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London, United Kingdom
Chamber Business Breakfast
at RACC Parkshot
with Sir Vince Cable, former MP and Secretary of State for Business
on Monday 16th January 2017
07:30 - 09:00
~ AGENDA ~
07:30 Guests arrive to welcome tea and coffee
08:00 Breakfast is served
08:25 Welcome from Chamber CEO and Host RACC
08:30 Guest speaker: Sir Vince Cable, former MP & Secretary of State for Business
08:45 Opportunity to meet other local businesses
09:00 Event ends*
*Please join us after breakfast for an optional Chamber Business Planning Seminar - headline sponsor Moore Blatch Solicitors.
~ GUEST SPEAKER ~
Sir Vince Cable is the former Business Secretary and MP for Twickenham, having served the constituency between 1997 and 2015.
Vince Cable served as a Labour Councillor in Glasgow between 1971 and 1974, before joining the Social Democrat Party. In 1997 Vince Cable was first elected to Parliament to represent Twickenham. He joined the Liberal Democrat Shadow Cabinet in October 1999 as Spokesman on Trade and Industry after a spell as a junior Treasury spokesman. He was the Liberal Democrat Shadow Chancellor from November 2003 until May 2010 and was Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats until May 2010.
~ HOST ~
Richmond Adult Community College is well known throughout the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames as an upstanding community institution that is committed to excellence in education and training course provision. We have been delivering our mission since 1934: ‘unlocking talent and releasing potential through learning, skills and enterprise’.
In the most recent academic year RACC received over 12,000 enrolments – a number that is trending upwards.
RACC’s provision has a heavy focus on business courses that meet the needs of a local business community that is dominated by (91% of local businesses) SMEs and recent start-ups with a high proportion in high level professional services e.g. Accountancy, Business Finance, Technology and Digital Media. RACC also provides a very wide range of vocational, language, art and craft and University bridging courses.
As a recognised community hub, RACC is proud to play host to a wide range of events: from jazz concerts and choirs to craft fairs, public lectures, and everything in between.
RACC hires out its facilities. If you are interested in meeting rooms, training areas or conference space, please contact email@example.com.
Twickenham Experience Ltd. A Chamber Headline Sponsor
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