Wednesday 22 March, 19.00-23.00At the Landmark hotel
Guest speaker: Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London
Wine partners: Le Conseil des Vins de Saint-Emilion andLes Vins de Graves
Attended by over 400 senior executives of the Franco-British business community, this is the Chamber's flagship event, featuring a Champagne reception, a gastronomic dinner with Grands Crus, live entertainment and a silent auction.
Cost: £190+VAT per person; £2,100+VAT per table of 12
Wednesday 15 March, 18.00-20.00At Pierre Marcolini
Cost: £20+VAT per person
Member to Member Cocktail and Exhibition
Thursday 9 March, 18.00-20.30At Ligne Roset City
Cost: £40+VAT per person; £60+VAT Special price for 2
Cross-Cultural Quiz Evening
Thursday 23 February, 19.00-22.30At PwC offices
Cost: £80+VAT per person; £800+VAT for a table of 10
Rendez-Vous chez The Hippodrome Casino
Thursday 9 February, 18.00-20.00At The Hippodrome Casino
Cost: £20+VAT per person
Seminar sponsored by Bryan Cave
Thursday 26 January, 18.00-21.00At Bryan Cave Office
Sponsored by: Bryan Cave
Bryan Cave and the French Chamber are pleased to invite you to join what promises to be a very interesting and topical debate. It will be followed by a cocktail reception where you will have the opportunity to network with new business contacts.
Free of charge
Business Club Cocktail with Carolyn Fairbairn
Tuesday 24 January, 18.30-20.30At the French Residence
Guest speaker: Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director-GeneralSponsored by: Irwin Mitchell
The French Chamber of Great Britain requests the pleasure of your company to listen to Carolyn Fairbairn, Director-General of the CBI, share the CBI's perspective on Brexit and answer your questions on the future outlook for the UK.
Cost: £30+VAT per person; £50+VAT - Special price for two
Monday 16 January, 17.30-19.30At the French Residence
Host: HE Ms Sylvie Bermann, French Ambassador to the United KingdomTheme to be announced shortly
Open to Patron & Corporate members, as well as the Chamber's Advisory Councillors
Cocktail Party at Home House
Wednesday 11 January, 18.30-21.00At Home House
We are delighted to announce the launch of our first dedicated event for Corporate company members. This cocktail party will be held in the magnificent surroundings of Home House and will give Corporate members an occasion to network and celebrate 2017 together.
Free of chargeOrganised for Corporate members Main Representatives only
Rendez-Vous chez ... Paul: Celebrate La Galette des Rois!
Tuesday 10 January, 19.00-21.00At Tower 42
Cost: £25+VAT per person
Monday 9 JanuaryAt the Royal Opera House
Organised exlusively for Patron members & their spouses (Main representative)
By invitation only - places are limited
Annual Financial Lunch
Wednesday 14 December, 12.00-14.30At the Four Seasons Hotel, Park Lane
Guest speaker: The Rt Hon. the Lord Darling of RoulanishTheme: the City of London's position following the EU referendum and the potential post-Brexit scenariosChampagne partner: Vranken PommeryWine partner: Les Vins du Médoc
The French Chamber of Great Britain and Societe Generale request the pleasure of your company to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of our Annual Financial Lunch.
Cost: £100+VAT per person; £1,140+VAT for a table of 12
Business Club Cocktail with Hold-On Productions
Thursday 8 December, 18.30-21.00Ath The Hyatt Regency London
Sponsored by Hold-On Productions
Cost: £30+VAT per person; £50+VAT - Special price for two
Tuesday 6 December, 18.30-20.30At the French Residence
Guest speakers: The Right Honourable Dominic Grieve QC MP and Yann Bonduelle, Partner and UK Consulting Data Analytics Leader, PwC
Moderator: Peter Alfandary, Chair of the Cross-Cultural Forum and Senior Vice-President of the Chamber
Cost: £40+VAT per person; £70+VAT - Special price for two
Franco-British Business Awards
Wednesday 30 November, 19.00-22.30At The May Fair Hotel
The Franco-British Business Awards acknowledge the accomplishments of French and British companies of all sizes, from start-ups to SMEs and blue-chip companies on both sides of the Channel.
Cost: £110+VAT per person; £160+VAT for non-members; £1,000+VAT for a table of 10
Wednesday 23 November, 18.00-20.00At Maison Corthay
Join us to discover the savoir-faire of Maison Corthay. Come and surround yourself with vibrant colours and exquisitely finished products for a luxury evening of networking.
Cost: £20+VAT per person Book online
Arsenal vs PSG - Champions League
Wednesday 23 November, kick-off at 19.45At Arsenal Emirates Stadium
The French Chamber of Great Britain, in partnership with Renault UK, is delighted to organise an exclusive patron event for the Champions League's return match between Arsenal and PSG.
Organised for Patron members (Main Representatives)By invitation only - places are limited
Franco-British Conference: Disrupt or be Disrupted
Monday 21 November, 08.30-17.00At One Great George Street
This one-day conference will be divided into two main panels, starting with a focus on what disruption means and finishing with a look into the future.
Cost: £120+VAT per person for members; £190+VAT for non-members
Partners: French Embassy, French British Council, French Connect London
PA Club at Christofle
Thursday 17 November, 18.00-20.00At Harrods
For the very first time, Christofle is opening its doors to you for an exclusive visit of their shop in Harrods. The flagship store in London exudes modernity and strength of character, showing pride in its origins and the branded products used in its ‘art de la table’.
Free of chargeOrganised exclusively for Personal Assistants (by invitation only)
Women, Inspiration & Leadership - SOLD OUT
Tuesday 8 November, 18.30-20.30At the French Residence
Speakers: Dame Carolyn McCall DBE, CEO of easyJet, and Lord Davies of Abersoch CBE
Moderator: Peter Alfandary, Senior Vice-President, French Chamber of Great BritainSponsored by CHANEL
Dame Carolyn McCall DBE, CEO of easyJet, awarded a Damehood in the New Year's Honour List in 2016 for services to the aviation industry; and Lord Davies of Abersoch CBE, who released the 5th Women on Boards in 2015 report, will talk about how gender diversity matters within the business structure. In addition, a cocktail reception with canapés will provide an opportunity to network and build relationships with 100 to 150 like-minded professionals.
Cost: £40+VAT per person; £70+VAT - Special price for 2This event is sponsored by ESCP Europe as supporting sponsor
Breakfast with Estelle Brachlianoff
Thursday 20 October, 08.00-10.00At The Berkeley Hotel
Speaker: Estelle Brachlianoff, Senior Executive Vice-President, UK & IrelandTheme: 'The journey to the circular economy and building the responsible business of the year'
Estelle Brachlianoff joined the Veolia group in 2005 as Special Advisor to the CEO of Waste Management. She then was in charge of Waste Management in the Greater Paris area as well as the Facility Management and Cleaning Services branch. Since July 2012, Estelle Brachlianoff leads the combined water, waste and energy business in the UK & Ireland and sits on the Veolia Executive Committee.
Cost: £35+VAT per person; £60+VAT - Special price for 2
Monday 17 October, 19.00-23.00At Claridge's
Speaker: Viscount Linley, Honorary Chairman Europe, Middle East, Russia & India, Christie's and Founder of LINLEYChampagne partner: Laurent PerrierWine partner: Crus Classés de GravesPartners: Hermès, Pierre Hermé, Profirst
This prestigious black-tie event will allow you to expand your network of contacts, strengthen existing business relations and entertain key clients and colleagues.
Cost: £210+VAT per person; £1,900+VAT for a table of 10; £2,200+VAT for a table of 12
Friday 14 October, 08.30-10.30At Home House
Speakers: Steven Saywell, Global Head of FX Strategy at BNP Paribas, and François Barrault, Chairman and Founder of FDB Partners, Chairman Idate/DigiWorld InstituteTheme: Brexit, what is next?
Our Economic Updates, chaired by Philippe Chalon, Managing Director of the Cercle d'outre-Manche and Director of External Affairs at International SOS, are a great opportunity to network with senior executives of member companies as well as receive an overview of the current economic situation in the UK.
Cost: £25+VAT per person, £40+VAT - Special price for 2
Rendez-vous chez The Rembrandt Hotel
Thursday 13 October, 18.00-20.00At The Rembrandt Hotel
Come and enjoy an evening in the newly refurbished Conservatory of the Rembrandt Hotel, a historic London hotel in the heart of South Kensington and Knightsbridge.
Cocktail Reception at Maison Assouline
Wednesday 5 October, 18.30-20.00At Maison Assouline
Hosted by Prosper Assouline, Co-Founder of Assouline
An exclusive evening to discover the three-floor temple to the act of reading, Maison Assouline.
