Worldwide Events

Event Name: International Networking Week Special Event
City: BNI Headquarters,  Upland  California
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-03-2015 12:00 PM
Event Details Special Event at BNI Headquarters Join us for a very special presentation from BNI Global’s CEO,  Mr. Graham Weihmiller:  “The Power of Human Connectivity”  –Whether in business, political, or personal relationships, the difference between positive and negative outcomes hinges on the quantity and quality of human interaction.   Bring a guest and join us for this exciting event!   Location:   BNI Headquarters, 545 College Commerce Way, Upland CA 91786. Important Registration Details: Go to www.bnica.com. Click on Events Calendar. Go to February. Click on event. Once you do that, you can register as “member” or “non-member.” Credit card payment required at the time of registration. Please print your confirmation receipt for your records. $20.00 -includes presentation, lunch, and door prizes.  Join us !
Event Website: www.bnica.com
Include Attachment: 2015 International Networking Week 2015 with 30 year logo.pdf
Full Name: Lonie Misner-Feigerle
E-mail: lonie@bni.com
(US) Phone Number: (909) 608-7575  X129

 


 

Event Name: BNI-19 Event  for International Networking Week
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland
Event Date & Time: 02-05-2015 6:30 PM
Event Details BNI 19 Event —  Special guests: Peter Hermetschweiler, National Director BNI Switzerland / FL
Highlight: presentation of the 10 years anniversary wine from BNI Switzerland / FL
Location: Dorint Airport-Hotel Zurich, Riethofstrasse 40, 8152 Glattbrugg, Switzerland www.dorint.com/zuerich
Die Internationale Netzwerk Woche ist eine Initiative von Business Network International und führt jährlich über 170‘000 Menschen in 62 Ländern zusammen. Dabei steht vor allem der Austausch von Netzwerkkontakten im Mittelpunkt. In Zürich treffen sich die Unternehmer am 5. Februar im Dorint Airport-Hotel in Glattbrugg und netzwerken in ungezwungener Atmosphäre. Es geht vor allem darum, regionale mittelständische Betriebe effektiver zu vernetzen, damit sie mehr Umsatz durch neue Kontakte und Geschäftsempfehlungen generieren. Ablauf 18.30 Uhr  Eintreffen – Registratur und Netzwerken im Raum Zeppelin I+II 19.00 Uhr  Begrüssung – Vorstellung des INW-Themas – Vorstellung der Sachsponsoren 19.30 Uhr  Flying Dinner mit regem Netzwerken 21.00 Uhr  Versteigerung von 3 BNI-Jubiläumswein-Sets, Grand vin mousseux, feinen Vodkas, Cognacs und Grappas, 2 Spa-Brunch-Gutscheinen für 2 Personen zugunsten der Stiftung Theodora http://www.theodora.ch – Kurzreferat von Anke Hoffmann, Stiftung Theodora 22.00 Uhr  Ende – Fakultatives Feierabendbier und Netzwerken an der Bar Wasser mit/ohne Kohlensäure und Kaffeegetränke inkl. von 19.00 – 22.00 Uhr   Kosten •CHF 60.- pro Person (im Preis inkl. MwSt, Eintrittsgebühr, 1½ Stunden Flying Dinner mit kleinen, abwechslungsreichen Häppchen – ideal zum Netzwerken, Wasser mit/ohne Kohlensäure, Kaffeegetränke). •Sämtliche Getränke wie Wein, Bier, Cocktails, Softgetränke sind an der Bar verfügbar. Diese müssen selbst bezahlt werden. •Anmeldung verbindlich, keine Rückerstattung! Wichtig•Parkplatz in der hoteleigenen Tiefgarage zu CHF 4.- pro Std. nutzen. Alternativ grosser Parkplatz vor dem Hotel Mövenpick. Hier sind die ersten 3 Std. gratis. Distanz zu Fuss zum Dorint Airport Hotel ca. 5 Minuten. ö.V. Haltestelle der Tram Linien 10 und 12 oder SBB Bahnhof Balsberg. •Freunde, Bekannte, MitarbeiterInnen und Geschäftspartner sind willkommen. Gut zu wissen Sollten Sie einen längere An- und Abreise haben, dann bietet sich eine Übernachtung im Dorint Airport-Hotel Zürich an. BNI Schweiz hat spezielle Übernachtungskonditionen zu diesem BNI-19 mit dem Hotel vereinbart. Bitte kontaktieren Sie hierfür reservierung.zuerich@dorint.com oder Sie erreichen die Reservierung telefonisch unter 0041 44 808 1017.
Event Website: https://www.bnischweiz.ch/events/termin-detail?Termin_id=18119
Full Name: Nico Lundgreen
E-mail: nico.lundgreen@bnischweiz.ch
International #: +41 41 429 71 71

