Chester Forum X

Chester Forum X

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Entrepreneurs, Business Leaders and Academics gathered at the University of Chester's Churchill House yesterday for the tenth Chester Forum. The 10th Chester Forum and Marco Polo Initiative focused on the economy and entrepreneurship in the UK, the changing political scene and Global Trade. Participants reflected on developments in the City of Chester and across the wider region being turned from political concept into economic reality and what it means for Cheshire, Warrington and the wider region over the next decade. Meeting against a backdrop of a changing international trade landscape, the Forum reflected on the less than harmonious trade relations between China and the US, Brexit, Iran’s and Saudi Arabia’s position in the world and growing moves towards protectionism. Issues and trends from Europe and the US were considered with…
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Chester Forum IX

Chester Forum IX

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Chester Forum IX - Edited Proceedings  The Marco Polo Initiative: Reflections on Internationalisation, Sustainability and Key Challenges Facing SMEs: Now and post Brexit [pdfviewer]http://businessresearchinstitute.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Chester-Forum-IX-Proceeding_WEB.pdf[/pdfviewer] Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on whatsapp WhatsApp Share on email Email Share on print Print
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Chester Forum VIII

Chester Forum VIII

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Chester Forum VIII - Edited Proceedings UK and China Business: The Marco Polo Initiative and Belt Road Initiative (BRI) [pdfviewer]http://businessresearchinstitute.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Edited-Chester-Forum-VIII-2.pdf[/pdfviewer] Share on facebook Facebook Share on google Google+ Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on email Email Share on print Print
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Chester Forum VIII

Chester Forum VIII

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The eighth Chester Forum entitled "UK and China Business: The Marco Polo Initiative and Belt Road Initiative (BRI)" was held at Churchill House on the University of Chester's Queen's Park Campus on Monday 10th July 2017.The proceedings were opened by Dr Fran Hulbert, Chairman of Chester Forum and University Business Advisory Council and Professor Phil Harris, Executive Director of the University of Chester's Business Research Institute.The Vice Chancellor of the University of Chester, Professor Tim Wheeler welcomed the delegates and guests in an opening speech which set the scene for the day ahead. Simultaneous translations were given throughout the day.  Delegates from China and UK received presentations and took part in discussions within four main topics: Review of the Economy, Politics, International Economy and Partnerships with China Reflections on Developing…
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International University-led ‘think-tank’ reflects on the Northern Powerhouse

International University-led ‘think-tank’ reflects on the Northern Powerhouse

Chester Forum, News
[caption id="attachment_242" align="alignnone" width="575"] Chester Forum VII at MBNA[/caption] Strengthening Innovation in Business and Science, building the local knowledge base and enhancing skills development among 18 to 25-year-olds are vital to the long-term future and sustainability of the region and were the critical key factors that emerged from this year’s Chester Forum. The Forum, organised by the University of Chester, is in its seventh year and is a gathering of key decision makers, international and regional stakeholders and academics, who look at key aspects of the regional economy and society. The invitation-only annual event entitled; The Northern Powerhouse and Developing World-Class Competitiveness, hosted high-profile academics and senior management figures and representatives from public and private sector organisations in the UK and from across the world, including China, Germany, the Netherlands,…
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Business experts discuss ‘The Northern Powerhouse and Developing World Class Competitiveness.’

Business experts discuss ‘The Northern Powerhouse and Developing World Class Competitiveness.’

Chester Forum, News
Business leaders and politicians from across the North West will join academics to reflect on the Northern Powerhouse being turned from political concept into economic reality and what it means for Cheshire, Warrington and the wider region over the next decade.Held on Wednesday, May 11 at MBNA, the Chester Forum VII is an annual symposium developed by Professor Phil Harris, Executive Director of the University’s Business Research Institute and Westminster Chair of Marketing and Public Affairs at the University. It is organised by the International Centre for Corporate and Public Affairs Research within the University’s Business School and Faculty of Science and Engineering. The Forum aims to stimulate thinking and debate about key issues and relevant themes to the regional, national and international business environment.Panellists and delegates will consider issues…
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