Forge new connections, gain valuable insights and enjoy great hospitality, while hearing from the CBI Deputy Director-General, the Japanese Ambassador to the UK, and comedian Alexander Armstrong.
Join the best of North East business as we host our flagship event.
CBI's Deputy Director-General, Josh Hardie
Mr Koji Tsuruoka, Japanese Ambassador to the UK will provide an insightful address, highlighting key business links between Japan and the UK.
Alexander Armstrong is a comedian, actor, quiz show host, singer, adventurer, presenter. Alexander Armstrong has many strings to his entertainment bow. He’s a regular face of primetime TV, he is best known for being one half of comedy duo Armstrong and Miller alongside fellow actor Ben Miller and hosting the hugely popular quiz show Pointless, as well as frequently guest hosting on BBC1’s Have I Got News For You. In 2015, Alexander fronted a documentary series for ITV, In the Land of Midnight Sun, in which he embarked on an epic 8000-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle.
By attending this event you will:
Enjoy a unique networking experience with over 300 senior business executives from across the region’s business and political community, as well as the Local Enterprise Partnership
Hear from high-profile speakers across the world of business and politics as they share their perspectlives on a range of issues
Have the opportunity to entertain clients and business associates at a fine dining experience, including a three-course dinner and accompanying wine
This event welcomes all business leaders. Book your place today and join us at this premier business event in the North East.
Dress code: Black tie
Our charity partner
All proceeds from our charity draw on the night will support the CBI Breakfast Clubs in Association with Greggs Foundation. These were set up to help primary school children get a nutritious start to their school day. If you would like to make a contribution by donating a gift for the draw please contact Lindi Wooding.
If you have any questions:
Please contact the Event Manager Roger Justin.
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