The 18th International Oktoberfest in Wroclaw was held on 9 September in the grounds of the Wrocław Golf Club, attracting nearly 800 guests. This business networking event, the biggest in the Lower Silesian calendar, was organised by four chambers of commerce – the British-Polish Chamber of Commerce, the German-Polish Chamber of Industry the American Chamber of Commerce in Poland and Commerce and the Scandinavian Polish Chamber of Commerce.
The BPCC’s traditional end-of-summer business mixer was held three weeks later than usual at the hotel Mamaison Le Regina, Warsaw. The original idea was to organise the event immediately after the BPCC’s Annual General Meeting, which this year was held on 15 September. Unfortunately, this occurred during the official period of mourning following the death of Queen Elizabeth; the AGM went ahead but the mixer was postponed by a week.