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CICM Kent Branch – Credit Week: Business Finance Conference – 5CPD

17 March


Credit Week: Business Finance Conference

09:00 – 16:30



The Kent Branch of the Chartered Institute of Credit Management is holding a first for Kent; a Business Finance Conference aimed at local businesses with a credit control department, or staff member to join and gain an insight into what the CICM is all about, how it can help, and how to become engaged with the local branch.

With a great array of speakers, covering educational and financial topics, it is sure to be a great day, with plenty of networking as well as a fabulous business card Prize Draw.

Order of the day

09:00 Registration, coffee and networking
09:30 Introduction to the CICM and the Kent Branch – Annie Lagrue MCICM(Grad), Kent Branch Chair
09:40 Advantages of CICM Membership and Qualifications – Kevin Artlett FCICM, Branch Vice Chair and CICM Education Committee
10:25 How late payments affect SMEs across the UK and Kent. The true statistics – Alison Parmar, FSB Kent
11:05 Coffee break
11:30 Where do you start with Credit Management? – Tracey Westell FCICM, Director – Pecunia (2016) Ltd and CICM  Kent Branch Vice Chair
12:15 Loss prevention, Protection and Cure – Karl Hague MCICM – TradeCreditTech Limited
13:00 Lunch/Networking
14:00 Financial Solutions, how to secure the right finances for your business – Greg Taylor MHA
14:45 Why Insolvency Practitioners should not be the last port of call – Adrian Dante MCICM – MHA
15:25 Tea Break
15:45 Panel Q&A and discussions
16:25 Business Card draw and prizes
16:30 Close












This event has a nominal charge of £25.00 which will go to a local East Kent Charity. There are limited spaces available, and is expected to be well attended.

Cheques and payments of £25.00 for the conference to be paid to:  CAF Bank, A/C Name: CICM Kent Branch, Sort Code: 40-52-40,  A/C #: 00012682

Members and non-members shall be made most welcome


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