December's Program

Year-End Christmas Party

This is a relaxing evening of fun and cheer, complete with Santa & all his helpers, Christmas decorations and tree, and all your favorite Christmas carols.

When
Friday December 14, 2012
Where
Full Moon Brewwork Microbrewery & Restaurant @ JungCeylon Shopping Center, Patong Beach

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November's Program

Rory Byrne on Benetton, Ferrari, and the Future of Formula One

IBAP has the great pleasure of hosting an evening with Rory Byrne where he will discuss his career to date, covering 20 years as engineer/designer with the Benetton and Ferrari Formula One race teams, plus his views on the future of Formula One. Raffle prizes for the night include a FREE TRIP TO THE 2013 MALAYSIA GRAND PRIX.

When
Friday November 9, 2012
Where
A2 ACCESS Resort & Villas

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October's Program

Phuket Property: A Case for Renting over Buying

Conventional wisdom holds that in most cases, it's financially better to buy than rent. But in the current Phuket property property market, renting might be the better option, says our speaker Anant Akanisthaphichat of Thai Law Firm.

When
Friday October 12, 2012
Where
URBAN Food, Central Festival

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September's Program

Life on the Razor's Edge: An Evening with Peter Slade

Peter 'Razor' Slade will recount his colorful 40-year history as a solider, mercenery, and security consultant in places as diverse as Vietnam, Rhodesia, Cambodia, Iraq, and Thailand. Come and enjoy a fascinating evening of war stories and memories from his unique perspective.

When
Friday September 14, 2012
Where
URBAN Food, Central Festival

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August's Program

Crisis Management in Phuket

For our August meeting, we have the pleasure to welcome Richard Hancock, a professional crisis management specialist based in Singapore, who will discuss the parameters of this subject in relation to Phuket and take your questions.

When
Friday August 10, 2012
Where
A2 ACCESS Resort & Villas

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July's Program

Phuket Remembered

Long-time Phuket residents Jeroen Deknatel (Fantasea Divers and Waterline Marine), Eric Snyder (Jairak Enterprise), and Bruce Stanley (journalist) will offer a view of a Phuket's past and a perspective on the changes that have taken place in this exciting, often enigmatic, place.

When
Friday July 13, 2012
Where
A2 ACCESS Resort & Villas

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June's Program

Joint Association Meeting with IBAP, SKÅL, GOMS

A social networking meeting whereby the members of Skål, GOMS, and IBAP could learn a bit more about each other's goals, history and missions here in Phuket.

When
Friday June 8, 2012
Where
CLIMAX Restaurant

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May's Program

Getting to Know Google in Thailand

Ariya Banomyong is the Country Head of Thailand overseeing Google's sales and business development operations in Thailand. He'll be taking to IBAP about Google's view of Thailand and the region.

With an intro by Woody Leonhard - author of many Windows for Dummies books and frequent tech columnist for the Phuket Gazette, this is a must-see event.

When
Friday May 11, 2012
Where
A2 ACCESS Resort & Villas

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April's Program

A Discussion of Thailand's Current Political Situation, by Dr. Thitinan Pongsudhirak

A discussion and analysis of current Thailand politics from one of the Kingdom's most brilliant political minds.

When
Friday April 6, 2012
Where
IndoChine Resort & Villas

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March's Program

State of Phuket III

A panel discussion featuring interesting members of the Phuket business community talking about their impressions of where Phuket has been, where it is, and where it is headed.

When
Friday March 9, 2012
Where
To be announced

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February's Program

Impressions & Recollections of a Thai Attorney

Mr Rachasak Suwankumnoet (Khun Win) is a Thai Attorney-at-law specializing in criminal law. Khun Win will be sharing some of his insider views of the work of the local police and the local courts, especially related to cases involving foreigners.

When
Friday February 10, 2012
Where
To be announced

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January's Program

Networking & Memberships

This evening is all about meeting each other. We'll run a fun process that will let everyone meet everyone else for a few seconds. If you're thinking of joining, now's the time. If you haven't renewed, this is the time.

When
Friday January 13, 2012
Where
To be announced

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