Organised exclusively for Patron Members & Luxury Club Members and their spouses(main representative only)
Your invitation to the 2018 Ryder Cup
Tuesday 20 September, 18.30 to 21.30At the French Residence
Coming to France in 2018 for the first time in its history, the Ryder Cup will be unveiled by Pascal Grizot, President of the Ryder Cup France, and Antoine Arnault, Chairman of Loro Piana and Managing Director of Berluti. The event will be preceded by a champagne reception.
Organised exclusively for Patron Members (main representative only)
Tuesday 20 September, 18.30-20.30At Drapers' Hall
Network with and meet members from other chambers and catch-up with existing contacts while sipping fantastic beverages from all over the world!
Cost: £30+VAT per person - for members ; £40+VAT per person - for non-members
Thursday 15 SeptemberOne day trip led by the French Ambassador
This delegation, led by the French Ambassado to the UK, HE Ms Sylvie Bermann, is a unique opportunity to meet key local figures and businesses.
By invitation only
Wednesday 14 September, 18.00-20.00At Le Vieux Comptoir
Get into the village-like spirit at Le Vieux Comptoir for an evening of French wine and artisan delicacies. A wine cellar, a deli, a cheese counter, coffee shop and tea house, as well as a restaurant, Le Vieux Comptoir is full of delicious surprises.
Tuesday 6 September, 19.00-00.30
Champagne partner:Perrier JouëtWine partner:Crus Classés de GravesPartners:RenaultetPernod Ricard
Join us to discover Raymond Blanc OBE's culinary talents and be part of a "unique dining experience" while networking with business contacts from a wide range of Member Companies.
Cost: £120+VAT per person
Tuesday 12 July, 18.30-21.00At the Hurlingham Club
Champagne partner: Vranken PommeryPartners: Caviar Petrossian, Ligne Roset, PAUL UK
This reception promises high-level networking with up to 200 participants from a whole host of sectors, a great way to kick off the British summer! Do not miss the opportunity to sip Vranken Pommery champagne whilst enjoying the elegant surroundings of the Hurlingham Club.
Cost: £50+VAT per person, £80+VAT - Special price for 2
Tuesday 5 July, 18.00-21.00At The French Institute
Speakers: Alain Afflelou, Founder, Chairman, and CEO at Alain Afflelou, Jean-François Cécillon, Former CEO of EMI, Founder of Universal MATRIX and Managing Director of Waddington Custot Galleries and Ning Li, Co-Founder and CEO of Made.com
Join us to hear from three visionaries who will talk about their career paths, each representing a real “success story”. The debate will be moderated by Eric Albert, UK Correspondent for Le Monde and followed by a buffet dinner at the Bistrot. Do not miss this inspirational debate!
Cost: £40+VAT per person, £65+VAT - Special price for 2
Wednesday 29 June, 18.00 to 20.00At the studio of Merci Maman
For the very first time, Merci Maman is opening its doors to you for an exclusive visit of their studio, where you will have the opportunity to see behind the scenes of one of the favourite jewellery brands of The Duchess of Cambridge. Join us to discover Merci Maman's personalised jewellery and Home collection of personalised embroidery. The evening will be accompanied by drinks and canapés.
Organised exclusively for Personal Assistants - by invitation only
Tuesday 21 June, 19.15-22.30At Les 110 de Taillevent, London
Wine partner: l'Union des Crus Classés de Graves
Discover Les 110 de Taillevent, the recently opened restaurant on Cavendish Square and network with around 50 fellow members. Meet the iconic chefs Alain Solivérès and Emile Cotte and enjoy the French art de vivre and gastronomic excellence alongside a selection of wines from l'Union des Crus Classés de Graves in exquisite surroundings.
Cost: £120+VAT per person, including a four-course menu
Tuesday 14 June, 19.00-23.00At the Landmark hotel
Guest speaker: Jacques Attali, President of Positive PlanetChampagne partner: Perrier-JouëtWine partners: Le Conseil des Vins de Saint-Emilion, Les Vins de Graves et Les Vins de Pessac Léognan
Attended by over 400 senior executives of the Franco-British business community, this is the Chamber's flagship event, featuring a Champagne reception, a gastronomic dinner with Grands Crus, live entertainment and a silent auction, this year in aid of Positive Planet.
Cost: £190+VAT per person; £1,800+VAT per table of 10; £2,100+VAT per table of 12
Annual General Meeting
Monday 6 June, 18.30-21.00At Reed Smith Offices
Rendez-vous at The Dentist Gallery
Thursday 2 June, 18.00-20.00
Join us on 2nd June to discover what reviewers are already calling a “unique and relaxing place”. The Dentist Gallery is a first-of-its-kind private dental surgery which perfectly combines Art and Fine Dentistry. You will never see the dentist in the same way again!
Swan Lake Dress Rehearsal
Tuesday 31 May, 19.00-22.30At the Royal Albert Hall
An exclusive evening for Patron members and their spouses to watch the dancers from the English National Ballet perform in Derek Deane's critically acclaimed production of Swan Lake. The performance will be preceded by a Champagne reception.
Organised exclusively for Patron Members and their spouses(main representatives only)
Rendez-vous chez Jeff de Bruges
Wednesday 18 May, 19.00-21.00
With more than 450 shops around the world, Jeff de Bruges, the French company for Belgian chocolates, has now opened its only boutique in the UK, in South Kensington. Let your taste buds be charmed by a selection of Belgian chocolate creations while networking with new business contacts from a wide range of industry sectors.
Breakfast with Michael Borrell
Wednesday 18 May, 08.00-10.00At The Berkeley Hotel
Speaker: Michael Borrell, Senior Vice President Europe & Central Asia, Total
Michael Borrell, a graduate of Cambridge University in Chemical Engineering, joined Total in 1985 where he has held senior managerial positions since 1995. From 2009 to 2010, he was Vice President of the Caspian Area and Central Asia for Total Exploration and Production. In 2010, he became Senior Vice President, Continental Europe and Central Asia. In January 1st 2015, he was appointed Senior Vice President Europe & Central Asia which comprises the former Continental Europe and Central Asia Division and Northern Europe Division.
Cost: £35+VAT per person; £60+VAT special price for two
Thursday 12 May, 08.30-10.30At the French Institute
Speaker: John Peet, Europe Editor, The EconomistTheme: EU Referendum
John Peet, Europe Editor, was previously Business Affairs Editor (from 1998), responsible for the business, finance and economics and science & technology coverage of the paper. Prior to this he had been Brussels correspondent, Executive Editor, Surveys Editor, Finance Correspondent, Washington DC Correspondent and Britain correspondent. Before joining The Economist he was a civil servant, working for the Treasury and the Foreign Office from 1976 to 1986. He is the co-author of "Unhappy Union: How the Euro Crisis - and Europe - Can Be Fixed", published by Profile Books May 2014.
Cost: £25+VAT per person ; £40+VAT - Special price for 2
Host: HE Sylvie Bermann, French Ambassador to the United KingdomSpeakers: Jean-Pierre Thébault, French Ambassador to Ireland; Jean-Manuel Lejeune, Business Operations Manager for RPS Group - Ireland; David Jullo, Head of EMEA mobile strategy, Google Dublin HQ and Olivier Melennec, Managing Director, CACI Ireland (Crédit Agricole)
The French Chamber requests the pleasure of your company at the next Ambassador's Brief. On this occasion, we will have the exclusive opportunity to hear from the French Ambassador to Ireland as well as French Foreign Trade Advisors. They will share their views on the present performance of the Irish economy and their personal business experiences on the Irish market. The debate will be followed by a Champagne reception.
Open to Patron & Corporate members as well as the Chamber's Advisory Councillors
Discover Big Fernand while networking with business contacts from a wide range of industry sectors and be prepared to taste homemade and gourmet burgers such as the Bartholomé, made with raclette cheese, smoked streaky bacon and a homemade cocktail sauce.
Join us at the London Philharmonic Orchestra to enjoy an evening of French Masterpieces: Honegger, Saint-Saëns, Dukas and Debussy conducted by Vladimir Jurowski, Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor.
Tuesday 12 April, 18.00-20.30At the Pullman London St PancrasIn partnership with Service Point and PowerVote
Whether you are small or big, an innovative start-up or a large corporate: Come and discover your fellow members' generous offers and the services/products on display. Network and make new business contacts through attending or taking a stand. Enjoy delicious canapés and drinks. Be the lucky winner of an amazing prize by participating in our quiz.
Cost: £40+VAT per person; £60+VAT - Special price for 2; £750+VAT per stand + 5 complimentary invitations
Tuesday 15 March, 19.00-21.00At la Cave à Fromage
Join us on 15th March at La Cave à Fromage and discover exceptional cheeses, paired with complementary wines, while meeting up to 30 new business contacts from a wide range of industry sectors. Experts will guide you through the history and anecdotes of the cheeses and wines tasted during the evening.
