Apr
23
6:00 PM18:00

FBC Annual General Meeting

We welcome all corporate and private members to participate in our Annual General Meeting. We also warmly welcome new board members to join our team, please contact admin@fbcuae.fi for more information and to register.

Program

6pm Registration and refreshments

6.15pm Presentation and tour of My Office facilities

6.30pm - 8.30pm Annual General Meeting

Free parking available. Google Maps

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Apr
11
to Apr 13

FBC Lions in Men's International Ice hockey Tournament in Dubai

Come and support FBC Lions team in the Amateur series during the following timings:

Thursday 11.4. 10:00am 

Friday 12.4. at 8:00am and 12:00pm

Saturday 13.4. at 11:00am/12:00pm, finals at 7:00pm.

Series A team from Finland are playing during the following timings:

Thursday 11.4. at 9:00am and 12:00pm

Friday 12.4. at 3pm, Semifinals at 8:00pm/9:00pm

Finals Saturday 13.4. ay 6:00pm

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Mar
28
11:00 AM11:00

Nordic Open Golf Day

The Nordic Open Golf, which last year welcomed 50 players to the shotgun start, will return to the beautiful Els Club in Dubai. The game is followed by the Awards Dinner, where we guarantee fabulous prizes, good food, great company and exciting networking opportunities! 

Come for the game and stay for dinner, or join us for the awards dinner only. And please, bring colleagues and friends to share this festive day and evening. There will be a raffle with the chance to win a return ticket to Scandinavia with Emirates. Read More

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Mar
21
8:00 AM08:00

Business Breakfast - Digitalization

Agenda 
8 am to 9 am

Dado Van Peteghem, co-CEO of Duval Union Consulting will inspire, educate and activate the audience on digital transformation.

9 am to 9:30 am
Dina Sidani, Head of the Greenhouse will introduce the Greenhouse and share her experience with Corporate Venturing.

 9:30 am to 10 am
Questions and answers.

Moderation:
The moderator of the presentation will be Henrik Baerentsen, Director of Corporate Venturing at Duval Union Consulting

Location: the The Greenhouse in D3.

50 AED for members 100 AED for non members (includes breakfast). Payment by cash only.

Register to admin@fbcuae.fi by 17 March

Free parking available. Google Maps

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Mar
17
3:30 PM15:30

Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 will take place from 14 – 21 March and will be the largest sports and humanitarian event in the world.

It will be the most unified World Games in the 50-year history of Special Olympics! People with intellectual disabilities will be involved in all facets of the Games, which will see the UAE hosting more than 7,500 athletes and 3,000 coaches from more than 190 nations.

Find out more: abudhabi2019.org or follow us on Instagram Facebook or Twitter

FBC are proud sponsors of the Finnish Athletes and will be organising a family day around this big event on March the 18th. Stay tuned for more information soon!

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Feb
25
6:00 PM18:00

Nordic Sundowner

The theme for this Nordic Sundowner will be education with Olli-Pekka Heinonen, Director General in the Finnish National Agency of Education as speaker.

Location: Radisson Blue, Waterfront Dubai

Free to all Nordic members, 50 AED for others. Register to admin@fbcuae.fi by 21st of February. Sponsored by Education House Finland.

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Jan
13
8:00 AM08:00

Business Breakfast

The first Business Breakfast of the season is one not to miss!  Listen to cutting edge analysis of the regions geopolitics by Robin Mills, CEO at Qamar Energy.  Mr. Mills has broad and deep commercial, economic and technical experience in the upstream oil & gas business. He is also an expert in petroleum fiscal systems, risk analysis. He is author of The Myth of the Oil Crisis and Capturing Carbon and energy columnist at The National.

Date and time: 13 January 8am-10am

Location: Media One Hotel 7th floor, Dubai Media City

Price: Members 50 AED non members 100 AED

Register to admin@fbcuae.fi by 10th of January

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Dec
7
6:00 PM18:00

FBC Christmas Party

The FBC Christmas Party will be held following the Golf Tournament in December. Finnish inspired food, live music and lot's of fun guaranteed!

Prices:

FBC Members 200 AED

Non Members 250 AED

Beverage packages can be bought from the Els Club, prices starting 135AED.

Registrations to admin@fbcuae.fi before November 30.

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Dec
7
12:00 PM12:00

FBC Golf Tournament

The annual FBC Golf Tournament  which is open to all Nordic golfers, will be held at the Els Club in December, tee off at noon. Will you be our 2018 Golf Champion?

Prices:

FBC Members 450 AED

Non Members 545 AED

Registrations to admin@fbcuae.fi before November 30. Limited spots available!

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Oct
31
8:30 AM08:30

Business Breakfast -New Foundations Regime & other legacy planning tools available in the UAE

Over the past twelve months, both Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) and the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) launched Foundation Regimes.

Foundations regime provides a strategic platform for financial planning and structuring, serving as an alternative to trusts and corporate vehicles.

The introduction of foundations is a real game changer for whoever holds directly shares or real estate in the UAE. 