 

Event Name: Network for A Cause Mixer
City: Houston, Texas
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-06-2015 6:00 PM
Event Details In celebration of International Networking Week® during Feb. 2-6, 2015, BNI (Business Network Int’l) and the BNI Foundation will host a series of community and networking events to raise awareness about the Business Voices™ campaign. As part of the Business Voices campaign the BNI Foundation has partnered with Stand Up America to bring their Youth Ambassador Program (for guys and girls) and Stand Beautiful (for girls) to 12 schools in the Houston area.  On Friday, February 6, BNI members will host the Stand Up America Youth Leadership Breakfast from 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. at the Houston Heights High School.  BNI Foundation Co-Founder, Beth Misner and Founder and CEO of Stand Up America, Derrick Boles will be present to introduce the students who will be participating in the programs, discuss the current need in Houston’s schools, as well as Stand Up America’s partnership with Business Voices. The school is located at 1125 Lawrence Street, Houston, TX 77008.   Attendees can register at www.bnihoustoneast.com on the Events page. Later that day BNI is hosting the “Network for a Cause” business mixer and book signing.  The event is from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.  at Harold’s in the Heights, located at 350 W. 19th Street, Houston, TX 77008.  The event is free to attend and includes a cash bar and free appetizers for the first 30 guests.  In lieu of a ticket price, guests are asked to consider giving a $25 donation to the BNI Foundation.   Guests will have an opportunity to mingle with Beth Misner, co-founder of the BNI Foundation and Derrick Boles, National Executive Director of Stand Up America.  Guests will also be able to purchase and discuss Derrick’s new book, “The Courage to Lead” during the book signing.     Attendees are asked to rsvp at http://goo.gl/XW1AM4.
Event Website: http://goo.gl/XW1AM4
Include Attachment: NetworkForACause.pdf
Full Name: Kat Sanford
E-mail: kat@katsanford.com
(US) Phone Number: (832) 978-5986

 


 

Event Name: International Network Week 2015 BNI Bourgogne the Netherlands
City: Maastricht
Country: Netherlands
Event Date & Time: 02-05-2015 6:40 AM
Event Details International Network week in the Netherlands Maastricht, Visitors are welcome to meet the BNI Members.
Event Website: www.bni-zuidoost.nl
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Full Name: Joeri  Blom
E-mail: Info@bni-zuidoost.nl
(US) Phone Number: (+31) 653462995

 


 

Event Name: Międzynarodowy Tydzień Networkingu
City: Warszawa
Country: Poland
Event Date & Time: 02-05-2015 5:00 PM
Event Details As part of International Networking Week ™ we organize a debate that slogan will be ” How networking is associated with corporate values ​​and service to local communities .” Free conference in the form of lectures and debates will begin on February 5 at 5 – 9 pm in Warsaw , with the participation of the mayors of districts , community leaders and business professionals , experts and scientists , entrepreneurs and media.
Event Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/591174211016441/?ref=ts&fref=ts
Full Name: Grzegorz Turniak
E-mail: g.turniak@bnipolska.pl
International #: +48 501 15 22 20

 


 

