14th December 2021: International Credit Forum (Virtual)

The International Credit Forum (ICF) was developed by Forums International Ltd. for credit & finance professionals who have responsibility for trading across borders, in Europe or globally.

International trade in a changing business environment presents specific challenges to businesses globally. These include different business cultures, diverse legal and banking rules and corporate structures.

The International Credit Forum equips members with the practical tools they need to meet those challenges.

The objectives of the forum are to;

  • Share experiences and draw on each other’s knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new practices
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts.

9th & 10th December 2021: International Telecoms Risk Forum

The International Telecoms Risk Forum (ITRF) is the premier Risk Forum for the global telecommunications industry.

The objectives of the forum are to:

  • Share customer experiences and draw on each others’ knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new practice in credit and risk management
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts.

9th December 2021: FMCG Ireland (food, drink, tobacco) - Dublin

Established in 2008 for the Fast-Moving Consumable Goods (FMCG) manufacturers & Distributors, meet quarterly in Dublin.

Companies from confectionery, drinks, tobacco, frozen, ambient and bakery sectors attend.

Agenda includes accounts for discussion, best practices, topics and guest speakers


9th December 2021: Oil & Fuel card Ireland - Dublin

Established in 2008, meet quarterly in Dublin.

Membership includes companies from the Oil and Fuel card sector.

Agenda includes accounts for discussion, best practices, topics and guest speakers.

Held jointly with Ireland FMCG Forum


7th December 2021: Fraud Prevention Network (Virtual)

Originally formed in early 2000s, the Fraud Prevention Network was re-launched in January 2019. Fraud is very much the “fastest growing industry” and fraudsters always seem to be one step ahead. Our aim is to change that pattern through education and support.

The forum is aimed at the B2B community with the primarily aim to assist its members in the prevention and/or reduction in their losses caused by criminal activity.

The forum will provide the members with practical tools and solutions they need to meet the challenges of the current business environment.

The FPN is the “Go-To Place” when members need help

The objectives of the forum are to:

  • Share experiences and draw on each other’s knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new anti-fraud practices
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts.

17th November 2021: Fashion - London

Over 20 years established, meet quarterly in London.

Membership includes leading clothing, footwear and accessory manufacturers and distributors.

Agenda covers guest speakers, accounts for discussion, topics and best practice. 30 plus members. 


18th November 2021: Cosmetics & Fragrances - London

Long established credit risk Forum, meet quarterly in London.

Manufacturers and distributors of leading cosmetics and fragrances products attend.

Accounts and topics of discussion are included on the agenda, and guest speakers.


9th November 2021: Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices Forum (Virtual)

The Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Credit Forum (PMF) is for Credit Professionals working with Wholesalers and Manufacturers.

The scope of the forum is to cover the sectors in the UK and the markets on a global basis

The objectives of the forum are to;

  • Share experiences and draw on each other’s knowledge
  • Develop and enhance best and new practices
  • Improve skill levels
  • Provide access to a network of like-minded professionals and relevant industry experts.

9th November 2021: Construction - Near East Midlands Airport

Established in 2006, quarterly meetings in London and the East Midlands and London. Membership includes companies from the hire, electrical, plumbing and building sectors. Topics of discussion, benchmarking, guest speakers and industry insight are covered. Now including Engineering Suppliers from 2019.


21st October 2021: SAP User Group (Virtual)

The SAP User Group was developed in 1998 as an independent, cross-sector user-group to support users working in credit and finance. The focus is to maximise members’ use and  understanding of the SAP system and modules.

The objectives of the SAP User Group are to:

  • Provide a ‘self-help’ members network to enhance their knowledge and skills;
  • Share experiences and problems with the aim of finding effective solutions;
  • Assist members to improve the efficiency of their SAP use; and
  • Make members aware of the add-ons and services available from third-party suppliers.