Friday 11 March, 8.30-10.00At Claridge's
Theme: The Luxury Hotel Industry: challenges and opportunities
Guest speaker: Paul Jackson, General Manager at Claridge's
Chaired by Bertrand Michaud, Managing Director, Hermès GB Ltd, Advisory Councilor of the French Chamber
Aimed at: CEOs and senior representatives of luxury brands, Michelin-starred restaurants and chefs, GMs of five-star hotels and cultural institutions
This event is an opportunity to meet the new General Manager of Claridge’s and network with peers in the luxury sector.
Friday 4 March, 12.00-17.00At the Honourable Artillery Company
Guest speaker: Shaun Edwards OBE, former rugby league player and current rugby union coach
Join us for the fourth biggest annual Varsity Match between Oxford and Cambridge University and get a chance to meet Shaun Edwards OBE, the rugby legend.
Organised exclusively for Patron & Corporate Members(main representatives only)
Friday 4 March, 8.30-10.30At the French Institute
Theme: Higher Education in 2016: How do universities attract the best and meet future business needs?
Guest speakers: Peter Todd, Dean of HEC Paris and Susan Liautaud, Vice Chair of Council and Court of Governors of the London School of Economics and Political Science and Founder and Managing Director of Susan Liautaud & Associates Limited
Peter and Susan, representing two of the best schools in the world, will be discussing how their schools prepare students for the jobs of tomorrow.
The debate will be chaired by Philippe Chalon, Managing Director of the Cercle d’outre-Manche and Director of External Affairs, International SOS.
Cost: £25+VAT per person; £40+VAT - Special price for 2
Cirque du Soleil
Thursday 11 February, 18.45 - 22.00At the Royal Albert Hall
Cirque du Soleil returns to the Hall with one of its newest touring shows, Amaluna. Amaluna has never before been seen in the UK and will mark Cirque du Soleil's 20th year at the stunning Royal Albert Hall.
Organised exclusively for Patron Members & their spouses(main representatives only)
Monday 8 February, 08.00-10.00At Christie's London
Hosted by Patricia Barbizet, CEO and Chairman of Christie'sBy invitation only
This exclusive event, hosted by Patricia Barbizet, CEO and Chairwoman of Christie’s will start with a breakfast served in Christie’s Galleries and will be followed by a private view of Post-War and Contemporary Art auction, led by Edmond Francey, Head of Department.
Organised exclusively for Patron Members (main representatives only)
Thursday 4 February, 18.00-20.00At Sushi Shop Marylebone
Tuesday 26 January, 17.30-19.30At the French Residence
Theme of the Brief: « Quelles perspectives pour les relations franco-britanniques à la veille du référendum sur l’Union Européenne ? »
Thursday 14 January, 19.00-22.30Sponsored by PwCAt PwC Embankment Place Offices Announcement of the winner of the Intercultural Trophy, sponsored by AXACost: £80+VAT per person; £800 +VAT for a table of 10
Wednesday 13 January, 18.00-20.00At Le Restaurant de Paul, Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, Ground Floor, London EC2N 1HQ Organised exclusively for Personal Assistants - by invitation only
Monday 11 January, 08.00-10.00 At the Four Seasons Hotel at Park LaneGuest speaker: Jacques Attali, President of Positive Planet
Thursday 7 January, 19.00-21.00At Le Restaurant de Paul, Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, Ground Floor, London EC2N 1HQFree of charge
Thursday 26 November, 8.30am-10.15amAt Maison AssoulineTheme: 'Industrie du Luxe: where do we stand?'Organised exclusively for our Luxury Club members and by invitation only
Wednesday 25 November, 08.30-10.30amSpeaker: Frederic Rombaut, Head of Corporate Development International at Cisco, UK Theme: 'How the UK and France scale up their start-ups? Is France the new Silicon Valley?'Sponsored by HEC ParisAt The French InstituteCosts: £25+VAT per person; £40+VAT Special price for twoBook online
Thursday 26 November, 19.00-22.30At The May Fair hotel
Thursday 19 November, 18.00-20.00At Vranken PommeryOrganised exclusively for Personnal Assistants - by invitation only
Tuesday 17 November, 17.45-18.40Guest speaker: Martin Donnely CMG, Permanent Secretary, Department Business, Innovation & SkillsCost: £30+VAT per personOrganised exclusively for Patron members
Tuesday 17 November, 19.00-21.45At Wembley StadiumOrganised exclusively for Patron members (Main representatives only)
Thursday 12 November, 08.00-17.00At One Great George Street
Monday 9 November, 18.30-20.30 Atthe French Residence Sponsored by Russell-Cooke LLP Guest speakers:Tanuja Randery, Zone President UK & Ireland of Schneider Electric and Warner Rootliep, General Manager UK & Ireland, AirFrance KLM Cost: £40+VAT per person; £70+VAT special price for two
Thursday 5 November, 12.00-14.00At The BerkeleyGuest Speaker: Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Chariman of the Bord of Societe GeneraleChampagne partner: Vranken PommeryWine partners: Les vins du Médoc, les Vins de Pessac-Léognan
Tuesday 3 November, 17.30-20.30At The May Fair HotelGuest speakers: Estelle Brachlianoff, Senior Executive Vice-President UK & Ireland of Veolia and President of the French Chamber of Great Britain and Helena Morrissey, CEO of Newton Investment Management & Founder of the 30% ClubModerator: Marc Roche, Correspondent Le Point
Wednesday 21 October, 18.00-20.00At Le Restaurant de Paul, Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, Ground Floor, London EC2N 1HQCost: £20+VAT per personBook online
Thursday 15 October, 18.00-21.00At the Royal Opera HouseFree of charge - organised exclusively for Patron members (main representatives only)
Wednesday 14 October, 18.30-20.30At Taillevent, 16 Cavendish Square, London W1G 9DDFree of charge - organised exclusively for Patron members (main representatives only) - by invitation only
Tuesday 13 October, 18.00-21.00At the French ResidenceGuest speaker: Alain Crevet, CEO of S.T.Dupont
Friday 9 October, 08.00-10.00At the Four Seasons London Hotel at Park LaneGuest speaker: Wilfrid Petrie, Executive Vice-President Energy Services Business line of ENGIE and Chief Executive Officer of Cofely UK
Wednesday 23 September, 12.00-14.30At the DelaunaySponsored by Louis Vuitton
By invitation only - organised exclusively for female CEOs, CFOs or senior executives holding global positions
Wednesday 23 September, 18.30-20.30At Church House Conference CentreChampagne & wine partners: The Crus Classés de Graves, Vranken-Pommery Monopole
Subject: 'Changes in the Labour Laws'Speaker: Gary Freer, Partner, Bryan CaveVenue: The French Chamber
Tuesday 22 September, 19.00-22.30At the Four Seasons Hotel Park LaneSponsored by EDF EnergyGuest speaker: Vincent de Rivaz CBE, Chief Executive of EDF EnergyChampagne partner: Vranken PommeryWine partner: The Crus Classés de Graves
Thursday 17 September, 19.00-22.30At Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat'SaisonsSponsored by Pernod Ricard UK, Renault UK and The Crus Classés de Graves
Champagne Partner: Perrier-Jouët
Caviar tasting offered by Caviar Petrossian
Wednesday 16 SeptemberOne-day trip led by the French AmbassadorIn partnership with Manchester City CouncilBy invitation only
Tuesday 15 September, 08.30-10.30amTheme: Europe - Brexit - How would Brexit impact businesses and the economy in the UK and in Europe?Sponsored by HEC ParisGuest Speakers: Alberto Alemanno, Jean Monnet Professor of EU Law and Risk Regulation, HEC Paris and Andy Bagnall, Director of Campaigns, CBIAt The French Institute
Wednesday 9 September, 19.00-21.00In partnership with Financial Times and WalpoleChampagne Partner: Perrier JouëtCocktail Partner: Pernod RicardMacaroon Partner: Ladurée UKAt the ConnaughtSubject: "Celebrating the best of French and British Luxury"By invitation only - organised exclusively for Luxury Club members
Tuesday 8 September, 18.00-20.00At La Maison MailleOrganised exclusively for Personal Assistants - by invitation only
Thursday 3 September, 18.00-20.00At the Exhibitionist Hotel
Thursday 6 August, 18.00-20.00At Pierre Hermé Covent Garden
