Its that time of the year again… MBTN Connect is back in New York!!!
If you are new to MBTN Connect, not to worry… MBTN connect is an exclusive social and professional networking event for high flying African, Caribbean and other diverse professionals based in New York. Following our very successful events in New York in 2015 and 2016, we are back in the big apple in what is scheduled to be a fun networking event as we have now become known for 🙂
The event will be hosted in the private ‘Arthur Room’, at the upscale hangout called ‘The Chester’ – 18 9th Avenue New York, NY 10014.
When you arrive at the event, you will be given a name badge, allowing you to be more targeted with your networking efforts. Each event attracts professionals from a wide range of industry backgrounds including: Financial Services, Professional Services, Healthcare, Media, Corporate Law, Engineering, Entrepreneurship, and much more…
18:00: Arrival & Registration
19:00 – 21:00: Networking & Interactive Icebreaker Sessions
21:00 – Raffle Draw & Prize Giveaway
21:30 – 11:30: Music & More Networking
Once we start you’ll have the chance to:
- Network with other professionals
- Tell everyone about what you do and how you do it
- Participate in our interactive icebreakers and networking games
- Establish new professional connections
- Win an amazing prize
Networking Games: Our icebreaker sessions will feature interactive and fun networking games which will be coordinated by a moderator. By successfully completing the icebreaker challenges, you will be automatically entered into a raffle draw, for the chance to win an amazing prize at the event. Yes! We will be giving away amazing prizes at the event every week.
Business Cards: You’ll need plenty of business cards. In the past we’ve had people turning up and running out so make sure you bring as many as you can, so when you meet an excellent contact, you can give them your card.
Dress code – Smart Casual. We welcome and encourage style, however, we kindly ask that guests refrain from wearing shorts, beachwear, flip flops and sportswear, including athletic trainers. Smart jeans are permitted. Our team will use the utmost of discretion when permitting entry into the event. Should a guest’s attire and overall presentation not adhere to our dress code, our team reserves the right to deny access to the event with NO REFUND of any monies already paid.