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Forum

 

The 9th UK TURKEY BUSINESS FORUM

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Hilton Bosphorus İstanbul

IN ASSOCIATION

WITH

TBCCI LEAD

SPONSOR

TBCCI LEAD

SPONSOR

FORUM

SPONSOR

ABOUT THE FORUM

The TBCCI Istanbul Forum, the 9th in the series, is an annual event, where business opportunities and methods are discussed in the Turkey-UK country-pair context. The Forum is an expert information exchange and business networking event, which focuses on key business opportunities and issues affecting trade and investment between the two countries.  This year’s Forum will focus on:

  • Future Technologies
  • Energy
  • Branding & Marketing in the UK

ATTENDEES will hear from, meet and have an opportunity to network with global sector experts, professionals, officials and high-profile delegates from both countries.

  WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Corporations, SMEs institutions, professionals, officials, academics and individuals from both countries who are engaged in or intending to invest or do business in or between Turkey and the UK and interested in post-Brexit economic relations.

 

ACCOMMODATION & FLIGHTS FOR DELEGATES

For special rates for Accommodation at the venue hotel Hilton Bosphorus Istanbul and flights with Turkish Airlines, contact us at info@tbcci.org

12:00 – 13:00    REGISTRATION – NETWORKING – COFFEE
13:00 – 13:30    WELCOME ADDRESSES
ALDERMAN EMMA EDHEM

TBCCI Chairman, Turkish British Chamber of Commerce Industry | Deputy Head of International Law, Barrister, No 5 Chambers | Alderman, City of London Corporation | Board of Directors, UK Hungarian Business Council | Board of Directors, British Azerbaijan Law Association

REMZİ GÜR

TBCCI Lifetime President | President, Turkish British Business Council | DEİK

JUDITH SLATER

HM Consul General Istanbul and HIM Trade Commissioner for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

TOLGA KISAKÜREK

Director, Head of Large Corporates, HSBC Turkey

TURKISH AIRLINES

TBCCI Forum Sponsor

13:30 – 14:15    KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

TURKISH EMBASSY IN LONDON

THE RT HON. THE LORD JANVRIN GCB GCVO QSO 

Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Turkey

SIR DOMINICK CHILCOTT KCMG

British Ambassador to Turkey

 TURKISH MINISTRY OF TRADE

14:15 – 14:30    COFFEE BREAK
14:30 – 15:15    FUTURE TECHNOLOGIES PANEL
Current and future trends – Smart Technologies, Smart Cities, Cyber Security, Fintech, Clouds & Computing, Disruptive Technologies, Artificial Inteligence, Technology in Industry, Blockchain, Augmented Reality, Digital Learning Platforms and The Role of Turkey.
Moderator

ALDERMAN EMMA EDHEM

Chairman, Turkish British Chamber of Commerce Industry; Alderman, City of London Corporation; Deputy Head of International Law, Barrister, No 5 Chambers; Board of Directors, UK Hungarian Business Council; Board of Directors, British Azerbaijan Law Association

Panellists

DR MARTIN BENNETT

TBCCI Director; Chief Executive Turkey, BAE Systems

PATRICK REGIS

TBCCI Director; Regional Director Turkey & Central Asia, Rolls-Royce

CEM ÖÇAL

International Sales, Group Manager, KoçSistem

DOUG CLARK

WW Lead Watson & Cloud Platform IBM Telco, Media & Entertainment

15:15 – 15:30    COFFEE BREAK
15:30 – 16:15    ENERGY PANEL
Key projects of the panellist companies, Energy Types, Trends in energy, Reforms to attract foreign investment, Sustainability, Renewable Energy, Priority issues of and challenges in the Energy Sector in Turkey and the UK.
Panellists

MICK STUMP

Turkey Country President, BP Turkey

GÖKHAN GÜMÜŞLÜ

Head of Advisory Services, EY Turkey

SARP YELETAYŞİ          

Foreign Trade Director, Turkish Petroleum Refineries A.Ş. (TÜPRAŞ)

THE SHELL COMPANY OF TURKEY

THE WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM

16:15 – 16:30    COFFEE BREAK
16:30 – 17:15   BRANDING & MARKETING IN THE UK PANEL
Key Branding and Marketing issues when setting up a business or expanding in the UK. Major Turkish Brands in the UK. Branding and Marketing models. Measurement Problem of Campaign Results, Traditional media vs. Digital media
Panellists

Dr HALİL BADER ARSLAN

Secretary General, Turkish Exporter’s Assembly (TIM)

DENİZ GÜNGEN

TBCCI Director; Country Director Turkey, APCO Worldwide

MARTI BALAMİR                                                                                                    

CEO, EMYA Global

PLADIS

REGISTRATION

Member 190 GBP (TBCCI, DEİK, İTO, TİM)
General Admission 260 GBP

For further information, to register or for Forum Sponsorships,

contact us on +44 (0) 207 321 0999 or email info@tbcci.org

We look forward to seeing you at this major event
TURKISH-BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY        
Tel: +44 20 7321 0999
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info@tbcci.org
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Last year’s Forum on 29 September 2017, please visit here.