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Events being run by ISSBA and ISSBA members.


Krazy Horse

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Networking at Krazy Horse - New Date!

Wednesday 25th April, 9.30am - 11.30am at Krazy Horse, Bury St Edmunds

Join us at our popular meet the members networking event for some fun and friendly networking over coffee or tea and get up close to some of the most iconic cars and motorcycles in the area.

Thank you to Krazy Horse 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


ABE Networking Breakfast

ABE Networking Breakfast

Limited number of tickets available to join our prestigious ABE Key Note Speaker Breakfast with Wendy Smith. Enjoy breakfast, networking, a fantastic speaker and be on site to visit the exhibition. Book now and join us on Wednesday 16th May from 7.30am.

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ISSBA Annual AGM 2018

Join us at our AGM on 20th June at Finborough Hall, Stowmarket. This event is free to ISSBA members. Come along and have your say in the future of ISSBA and find out what has been happening during the year. There will also be time for networking and refreshments. Thank you to Finborough Hall for sponsoring this event.

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Meet the Members Networking Event July 2018

Meet the Members Networking Event

Join us for some friendly and informal networking on Thursday 12th July at EVENT, Ipswich. There will also be a short talk on the changing world of events and in particular, virtual events. Thank you to EVENT 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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