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BABC Conference 2010

Welcome to the BABC Conference 2010

This year, the official annual transatlantic business conference of British-American Business Council (BABC) returns to London on 12-14 May. With an exclusive audience of senior business executives, leading opinion formers and decision makers from the transatlantic business community, the BABC Conference 2010 will afford the opportunity to network, acquire practical and valuable business intelligence and discuss the key challenges facing the leading business sectors in the forthcoming decade.

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Confirmed Speakers Include: 

Conference Venue
Willis Group Ltd            
The Willis Building
51 Lime Street


Speaker Various
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We are delighted to announce that the following keynote speakers will be presenting at the British-American Business Council Conference 2010:


(Listed in alphabetical order)


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href="" title="Sir Roger Bone">Sir Roger Bone / Boeing UK, Ltd

Sir Roger has been President of Boeing UK Ltd since September 2005, and in that capacity is responsible for coordinating all Boeing’s business interests in UK. 


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href="" title="David Brennan">David Brennan / AstraZeneca

David Brennan was appointed Chief Executive Officer of AstraZeneca effective 1 January 2006 and is now based at the global headquarters in London.


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href="" title="Sir Andrew Cahn KCMG">Sir Andrew Cahn KCMG / UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)

Sir Andrew Cahn KCMG has been Chief Executive of UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) since March 2006.  He has worked on economic and commercial issues for most of his career.


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href="" title="David Campbell">David Campbell / AEG Europe

David Campbell is President and CEO of AEG Europe, a role he undertook in March 2005. David has overseen the transformation of The O2, Europe’s state-of-the-art entertainment destination.

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href="" title="Ian Davis">Ian Davis / McKinsey & Company

Ian Davis is Senior Partner of McKinsey & Company.  In his 30 years with the firm, Ian has advised multinational organisations on a range of strategic, marketing and organisational issues. 

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href="" title="Shelly Lazarus">Shelly Lazarus / Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide

Shelly has been working, as she would say it, “In the business I love,” for more than three decades, almost all of that time at Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide.

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href="" title="John Micklethwait">John Micklethwait / The Economist

John Micklethwait is the Editor-in-Chief of The Economist. After studying history at Magdalen College, Oxford, he worked as a banker at Chase Manhattan between 1985 and 1987 before joining The Economist as a finance correspondent in 1987.

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href="" title="Michael Skapinker">Michael Skapinker / Financial Times

Michael Skapinker is an assistant editor of the Financial Times, a columnist and the editor of the FT's special reports. He was born in South Africa in 1955 and was educated at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and Cambridge University.

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href="" title="Rear Admiral Rees Ward">Rear Admiral Rees Ward / ADS Group

On 1 October 2009, Rees Ward took up the post of Chief Executive Officer of Aerospace, Defence and Security (A|D|S), a new trade association formed from the merger of the Association of Police and Public Security Suppliers, the Defence Manufacturers Association and the Society of British Aerospace Companies. 

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Full Description
Organizer Paul Brown


Wed, May. 12 - Fri, May. 14, 2010
3:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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Willis Group - The Willis Building
51 Lime Street