Welcome To The BABC-PNW
The BABC-PNW promotes trade and other links between the UK and the USA. It is one of 25 chapters of the British American Business Council in the UK and USA. Our active business and social programs provide an enjoyable and productive business atmosphere at seminars, after-hours networking events and social meetings.
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership: Negotiating the World’s Largest Free Trade Agreement
Wednesday, May 7th from 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Four Seasons Hotel, Seattle
BABC-PNW is pleased to serve as a co-sponsor of this breakfast symposium hosted by the World Affairs Councils of America and the Delegation of the European Union to the United States. A panel of experts will present an in-depth conversation on the future of EU-US relations. Moderated by the World Affairs Council's new President and CEO, Jacqueline Miller. Panelists include:
- Robert Hamilton, Governor’s Advisor for Trade Policy
- Stan Sorscher, Labor Representative at the Society for Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace (SPEEA)
- Debra Glassman, University of Washington’s Faculty Director for the Global Business Center and the Certificate of International Studies in Business Program
BABC-PNW members can take advantage of special member registration rates ($40).
Networking Night, Wed. April 23, 5:00-7:30 pm
At The Elephant & Castle, 1415 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101. Cost: Free. Directions
Members and guests are invited to celebrate St George’s Day on Wednesday, April 23, from 5 pm to 7.30 pm, in the Elephant & Castle on 5th Avenue in downtown Seattle at 1415 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101. Parking at nearby Pacific Place is $6 after 5:00 pm.
Happy hour is until 6:00 pm and appetizers will be purchased by the British American Business Council, which has reserved the “Library” area in the bar (to the left as you enter, you can’t miss it).
No charge, but please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org as this helps with our event planning.
BABC 2014 Conference, May 20-22 in Atlanta
Learn from key players in the Transatlantic business community when you attend this year's BABC Conference in Atlanta, Georgia at the INTERCONTINENTAL BUCKHEAD HOTEL.
Delta Air Lines is sponsoring this event. Please see story below about Delta's inaugural flight on its new direct route from Seattle to London, Heathrow.
Delta Air Lines launches inaugural Seatac to London Heathrow flight
BABC-PNW joined Delta executives, the Port of Seattle, local business leaders and the community on Saturday, March 29 at SeaTac Airport for the launch of the airline's non-stop service between Seattle and London. It was commemorated with an official ribbon cutting ceremony and water-spray send off.
|Ceremonial ribbon cutting at the gate.||A water spray send-off.||Executive Director Catherine Filippini provides remarks at the launch.||Catherine and Board Vice Chair Gareth Wade represent BABC-PNW at the launch event.|
BABC-PNW is a registered 501(c)(6) Not for profit organization. ID 911688885.