Event Name: International Networking Week 2015 in Hungary
City: Budapest
Country: Hungary
Event Date & Time: 02-24-2015 7:30 AM
Event Details Held for the 6th time in Hungary, this year (24-26th February 2015) the International Networking Week focuses on the organizational development of the small and mid-sized businesses and on the possibility of reaching new market dimensions. The participants of the conference are going to have the chance to hear the stories, experiences and conclusions drawn from the mistakes and carried through solutions of successful contractors, while at the round table introductions they can acquire several new business relationships. Connected to the three days conference, as the part of it, on 25th February, Wednesday afternoon at the 4th Networking Open Day, András Avidor networking expert is going to deliver a 4-hour-long training about the basics of the conscious business relationship building. During the open day, one of the most outstanding inland experts of the field presents how anyone could use the tools of modern networking in favour of success and business building. Location: Lurdy Ház, H-1097 Budapest, Könyves Kálmán körút 12-14.
Event Website: http://networkingkonferencia.hu/networkinghet/
Full Name: András Avidor
E-mail: andras.avidor@bni-capital.hu
International #: +36 305334068

 

Event Name: Networking for the long run
City: Tel Aviv
Country: Israel
Event Date & Time: 02-04-2015 8:20 AM
Event Details Annual Awards  “Chapter member of the year” , line of speakers talking about the SMB and doing business in the Israeli economy. Speed networking
Event Website: http://www.bni.co.il/php/newsletter/business/4
Full Name: Sam Schwartz
E-mail: sam@bninova.com
(US) Phone Number: (301) 370-0840

 


 

Event Name: Press Briefing and Networking Seminar
City: Ikeja-Lagos
Country: Nigeria
Event Date & Time: 02-05-2015 10:00 PM
Event Details Join us at the Business Networking Press Briefing and Seminar on Thursday February 5th, 2015, commemorating this year’s event. Meet and Network with Heritage Bank, Mutual Benefits MFB, Glo-Fate, Taisha Associates, NIMN, AIICO,  Guardian Newspapers, LCCI, Mr. Cream, BNI, Business Owners, professionals and many More. Join Us: TIME 10a.m. Feb. 5, 2015 @ Primal Hotel, 46B Isaac John Street, Ikeja GRA. Open Networking Briefing: The 2015 International Networking Week. Doing Better Business – How? Making Your Business Legal Networking Exercises The Mr. Cream Story Taking the BNI Business Advantage
Event Website: www.bni-ng.com
Include Attachment: 2015 international networking week event flyer and banner.pdf
Full Name: Chimaobi Agwu
E-mail: info@bni-ng.com
International #: +234 7026259590

 


 

Event Name: Great Lakes Bay Region – International Networking Week Kick Off Event
City: Saginaw, Michigan
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-02-2015 4:30 PM
Event Details Great Lakes Bay Region International Networking Week Kick Off Event Timbers Bar & Grill 6415 State St., Saginaw 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Drink Specials and free apps! Hosted by Jenny Dumont, BNI Michigan Area Director Get Networking!
Event Website: www.jennydumont.com
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Full Name: Jenny Dumont
E-mail: jenny@jennydumont.com
(US) Phone Number: (989) 7149531

 

Event Name: International Networking Week Business Breakfast
City: Floriana
Country: Malta
Event Date & Time: 02-05-2015 7:00 AM
Event Details BNI Malta is organising an event for all BNI Malta members and their guests.  The Business Breakfast, being held in view of International Networking Week will provide the opportunity to network and ger to know more about networking organisations in Malta.
Event Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/825707157491092/
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Full Name: Gordon Pace
E-mail: gordon@y.com.mt
International #: +356 99423403

 


