How can Blockchain Change the Future?

If you are a regular member or a non-member and you would like to attend, please contact wendyh@britishchamber.eu

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Chemical Priorities of DG ENVI

We are pleased to welcome Cristina de Avila to the British Chamber of Commerce. Appointed Head of the Sustainable Chemicals unit in DG Environment in March 2018, Ms de Avila has been working on EU chemicals policy for more than 15 years and has been involved in the negotiations and the implementation of REACH since its adoption.

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How Company Taxation Will Change in the Next Decade

Following on from the Commission's proposal in 2018 on digital taxation, Mr. Bert Zuijdendorp, Head of Unit of Company Taxation and Initiatives, DG Taxation and Customs Union, European Commission, will be discussing the proposal and how EU taxation for companies will change over the next 10 years.

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Brussels New Generation Autumn Networking Cocktail

Our Brussels New Generation Cocktail is back for an autumnal addition!Come and shake your "la rentrée" blues with us at Wine Tales and enjoy an evening of networking with other young professionals in Brussels.Join us from 18:30, and receive a free pintxo for every drink over €4! 


How Does Argentina Interact with the EU? with Ambassador Marcelo Cima

Chief of Mission, Ambassador Marcelo Cima will be speaking to the chamber about how 3rd countries interact and negotiate with the EU, alongside discussing where the EU and Argentina are most connected and if there are areas where Argentina are seeking to become more engaged with Europe.

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What’s Next for EU Road Transport Policy?

We are pleased to welcome Mr Alexandre Paquot, Head of the Road Transport Unit at DG CLIMA in the European Commission, at this breakfast briefing. Mr Paquot will discuss where things currently stand in terms of EU road transport as well as what the future holds and the unit's next steps.

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What you need to know about the new Belgian business immigration rules

Whether UK nationals will require authorisation to work and reside in Belgium as third country nationals, and as of when, is not yet clear. In addition, new business immigration rules for all third country nationals came into force in Belgium in December.During this session, Sophie Maes, Attorney-Partner at Claeys & Engels, will discuss and share her first-hand practical experiences after more than half a year of new business immigration rules as well as the Brexit no-deal contingency rules so companies can prepare.

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The Future of EU Industrial Emissions and the Implementation of the IED

The growing worry over industrial sectors’ impact on the environment and our health has led the EU to put regulations in place to reduce the impact of industrial emissions. Directives such as the IED aim to protect human health from pollution by reducing industrial emissions throughout the EU.

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EU Single Market Strategy: What’s next for the EU and how will the next 5 years be different? With Kristian Hedberg, Deputy-Head of Commissioner Bieńkowska's Cabinet

We are pleased to welcome Mr Kristian Hedberg, Deputy-Head of Commissioner Bieńkowska's Cabinet, at this Patron Lunch. Mr Hedberg will provide a speech on the Single Market Strategy and reflect on the prospect for progress for the next Commission.After delivering a short key note speech, Mr Hedberg will take part in an extended Q&A session.

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Expat Financial Affairs 2019

Expat Financial Affairs offers essential advice in English on managing your finances as an expat in Belgium.Join our short and informative presentations on investments, pensions, self-employment and estate planning, and mingle with fellow expats over food and drinks. All of this hosted at BNP Paribas Fortis' beautiful La Chancellerie venue in central Brussels.Click here for the full program.

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British Chambers of Commerce International Trade Summit - London

Join British Chambers of Commerce in London for the International Trade Summit.The BCC International Trade Summit 2019 will give delegates practical advice, invaluable resources and the contacts needed to grow their business and begin the next step of their export journey.


Save the Date for the British Chamber's Annual Visit to Strasbourg

On 23rd October, the British Chamber will conduct its annual visit to the European Parliament in Strasbourg during the monthly plenary session. The first part of the visit will focus on the European agenda for the next 5 years and will be conducted at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, where members will meet MEPs from various EP committees.

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