GPN at Leon de Bruxelles on the 29th May 2014
Thursday, 29 May 2014 from 18:30 to 21:30 (PDT)
Charing Cross, United Kingdom
Get connected, productive & proactive with GPN, The LGBT platform to promote your causes, companies, venues & businesses.
Join us on the 29th May for another vibrant networking evening at Leon de Bruxelles.
Wines and Nibbles will be served.
Suran Dickson, Chief Executive and Founder of Diversity will speak to us about tackling homophobia through education, she is a truly inspirational person, originally from Christchurch in New Zeeland.
Suran Dickson is the Founder and Chief Executive of Diversity Role Models, an anti-bullying charity. DRM is a ground breaking initiative that tackles homophobia and transphobia in schools using positive role models to challenge misconceptions and create empathy. Prior to initiating this organisation in 2011, she was a teacher in both New Zealand and the UK for twelve years. Suran has written two well-received guides for teachers on how to work with students with special educational needs in a mainstream setting.
Profile of people attending are: Doctors, Lawyers, Bankers, Hedge Funds Owner, Property Developers, CEO of Top FTSE Companies in the world, Diplomats, Actors, Entrepreneur, Singers, Models and others in the entertainment and communication industry, some are students too aspiring to network with people in the know and others looking at their next step in their careers. All very nice people in a relaxed atmosphere.
During the course of the evening you have the opportunity to promote your business or yourself, please indicate that you wish to do so on the registration page.
Expect a mix of great people and conversation to make meaningful social and business contacts.
Do bring your business cards for the raffle and to network. Please kindly note the timings further below.
If there is a photographer in the room, please let him/her know if you do not wish your picture to appear on the website or facebook page and tagged. It is assumed that everyone is happy to have their pictures to be used for the promotion of the network.
06:30 pm Start, drink & nibbles served by the venue - when mentioned above.
07:30 pm Presentation of the venue followed by guest speaker and anyone else who have registered to speak to present themselves or their company to the Network ( up to five people - this usually takes about 15 minutes).
08:30 - 9:30 pm networking with hosts introducing people who need to be in touch (the registration process gives us the needs of all present and we put 2 & 2 together)
09:30 pm Draw of the raffle generously donated by the venue.
When you register you are asked for your name and email address for you and your guests and a few simple questions so that we can better match your requirement of the evening and to help you further your business or career.
Please join YOUR Network here.
Full cash bar in operation once the venue has stopped serving the refreshments offered and further nibbles can be purchased from the bar.
We very much look forward to seeing you and your friends and colleagues to make meaningful business and social contacts.
With best wishes,
Jean-François for the GPN