most active small business community which also gives a voice to government for its members, and whom have a visiting delegation in town who are looking forward to networking with the BBG community.

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Wed, 22 Nov, 2017

Al Saada Street, Downtown Dubai

UAE Economic Outlook- Joint with Canadian and Spanish Business Councils

Exploring the current and expected macroeconomic climate in the UAE and GCC, including the impact of the introduction of VAT, and considerations for businesses moving forward

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Tue, 21 Nov, 2017

Behind Sheraton Grand Hotel SZR

NEW DATE! Up the Ladder in a Skirt

Are you a lady? Do you sometimes feel that building your career or business is more difficult than it should be? Would you welcome the opportunity to discuss your experiences with a group of ladies, just like you?

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