UK Turkey Business Forum

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19 Apr 2012
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Oxford Business Group is pleased to announce our media partnership with the UK-Turkey Business Forum which will be held on 19 April, in London. In this respect we send you the following message from the conference organisers:

Dear Oxford Business Group Subscribers,

TURKEY UK BUSINESS FORUM 2012

Oxford Business Group is pleased to announce our media partnership with the UK-Turkey Business Forum which will be held on 19 April, in London. In this respect we send you the following message from the conference organisers:

Dear Oxford Business Group Subscribers,

UK-TURKEY BUSINESS FORUM 19 April 2012, London
A one-day major event on Trade & Investment Opportunities and Assisting Businesses and Case and Success Stories in Turkey - UK, panel on Istanbul Financial Centre Project, buffet dinner and networking.

H.E. Ünal Çeviköz, the Turkish Ambassador to the UK and Alderman David Wootton, the Lord Mayor of the City of London are Guest of Honour speakers.

Organised By:
Turkish Embassy London Commercial Counsellor’s Office TBCCI Turkish British Chamber of Commerce & Industry BizNET Business Network

Event Partners:
UKTI UK Trade & Investment ISPAT Investment Support & Promotion Agency of Turkey DEIK Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey

Gold Sponsors
British Institute of Technology & E-Commerce Bistro-1

Media Partners
Oxford Business Group Clean Energy Pipeline

VENUE: Church House Conference Centre, Dean's Yard Westminster, London SW1P 3NZ

Programme:
12:30-13:00 Registration & Coffee
13:00-16:00 Session-1: Investment and Trade Opportunities In Turkey

  • Investment Opportunities in Turkey
  • Trade Opportunities with Turkey
  • Coffee Break
  • Istanbul Financial Centre Project
  • Success Stories of the British Companies in
  • Turkey (BAE, KPMG, SHELL, TESCO, AVIVA)
  • Q & A

Speakers and Moderators

  • Jessica Hand: HM Consul-General Istanbul & Director UKTI Turkey
  • Hasan Pehlivan: Principal Advisor to the President of Investment Support & Promotion Agency Turkey
  • Andrew Jeffreys, Editor in Chief, Oxford Business Group
  • Nicholas Armour, Director, International Group UKTI
  • Sarwant Singh Partner, Frost & Sullivan Wayne Evans, Director International Strategy, The City UK
  • Charles Gordon Head of Insurance-Reinsurance DLA Piper
  • Steve Harris, Business Development Executive. BAE
  • Lars Meyer. Director KPMG Turkey Transaction Services
  • Russell O’Brien, Shell International, Vice-President Finance, Retail

13:00-16:00 Session-2 Key Ideas For Turkish Businesses To Be More Successful In The UK Market

  • Working with Sector Experts
  • Branding and Packaging
  • Educate Your Supplier
  • Increase Profit with Online Sales
  • Premier Football League Opportunities
  • Coffee Break
  • Success Stories of Turkish Businesses in the UK (BEKO, ARMONDI, YDS, BISTRO-1, GINA SHOES)
  • Q & A

Speakers and Moderators

  • Yüksel Akça, Chief Commercial Counsellor, Turkish Embassy London
  • Ragıp Balcıoğlu, MD, BEKO
  • Cafer Mahiroğlu, MD, Armondi
  • Hıfzı Ayrancıoğlu, MD, A to Z
  • Steve Hall, Sales & Marketing Director. YDS Group
  • Gareth Bowen & Alan Butterworth, Turkey Opportunities
  • Babu Datta & Alp Ulgen, Evolve Creative
  • Zeynep Turidi. MD, Onizz
  • Tuncay Kurnaz & Hakki Tatar, Bistro-1
  • Attila Kurdash, MD, Gina Shoes
  • Murat Gunenc

16:00-16:30 Keynote Speeches
HE Ünal Çeviköz,
Ambassador of Turkey to the UK
Alderman David Wootton, The Lord Mayor of the City of London
Yavuz Mollasalihoğlu, Chief Commercial Counsellor, Turkish Embassy London
Dr Harvey Marshall, Chairman, TBCCI
Kanat Emiroğlu, MD British Gas Business & Member of Advisory Board, Business Network

16:30-18:30 Buffet Dinner & Networking

To Register, email info@tbcci.org