Trade association contacts and activities between competitors can serve a host of pro-competitive goals, but European and national antitrust rules prohibit certain types of conduct between competitors. It is essential that trade associations be aware of these rules and exercise diligence in observing them.
Hosted by UK Trade & Investment and showcasing the best of British state-of-the-art security technology, the UK Security Technology exhibition is one of the biggest events in this field in Belgium. With a wide range of exhibitors from the high-tech security sector, this event brings together an exclusive network of security professionals enabling and facilitating high level trade.
Join us for the Annual President's Dinner to welcome our newly elected President and hear from our keynote speaker Harry van Dorenmalen, of IBM Europe, who will be talking about keeping business competitive in a global market.This is an excellent opportunity to network with senior colleagues addressing strategic business questions and meet the new leadership team of the most successful British Chamber in Europe. Harry van Dorenmalen, Chairman IBM Europe General Manager IBM Benelux
Join us for our Annual General Meeting with a keynote speech from Ivan Rogers, UK Permanent Representative to the EU.You will also be able to have a look at our refurbished and expanded office space.
The Ambassador Hosts: Geert Bourgeois, Minister President - "How will the new government programme make Flanders more attractive to business?"
Merging a number of official institutions and rationalizing the functioning of the state are amongst the ideas put forward by the Flemish government, which aims to bridge a budget deficit of €1.4 billion in 2015.
The British Chamber is a supporting partner of the European Business Summit 2015. As part of our cooperation, we are pleased to offer a limited number of summit tickets to chamber members at a particularly attractive price (50% off the full €890 fee).
The British Chamber Council elections have just begun, join us at our Spring Cocktail, meet the candidates running in the elections and find out how to vote.
Join the British Chamber and JA Europe for a panel debate on the need for collaboration between governments, employers, educational institutions and civil society organisations to improve the youth employment situation in Europe.
Historically, the European project was synonymous with increasing prosperity and cohesion, both across member states (through ‘upward convergence’) and within member states. Today, the European Union is confronted with widening social imbalances among its member states, notably in the Eurozone, and widening social imbalances within a number of member states.
April 2015 will see the biggest, and most popular, reform to UK pensions in more than a generation. This seminar will explain how the new rules will work in practice and what you can do to ensure that you are able to take full advantage of the changes. It will also cover the implications for QROPS (Qualifying Overseas Pensions Schemes). As quoted by the UK pensions minister