FIBA Events

Christmas Lunch

  • Friday 14th December 2018
  • Hotel Reine Astrid - Boulevard des Belges 69006
  • For those of you who have enjoyed this occasion on previous years, no introductions required, but for our newer members, here are some great reasons to sign up!

    • A superb Christmas lunch, including mince pies
    • Christmas Crackers
    • The mind-blowingly fiendish Christmas Quiz (Ed & Michael in charge of making your minds melt!)
    • Finest British humour and lots of fun guaranteed
    • Great prizes. Our good friends Two Hats Brewing and Newell / Coleman brands, the outdoor specialists, are among the prize-givers

    Not only are TwoHats offering prizes, but they have put together a Christmas Beer Order Form, to ensure a very merry Christmas wherever you are! The order form can be accessed here and includes some super gift packs and a new addition : Noël, their Christmas ale. All details on the form, but do ensure your orders are placed via e-mail ( by December 12th latest. Delivery will be at the lunch on the 14th in exchange for payment.

    To reserve your place click here

Global Britain & Europe

  • November 29th 7.30pm
  • Hôtel Lyon Métropole
  • Oriel Petry, Deputy Trade Commissioner Europe, British Embassy Paris will speak on ‘Global Britain’, Great Britain and Europe in the 21st century, Brexit expectations, Impact of the new posture of the US in International relations and how the current policy in the UK and the US may impact on access to talents

    Please sign up here 

November Business Lunch

  • Friday 16th November at 12.15
  • Reine Astrid - Boulevard des Belges LYON 6
  • Leggett Immobilier are one of France’s leading International Estate Agents.  Trevor Leggett, owner and founder will be our guest speaker and during an interactive Q&A session, he will reveal more about how his company has grown from a small expat agency in France to become one of the 1000 fastest growing businesses in Europe.

    Sign up here for the business lunch at the Hotel Reine Astrid.

Festival Lumière – celebrates an English film director

  • 13-21 OCTOBER 2018
  • Lyon
  • Muriel Box retrospective at the Lumière film festival : meet a pioneering filmmaker of 1950s England

    See website for details of films and events

Speed Networking

  • Friday 19th October at 12.15
  • The LYINC - 2 place de la Bourse Lyon
  • The third edition of a new business event for all members, new and not so new (!) to get to know each other a little better and boost your professional network!

    Members will enjoy an apéritif at one table, move to a new table (with different members) for the main course, and conclude with dessert and coffee at a third table! Book here to secure your place.