Through the BABC, members have the opportunity to develop valuable business contacts within the British American community and to exchange ideas and information with a cross section of business, trade and governmental interests.
By Michael Swanick, Global Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences leader, PwC
The global economic recovery continues to be fragile, but with immediate pressures easing. CEOs are feeling more optimistic and gradually switching from survival mode to growth mode.
That’s the primary conclusion of latest PwC Annual Global CEO Survey – the 17th we’ve conducted. It shows that the changes CEOs are making within their organizations now have less to do with sheltering from economic headwinds and more to do with preparing for the future.
On Wednesday, July 16, 2014, the BABC of Greater Philadelphia collaborated with UK Trade & Investment to not only kick off the GREAT Tech Awards, but to also connect people with technology and each other. Using three demos and a salute to the GREAT Tech Awards by Danny Lopez, HM Consul-General, New York and Director-General, Trade & Investment USA, this event was nothing short of fascinating. The room at the Quorum Science Center in Philadelphia buzzed with questions and interest in technology and the companies that were showing us how amazing a smart phone or tablet can really be.