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The Legalities of GDPR Event

Tuesday 27th March, 9.30am - 11.30am at Gotelee Solicitors, Ipswich

Join us at our popular meet the members networking event and get an understanding of what you need to do for GDPR.

Our March event is being hosted by Gotelee Solicitors and they will be explaining the legal aspects of GDPR.

Thank you to Gotelee Solicitors for kindly sponsoring this event.

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Welcome to ISSBA

Ipswich & Suffolk Small Business Association (ISSBA) is the only business support organisation run by business owners for business owners. Established in 1986, ISSBA is non profit making and run by a committee of business owners who understand the ups and downs of being right at the coalface.

We are here to support you, by way of connecting you with other like minded business owners through our website, newsletters, full directory, annual exhibition and our lively and successful networking events. Let us help you make the most of this inspiring local business community.

Anglia Business Exhibition 2018

ABEStand bookings for ABE18 are open and are getting booked up fast. Click here to find out more and book your stand.

There are several sponsorship opportunities still available for ABE 2018, please click here or email us on contact@angliabusinessexhibition.com


Meet the Members Networking Event Apr 2018

Meet the Members Networking Apr 2018

Join us at our Meet the Members Networking Event on 11th April at the Ipswich Hotel, Copdock from 9am to 11am. Our popular Meet the Members events are a friendly and informal way to network over a coffee or tea. You don't need to be a member to attend so come along to find out more. Book your place now and get your business cards ready for a morning of networking. Thank you to Ipswich Hotel for sponsoring this event.

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Free ABE18 Exhibitor Briefing Event

Free ABE18 Exhibitor Briefing Event

If you are exhibiting at Anglia Business Exhibition 2018, you are invited to join us for a free information event at Ipswich Hotel on Wednesday 11th April from 11.15am to 1pm which will give standholders essential information for the day. Thank you to The Ipswich Hotel for sponsoring this event.

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ISSBA Charity of the Year

ISSBA is supporting I Roll Up My Sleeves for 2017-18

Every year, the ISSBA committee selects a charity from amongst our members to become our Charity of the Year. This year we are supporting I Roll Up My Sleeves who are making a big difference in our local area via ethical business networking.

I Roll Up My Sleeves is a Social Enterprise that is helping businesses maximise their Social Impact through Ethical Business Networking. They work to bring the local business community and local community projects together. Find out more by clicking here.

Benefits to Members

Each member of ISSBA has the opportunity to reap tremendous benefits from their involvement in the Association and their gain will depend greatly on their reason for subscribing to the most influential small business association in East Anglia.

Key benefits have included:

  • Mutual Support
  • Networking
  • Monthly newsletter
  • Monthly events
  • Annual Exhibition
  • Members Directory
  • Website


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