B7 Summit

B7 Summit B7 Summit

11 May 2021



As part of the UK’s Presidency of the G7 group of leading democracies in 2021, the CBI is chairing the B7 group of business associations from G7 countries. The B7 acts as the voice of business for the G7. It will mobilise international business behind an ambitious G7 agenda and ahead of COP26 in Glasgow, demonstrating how business leadership can promote free trade, create a race to the top on net-zero and strengthen global resilience.


Tuesday 11 May

12:00 – 12:10 Welcome from Lord Bilimoria​
12:10 – 12:20 Keynote from Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, WTO DG​
12:20 – 12:40 Facilitated Q&A ​
12:40 – 12:50 Keynote from Deloitte as principal sponsor​
12:50 – 13:30 Discussion with Gita Gopinath, IMF Chief Economist​
13:45 – 15:00 Trade discussion ​

Wednesday 12 May

12:00 – 12:10 Scene setter from Lord Bilimoria​
12:10 – 13:40 Digital discussion
13:55 – 15:00  Climate and Biodiversity

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Leah Carter

Leah Carter

Senior Conference Event Manager