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64 WHATS ON Events 7 June 2006 The Prince’s Seeing is Believing Visit, Kings Cross The Prince’s seeing is Believing Programme is Business in the Community flagship programme for engaging senior business leaders with key social responsibility issues. The visit will examine various issues surrounding diversity and will be led by the Environment Agency. www.bitc.org.uk 16 June 2006 A Business Case for Diversity - Birmingham This session covers equality legislation, and shows how to ensure that equal opportunities are embedded within all aspects of an organization. For more information please visit www.businesslink.gov.uk 11 June 2006 Equality Review Forum in Leicestershire Equality Review Forum will look at best practice on legal and cultural competencies and give participants the opportunity to ask questions and debate issues. Please Visit www.bitc.org. for more information. 22 June 2006 North West Awards for Excellence Celebration Event 2006 This networking event recognizes companies for integrating responsible business practice into their mainstream operations. www.businesslink.gov.uk 12 July 2006 Equality Review Forum in Derbyshire Sponsored by the Department for Trade and Industry Equality Review Forum that will look at best practice on legal and cultural competencies and give participants the opportunity to ask questions and debate issues. Visit www.bitc.org.uk 13 June 2006 LSC Business Breakfast To take place at the Radisson Edwardian Hotel in central London. An expert panel has been put together to tell you why ‘Media Matters.’ For more information on this event please visit www.efbwbo.net 12 July 2006 Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner Business in the Community’s Annual Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner will celebrate the most inspiring examples of the ways in which business has a positive impact on society. Visit www.bitc.org.uk 14 June 2006 Mayor’s Annual Asian Business Conference & Reception - London This is the Mayor’s annual event to thank London’s Asian business community for its continued contribution to London’s economic success. This City Hall event provides an intimate networking opportunity as well as the chance to enjoy some of the best entertainment and cuisine from Asia. For more information visit www.london.gov.uk 2 August 2006 Lets do Business - Leeds This event will allow delegates to network in a relaxed and informal environment. For more information on this event please visit www.businesslink.gov.uk 14 June 2006 Women in Rural Enterprise (WIRE) Networking Meeting- Sleaford Monthly networking event (2nd Wednesday of each month) for Women in business or with a business idea. www.businesslink.gov.uk 31 October 2006 Race for Opportunity Annual Dinner 2006 This prestigious dinner will provide an opportunity for over 500 Business Leaders to come together to discuss progress on the race aspect of Diversity. Please visit www.bitc.org.uk Do You Need Cash For a Business idea 15 and 16 June The Art of Global Networking th th Two day international congress which is organised by The Dutch business association Zwarte Zaken Vrouwen Nederland. For more information visit www.zzvn.nl BBC’s Dragons Den gives entrepreneurs the chance to pitch their proposals to a panel. If you are an entrepreneur, with a fantastic business idea or product that is investment ready then they want to hear from you! For an application form, email: dragonsden@bbc.co.uk or visit www.bbc.co.k/dragonsden If you would like to include your forthcoming event on our pages please contact sam@engagemagazine.co.uk engage SPRING ISSUE 2006