Event Name: 2015 BNI Awards Gala Old Hollywood Theme supporting “BNI Foundation Chocolate’s & Cha Cha”
City: Edmonton
Country: Canada
Event Date & Time: 02-07-2015 6:00 PM    Saturday
Event Details 2015 Annual Awards Gala “Old Hollywood Theme” supporting BNI Foundation Canada Fundraiser ‘Adopt a Teacher Program’ Saturday February 7, 2015 The Fairmont Hotel MacDonald 10065 100 St NW, Edmonton, AB Black Tie (optional) Event, Cocktails 6:00 pm, Dinner: 7:00 pm, Dance 9:00 pm Early Bird Tickets $125, Last Minute $150 Wish to donate an item for the Charity Silent Auction? Please contact Angela at 780 641-2870, All proceeds to the BNI Foundation Canada Celebrate our Region’s Top Networkers in Old Hollywood Style! BNI Member Service Awards ~ BNI Chapter of the Year, BNI Rookie Chapter of the Year plus BNI President of the Year ~ BNI Ambassador of the Year.  Plus more…
Event Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/414392838723042/?ref=br_tf
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Full Name: Pat Stride
E-mail: pat@bnialberta.ca
Canada  Phone Number: (780) 641-2870

 

Event Name: International Networking Event
City: Sparta,  New Jersey
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-04-2015 6:30 PM
Event Details Wednesday, February 4th 6:30-8:30 PM St. Moritz Bar and Grill Dr. Greg Stetzel will be our guest speaker, his topic will be “The Story of You” A how to presentation on introducing yourself to customers and clients. Tickets are $20 Per Person at the door.
Full Name: Jenny Kopec
E-mail: jenny@2pugdesigninc.com
(US) Phone Number: (717) 574-8900

 


 

Event Name: BNI Networking Expo
City: Atlanta
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-05-2015 10:00 AM
Event Details In honor of International Networking Week®, the BNI Networking Expo 2015, is designed with specific activities that are geared to attendees networking with each other. This provides a platform for more engagements, collaborations, and overall opportunities to meet more people. WHY ATTEND THE BNI EXPO? The only place to meet the most people who are actually interested in what you do is at a NETWORKING event. Our goal is for this to be the LARGEST networking event in Atlanta. As the largest, this even offers you the opportunity to connect with people who can help you grow your business. The main components of this event include participant interaction with vendors and educational opportunities to learn more about effective networking.
Event Website: http://nexpoatl.com/
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Full Name: Sandi Edwards
E-mail: sandi@bnisoutheast.com
(US) Phone Number: (678) 888-0200

 


 

Event Name: BNI4 Success Power Breakfast — International Networking Week
City: Los Angeles, California
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-04-2015 7:00 AM
Event Details BNI4Success Power Breakfast celebrates International Networking Week with Special Guest  Cys Bronner, BNI Executive Director.  The annual Power Breakfast follows the format of a BNI business meeting, allowing members to network and grow their business on a larger scale Keynote Topic:  “Using Inflators to Elevate to Excellence.”  Attending this giant BNI meeting with Cys Bronner could be the difference between your success or failure in your business networking efforts. Location: The Olympic Collection 11301 W Olympic Blvd Los Angeles Wednesday February 4, 2015 from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM PST *Note – check in and open networking buffet open at 6:40 am
Event Website: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?llr=8ubvrzn6&oeidk=a07eacw6jdyd3a81b7a
Full Name: Cys Bronner
E-mail: cys.bronner@bni4success.com
(US) Phone Number: (866) 889-3466

 


 

Event Name: BNI Alpha Expo
City: Mumbai
Country: India
Event Date & Time: 02-07-2015 3:00 PM
Event Details All Members of BNI Alpha are inviting their contact sphere for the Exhibition of the Members. We are expecting to have 1000+ footfalls visiting the exhibition
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Full Name: Makrand Desai
E-mail: makrand.desai@bni-india.com
International #: +919664000233

 


 

Event Name: Business Speed Networking
City: Portland, OR
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-04-2015 8:30 AM
Event Details Exchange Cards. Make Connections. Do More Business. Meet and greet 36 local business professionals at this fun, fast-paced networking event! Bring 40+ business cards, marketing materials and giveaways and be prepared to talk about your business!
Event Website: http://www.bnioregon.com/eventdetails.php?eventId=68682
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Full Name: Robin Schuckmann
E-mail: robin@bnioregon.com
(US) Phone Number: (503) 6213284

