#CWRocks Bitesize Learning Lab Brexit: One Year On... One Year to Go

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Friday, 9 March, 2018 - 12:15 to 12:45

#CWRocks Bitesize Learning Lab Brexit: One Year On... One Year to Go


Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce


Ricoh Arena
Judds Lane, Coventry CV6 6GE
United Kingdom

Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce was the first to set up a Brexit helpline for our members. Since then our Brexit Club has been at the forefront of ensuring the best interests of Coventry & Warwickshire organisations are represented at the highest levels of Government.

Join us for this Learning Lab where our Brexit Club will update you on the road we have travelled since the triggering of article 50 and we host an exciting panel discussion looking at some of the key business issues we will face in the months and years ahead.

Why Attend?

  • Where are we now and what happens next? An update from David Burton, Chair of Coventry & Warwickshire Brexit Club.
  • ‘Futureproofing Your Business For Brexit’  with a panel of experts covering key issues such as international trade and customs, the labour market and skills.

Cancellation Policy:

  • If you are unable to attend this Learning Lab session, please cancel your place at least 24 hours prior as we have limited spaces available. To cancel your place, please email events@cw-chamber.co.uk


  • David Hooper: Director at Hooper & Co:
    • David Hooper MBA, has worked in International Trade and Economic Development for 20 years including 5 years working for HMRC. He is now Director of Independent Freight Solution Ltd based in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, who are a freight forwarder that also provide specialist advice, consultancy and training regarding customs and compliance related issues. David has an extensive knowledge of World Wide Customs Compliance and in 2016 Independent Freight became an Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) for Customs and Security. Over the last few years David has been asked to give talks and presentations to business on customs compliance rules and regulations and guidance on how Brexit could affect business exporting and importing in the future. David has a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with Distinction from Aston University in 2004 and a degree in Economics, Politics and Philosophy from the Open University. David also sits on the Coventry of Commerce Brexit Committee.
  • David Burton: Chair of the Coventry & Warwickshire Brexit Group:
  • Matthew Davies: Head of Business Immigration:
    • Matthew is an expert in business immigration law, advising employers, business people and investors on how best to navigate the complexities of the UK’s immigration rules and minimising delays, costs and risks in hiring talent from overseas.


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