CBI: Events
About the CBI


CBI is celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2015. In Northern Ireland, we will have a number of exclusive networking events throughout the year from dinners and lunches to conferences and roundtables. Book early to avoid disappointment...

March 2015

Thursday 26: CBI Northern Ireland 50th Anniversary Gala Dinner*
Join CBI members, local business leaders and political / media representatives for high level networking. Includes gourmet dinner and live entertainment
Strategic Partner: Barclays
Venue: Ramada Plaza, Shaws Bridge, Belfast
Time: 18.45 - 23.00

June 2015

Thursday 4: CBI Annual Economic Briefing & Lunch*
Join CBI's newly appointed Director of Economics, Rain Newton-Smith
Venue: Hilton Hotel Belfast
Partner: Bank of Ireland
Contact: anthea.savage@cbi.org.uk

September 2015

September 23 or 24: CBI Annual Lunch*
Venue: Culloden Spa Resort, Holywood
Corporate Partner: Rainbow Communications
Contact: anthea.savage@cbi.org.uk
**Sponsorship opportunities - headline and networking partners

Note: All events are FREE unless stated otherwise by [*].
Please book your space as indicated. 
Event Booking Terms & Conditions

 Sponsorship Opportunities 

Are you interested in aligning your organisation with the highly regarded CBI brand
through sponsorship or partnering an event? For a full proposal on any event, contact anthea.savage@cbi.org.uk

CBI Northern Ireland..

  • Represents around 1/3 of the private sector workforc
  • Represents more than 60% of the largest employers in Northern Ireland
  • It is the leading business organisation influencing the policies of the Northern Ireland Executive and Assembly.
  • The objective of our conferences, lunches, meetings and dinners is to give local CBI members unrivalled networking opportunities, plus access to senior figures from local business and government.

Key features of CBI events include:

A Real Occasion

  • Award-winning venues
  • Quality food and wine
  • Sell out venues / waiting lists to attend

Captive Audience & Quality Networking

  • Quality networking at CEO / MD level - key business leaders from the Province’s Top 100 companies, senior political stakeholders and professional advisors – a who’s who in Northern Ireland business.
  • Facilitated introductions to key speakers / guests
  • The biggest and most prestigious networking events in the NI business calendar.
  • Important business issues / trends discussed – forming a catalyst for economic development/improvement.

Raise Your Profile

  • Ideal opportunity to promote your brand to a targeted audience of leading CEO/MDs/political representatives.
  • CBI enjoys an extensive media profile - key business press in attendance at events with post-event interest via interviews, columns, articles, photo opportunities.
  • Online, digital & social media – all partners are recognised on the CBI website, monthly e-zine and ticket booking site. CBI has over 20,000 followers on Twitter and frequently uses Twitter to promote our activities and report during events. Hashtags are provided to guests pre-event with linked tweets to partners during the event.

Contact: For information on how to sponsor, host or partner a CBI Northern Ireland event, contact anthea.savage@cbi.org.uk; 028 9010 1117

 If you have a query, please contact us