 


 

Event Name: Live Webcast with Dr. Ivan Misner: “Who’s In Your Room? Building Social Capital”
City: Global Access to the LIve Webinar
Country: Canada
Event Date & Time: 02-04-2015 11:00 AM
Event Details On Wednesday February 4th at 11:00am Eastern Standard Time, join us for a live keynote and Q&A session with Dr. Ivan Misner in celebration of International Networking Week 2015. This webinar is free and is open to BNI members and non-members – “seats” are unlimited (well, limited to 999,999!), so feel welcome to attend from anywhere around the globe. Pre-registration is required. Register NOW at: https://bnicanada.webex.com/bnicanada/onstage/g.php?d=640554087&t=a by clicking the word “Register” under Ivan’s photo. During this 1/2-hour session, Ivan will be speaking with us about building social capital, drawing from one of his most recent books: “Who’s In Your Room? The Quality of Your Life Depends on the People in Your Life”, released in 2014.
Event Website: https://bnicanada.webex.com/bnicanada/onstage/g.php?d=640554087&t=a
Full Name: Deborah Foster-Stahle
E-mail: deborah@bni-ocn.com
Canada Phone No. 705-730-6648

 


 

Event Name: International Networking Week Mixer
City: Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-04-2015 6:00 PM
Event Details Join us to network with other Business and Networking professionals at the Hampton Inn, Loyalsock (Faxon Exit). Event open to public $7 door and $5 in advance from any Millionaires Chapter Member. Contact Info Attached
Full Name: Debi Burch
E-mail: burchsd@comcast.net
(US) Phone Number: (570) 220-2546

 


 

Event Name: International Networking Event
City: Ringoes, New Jersey
Country: United States
Event Date & Time: 02-04-2015 7:00 PM
Event Details Copper Hill Country Club 100 Copper Hill Road Ringoes, NJ 08551
Full Name: Joyce Reindel
E-mail: ktltitle@ktltitle.com

 


 

Event Name: International Networking Week Business Seminar
City: Pretoria
Country: South Africa
Event Date & Time: 02-06-2015 6:30 AM
Event Details Join BNI Tshwane  in Celebrating International Networking Week 2015 with a Business Networking Seminar, Health and Business Workshops.   Two Power speakers, Dr. Anton Janse Van Rensburg and Business Coach SJ Pretorius.  Dr. Anton will speak on “The Health Habitis of Highly Effective People”   SJ Pretorius will speak on “Five Essential Time Horisons for a Practical Strategic Plan” Location:  Union Caterers, 840 Cura Ave., Die Wilgers Pretoria
Event Website: http://www.bni-pta.co.za/internationalnetworkingweek2015.php
Full Name: Karin Metz
E-mail: karin@bni.co.za
International #: 082 458 6104

 


