There are a number of international business groups and organizations for business  networking , with chapters in Milan.

The Professional Womens Association (PWA)

P.W.A. is a dynamic group of 175 international women with members from over 24 countries who share one thing in common – we live and work in Milan and want to make the most of our time here. Go to website » 

The Original American Business Group

The Original American Business Lunch Milan was founded more than two decades ago by Barbara Cocchini with the objective of making it easier for business people from the American community living in Milan to make useful business contacts while at the same time enjoying a comfortable, easy-going, social environment. They meet each month, holding a lunch. Would you like to join other International managers at the American Business monthly luncheons?
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The American Business Group

The premiere networking circle for English-speaking professionals that do business in and around Milan and northern Italy. Once a month the centrally-located luncheon draws a variety of attendees who are Corporate, Entrepreneurs, Small business owners, Professionals in such fields as law, medicine, finance and marketing. Attendees include both long time residents and those new to Milan, native and non-native English speakers. Membership is free – you pay only the cost of the luncheon at the door. Bring your business cards! And if you are a first time attendee, you will have the opportunity to briefly introduce yourself to the group: why you’ve come, what you offer, what you are looking for.
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The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy (BCCI) was founded in Genoa on 29 March 1904, and has continued to provide over 100 years of service to the British business community in Italy.
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The Irish Business Network Italy

The Irish Business Network Italy, is a network for the Irish community living and working in Italy as well as those Italian professionals with an interest in Irish business. It is a non-profit entity and membership is free.
With 100+ members the Irish Business Network Italy is very active, organising events on a monthly basis. Past events include a Reception with the Irish Ambassador to Italy, a concert by Traditional Irish music group ‘Inisfail’ as well as numerous pub quizzes and aperitivi.
Contact : Paul Hanlon
Irish Business Network Italy


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