We understand the instruction to reduce face-to-face contact in order to reduce the spread of infection – we also recognise that businesses need the ability to continue in some form.
During the pandemic we are vowing to be a source of pragmatic, practical and valuable guidance so our business community is able to fight the fight.
Join our series of interactive webinars to support your business and employees as we navigate the coronavirus crisis. We will be joined by an expert from within our membership to provide key insights into topical subjects and ensure your business questions are addressed.
As a community, we must stick together to protect ourselves, our businesses and our workforce.
Join Hannah Essex, British Chambers of Commerce Co-Executive Director in conversation with Frances O’Grady, General Secretary of the British Trade Unions Congress for our Global Insights Leaders Programme virtual event.
Hannah and Frances will discuss the likely long-term changes in the economy, future demands of the employment environment and the balance between the right education, expectations of Industry 4.0 following the global pandemic crisis
The webinar will provide some concise advice on how to go about creating effective Business Continuity Plans to protect your organisation against future adverse events. It will also briefly discuss a range of potential future risks that many will have to face as we move through and eventually out of, the coronavirus pandemic, and touch on one or two consequential opportunities that might be overlooked.
Our speaker will be Martin Coppard, Director at Sutton Winson Consultancy Services Ltd.
Join us for our latest virtual Manufacturing and Engineering Forum webinar, which will give updates on financial issues and concerns facing this sector.
Our speakers will be:
Daren Booth – Manufacturing Growth Programme
Darren Hurdle – Kreston Reeves
Gareth Sear – Business Hot House
David Shore - Chairman, Manufacturing and Engineering Steering Group will give an update
The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are awarded to businesses for outstanding achievement.
Hosted by Ana Christie, CEO of Sussex Chamber, join our online launch webinar to learn more about how winning one of the UK’s most prestigious awards can benefit your company in recognition of:
Deputy Lord Lieutenant of West Sussex, Peter Webb, MBE, will launch the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise virtually on Monday 27th July.
You will hear from a representative from the Queens Award Office in the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy as well a former Sussex winner.
By attending this online launch event you will learn about the benefits of taking part in the Awards. With entries judged solely on merit, there is a very wide variety of enterprises which can enter and win, with companies varying in size from large international companies to small businesses with just a couple of employees.
Join us for our latest virtual Construction Forum, which will cover the financial standing and stability facing the Construction sector.
Our speakers will be
Craig Silver - Close Brothers
Nicola Tilbury - Potter Rapper
Speaker - TBC
Discover the 5 golden rules to using social media for business and see your engagement grow. Social Media expert, Kelly O'Haire Director at Seaside Creative, will share her top 5 tips on exactly what to do when running a business social media.
This webinar includes:
Why LinkedIn is important
Why you should have a company page
The difference between a company page and a personal profile
What voice needs to be used
Types of posts
Actions to take following the session
Our Speaker will be Dr Angus Cameron, Academic Operations Director – Roffey Park Institute Ltd
Angus manages all aspects of Roffey Park’s teaching, learning, and research activities. His primary role is to enhance Roffey Park’s reputation for creating innovative, engaging, and challenging programmes relevant to a rapidly changing organisational environment.
To help ensure you are getting the most from your membership, we are pleased to announce we are holding a Maximise Your Membership event.
We will be joined by representatives from our Affinity Services:
Steve Charles - Quest
Lynn Pearce - Westfield Health
John Sawyer - Moneycorp
Clive Willcocks - The AA
Simon Wilson - AXA
Our guest speaker will be Dean Orgill - Partner - Mayo Wynne Baxter
Contracts are everywhere, hopefully never to be noticed or looked at.
But when there is a need to refer to them you will want them to work for you not against you. We will look at common issues and how they might be avoided.
Please note this event is now being held as a webinar.
Nick James – Partnerships Director – The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB)
Paul Scrivens – Commercial Director – The LoveLocaljobs Foundation C.I.C
Please note this event will now be a webinar.
Join us to hear from Mike Foster – Managing Director – SPB Business Support
The financial decisions made by SME's will have both short term and possibly long-term implications on the business, and are very important to get correct.
Most SME's have a clear insight and identified goals for their business. However, for many the financial journey is not something they have experienced before and this presentation sheds light on specific issues they need to consider and in some cases avoid.
Also speaking will be Amber Lilly - Corporate Fundraiser - Chestnut Tree House
Amber will be speaking about Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy and why businesses should get involved in the charity sector
We are delighted to announce we will holding our June Construction Forum at The American Express Community Stadium, Brighton.
Our first guest speaker confirmed is - Duncan Baker-Brown - Senior Lecturer at The School of Architecture & Design University of Brighton & Director of BBM Sustainable Design
More information will follow shortly.
Make new contacts quickly, expand your business, have fun! Always a hit and back by popular demand.
We are pleased to invite you to this cross- County Chamber event for 2020 which offers networking with a difference. Sussex, Hampshire and Surrey Chambers of Commerce will bring together companies from all sectors to enable them to explore new business opportunities and provide many new contacts