PictuA World of Thanks

International Networking Week® has been a global BNI initiative for and an opportunity for members to show appreciation for their valued customers and contacts with the gift of a larger network. The goal of International Networking Week is to celebrate the key role that networking plays in the development and success of businesses across the world. International Networking Week is an annual event that takes place the first full week in February.

Thank Someone Who Helped You This Year

“This BNI initiative began 14 years ago and continues to grow year after year. It provides business leaders a chance to celebrate networking by providing gratitude and appreciation for those people who are in their network,” says BNI Founder & Chief Visionary Officer Dr. Ivan Misner. “2020 was a tough year for most of us, but it was also a year that showed just how important our network is to each other."

Dr. Ivan Misner


International Networking Week 2021

A World of Thanks Video Contest

Entry into the A World of Thanks Video Contest is now closed. Thank you to all that submitted an entry.

The winner of the contest will have their business and their chapter featured throughout the world in BNI’s Social Media and SuccessNet™.

Plus, ten other videos will receive honorable mention and be featured the week after in SuccessNet™.

International Networking Week Resources

We have created a variety of assets to help you market and promote International Networking Week.

The interactive tool kit has links to social media assets, hashtags and recommendations.