Incorporating the BritishAmerican Business Network (BABN)

and BritishAmerican Business Transatlantic Growth Campaign





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The BritishAmerican Business Network

The British-American Business Network (BABN) is the largest transatlantic business network, with over 20 chapters, and over 2,000 member companies based in major business centers throughout North America and the United Kingdom. ​

Its membership includes many of the world’s largest multinationals, as well as hundreds of middle-market and smaller companies. ​

The Conference

Each year, the BABN brings together members of all chapters throughout the US, UK and Canada for a multi-day conference. The aim is to convene a senior level business executives and government representatives actively involved in trade, investment and business flows between the UK and US. ​

This conference is by invitation only and for members of the BABN chapters and offers a series of roundtables, plenary sessions and networking receptions for over 150 guests. ​


Day 1 - Monday 12 JuneActivity (British American Group of Lawyers)
Location: Irwin Mitchell
12:00 - 13:15BAGOL Lunch
13:15 - 14:151st Session
14:15 - 14:45Afternoon Break
14:45 - 15:452nd Session
15:45 - 16:453rd Session
Day 1 - Monday 12 June (Cont.) Activity (Transatlantic Growth Campaign)
Location: London Stock Exchange
17:00 - 18:15Transatlantic Growth (TAG) UK - USA Roundtable
Transatlantic Growth (TAG) USA - UK Roundtable
Please note: These events are limited to participants in the Transatlantic Growth Campaign
18:30 - 21:00TAG Reception & Awards
Presentation of Awards to one UK and one US Long term investor
Register to Attend Transatlantic Growth Awards Reception
Day 2 - Tuesday 13 JuneActivity (Main Conference)
Location: King Edward Hall, Bank of America
08:00 - 09:00Guest Registration and Breakfast
09:00 – 09:05Welcome Remarks from Duncan Edwards, CEO, BritishAmerican Business and Title Sponsor
09:05 - 09:30Fireside Chat with high-level government representatives and Duncan Edwards
09:30 – 10:20Session 1: The US UK Trade Relationship Today
Moderated panel session on US-UK trade
10:30 - 11:20Session 2: People, The Crucial Commodity
A discussion covering people issues: immigration, labour, mobility, skills and training, pay, workforce participation
11:20 - 11:40Coffee Break
11:40 - 12:30Session 3: Are Sustainability Expectations Sustainable?
Discussion covering the regulatory environment for firms and financial sponsors
12:30 – 13:30Networking Lunch
13:30 - 14:20Session 4: BAB and Bain & Co Confidence Index
Results of the latest Transatlantic Confidence Index survey with discussion and conclusions
14:30 – 15:20Session 5: Leading The Digital Economy
Discussion covering how the UK and US can set the bar for the future of digital trading and business
15:30 – 16:20Session 6: Introduction The BAB Trade & Investment Data Centre and The Transatlantic Investment Case
Presentation of the new resource centre and factbook followed by panel discussion
16:20 – 18:00 Conference Networking Drinks
Register to Attend Conference
Day 3 - 14 June
09:00 - 16:00
For Executive Directors and the Board
Location: Irwin Mitchell
Breakfast & Networking
Chapter Meetings
Chapter Meetings


Alice Mount

Executive Director, London

+44 (0)20 7290 9873

Akosua Nunoo

Senior Events and Marketing Manager

+44 (0)20 7290 9870

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