2014 British Business Awards

Nov. 14, 2014 18:30 - 22:30


  • Online bookings are closed for this event.

Book your spot NOW to attend one of the highlights in Tokyo's business events calendar - the annual BBA!

Now in its seventh year, the British Business Awards (BBA), run by the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan, recognise excellence and promote success and innovation across all industries. The awards also acclaim the important social contributions made by organisations through their commitment to community, ethical behaviour and environmental sustainability.

British Business Awards trophies are presented each year to mark significant contributions to the UK Japan commercial relationship. BBA award categories are open to any eligible companies or individuals with relevant achievements.
Thanks to Royal Bank of Scotland, headline sponsor of the BBA for the second consecutive year.

What you can look forward to at the 2014 BBA!

  • Champagne, Punk IPA and Sipsmith G&Ts, upon arrival
  • Black-tie gala dinner, with a 5-course Great British menu
  • Wine by the UK's oldest wines and spirits merchant, Berry Bros and Rudd, which holds two Royal Warrants for H.M. The Queen and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales
  • Brewdog Cocoa Psycho beer, to accompany dessert
  • Recognition of excellence across all industries
  • Six awards presented by British Ambassador to Japan, Tim Hitchens CMV LVO
  • Music from "the UK's best unsigned band" Stone Foundation, visiting Japan from the UK
  • Fabulous selection of door prizes and raffle prizes
  • Trophies sculpted in marble by international artist Kate Thomson, of Ukishima Sculpture Studio

Raffle prizes generously provided by our sponsors:

  • ANA InterContinental Tokyo: 1 night stay for two in Junior Suite, including breakfast and full access to InterContinental Lounge
  • Andaz Tokyo: 1 night stay for two in the Andaz suite, including breakfast
  • Compass Offices: Business services valued at JPY 40,000
  • Dale Carnegie: Dale Carnegie "Skills for Success" course, in either English or Japanese (cash value: JPY205,200)
  • Diageo Japan: 1 bottle of Johnnie Walker Gold Label Reserve
  • Diageo Japan: 1 bottle of Talisker Storm
  • Dyson:
  • Euro Merican Fashions: Custom-made two piece suit (for man or woman, JPY95,000) 
  • Euro Merican Fashions: 5 custom-made shirts (JPY50,000)
  • The Gate Hotel: 1 night stay for two, including breakfast (x 5!)
  • Globe Trotter: 16" attache case
  • Grand Hyatt Tokyo: Lunch for two
  • Grand Hyatt Tokyo: Dinner for two 
  • Hasselblad: Discovery 15-hour photography course with Alfie Goodrich plus Hasselblad Masters book of award-winning images and Victor magazine published by Hasselblad.
  • Hasselblad: Two Hasselblad Masters 240-page collection of award-winning images and Victor magazine published by Hasselblad. (x 2!)
  • Hilton Tokyo: 1 night stay for two in the Tower Suite, including access to the Executive Lounge (x 2!)
  • Hombo Shuzo: Bottle of award-winning whisky (x 10!)
  • Jaguar Land Rover: Weekend luxury test-drive
  • Machiya Momiji: 2 night stay for up to four people at the 5-star machiya (traditional townhouse) in Kyoto
  • Mizutani Bicycle Co., Ltd: Brompton premium folding bicycle
  • The Peninsula Tokyo: 1 night stay in the Exectuve Suite for two, including breakfast at The Lobby
  • The Peninsula Tokyo: 3-course dinner for two at 'Steak and Grill Peter'
  • Tokyo American Club: One month trial pass for one with dinner for two at Decanter
  • Tokyo American Club: One month trial pass for one with spa course for two
  • Walk Japan: "Tokyo Tour" for two 
  • Walk Japan: "Nakasendo Way: The Kiso Road Tour" for two 

Nominations now closed! 

Nomination deadline: October 30 2014 at 17:00

What is the BBA?

VIDEO (05:13) from 2013 BBA HERE


  • Nijikai at 'ZATTA' (2F Hilton Shinjuku)
    Exotic color, light and shadow lure you into Zatta, a bar/lounge that sets the stage for a late-evening journey. Enjoy cutting-edge signature cocktails created by the experienced bartenders, daily live music, and weekend DJ sets. Zatta spices up the nightlife in Shinjuku.

  • Hotel stay - discount
    BBA guests are offered hugely discounted rates for staying at the Hilton Tokyo (Nishi-Shinjuku) on the evening of the 2014 BBA - November 14. Please email info@bccjapan.com for further information, or state "room" in the special notes box, when you are booking to attend the event. BBAにご参加の方にはヒルトン東京に特別価格にてご宿泊いただけます。(11月14日当日のみ) info@bccjapan.comにメールをお送りいただくか、参加のお申し込み時に2ページ目のNote 欄に 宿泊希望とご記入ください。こちらからご連絡いたします。

  • Dress code:
    Black tie or national dress 

  • Special notes: 
    Please let us know if you have any special dietary needs by Nov 7 Fri; the menu cannot be changed on the day. お食事に制限のある方(ベジタリアン・アレルギーなど)は必ず11月7日までにお知らせください。11月8日以降は特別メニューのお申し込みは出来ません。
  • Cancellation policy: Paid reservation by October 30 17:00, after which there can be no refunds on cancellations. No-shows will be charged. 締め切り以降のキャンセルは返金できません。(お名前の変更はできます) 締め切り後もお席のある限りお申し込みは出来ますがキャンセルはできません。 (通常メニューのみ)

Venue Information

Hilton Tokyo, 4F Kiku-no-ma
6-6-2 Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo

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Payment Options:

  • Paypal
  • Bank transfer

Member Cost: ¥27,000

Non-Members Cost: ¥27,000