Event Name: Business Connects Networking Conference
City: Toronto
Country: Canada
Event Date & Time: 02-03-2015 7:30 AM
Event Details Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Rd INTERNATIONAL NETWORKING BREAKFAST 7:30 am – 9 am *Minister of Citizenship, Immigration & International Trade, The Honourable Michael Chan *Deputy Principal Commercial Officer, US Consulate, Mr. Shakir Farsakh *Consul General of India, Mr. Akhilesh Mishra   *Consul General of the Republic of Turkey, Mr. Ali Riza Guney *Consul General of Pakistan,  Mr Asghar Ali Golo *Economic Development Director ,Surprise Arizona, Ms. Jeanine Jerkovic *Co-Chair GTA, AmCham, Bob Bathgate MC: John Walker, Senior Advisor, AmCham *Sponsored by AmCham, Delta Airlines and Surprise Arizona BUSINESS TRADE SHOW & CONNECTION BISTRO 9 am – 6:30 pm MAIN STAGE—UPSTAIRS 9:30 am – 5 pm 9:30 AM WELCOME with Jennifer Beale 9:45 AM Discover Your Natural Personality with Mario T Sera 10:00 AM Your Dream Business with Kim Chernecki 10:15 AM Signature Intros with Jason Reid 10:30 AM Align With Anyone in 1 Minute with Mario T Sera 10:45 AM Your Internet Marketing Toolkit with Lisa Kember 11:15 AM Magnetize Your Marketing to Attract Your Ideal Clients with Lisa Cherney 1:15 PM Get Corporate Clients with Kim Chernecki 1:30 PM Signature Talks with Jason Reid 1:45 PM Invent & Innovate with Bob Huybrecths 2:00 PM Gain Commitment from the Right People with Mario T Sera 2:15 PM Who Stole My Mind? With Carolyn Dickinson 2:30 PM Marketing by Referral with Cindy Mount 2:45 PM Social Media Marketing with Lisa Kember 3:15 PM Magnetize Your Marketing to Attract Your Ideal Clients with Lisa Cherney James Elliot, Complete Health & Fitness, will keep your energy high all day! LISA CHERNEY—JUICY MARKETING: MAIN STAGE 11 AM & 3 PM Now, more than ever, it’s crucial to stand out in the crowd of competition. Join Lisa and learn: The critical difference between a target & an Ideal Client that can add thousands of dollars to your bottom line. • A step-by-step method for finding the perfect words to communicate your unique approach • Powerful marketing strategies that will attract tons of your Ideal Clients and fit any budget • How to maximize the impact of all your marketing investments and get results fast! BREAKOUT SESSIONS—GEMINI ROOM DOWNSTAIRS 10:15 AM Your Dream Business with Kim Chernecki If you started your own business but somehow created a J.O.B. (Just Above Broke) and you’ve lost the passion, take in this breakout session. You’ll gain absolute clarity around your biggest, best and most authentic self…which reflects your true calling… and will translate that into the best possible business for you. 12 NOON Signature Intros with Jason Reid Tired of being pitched at network events? Want to ensure you don’t sounds salesy? Jason shares how to introduce yourself so you sound natural – and stand out in the crowd. 1:30 PM Get Corporate Clients with Kim Chernecki Getting corporate clients can be challenging. Where are they? How can you find them? In this session you’ll discover the fast way to your first three high-paying corporate clients… even if you know nothing about sales and marketing! 2:30 PM Attract, Align &  Convert New Relationships Into Profitable Partnerships with Mario T Sera Everyone is here to network for the same reason – to connect with potential clients, partners and collaborators. In this session go deeper into being natural and aligning with the right people in the room. This session is ideal for solopreneurs looking to find clients, as well as people to join their team. 3:45 PM Cash In On Your Signature Talk with Jason Reid Having a signature talk that sells you and your business is one of the most important marketing tools for any entrepreneur. Jason will show you how to create an authentic talk that wows the audience and converts your ideal clients. CONNECTION RECEPTION  in the BUSINESS TRADE SHOW 5—6:30 pm Cap off the event with Networking & Refreshments
Event Website: http://www.BusinessConnectsNetwork.com
Full Name: Jennifer Beale
E-mail: jenniferbeale@biznetworknews.com
(US) Phone Number: (416) 865-3274

 

 

Event Name: Hampshire BNI Big Breakfast celebrating 30 years of BNI
City: Southampton
Country: United Kingdom
Event Date & Time: 02-06-2015 6:30 AM
Event Details BNI Hampshire Big Breakfast and awards ceremony at Southampton Football Club on the 6th February 2015 cost is £25 to members and £27.50 to visitors. Guest speakers are Charlie Lawson National Director of BNI UK and Ireland and also James Potter The Linked In Man
Event Website: www.bnihampshire.com
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Full Name: Alyson Roach
E-mail: alyson@bnihampshire.com
International #: UK   07989320893