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Past Events

Fri, 26 Jan, 2018

The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence - Dubai

SOLD OUT! The Great British Burns Night


Mon, 22 Jan, 2018

Culture Village, Al Jadaf - Dubai

Back to Business InterCouncil Networking Event - Members Only!

Join members of the BBG and 18 other Dubai-based business councils for an evening of networking.

Mon, 15 Jan, 2018

Rebat Street, Al Garhoud, Dubai

BBG Ambassador Series- HMA to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Nicholas Hopton

BBG Dubai & Northern Emirates is starting the new year with our second Ambassador Series luncheon. This gathering is hosted by our Chairman, John Martin St.Valery, and features an address by Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Nicholas Hopton,

Wed, 10 Jan, 2018

Media City

Mix & Mingle at Qwerty

Join us for the first BBG event of the year! Our ‘Mix & Mingle Networking Night’ will be held under the stars at the veranda of British gastrobar, Qwerty. With a menu of filling favourites and a soundtrack of modern classics, Qwerty at Media One is the perfect place for a relaxed evening of networking with your fellow BBG members and guests.

Tue, 12 Dec, 2017

Airport Rd, Garhoud - Dubai

MEMBERS ONLY: Behind the Scenes at Emirates Flight Catering

Did you know that 190 meals are served per minute, per day on Emirates Airline flights all over the world? Our proud Platinum Sponsor, Emirates Airline, has invited 15 BBG Members to take a once-in-a-lifetime behind the scenes tour of the Emirates Flight Catering facility to find out exactly how they make it happen.

Thu, 07 Dec, 2017

Al Seef Road

Great British Christmas Ball 2017

Held on the British Embassy grounds, this is our opportunity to come together & say ‘cheers!’ to another year of learning and success. It is also a chance for us to enjoy each other’s company over a traditional Christmas dinner, complete with Yule Log and Christmas Pudding and delight in the musical stylings of the Swing Revue & DJ Marky Mark

Tue, 05 Dec, 2017

Sheikh Zayed Road

Teamwork 2.0: Making it work in the new world

There is no denying that the unprecedented exponential pace of change affecting teamwork these days leaves teams overwhelmed and ill-equipped to cope with what has become their standard operating environment.

Tue, 05 Dec, 2017

Sheikh Zayed Road

Doing business in Bahrain

The Bahrain Economic Development board (BEDB), a dynamic public agency, chaired by His Royal Highness the Crown Prince of Bahrain, is pleased to invite BBG members and supporters to their ‘Doing business in Bahrain’ breakfast session at Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai.

Mon, 04 Dec, 2017

Roda Al Marooj, Downtown Dubai

Young Professionals Networking with German, Canadian, Dutch, Spanish and Swiss Business Councils

Calling all aspiring up-and-comers! Want to kick-start your career & be on the right foot in an extremely competitive global workplace? Take advantage of this free-to-attend event & start building your network in the business world. We also welcome anyone already working in the city & managers looking for fresh, budding professionals or interns

Tue, 28 Nov, 2017


Cutting through complexity – UK real estate update

FREE FOR BBG MEMBERS AND AT A DISCOUNTED RATE FOR NON-MEMBERS! Whether you already own property in the UK or are considering putting a foot on the UK property ladder, it is essential that you always stay up-to-date with the changes in the market: from knowing about up and coming property hotspots to the latest legal and tax regulations.