Global Trade & Opportunities

Global Trade & Opportunities – Virtual Event

19th – 22nd March 2024

Our virtual events continue to play a vital role in your membership, giving you the platform to connect and engage with fellow members on a virtual level.

From the 19th – 22nd March 2024 we will virtually path the way for our members to network, share insights, expertise and discuss the importance of providing global support to each other’s client bases. Our sessions will have a key emphasis on collaborating across borders on subject matters such as Global Trade, Artificial Intelligence, Global Mobility, ESG as well as giving you chance to speed network to generate new connections, encourage referrals and increase your own activity and presence throughout IR Global.

Sessions are open to all members and their colleagues to maximise networking opportunities. Each session will be hosted twice a day at 8.00am and 4.00pm UK time.

We can’t wait to see you all there – #IRVIRTUALEVENT24

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Each session has its own registration individual link. Once you have registered you will receive a zoom confirmation with the option to add to your email calendar. A reminder of the session and zoom details to join will be sent 2 days before the event date.


Tuesday 19th MarchThe augmented Professional: how AI will boost professional services by humans, not replace them.

Tom Braegelmann will provide an overview into the current capabilities of today’s chatbots. How these tools are effecting your practice, clients and provide advice on using them correctly within your firm.
08:00 UK TIME
Tuesday 19th MarchWhat’s Hotter for 2024: AI or Web3?

Doug DePeppe of eosedge Legal will provide a tour of AI tools, discuss AI risks, and provide an overview of the future of data ownership, the future of the web and how data ownership will manage the risk of AI.
16:00 UK TIME
Wednesday 20th MarchThe evolving role of ESG in professional services

Dr. Jesszika Udvari will discuss the significance of ESG and the regulations for conducting ESG assessments and preparing reports have rapidly accelerated in recent years. Business, legal, and financial advisors cannot afford to be unprepared for these changes, as there is a need for expertise in various areas. This session will discuss the most recent questions in this continuously evolving process.
08:00 UK TIME

16:00 UK TIME
Thursday 21st MarchGlobal Mobility – mobility & relocation of managers, executives & high skills technicians

Following an introduction from Tommaso Fonti of BACCIARDI PARTNERS on its Global Mobility practice; the group will split off into breakout rooms to discuss topics including immigration issues, social security, and tax. Read more here.
08:00 UK TIME

16:00 UK TIME
Friday 22nd MarchSpeed Networking

This session will allow you the opportunity to meet, connect and collaborate with your fellow IR Global members both new and long standing to the group. This will be a 1-hour speed networking session. Every 6 minutes you will be rotated to a different virtual breakout room for one-to-one networking. The other members you ‘meet’ will be chosen completely at random. We have limited each session to 100 people, so allocation is on a first come first served basis.
08:00 UK TIME

16:00 UK TIME