Upcoming events

    • 11 Apr 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • City Club of Buckhead

    On April 11, we will have our Annual General 
    Meeting at the City Club of Buckhead at 6pm. 
    Join 
    us to approve the new board of directors and hear about the progress of BABC-Georgia. The deadline to register is Sunday, April 9. 
    This event is only for current members, so plan to join or renew your membership in order to participate in this event.

    There is no cost to attend. Light appetizers will be served and a cash bar will be available. Please bring cash, as the club does not have credit card capabilities.

    • 22 Apr 2017
    • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Bloomingdales Lenox Square


    Ted Baker London located at Bloomingdale's will host an afternoon of shopping and champagne to raise funds for Soccer in the Streets. Guests will enjoy champagne and lite bites while shopping the latest looks for spring. Receive a Ted Baker signature scarf with any purchase over $350.00 10% of your purchases will be donated to support Soccer in the Streets.

     

    • 01 May 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Burr & Forman


    May 1, 2017 6:00-8:00 p.m.
    Burr & Forman (Midtown)

    Register Here

    The Women's Series are joint events of the BelgianFrenchNetherlandsFinnish and German American Chambers of Commerce as well as the British American Business Council.

    Started in January 2014, the Women's Series holds quarterly business events for professional women of the Atlanta international community.
    The goal of the Women's Series is to bring educational and stimulating content to our attendees, while also facilitating professional opportunities and networking among peers.
    We are proud to offer topics to help connect and develop the women of our communities.

    Together, we are pleased to invite you to our 14th Women’s Series
     

    MENTORING DISCUSSION
    with Solvay Specialty Polymers Senior VP,

    Maria 
    Gallahue-Worl
    Monday, May 1st at 6:00 pm


    Good mentoring depends on having a collaborative, mutually rewarding learning relationship with your mentor/mentee.  

    Whether you are just starting your career, seeking personal growth or professional development, or transitioning to new responsibilities, it is important to understand what it takes to be an effective mentoring partner and how to successfully engage in the relationship.

    Come and join us on Monday, May 1st.
     
    Our guest speaker, Maria Gallahue-WorlSr VP & Head of Sulfone Polymers at Solvay Specialty Polymers, will share her experiences as both a mentee and a mentor, and illustrate through her personal journey how mentoring can influence our life as a whole.

    Our speaker, Maria GALLAHUE-WORL at a Glance!

                    

    ​Maria Gallahue-Worl is Sr VP – Head of Sulfone Polymers for Solvay Advanced Polymersan Alpharetta based leading global supplier of high-performance materials to industries that touch all our lives such as healthcare, aerospace, automotive and electronics.
     
    In her role, Maria manages Solvay’s global Sulfones Polymer Business which includes manufacturing sites on 2 continents, R&D activities in 4 global technical centers and commercial teams in every corner of the world (from Asia, to Europe to the Americas).
     
    Maria’s 25-year career in the polymer industry spans a range of technical roles at the beginning of her career, including manufacturing engineering, quality engineering, process engineering, as well as commercial roles in marketing and product management. She was the first female appointed to Senior Vice President – Head of Sulfone Polymers (the largest business line of Solvay Specialty Polymers) at the end of 2015.
     
    Maria is a recognized mentor, not only helping and supporting high-performing professional women and preparing them for leadership positions within their companies, but also guiding High School students interested in pursuing technical careers. She was presented with the Pathbuilders Award for 2013-2014 Outstanding Mentor.

    When:
    Monday, May 1, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    Where:
    Burr & Forman, 171 17th Street, NW, Suite 1100, Atlanta, GA 30363

    Parking:
    Parking for the office is located beneath Atlantic Station, on three levels. Visitors are encouraged to park in any non-reserved or visitor space.
    Parking will be validated.

    Event Fees:
    • BACoS, FACC, NACCSE, FACC Southeast, GACC and BABC Members: $20.00
    • Non Members: $35.00
    Register HERE online
    • 04 May 2017
    • 07 May 2017
    • Midtown Atlanta

    We are thrilled to be an integral part of the first ever BritWeek Atlanta! 

    We're working hard behind the scenes, planning a Great British Weekend filled with events that are sure to draw a crowd.


    • 06 May 2017
    • Crowne Plaza Midtown



    Please join us for a night of dancing, eating, and drinking! We've got The Big Chicken Beatles Cover Band signed on to keep us dancing well into the night. 
    There will be a photo booth to help add some humour and fun, and you'll go home with a special memento of the evening. This is a fun-filled night, and you won't want to miss it!  

    We will have a raffle with some amazing prizes, including Virgin Atlantic Tickets, and the proceeds will benefit Soccer In The Streets

    In addition, the winner of the prestigious Oglethorpe Award will be announced, and presented with the Oglethorpe Sword. 

    Last year's winner was Connie Certusi with Sage.

    FREE MAKEOVERS!
    As with last year, we have arranged to provide free makeovers for any Gala attendees at Neiman Marcus Lenox Square. More details will be available soon! 


    CROWNE PLAZA MIDTOWN

    Why not stay the night? To book a hotel room at our special rate of $109, please CLICK HERE.


    SPONSORSHIPS

    In order to make this event as great as possible, sponsorships are crucial. If you or your company are able to sponsor, please do so. Sponsorship will help increase visibility for your company as well as enhancing the Gala experience for all! 
    Based on sponsorship level, then first come basis as requested, sponsorships $1000 and above will be used with your logo/business/or name identified as the sponsor for:

    • Photo Booth – pictures of 1-8 attendees with your Logo/business/ or name, BABCGA’s and BritWeek’s
    • Welcoming drink upon entering with your Logo/business/or name with BABCGA’s and BritWeek welcoming guests on signage as they enter
    • Logo signage with Union Jack for couple and group photographs
    • VIP welcoming via internet (based on availability of VIP’s)
    • Program printing
    • Other as requested or to be determined and identified in the program
    • 10 May 2017
    • 11 May 2017
    • Chicago, Illinois

    Each year the BABC Transatlantic Conference works on promoting a robust dialogue between the United States and the United Kingdom, drawing upon the thought leadership of Senior Executives from over 2,000 member companies. Following on from successful conferences in New York and London, this year’s Transatlantic Conference will take place in Chicago May 10-11.

    In light of the changing economic landscape the timing of this year’s Transatlantic Conference has never been more significant.  The 2017 theme “Navigating the New world” will focus on evolving opportunities in the US, Canada and Europe and absorbing changing in the realities of economies, trade borders and governance. Attendees will benefit from meaningful engagement and relevant networking with senior business, government and academic participants from across many industries and regions.

    More Information & Registration


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BABC-Georgia is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. 1395 East Cobb Drive #72721 Marietta, GA 30007

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