Tuesday 7 July, 18.30-21.00At the Hurlingham ClubSponsored by Banque Transatlantique, Berkeley Law and Frenger InternationalChampagne partner: Vranken PommeryPartners: Ligne Roset, PAUL UK
Thursday 2 July, 19.00-23.00At the Landmark London HotelGuest speaker: Carolyn McCall OBE, CEO of easyJetChampagne partner: Perrier-JouëtWine partners: Le Conseil des Vins de Saint-Emilion, Les Vins de Pessac Léognan and Les Vins de GravesCharity partner: Doctors of the WorldCost: £190+VAT per person; £1,800+VAT for a table of 10; £2,100+VAT for a table for 12
Thursday 25 June, 18.00-21.00At Reed Smith OfficesAll members are welcome - free of charge
Wednesday 24 June, 12.00-14.30At the ConnaughtGuest speaker: the Rt Honourable Domic Grieve QC MPCost: £100+VAT per person; £950+VAT for a table of 10; £1,100+VAT for a table of 12
Tuesday 23 June, 18.00-20.30At the ConnaughtSponsored by Crédit SuisseGuest speaker: The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH, former Prime MinisterOrganised exclusively for Patron & Corporate members (main representative only) - By invitation
Monday 22 June, 19.15-22.30At Club GasconWith Chef Pascal AussignacCost: £95+VAT per person
Friday 19 June, 08.00-10.00At the Four Seasons Hotel Park LaneSponsored by PAUL UKGuest speaker: Nicolas Petrovic, CEO of EurostarCost: £30+VAT per person, £50+VAT special price for two
Thursday 18 June, 08.30-10.00At the Royal Albert HallGuest speaker: Jonathan Chippindale, CEO of HolitionSubject: "The internet of luxury things"Organised exclusively for Luxury Club members - by invitation
Thursday 11 June, 18.00-20.00At Porsche DesignCost: £20+VAT
Wednesday 3 June, 18.00-21.00At Ciné Lumière, French InstituteSponsored by HSBCGuest speakers: Antoine Flamarion, Founder of Tikehau Capital & Chairman of Tikehau Capital Advisors and Bernard Liautaud, Founder of Business Objects & General Partner at Balderton CapitalModerator: Eric Albert, City Correspondent for Le MondeWine partner: Domaine de NizasCost: £35+VAT per person; £60+VAT special price for two
Wednesday 27 May, 18.00-19.30At the French ResidenceOrganised exclusively for Corporate & Patron members (main representatives only) - by invitation
Wednesday 13 May, 18.00-20.00At CaudalieOrganised exclusively for Personal Assistants - by invitation
Wednesday 6 May 2015, 19.00-21.00At La Cave à FromageIn partnership with Wine StoryCost: £25+VAT per person
Wednesday 29 April, 18.00-20.00At La Maison MailleCost: £20+VAT per person
Tuesday 28 April, 09.00-13.00At the French Chamber of Great-BritainTrainers: Olivia Penichou & Etienne Duval from LiveSpeechCost: £290+VAT per personFor non-members: £580+VAT per person
Thursday 23 April, 19.00-23.00At the Claridge'sSponsored by Société Générale Private Banking HambrosGuest speaker: Lucy Yeomans, Editor-in-Chief NET-A-PORTER.com & content editor PORTER magazineChampagne partner: Laurent PerrierWine partners: Les Vins du Médoc, Les Vins de Pessac-LéognanCost: £210+VAT per person; £1,900+VAT for a table of 10; £2,200+VAT for a table of 12
Wednesday 22 April, 08.15-10.00At the French InstituteGuest speakers: Eric Albert, City Correspondent for Le Monde and John Peet, Europe Editor of the EconomistCost: £25+VAT per person; £40+VAT special price for two
Monday 30 March, 16.00-19.30At Europe House, 32 Smith Square, London SW1P 3EUFree of charge - RSVP Isabelle Meyers
Wednesday 25 March, 18.00-20.30In partnership with Pictawall, PowerVote & Service PointAt the Pullman London St PancrasCost: £40+VAT per person, £60+VAT special price for two
Monday 16 March, 18.00-20.00At Le Pain QuotidienOrganised exclusively for Personal Assistants - by invitation only
Friday 6 March, 12.00-17.00At the Horourable Artillery CompanyOpen to Patron & Corporate members (main representatives only)
Friday 6 March, 08.00-10.00At the Bulgari HotelSponsored by PAUL UKGuest speaker: Tom Meggle, Managing Director of Louis Vuitton UK, Ireland & South AfricaCost: £30+VAT per person; £50+VAT special price for two
Wednesday 25 February, 08.30-10.00At Battersea Power StationOpen to Patron & Corporate members (main representatives only)
Tuesday 10 February, 18.00-20.00At L'Atelier des Chefs, 19 Wigmore Street, London W1U 1PHCost: £20+VAT per person
Thursday 5 February, 19.00-20.30At PwC Embankment Place OfficesAnnouncement of the winner of the Intercultural Trophy, sponsored by AXAIn partnership with Pernod RicardCost: £75+VAT per person, £700+VAT per table
Tuesday 20 January, 18.00-20.00At The Residence of the AmbassadorOpen to Patron & Corporate members (Main representatives only) - Free of charge
Friday 16 January, 19.00-22.45At the Royal Albert HallOpen to Patron Members and their spouses (Main representatives only)
Thursday 15 January, 18.00-20.00At Aubaine, 37-45 High Street Kensington, London W8 SEDCost: £20+VAT per person
Friday 28 November, 08.30-17.30At The Pullman London St PancrasBtoB Meetings, Roundtables and Expert VillageCost: One day only package £600+VAT; Additional participant from the same company £290+VAT All inclusive package £870+VAT; Additionnal participant from the same company £440+VATSponsors: DHL, Eurostar, HSBC, MazarsSupporting sponsors: Boulle international, Bryan Cave , Invest in France, Ubifrance, UK Trade & InvestmentPartners: ASEMP.ETI, British Chambers of Commerce, CCE Conseillers du Commerce Extérieur, CCI de Bourgogne, CCI France International, CCI Paris île-de-France, CCI International Rhône-Alpes, Enterprise Europe Network
Thursday 27 November, 19.00-22.30At The May Fair Hotel Cost members: £100+VAT per person, £900+VAT for a table of 10Cost non-members: £120+VAT per personSponsors: Eurostar, HSBC, MazarsPartners: Invest in France, UK Trade & InvestmentChampagne partner: Vranken PommeryWine partners: Les Vins de Graves, Les Vins de Pessac-Léognan,Les Vins du MédocPartners
Friday 21 November, 08.00-10.00At the Four Seasons London Hotel at Park Lane Guest speaker: Marc Pontet, Global Chief Executive Officer of Asendia ( La Poste)
Wednesday 19 November, 18.00-20.00At CaudalieCost: £20+VAT per person
Tuesday 18 November, 19.30-21.00At the Barbican HallSponsored by AlstomOpen to Patron members & their spouses (Main representatives only)
Friday 7 November, 12.00-14.30At the DorchesterSponsored by Société Générale Corporate Investment & Banking Guest Speaker : Xavier Rolet, Chief Executive of the London Stock Exchange Group Champagne Partner: Vranken Pommery Wine Partners: Les vins de Graves, Les vins de Pessac-Léognan, Les vins du Médoc
Monday 3 November, 19.15-21.00At the Royal Opera House Champagne partner: Vranken PommeryOpen to Patron members only and their spouses (Main representatives only)
Wednesday 29 October, 19.00-21.00 At La Cave à Fromage Cost : £25+VAT per person
In partnership with La Cave à Fromage & Wine Story
Meeting the challenges for the city of tomorrowTuesday 14 October, 08.30-17.00At One Great George Street Main sponsors: Alstom, Bouygues Energies & Services, HSBC, Keolis, Renault, TomTomSupporting sponsors: Altran, BolloréIn partnership with the French Embassy to the United Kingdom & the Franco-British Council
Monday 29 September, 18.00-20.00 Organised exclusively for Personal Assistants - By Invitation onlyAt Aubaine Mayfair
Tuesday 23, September 2014, 19.00-22.30Sponsored by AirbusAt The Four Seasons London Hotel at Park LaneGuest Speaker: Fabrice Brégier, Président & CEO of AirbusChampagne partner: Vranken PommeryWine partners: les vins de Graves, les vins du Médoc, les vins de Pessac-LéognanCost: £100+VAT per person; £1,140+VAT for a table of 12
Tuesday 16 September 2014, 18.30-20.30}At the Grand Connaught RoomsPartner: Vranken Pommery Cost members: £30+VAT per person
Friday 12 September 2014, 08:00-10:00At the Four Seasons London Hotel at Parl LaneGuest speaker: Nicolas Beytout, President & Founder of L'OpinionCost: £40+VAT per person, special price for two £60+VAT
Thursday 11 September 2014, 18:30-20:30At Moët Hennessy UKOpento Patron members (Main representatives only)
Thursday 7 August 2014, 18.30-20.30At The Royal Park HotelCost: £20+VAT per person
