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BABC 2009 Transatlantic Conference

Confirmed Speakers
Sir Nigel Sheinwald, HM Ambassador to the US
James H. Quigley, Global CEO, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and Co-Chair, Transatlantic
Business Dialogue
Sir Michael Rake, Chairman, BT plc
Sir John Chisholm, Chairman, QinetiQ
The Hon. Ed Pease, Former Congressman from Indiana and currently Senior Vice President,
Rolls-Royce North America Inc.
Rhian Chilcott, Head of the Washington Office, The Confederation of British Industry
Sir Alan Collins, Director-General, UK Trade & Investment for the United StatesRear Admiral Reece, UK Defence Manufacturers Association


Invited Speakers
T. Boone Pickens, Texas Oil and Gas Executive; Chairman, BP Capital Management
Richard LeBaron, Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy, London
Ian McCafferty, Chief Economist, The Confederation of British Industry
Congressman Bennie G. Thompson, Chairman, US Congress’s Committee on Homeland
Mervyn Davies, Minister, UK Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory ReformTEST

We look forward to welcoming you to the BABC’s Annual Transatlantic Business Conference for 2009.

At its Annual Conferences, the BABC – by far the largest transatlantic business organization, with more than 3,500 member companies based in more than 20 business centers throughout the United States and the United Kingdom – brings together its member companies from throughout its network for a high-level program of business networking and debate.

This year, to mark the inauguration of a new US Administration, the BABC will be holding its Conference in Washington, DC, from April 29-May 1 2009 – cherry blossom season!

JetBLUE is pleased to offer conference attendees a 20% discount on flights into Dulles.  To take advantage of this offer click here and fill in the necessary information (i.e. destination dates, number of customers and the promo code: BABC2009 ,  Regular rates will appear followed by word PROMO.  Once you have made your flight selection and clicked on continue, the discount will be calculated.  This offer is valid from April 28 to May 3.


Organizer Patricia Karhuse


Wed, Apr. 29 - Fri, May. 1, 2009
1:30 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central


Ritz Carelton, Washington DC
1150 22nd Street
Washington, DC 20037