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Events being run by ISSBA and ISSBA members.


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Next Event


Wednesday 20th June, from 6pm at Finborough Hall

Come along and have your say in the future of ISSBA and find out what has been happening during the year. Members of the committee will be there if you want to discuss anything and there will be an open question time during the AGM. There will also be plenty of time for networking and refreshments.

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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

ABEThank you to all that sponsored, exhibited at and attended the Anglia Business Exhibition 2018. We hope you enjoyed the event.



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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Meet the Members Networking Event Sept 2018

Meet the Members Networking Sept 2018

Join us at our popular meet the members event on 26th September in the stunning surroundings of All Manor of Events from 9.30am to 11.30am and kick start your networking after the summer break. Our networking events are always relaxed and informal so come along for some friendly networking over coffee or tea.

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ISSBA Charity of the Year

Apply now to be our new Charity of the Year!

Every year, the ISSBA committee selects a charity from amongst our members to become our Charity of the Year. Closing date for applications is 31st May 2018.

To apply, please email mail@issba.co.uk explaining why your charity should be chosen for 2018-19. Applications will only be considered from ISSBA members.

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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