Day one: Saturday 2 August 2014 (14.00 or 16.20)Day two: Sunday 3 August 2014 (14.00 or 16.20)At Emirates StadiumOpen to Patron members (Main representatives only)
Wednesday 23 / Thurday 24 July 2014Sponsored by AtosIn partnership with easyJet2 days trip to GlasgowOpen to Patron members (Main Representatives) - By Invitation only
Sponsored by AccuracyTuesday 8 July 2014, 18.30-20.30At The Royal Automobile ClubCost: £40+VAT per person; £60+VAT - Special price for 2
Thursday 26 June 2014, 18.30-20.30Organised exclusively for Personal Assistants - By invitation onlyAt Chaumet
Wednesday 25 June 2014, 18.30-21.00At Reed Smith OfficesAll members are welcome - Free of chargeTo book your place, please contact Carla Coutinho on 0207 092 6603
Wednesday 25 June 2014, 12.00-14.30At The ConnaughtGuest Speaker: Alderman Fiona Woolf CBE, Lord Mayor of LondonChampagne partner: Vranken PommeryWine partner: Crus Classés de GravesCosts: £100+VAT per person; £1,100+VAT for a table of 12
Thursday 19 June 2014, 18.00-20.30At Beefeater Gin DistilleryOpen to Patron & Corporate members (Main Representatives only)
Tuesday 17 June 2014, 18.30-20.30 At La Maison MailleCost: £20+VAT per person
Friday 13 June 2014, 08.00-10.00At Four Seasons Hotel London at Park LaneSponsored by PAUL UKGuest Speaker: Jean-Jacques Lebel, Chairman of L'Oréal UK & IrelandCosts: £40+VAT per person; £60+VAT - Special price for two
Tuesday 10 June 2014, 17.45-22.30At The Royal Albert HallOpen to Patron members & their spouses (Main Representatives only)
Wednesday 28 May 2014, 19.00-23.00At The Landmark London HotelGold Sponsors: EY, HSBCSilver Sponsors: Accor, Colas Rail, EDF Energy, SafranGuest Speaker: Lionel Barber, Editor of the Financial TimesCharity partner: Handicap InternationalChampagne Partner: Perrier JouëtWine Partners: Le Conseil des Vins de Saint-Emilion, Les Vins de Graves, Les Vins de Pessac Leognan
Friday 16 May 2014, 12.00-14.30 At Cartier New Bond StreetOpen to Patron members - By Invitation only
Tuesday 13 May 2014, 18.30-20.30 At L'Occitane - Covent Garden
Thursday 1 May 2014, 19.00-21.00Open to Patron members & their spouses
Thursday 24 April 2014, 13.30-20.30 At Lotus F1 TeamOpen to Patron Members - By Invitation only
Wednesday 23 April 2014, 08.00-10.00At Four Seasons Hotel London at Park LaneSponsored by PAUL UKGuest Speaker: Victor Chavez, Chief Executive of Thales UKCosts: £40+VAT per person; £60+VAT Special price for two
Tuesday 15 April 2014, 19.00-23.00 At The Claridge'sSponsored by Société Générale Private Banking HambrosGuest Speaker: Nicholas Coleridge CBE, President of Condé Nast International and Managing Director of Condé Nast in BritainChampagne partner: Laurent-PerrierWine partner: Crus Classés de GravesCosts: £190+VAT per person; £1800+VAT for a table of 10; £2100+VAT for a table of 12
Business Club CocktailThursday 3 April 2014, 18.30-21.00Sponsored by HSBCSpeakers: Peter Dockar, UK Head of mortgages, HSBC; Alexandre Terrasse, Partner, Jeffrey Green Russell and Martijn Van der Heijden, Global Head of mortgages, HSBCTheme: "A short guide to a successful home purchase: UK vs France"At HSBC St Jame's Street OfficesCost:£35+VAT per person; £50+VAT - Special price for two
Dîner des Chefs - Hosted by our Luxury ClubMonday 24 March 2014, 7.15- 10.30At L' Atelier de Joël RobuchonCost: £115+VAT per personFor more details and to register your interest, please contact Karim Mijal email@example.com
Business in SocietyWednesday 19 March 2014, 19.00-21.15At the Tate ModernOpen to Patron members - By Invitation only
"Women, Inspiration and Leadership"Tuesday 18 March 2014, 18.30-21.00At the Institute of DirectorsGuest Speakers: Dame Helen Alexander, former President of the CBI andLaurence Parisot, former President of MEDEF (French equivalent of the CBI)Moderator: Simon Walker, Director General of Institute of DirectorsCost:£40+VAT per person; £60+VAT Special price for two
Member to Member Cocktail and ExhibitionThursday 13 March 2014, 18.00-20.30At Pullman London St PancrasPartner: PowerVote and ServicePointCost: £40+VAT per person; £60+VAT - Special price for two
Cross Cultural Debate at La Résidence de FranceThursday 6 March 2014, 18.30-20.30At The Résidence de FranceGuest Speakers: Sir Ian Cheshire, Group Chief Executive Kingfisher Plc and Nicolas Petrovic, Chief Executive Officer Eurostar International LtdCost: £40+VAT per personFor more information, please contact Karim Mijal
Rendez -vous chez... Léon de BruxellesTuesday 4 March 2014, 18.30-20.30At Léon de BruxellesCost: £20+VAT per person
Indulgence at AubaineMonday 24 February 2014, 18.30-20.30Organised exclusively for Personal Assistants-By invitation onlyAt Aubaine Marylebone
Say "Cheese"... and WineTuesday 11 February 2014, 19.00-21.00At La Cave à FromageCost: £25+VAT per person
From Scratch to Success: Business StoriesThursday 30 January 2014, 18.00-21.00At the Ciné Lumière, French InstituteSponsor: HSBCGuest Speakers: Arnaud Vaissié, co-founder, chairman & CEO of International SOS and Nathalie Gaveau, founder & CEO of Shopcade, co-founder of PriceMinisterWine Partner: Domaines Paul MasCost: £45+VAT per person including buffet dinnerSpecial price for a limited time only: £35 per person or £60 for 2 people Dress Code: Business attire
Indulgence at Aubaine - SOLD OUTMonday 20 January 2014, 18.30-20.30Organised exclusively for Personal Assistants - By invitation onlyAt Aubaine Mayfair
Rendez vous chez... Aubaine - SOLD OUTThursday 16 January 2014, 18.30-20.30At Aubaine
Say "Cheese"... and WineTuesday 10 December, 19.00-21.00At La Cave à FromageIn Partnership with La Cave à Fromage and Wine Story
Soirée de NoëlIntercultural Trophy sponsored by AXATuesday 3 December, 19.30 – 22.00At The Charing Cross Hotel, Strand Charing Cross, London WC2N 5HX In partnership with Bongrain, La Maison Maille, Nuxe, PAUL UK
Quarterly Economic UpdateThursday 28 November, 08.15-10.00Venue: L'Institut FrançaisChaired by Philippe Chalon, Director of External Affairs at International SOS & Managing Director of the Cercle d'Outre-MancheGuest speaker: David Kern, Chief Economist of the British Chambers of CommerceCost: £25+VAT per person
Franco-British Business Awards DinnerTuesday 26 November, 19.00-22.00At The Marriott's Hotel Champs-Elysées in ParisSponsors: Barclays, Eurostar, London&PartnersIn partnership with the Franco-British Chamber of Commerce & Industry in France
CEO BreakfastFriday 22 November, 08.00-10.00At the Andaz HotelSponsored by PAUL UKGuest speaker: Philippe Mellier, CEO of De Beers Group
Rendez-vous chez... Eccleston Square Hotel - SOLD OUTWednesday 20 November, 18.30-20.30At Eccleston Square Hotel
Annual Financial LunchFriday 8 November, 12.00-14.30At The BerkeleySponsored by Société Générale Corporate and Investment BankingGuest speaker: Christian Noyer, Governor of the Banque de FrancePartners: Champagne Vranken Pommery, Le Conseil Des Vins du Médoc, Domaine Brand & Fils
The Franco British Energy Conference 2013Tuesday 29 October, 08.30-13.45At One Great George StreetIn Partnership with the French Embassy in the United Kingdom,The Franco-British Council and ESCP EuropeMain Sponsors: Alstom, EDF Energy, HSBC, TotalSupporting Sponsors: Altran, Areva, SPIE, VINCI EnergiesPartners: French Embassy in the UK, The Franco-British Council, ESCP Europe
Annual Gala Dinner - SOLD OUTTuesday 22 October, 19.00-23.00At The Landmark London HotelGold Sponsors: EY, HSBCSilver Sponsors: Accor, Colas Rail, EDF Energy, International SOS, SafranGuest speaker: Guillaume Pepy Chairman of SNCF (French National Railways)Partners: Champagne Perrier Jouët, Le Conseil des Vins de Saint-Emilion,Les Vins de Pessac-Léognan
"Say Cheese... and Wine"-SOLD OUTWednesday 9 October, 19.00-21.00At La Cave à FromageIn Partnership with La Cave à Fromage and Wine Story
Special Trade Delegation to Scotland Thursday 3 - Friday 4 OctoberSponsored by International SOS - Société Générale HambrosIn Partnership with easyJetThis delegation, led by the French Ambassador to the UK, HE Mr Bernard Emié, is a unique opportunity to meet key local figures and businesses.