Accordingly, don’t miss the opportunity to attend this free event and register today. Yann Mrazek, Managing Partner at M/HQ will hold a comprehensive 45-minute session and answer all your questions.

Venue: the Capital Club DIFC.

Please send your registerations to admin@fbcuae.fi

By attending the workshop participants will learn:

  • What is a foundation, what are its key features and operating mechanisms

  • What are the differences and similarities between both UAE regimes?

  • How Entrepreneurs and Investors can use foundations in practice to benefit their business

Please note we do have limited space available and that this is a free MEMBERS ONLY event. A light breakfast and beverages will be served.

Organised together with the Swiss Business Council.

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Oct
29
6:30 PM18:30

Nordic Sundowner

06.30 pm: Networking
07.00 pm: Talk by Adventurer & Mountaineer, Mogens Jensen
07.45 pm: Drinks & Mingling with the Nordic business community
10.00 pm: End of event

Hosted by the Norwegian Business Council. For questions and to register please contact info@nbcuae.org. Venue: Westin Mina Seyahi

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Oct
25
8:00 AM08:00

Seminar “Implications of Saudi Aramco’s In-Kingdom Total Value Add Program (IKTVA)"

SCHLÜTER GRAF Legal Consultants and the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK) together with the Austrian Business Council and the British Business Group cordially invite you to the upcoming seminar on “Implications of Saudi Aramco’s In-Kingdom Total Value Add Programe”

Venue: Raffles Hotel Dubai

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Oct
22
2:30 PM14:30

Networking event at the Abu Dhabi University Dubai Campus

Abu Dhabi University invites you to a networking event at its’ Dubai Campus at Knowledge Village, Jumeirah.

Agenda:
Opening Words
Dr. Ibrahim Sidawi, Director of ADU’s Dubai Campus.
 
Innovation at the Abu Dhabi University
Dr. Petra Turkama, Director of Innovation, ADU
 
Dr. Fadi Alsakka, Assistan Professor of Management, ADU
Entrepreneurial opportunities for foreign start ups in Dubai
 

Refreshments and networking
 
The event will be attended by a group of CIS entrepreneurs from the Moscow School of Management Skolkovo Globalisation Initiative, who seek to establish connections with UAE based entrepreneurs and growth companies.

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Oct
8
8:00 AM08:00

Financial Network Business Breakfast

Welcome to a Financial Network Business Breakfast with great company and information about financial solutions for your business. Meet AARO Systems and learn more about how to control your business with efficient and user friendly accounting solutions, as well as to ensure IFRS 16 compliance starting from 01st Jan 2019.

7.45 AM Registration and breakfast bar opens.
8 AM Presentation
9.30 AM Open discussions and networking

Members only event (all Nordic Business Council members)

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Sep
23
9:00 AM09:00

AHK Legal Round Table - Product liability regimes in the GCC, Dubai

Alexander & Partner Rechtsanwälte and Legal Consultants and the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK) cordially invite you to the upcoming AHK Legal Network Event - a seminar on

Product liability regimes in the GCC – liability management, notification and recall

Product liability laws are the sharpest sword of customer protection regimes. They allow customers to hold any person or entity in the supply chain liable without proving negligence or intent. Furthermore, product liability laws require manufactures, distributors and seller to observe certain obligations to safeguard the public from flaws in and inherent dangers posed by their products including duties to notify and recall. Non-compliance may result in significant penalties, including fines, revocation of licenses and business closure.

This seminar aims to provide an overview of the key features of the different product liability regimes of the GCC-Region, outline common themes and highlight differences between the domestic product liability laws of the region and offer some guidance for how to address possible liability incidences.“

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Sep
18
6:00 PM18:00

Joint Blockchains & ICOs Seminar

Joint Seminar
"How Blockchain May Enhance your Business"


Date: Tuesday, 18th September 2018
Time: 6:00PM – 8:30PM
Venue: Novotel Al Bustan, Abu Dhabi

Speakers
Mr. Gustavo Montero and Mr. Alex Rigaud, AGAR Development
Mr. Pierre-Yves Lucas, Bonnard Lawson International Law Firm

The speakers will be presenting Blockchains and ICOs, which are now in the public conscience and subject to daily mainstream media. Tokens sold via ICOs have raised funds for the development of their founding companies of more than US$20 billion. By the end of 2017, not less than 30 ICOs have taken place every day.

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Sep
16
8:30 AM08:30

Business Breakfast by AHK

The German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK) cordially invites you to

AHK Business Breakfast

Date: Sunday, 16th September 2018
Time: 8:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Venue: Raffles Dubai
Sheikh Rashid Road, Wafi, Dubai

Agenda

1.      Welcome Address
         Felix Neugart, CEO, German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK)

2.     Special Guest and Key Note
        H.E. Ernst Peter Fischer, new Ambassador (designate) of the Federal Republic of Germany
        to the UAE

3.    GCC Economic Update
        Katrin Pasvantis, Director, Germany Trade & Invest GmbH (GTAI) Middle East Office

4.    Legal Corner - Risk allocation in Joint Ventures
     
  Dr. Nicolas Bremer, Partner, Alexander & Partner

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