Past Events

Wed, 23 May, 2018

Mirdiff

Exclusive BBG Members Only Suhoor

The British Business Group Dubai and Northern Emirates is delighted to invite you to an Exclusive Ramadan Suhoor hosted in the family majlis of our Director of Government Relations, Adel Al Awadhi. 

Wed, 16 May, 2018

AXE House JLT

Networking at AXE House

We had such a great time at AXE House in February, we are back again! Join us for the first in this years BBG Summer Networking Series.

Thu, 10 May, 2018

Ballroom, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel

BBG Annual General Meeting & Lunch

Join us as we celebrate another twelve months of achievements, reflect on the year and look forward to a new year full of BBG activities. The general meeting is a members-only gathering and is free to attend for all members. The always popular AGM lunch is open to members, non-members and guests.

Sun, 06 May, 2018

Trader Vics

Mix and Mingle at Trader Vic's

Join us for an evening of networking at Trader Vic’s, Hilton Dubai Jumeirah. BBG members enjoy the evening for free while guests may join for a nominal AED68.25.

Tue, 24 Apr, 2018

Al Yassat Ballroom

Succeeding in the KSA Market

Saudi Arabia is undergoing a period of enormous change and growth. Join us for this seminar exploring Saudi Arabia’s key growth opportunities, the pros and cons of launching and operating in this market, and strategies for success.

Mon, 16 Apr, 2018

ON42

Networking it is!

This is your chance to meet the members contesting positions, face-to-face, If, that is, any of the BBG Committee positions are contested this year. Nominations for 2018/19 Committee positions now open! Visit the AGM page on our website for more information.

Sun, 25 Mar, 2018

McGettigans, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Mix & Mingle at McGettigans Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Nestled in the heart of Souk Madinat Jumeirah, McGettigan’s is a popular, lively Irish venue focusing on great food and drinks, live music and sport. Gather your business cards and join us for what will be a great night of business networking in a social and relaxed atmosphere.

Wed, 21 Mar, 2018

Media One Hotel

The Corporate Happiness Advantage

In celebration of the International Day of Happiness, we have partnered with Fiona Barron, CEO and Founder of The Happiness Hub, who will show us all how to use happiness and positivity as tools to raise our overall performance as well as that of our colleagues and, consequently, our businesses.

Tue, 20 Mar, 2018

Level 2, Jumeriah Emirates Towers

The Sales Self Defence

Although the customer is king, his purchase decisions are only as good as the information he is given. Join John Mactear, Senior Consultant for Mercuri International, and learn valuable techniques which will put you and your sales team on equal footing with your customer by demonstrating real value to them at every stage of the sales process.

Thu, 15 Mar, 2018

Marasi Rooms, JBH Conference Centre

First Hand Update from the British Embassy in the UAE

In the machinery of Government changes that followed the Brexit referendum the Department for International Trade (DIT) was created. Encompassing the work of what was formerly UKTI, of UK Export Finance, new work on Trade Policy, and other areas like the GREAT campaign, DIT is now charged.