CEO BreakfastFriday 27 September, 08.00-10.00At the Andaz HotelSponsored by PAUL UKGuest speaker: Robin Southwell, CEO, EADS UK
International Wine Tasting-SOLD OUTTuesday 17 September, 19.00-21.00At DSTRKT LondonPartner: Enologia
Dîner de la rentrée - SOLD OUTWednesday 4 September, 19.00-22.00At the Grand Connaught RoomsSponsored by CitroënGuest Speaker: Philippe Varin, Chairman of the Board of PSA Peugeot-CitroënPartners: Champagne Vranken Pommery, Domaine Brand & Fils,Le Conseil des vins du Médoc
CCFGB Annual General MeetingMonday 8 July, 18.30 - 21.00At the Reed Smith officesAll members are welcome - Free of charge
Ambassador's BriefThursday 4 July, 18.00 - 19.30At The Residence of the French AmbassadorIt is a great pleasure that we inform you that H.E. Mr Bernard Emié, French Ambassador to the United Kingdom, will be present and will say a few words
Diner des Chefs at Club Gascon Wednesday 3 JulyThe French Chamber of Commerce and its Luxury Club are pleased to announce that its next Diner des Chefs will take place at Club Gascon, with award winning chef Pascal Aussignac. With the generous support of Pernod-Ricard and Club Gascon
Summer Champagne ReceptionMonday 17 June, 18.30 - 20.30At the Trafalgar HotelIn partnership with Vranken Pommery
Claudio Monteverdi and Les Arts FlorissantsSaturday 15 June, 19.30 - 21.00At the Barbican HallSponsored by Alstom
VIP MorningsGeorge Bellows (1882-1925): Modern American Life'Friday 24 May, 8.30 - 9.30At the Royal Academy of ArtsOpen to Patron members' Main rep only and their spouses - free
Rendez-vous chez... The East India CompanyWednesday 15 May, 18.30 - 20.30At The East India CompanyIn partnership with The East India Company
Luxury Club Breakfast on Art and Luxury Tuesday 14 May, 08.00 - 10.00 At the Royal Academy of Arts
With guest of honour Dr Charles Saumarez Smith CBE, Secretary and Chief Executive of the Royal Academy of Arts, and guest speaker Nigel Hurst, Chief Executive of the Saatchi Gallery. By invitation only
Quarterly Economic UpdateFriday 10 May, 8.15 - 10.00Guest speaker: Paul Mortimer-Lee, Global Head of Market Economics, BNP Paribas
French vs Australian WinesWednesday 8 May, 18.45 - 21.00At the Australia HouseOpen to Patron and Corporate members' Main rep only
Luxury Club: Dîner des ChefsMonday 29 April, 19.00 - 21.30At L’Atelier de Joël RobuchonWith the generous support of Pernod Ricard UK
VIP Morning for Patron MembersFriday 26 April, 08.30 - 10.00At the Royal Academy of ArtsModern American Life will be the first retrospective of works by American realist painter George Bellows to be held in the UK.
Member to Member Cocktail and ExhibitionWednesday 24 April, 18.00 - 21.00At the Royal Garden Hotel
Relais & Châteaux - Dîner des Grands Chefs Monday, 22 April, from 19.00At Old BillingsgateOrganised by Relais & ChâteauxIn partnership with the French Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain
Luxury Wine Master ClassThursday 18 April, 18.30 – 21.00Sponsored by the Conseil des Vins de Saint-EmilionAt Harrods
Business in Society for Patron MembersWednesday 20 March, from 7pm - 9.30pmAt Tate ModernThe French Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain and Mazars are pleased to invite you to attend the event “Business in Society” co-organised by your fellow patron member Mazars and the leading think tank Tomorrow’s Company.A panel of experts will debate the widely held conviction that a new relationship is needed between business and society
Finance ForumThursday 21 March 2013, 08.30 - 10.30.Co-chaired by Patrick Gougeon, UK Director, ESCP Europe and John Peachey, Managing Director - CFO Global Markets, HSBC Bank Plc.Theme: 'New Currencies: Export Dimension and Access to Markets'.Speakers: Frédéric Bourgeois, Managing Director, Coface and Ray Moore, Director - Global Trade and Receivables Finance, HSBC Bank Plc
HR ForumWednesday 20 March 2013, 08.30 - 10.00.Chaired by Rose Gledhill, HR Director - Northern Europe, International SOS. Theme: 'Corporate Volunteering'. Guest Speakers: Michelle Dawson, Director of Community Operations, East London Business Alliance and Stéphanie Pullès, Head of Corporate Responsibility, Bouygues UK
Business Club Cocktail EventWednesday 13 March, 18.30 - 20.30Sponsored by Locate JerseyGuest Speakers: Senator Maclean, Jersey’s Economic Development Minister and Richard Corrigan, Head of Business Development for Jersey FinanceHosted at the Sofitel London St James
Indulgence at RobuchonTuesday 4 March 2013, 19.00 - 21.00Organised exclusively for Personal AssistantsAt L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon
SME & Entrepreneurs ClubWednesday 27 February 2013, 08.30 - 10.00amCo-chaired by Frédéric Larquetoux, Senior Manager, Financial Accounting Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP and Sébastien Delecour, Managing Director, Doublet UK LtdTheme: 'Logistical and Operational Challenges'Session led by David Franks, Managing Director, Glacia
Finance ForumTuesday 12 February 2013, 10.00 - 12.00.Co-chaired by Patrick Gougeon, UK Director, ESCP Europe and John Peachey, Managing Director - CFO Global Markets, HSBC Bank Plc.Theme: 'Financial Regulations: Review and Perspectives'.Speaker: Cecilia Thorn, Head of European Affairs, Financial Reporting Council
Climate Change ForumTuesday 5 February 2013, 10.00 - 12.00Chaired by Richard Brown, Chairman, Eurostar International Ltd.Theme: 'Making the UK's Electricity Market Reforms a Success'Speaker: Dr. Chris Anastasi, Head of Government Affairs, Policy and Regulation at GDF Suez Energy UK-Europe
CEO BreakfastThursday 31 January 2013, 08.00 - 10.00Sponsored by PAUL UKGuest Speaker: Maxime Holder, Chairman PAUL UK Hosted at the Andaz Hotel
HR ForumWednesday 30 January 2013, 08.30 - 10.00.Chaired by Rose Gledhill, HR Director - Northern Europe, International SOS. Guest Speaker: Matt Griffin, Recruitment Manager - Northern Europe, International SOS. Theme: 'Managing Human Capital: Resourcing and Retention Strategies'
SME & Entrepreneurs Club: 'Win your next big pitch' WorkshopWednesday 23 January 2013, 08.30 - 10.00.Chaired by Frédéric Larquetoux, Ernst & Young LLP and Sébastien Delecour, Doublet UK Ltd. Guest speaker: Jeanne Monchovet, Founder, Olystix
Ambassador's BriefMonday 17 December 2012, 18.00 - 19.30Hosted at The Residence of the French Ambassador
Les Arts Florissants (conducted by William Christie)Thursday 13 December 2012, from 19.00At the Barbican CentreSponsored by Alstom, Principal Sponsor of the Arts Florissants For Patron Members
Christmas PartyTuesday 11 December 2012, 20.30 - 00.00Hosted at the French InstituteSponsored by RenaultIn partnership with Alain Ducasse, La Cave à Fromage, Ladurée,Options, Pom Pom Factory and The French Institute.
Annual Financial LunchMonday 3 December 2012, 12.00 - 14.30Guest Speaker: Benoît Coeuré, Executive Board, Member of the ECBTheme :The euro-area crisis: where do we stand?Hosted at The Dorchester Sponsored by Société Générale Corporate and Investment BankingIn Partnership with Château MONCONSEIL GAZIN
Annual Gala DinnerTuesday 23 October 2012, 19.00 - 23.30Gold Sponsor : Ernst & Young, International SOSSilver Sponsor: Accor, EasyJet, EDF energy and HSBCPartners: Perrier-Jouët, Les Vins du Médoc, Les Vins de GravesGuest Speaker: Sir Martin Sorrell, Chief Executive Officer, WPP GroupHosted at the Landmark London Hotel
VIP mornings for Patron membersFriday 19 October 2012, 8.30 - 10.30At the Royal AcademyBronze exhibition featuring some of the world's finest bronzes from antiquity to the present.
