Chapter Chat Texas

Time: 16:00 - 17:00

Date: 23/09/2021

Venue: Online

Division: Transatlantic

General Price

Member Price: Free

Future Faces Members: Free

Non-Member Price: Free

All prices exclude VAT

Event Description:

Sponsorship available for just £250 +VAT. Find out more here

Join us for our third Chapter Chat, a new series of online webinars where Midland’s businesses will hear from our partners from the BABC network.

Our third Chapter is with Texas.

Did you know?

• Texas is the 2nd largest state in GDP of $1.9 trillion (nominal) per capital

• 9th largest economy in the world, ahead of Brazil, Mexico, Australia, Russia and Spain

• $15 billion bilateral trade in goods (2019), around $24 Billion including services. supporting over 52,000 UK jobs

• Texas is 3 times the size of the UK

• Number one for GDP growth (forbes)

• 4 of the 11 largest cites in the US are in Texas (Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio)

• 4 of the top 10 fastest growing metropolitan areas in the US are in Texas

Confirmed speakers:

  • Jonathan Mars - Regional Director South Central USA, DIT
  • Lloyd Broad – Head of International Affairs, Birmingham City Council
  • Andy Bird – CEO and Founder, Inoapps
  • David Green & Isabelle Drinkall – The Mighty Shed


16:00 – 16:05: GBCC Welcome
16:05 – 16:15: Jonathan Marrs, Presenting Texas
16:15 – 16:25: Lloyd Broad, Presenting Birmingham
16:25 – 16:55: Andy Bird, David Green, Isabelle Drinkall – Intro and open conversation
16:55 – 17:05: Audience Q&A
17:05 – BABC Texas Close

If you don’t receive the zoom link the day prior to the event, then please get in touch with the Event Manager by emailing If you book on the day of the event, you will also receive the joining instructions before the event goes live.

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