The Advisory Board Dinner at The House of Lords
The Danish UK Chamber of Commerce’s Premier Membership – Advisory Board gathers twice a year at top level, to discuss current Chamber affairs, best practice and lessons learned amongst these members and to be inspired.
The Baroness McIntosh of Pickering will this time around be our host at The House of Lords giving a unique insight into the workings and processes of this highly esteemed institution. The House of Lords is the second chamber of the UK Parliament. It is independent from, and complements the work of, the elected House of Commons. The Lords share the task of making and shaping laws and checking and challenging the work of the government.
We will this evening be joined by members of the British-Danish All-Party Parliamentary Group. This group’s purpose is to promote relations between Britain and Denmark, their parliaments and people
19:00 Registration, Reception and Dinner
In the presence of our Guest of Honour and Speaker: The Baroness McIntosh of Pickering – A life in UK politics with strong ties to Denmark, including observations on current affairs and the political situation.
Strictly by invitation only!
About The Danish-UK Chamber of Commerce's Advisory Board
The Advisory Board (AB) is the Chamber's Premium Membership.
The Advisory board represents an exclusive forum of business leaders which is set out to provide guidance for The Council on the overall strategy and organisation of The Danish-UK Chamber of Commerce (DUCC).
This membership is the most influential and prominent of our memberships. With this AB companies are investing in the future and growth of the DUCC. They are signalling their partners and customers a commitment to creating value and respecting Corporate Social Responsibility to furthering internatioanl trade between the UK and Denmark in either direction.
This premium membership includes all group companies, subsidiaries and their employees across geographies – with one named person on the actual advisory board.
If you and your company are interested in our Premium Membership and becoming an Advisory Board member please call Gunnar P Larsen +44 207 259 6795.
Nordic Drinks at Ole & Steen
Ole & Steen has kindly donated a raffle price for August Nordic Drinks. The price is a Othello Layer Cake for a special occasion for up to 15 people. Attend Nordic Drinks and get the chance to win this generous price. Read more about Ole & Steen and see their menu here: https://oleandsteen.co.uk
Every last Thursday of the month, members and friends of the Norwegian, Finnish and Danish Chambers of Commerce in the UK gather for Nordic Drinks at an interesting and inspiring venue somewhere in central London - an added bonus to the networking.
Nordic Drinks is a great place to meet existing contacts as well new people and organisations whom you may explore and develop business relations with, so do not forget to bring your colleagues at all levels in your organisation and extended network along. Arrive early! Ole & Steen, our venue for August's Nordic Drinks is offering a free drink for the first 50 "early birds" with their names on the guest list - so don't hold yourself back.
Disclaimer: When signing up to this event you accept that your contact details will be shared with the organising Chambers of Commerce. You accept that we may send you email messages. You can at anytime when receiving this unsubscribe.
Subject to Terms & Conditions.
Registration will be open from 1 of August.
DUCC Christmas Lunch 2017
Save the date/book early!
8th Dec 2017, Banking Hall, London
It is all about traditions, surprises, festive spirit and good company. The Annual Chamber Christmas Lunch is per tradition set for the second Friday of the Christmas month 8th December. There will be surprises – who know there may be presents if you have been good. You, the membership and friends of the Chamber are for sure the good company and together we will get the festive spirit going – including the Snaps of course.
Bring clients, close network and colleagues – and enjoy the day together. Save the Date! Take note of the programme timings and why note register now already or reserve your seats. It will save you time not having to worry about it till the day…
You can sign up at Eventbrite or you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can invoice you to be paid by BACs.
11.30 Registration and welcome drinks
12.00 Call to Lunch
12.15 Welcome and Pakkelej
12.30 Buffet lunch, including
- - A Large Scrumptious Buffet with many offerings, including popular Christmas dishes from Denmark, including the barbaric Viking favourites of pickled herring, rye bread and Ris à l'amande. (Vegetarian options are available too – but do let us know in advance if you have special dietary requirements)
- - A large bottle of Snaps per table of 10
- - 3 beers per person or half a bottle of wine (more can be acquired on a cash bar basis)
15.15 Close of Bar
15.45 End of Lunch – well it is a lunch and this is getting close to dinner time – but do read on if you fancy continuing.
15.50 After lunch drinks anyone? Well please consider moving along we will be recommending a place nearby. We may just see you all there once we have packed up all the gear.
- - Subject to Terms & Conditions
- - Cancellation Policy. Cancellations received Friday 3rd November 2017 or earlier by email to email@example.com are fully refundable. After this date no refunds, though a suitable replacement is at the discretion of the Chamber acceptable.
- - Fees; All fees include VAT. If paying by card via EventBrite you will not pay EventBrite.
- - NOTE! For this particular event the organisers retain the right to deny entry and should that happen a full refund will be made.
We welcome corporate sponsors as Official Event Partners and event supporters as Official Event Supporters. This is a great audience to be in front of – with over 200 attendees of management and influencers from some impressive global brand companies and leaders in each their industry. You get the branding – we the chamber make it an enjoyable afternoon for the membership and friends.
We are looking for:
- - Official Event Sponsors
- - Supporting Event Sponsors
- - Entertainment sponsors
- - Pakkelej Sponsors – don’t know what Pakkelej is? Well do call us to hear more – great fun
- - Raffle sponsors
- - Snaps sponsors
Venue: The Banking Hall
Location: 14 Cornhill, London, EC3V 3ND
Member ticket price: £120/person incl. VAT
Non-member ticket price: £156/person incl. VAT
Dresscode: Festive/business casual
Food Matters Live 2017
Be part of the Danish-UK Chamber Pavilion at Food Matters Live 2017
This is a unique oportunity for you, your company to showcase your innovations and contributions to the food industry at the highly successful B2B fair - Food Matters Live will return to London's ExCeL from 21-23 November 2017,
Supported by the Danish UK Chamber of Commerce, the Danish-UK Chamber of Commerce Pavilion will showcase the region's latest innovations in 'better for you' food and drink, functional and natural ingredients at the fastest growing cross-sector event for showcasing innovation in the food and drink industry.
Access the UK market and grow your business via the exhibitor services provided by Food Matters Live such as 'Meet the Buyer' service
The dynamic stand layout sets the fair apart from other fairs and encourages more interaction and gives more exposure to the individual exhibitor.
You as the exhibitor is in focus and the organisers are very proactive in meeting your requirements in order to showcase your products and services - do not hesitate to ask Gunnar Larsen who is your first point of call for the fair through the Danish-UK Chamber of Commerce.
Food Matters LIve is not just a traditional food fair but also offers an array of seminars and knowledge share within the industry >> Click here to see last year's itinary to get a flavour of what is on offer.
Food Matters Live presents an unrivalled opportunity to showcase your latest innovations to a targeted UK audience of over 16,000 decision makers, buyers and industry experts.
These visitors are looking for innovative solutions and the next trends to drive development across key growth categories in health, wellbeing and ‘better-for-you’ food and drink.
Retailers and foodservice providers who attended Food Matters Live 2016 include:
Sainsbury's • Tesco • Marks & Spencer • Waitrose • Asda • Co-Op • Lakeland • Costco • LIDL UK • Selfridges • SPAR UK • British Airways • Harrods • Holland & Barrett • Planet Organic • Daylesford Organic Ltd • Bidvest • Sodexo • Leathams • HelloFresh • Fenwick