Indulgence at Robuchon Monday 15 October 2012, 19.00 - 21.00Organised exclusively for Personal AssistantsAt L'Atelier Joël Robuchon
Luxury Cocktail EveningWednesday 10 October 2012, 19.00 - 21.00Hosted by Walpole and the Luxury Club, In association with the Financial Times With the generous support of: Pernod Ricard and the May Fair HotelBy invitation only
HR & CSR Joint ForumTuesday 9 October 2012, 08.30 - 10.00Chaired by Rose Gledhill, HR Director, Northern Europe International SOS and David Glass, Senior Partner, Pritchard EnglefieldTheme :'Staff engagement through the prism of sport'With guest speaker Tim Lawler, Chief Executive, SportsAid
Climate Change ForumTuesday 25 September 2012, 10.00 - 12.00Chaired by Richard Brown, Chairman Eurostar International LtdTheme: "Smart metering, smart grid"At the French Chamber of Commerce
International Wine TastingWednesday 12 September 2012, 18.30 - 20.30In partnership with EnologiaCo-organised by the Austrian, Argentinian, French, Georgian, Italian and Swiss Chambers of Commerce in Great-BritainAt Chinawhite
Summer Champagne ReceptionWednesday 11 July 2012, 18.30 - 20.30In partnership with Champagne VIRGINIE T.Kindly hosted at the St Ermin's Hotel
Finance ForumMonday 9 July 2012, 08.30 - 10.30Chaired by Patrick Gougeon, UK Director ESCP Europe and John Peachey, Managing Director and Global Head of Financing Solution Group HSBCTheme: "Mid-Caps and Corporate Financing"At the French Chamber of CommerceBy application only
Summer Patron Event at Waddesdon ManorFriday 6 July 2012, 15.00 - 22.30Visit of Chardin and Edmund de Waal exhibitions followed by a Dinner hosted by Lord Rothschild Transport to and from Waddesdon Manor kindly offered by RenaultPatron Members only
CEO BreakfastThursday 5 July 2012, 08.00 - 10.00In partnership with Ladurée UK LtdGuest Speaker: Carolyn McCall OBE, Chief Executive of easyJetAt theAndaz Hotel
Climate Change ForumTuesday 26 June 2012, 10.00 - 12.00Chaired by Richard Brown, Chairman Eurostar International LtdAt the French Chamber of CommerceBy application only
HSBC Economic Seminar: "Which perspectives for Europe? Economic and Forex considerations"Wednesday 20 June 2012, 18.00 - 21.00Sponsored by HSBCSpeakers: The Rt. Hon. Lord (Robin) Janvrin GCB, GCVO, deputy chairman of HSBC Private Bank (UK) Ltd, Janet Henry, HSBC Chief European EconomistDavid Bloom, Global Head of Foreign Exchange Strategy for HSBCAt HSBC St James's Street Offices
HR ForumTuesday 19 June 2012, 08.30 - 10.00Chaired by Rose Gledhill, HR Director - Northern Europe International SOS. Theme: "An open Conversation on Fairness" At the French Chamber of Commerce. Open to HR Directors and Managers, Members of the Chambers only
Cross Cultural Relations Forum 2nd Evening DebateTuesday 12 June 2012, 18.00 - 20.30Chaired by Peter Alfandary, Deputy President of the French Chamber of CommerceWith Guest Speakers: Lady Sylvia Jay CBE, Chairman of L'Oréal UK Ltd, and Vincent de Rivaz CBE, Chief Executive of EDF Energy.At the Résidence de FrancePlaces limited
Design & Champagne EveningWednesday 30 May 2012, 18.30 - 20.30Indulge in champagne and canapés, whilst you browse the latest indoor/outdoor collection along with other new designs and the existing range.Guests will receive a fantastic 25% discount on all purchases of Ligne Roset furniture and accessories.At Ligne Roset Westend showroom
CCFGB Annual General MeetingThursday 24 May 2012, 18.30 - 21.00It is a great pleasure that we inform you that H.E. Mr Bernard Emié, French Ambassador to the United Kingdom, will be present and will say a few words.At the Reed Smith officesAll members are welcome - Free of charge
NEW! Learn & Network eventThe French Chamber is launching a new type of event which will allow you to “Learn” on a specific topic and “network” with like-minded professionals.Tuesday 15 May 2012, 18.00 - 21.00Theme: "Retirement savings and transfers of UK pension funds to France"Sponsored by Fern Hill SARL - The PartnershipAt the Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, London
Climate Change ForumTuesday 15 May 2012, 10.00 - 12.00Chaired by Richard Brown, Chairman Eurostar International LtdAt the French Chamber of CommerceBy application only
SME and Entrepreneurs ClubWednesday 9 May 2012, 08.30 - 10.00Guest Speakers: Janet Coyle, Associate Director 2012 Games, London & Partners, Sébastien Delecour, Managing Director, Doublet and Brett Taylor, Chief Executive, London Business NetworkTheme: "Beyond the Games, the case for a great business legacy"Co-chaired by Nathalie Zimmermann - Nénon, Director and Founder of NZ Consulting and Frédéric Larquetoux, Senior Manager, Financial Accounting Advisory Services, Ernst&Young.At the French Chamber of Commerce.Open to all SMEs and Entrepreneurs, members of the Chamber
150th Anniversary of LaduréeTuesday 8 May 2012, 18.30 - 21.30At Ladurée Covent GardenCelebrate the 150th Anniversary of famed Parisian Fabricant de DouceursMore details will follow soonPatron Members only
Finance ForumThursday 3 May 2012, 08.30 - 10.30Chaired by Patrick Gougeon, UK Director ESCP Europe and John Peachey, Managing Director and Global Head of Financing Solution Group HSBCTheme: “The unintended consequences of the regulations”At the French Chamber of CommerceBy application only
CSR ForumThursday 26 April 2012, 08.30 - 10.00Chaired by Christophe Gasc, BPM Alliance Manager, North East Europe, IBM UK and Deputy Chaired by David Glass, Senior Partner, Pritchard EnglefieldGuest speakers: Philippa Foster Back, OBE, Director of the Institute of Business Ethics (IBE) and Jean-Michel Grand Executive Director, ACTION AGAINST HUNGER (ACF-UK) At the French Chamber of Commerce More details will follow soon
HR ForumTuesday 24 April 2012, 08.30 - 10.00Chaired by Rose Gledhill, HR Director of International SOS. Theme: "War for talent" With Guest speaker: Laurent Grossi, UK Head of HR, Exane BNP Paribas At the French Chamber of Commerce. Open to HR Directors and Managers, Members of the Chambers only
Member to Member Cocktail Evening & ExhibitionWednesday 4 April 2012, 18.00 - 21.00The largest cocktail of the year attracting over 250 participants and 20 exhibitors every year.Hosted at the Royal Garden Hotel
Seminar: " London Property - The New Gold Rush?"Thursday 29 March 2012, 8.00 - 10.00 Sponsored by Gregory Rowcliffe Milners and Knight FrankThis seminar will provide an overview of the London residential property market as a field of investment, aim to predict future trends for 2012 , summarise the legal process in purchasing a property and the resulting tax consequences.At Knight Frank's Offices
One day training: Be better at selling yourself and your companyWednesday 21 March 2012, 09.00 - 17.00Co-organised with The Kingstree GroupAt the offices of The Kingstree GroupMore details will follow soon
Special Trade Delegation to LeedsThursday 8 March 2012, 07.30 - 21.30Led by H. E Mr Bernard Emié, French Ambassador to the UK.This delegation is a unique opportunity to meet key local figures and businesses.By invitation only
Patron Event - Exclusive Preview Screening of "Bel Ami"Thursday 1 March 2012, 19.00 - 22.30Sponsored by CinémoiThe screening will be introduced by Jonathan Ross. The evening will also feature a G.H. Mumm Champagne reception and canapés.Hosted at the Charlotte Street HotelPatron Members only
Luxury Club BreakfastWednesday 29 February 2012, 08.30 - 10.00Chaired by Thierry Outin, Managing Director of Hermès GBGuest Speakers: John Ayton, Founder of Links of LondonChairman, Annoushka and Bremont Watch CompanyDirector of Walpole, Founder and Chairman of Walpole Brands of Tomorrow and Stephen Etheridge, Group Chief Executive at Church & CoGuest of Honour: Lucia Van Der Post, Associate Editor of Financial Times How To Spend It MagazineTheme: "QUINTESSENTIALLY BRITISH: Luxury from a local perspective"At the Connaught HotelBy invitation only
CEO BreakfastWednesday 1 February 2012, 08.00 - 10.00Guest Speaker: Jean-Dominique Mallet, CEO of Veolia Environmental Services UKTheme: "We are rubbish! Rubbish is what we do – it’s our business and our passion.This “rubbish business” is worth around £13 billion a year here in the UK and it’s one that simply no one can escape from. Our view is that rubbish is not rubbish in fact it’s a valuable precious resource”.At theAndaz Hotel
Patron Event - The reveal of the DS5Thursday 26 January 2012, 18.30 - 21.30Sponsored by CitroënMichelin award winning Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli designed a menu of contemporary and mouth-watering canapés to appeal to the audience. The tone of the evening was set with some excellent Jazz music played by a live band.Hosted at the Hospital ClubPatron members only
Patron Members Dinner at "The Balcon"Saturday 10 December 2011, from 18.30Sponsored by the Sofitel London St JamesPatron Members only
Christmas Cocktail EventTuesday 6 December 2011, 18.30 - 21.00Sponsored by easyJetGuest Speaker: Olivier Girault, Captain of the French Handball team Hosted at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel London
McGuireWoods SeminarWednesday 23 November 2011, 18.00 - 21.00Sponsored by McGuireWoodsGuest Speakers: Martin Borrett, Director of the IBM Institute of Advanced Security in Europe, Iain Bourne, Group Manager, Bénedicte Raevens, Partner, Phillip R. Rees, Partner, Paul Van den Bulck, Partner and Andrea Ward, Senior Associate.Theme: "Privacy: it's nothing personalA data protection update on surveillance, monitoring, e-discovery and security issues."Hosted at McGuireWoods' London Offices
Luxury ClubTuesday 22 November 2011, 8.30 - 10.00Chaired by Thierry Outin, Managing Director of Hermès GBGuest Speakers: Dame Judith Mayhew Jonas, DBE London & Partners Board Chairman and New Est End Company Chairman, and Heather Hancock, Lead Partner for London 2012, Deloitte MCS Ltd.Theme: "The Olympic Games and Luxury Retail: what is the winning At The Quince Salon of The May Fair Hotel LondonBy invitation only
Annual Financial LunchFriday 18 November 2011, 12.00 - 14.30Sponsored by Société Générale Corporate & Investment BankingGuest Speaker: Angela Knight, Chief Executive of British Bankers' AssociationTheme: "Threats to London competitiveness as a financial center."Hosted at the Corinthia Hotel London
International Wine Tasting - 3rd EditionThursday 17 November 2011, 18.30 - 20.30Co-organised by the Argentine, Austrian, French, Italian, Mexican, Spanish Chambers of Commerce in UKHosted at the Melia White House
Franco British Business Awards DinnerTuesday 15 November 2011, 19.00 - 22.00Sponsored by Barclays, Chez Gérard, and MazarsPartner: Invest in France AgencyGuest Speakers: Nicola Barré, Deputy Managing Editor, Les Echos, and Hugh Carnegy, European Managing Editor, Financial TimesIn partnership with the Franco-British Chamber of Commerce & Industry in France.Hosted by the Cercle de L'Union Interalliée, 33 Faubourg Saint-Honoré, 75008 Paris
Ambassador's BriefThursday 10 November 2011, 18.00 - 19.30Themes: "Outcome of the G20 Cannes summit; agenda of the forthcoming anglo-french summit."At the Residence of His Excellency the French Ambassador to the UK.Patron & Corporate Members only
Annual Gala DinnerTuesday 8 November 2011, 19.00 - 23.30Platinum sponsors: Deloitte, EDF, HSBC Silver sponsor: AccorGuest Speaker: Paul Deighton, Chief Executive Officer of LOCOGHosted at the Landmark London Hotel
CEO BreakfastWednesday 2 November 2011, 08.00 - 10.00Sponsored by Relais & ChâteauxGuest Speaker: Arnaud Bamberger, Executive Chairman of Cartier UKTheme: "Luxury: Client needs and brand communication in a changing world."Hosted at the Connaught Hotel
Nordic ExperienceWednesday 26 October 2011, 18.30 - 20.30A gastronomic experience prepared by Chef Christoffer Hruskova with a variety of natural wines. Kindly hosted by North Road, recently awarded its first Michelin Star
Dîner de la Rentrée Wednesday 5 October 2011, 19.30 - 23.00Sponsored by EurostarGuest Speaker: Nicolas Petrovic, Chief Executive Officer of EurostarHosted at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel
CEO BreakfastThursday 22 September 2011, 08.00 - 10.00Sponsored by Bridor UK - FB SolutionGuest Speaker: Jean-Jacques Gautrot, Chairman & CEO of Areva UKTheme: "The nuclear industry post-Fukushima."Hosted at the Andaz Hotel
Luxury Club Event - Dîner des Chefs, 3rd EditionMonday 19 September 2011, 19.00 - 22.30Hosted by Pierre Gagnaire, a Triple Michelin starred Masterchef, at Sketch.By invitation only
Business Club Cocktail EventWednesday 14 September 2011, 18.30 - 20.30Sponsored by Société Générale HambrosGuest Speakers: Renaud Billard, Head of French Team, and Geraldine Appert, International Wealth PlannerTheme: "International wealth planning and wealth management for UK residents non domiciled"Hosted at the Sofitel London St James
Emirates Cup Tournament 2011Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 July 2011, 14.00 - 18.00Kindly hosted by Arsenal Football ClubPatron Members only
Summer Champagne ReceptionTuesday 12 July 2011, 18.00 - 20.00Main Speaker: Douglas McHugh, General Manager of the St Ermin's HotelHosted at the St Ermin's HotelIn partnership with FrenchBubbles
Patron Event - Cendrillon PremiereTuesday 5 July 2011, 18.00 - 23.00 Main Sponsor Pernod Ricard UKSupporting Sponsor BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions At the Royal Opera HousePatron Members only
Meet the French Olympic Committee (CNOSF), Learn more about the Club France, Get set for the Olympics!Tuesday 21 June 2011, 19.00 - 21.00Sponsored by the Comité National Olympique et Sportif FrançaisGuest Speaker: Denis Masseglia, President of the CNOSFAt Tower Bridge WalkaysPatron & Corporate members only
One day training - Become an expert in spoken communicationTuesday 14 June 2011, 09.00 - 17.00Co-organised with The Kingstree GroupAt the Kingstree Group, 68 Chandos Place, WC2N 4HG London
International Wine Tasting - 2nd EditionTuesday 7 June 2011, 18.00 - 20.00Hosted at Gaucho PiccadillyCo-organised by the Argentine, Austrian, French, Italian, Spanish Chambers of Commerce in UK
New: Corporate Members Cocktail EventTuesday 31 May 2011, 18.00 - 20.00At the Corinthia Hotel LondonFor our Corporate and Patron Members
Patron Event: Private View of the Watteau ExhibitionWednesday 25 May 2011, 18.45 - 21.00Sponsored by CB Richard EllisAt the Royal Academy of Arts Patron Members only
The impact of Basel II and III regulations on Corporate / Bank relationshipsTuesday 17 May 2011, 18.00 - 20.30Sponsored and hosted by HSBCFocus on the Financial reform, explanation and interactive debate between speakers with moderator.
Annual General MeetingThursday 12 May 2011, 18.30 - 20.00At Reed Smith offices
Networking Champagne ReceptionWednesday 13 April 2011, 18.00 - 20.00Kindly hosted by the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel
Member to Member Cocktail: Cocktail Event & Exhibition Thursday 24 March 2011, 18.00 - 20.30Hosted at the Royal Garden Hotel
Luxury Club Event - Dîner des Chefs, 2nd Edition7th and 28th March 2011, 18.00 - 22.30Guest Speaker: Raymond Blanc, Chef Patron and Chairman at the Manoir aux Quat'SaisonsHosted at Raymond Blanc's Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons
Patron Gastronomic DinnerTuesday 1 March 2011, 19.00 - 22.30Hosted at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel
CEO BreakfastThursday 17 February 2011, 8:15 - 10:00Guest speaker: Stephen Burgin, UK Country President of Alstom Hosted at the Andaz Hotel
Business Club Cocktail EventTuesday 8 February 2011, 18.00 - 20.00Sponsored by Lombard International Assurance S.A.Guest speaker: John Stone, Chairman, Lombard International Assurance S.A., Chris Edward, Senior Wealth Planner and Sophie Lhermerout, Sales & Marketing Consultant FranceTheme: "Wealth Planning for French Nationals Living in the UK"Hosted at the Four Seasons Hotel
Retail Industry EventThursday 27 January 2011,18.00 - 20.00Sponsored by ChanelGuest speaker: Michael Ward, Managing Director of HarrodsHosted at the Connaught Hotel
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