Events and Networking

Business Networking

First class business networking events, lunches and dinners. You'll hear from inspirational business speakers, build new connections. All tickets are sold on a first come first served basis. Book early to take advantage of 'early-bird' offers. With the exception of Member Receptions, non-members of the CBI are very welcome.


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Business Dinners

Providing the perfect setting to network and make lasting connections in a relaxed setting. With inspiring speeches or thought provoking panel sessions. They are perfect for entertaining your business contacts to help you strengthen your important business relationships.

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Join over 300 business leaders from across the region for a lively evening of discussion and networking. Hear the latest political, business and economic insights from the CBI Vice-President and other keynote speakers. This year we will be taking...

  • 10 Jun 2020 / Birmingham
    CBI West Midlands Annual Dinner 2020
  • 18 Jun 2020 / Newcastle upon Tyne
    CBI North East Annual Dinner 2020
  • 24 Jun 2020 / Norwich
    CBI Business Dinner - Norwich
  • 25 Jun 2020 / Pitfodels
    CBI Business Dinner – Aberdeen
  • 10 Sep 2020 / Glasgow
    CBI Scotland Annual Dinner
  • 17 Sep 2020 / Windermere
    CBI Business Dinner - Cumbria
  • 22 Sep 2020 / Belfast
    CBI Northern Ireland Annual Dinner 2020
  • 07 Oct 2020 / Nottingham
    CBI East Midlands Annual Dinner 2020
  • 15 Oct 2020 / Leeds
    CBI Yorkshire and the Humber Annual Dinner 2020
  • 05 Nov 2020 / Birmingham
    CBI Business Dinner - West Midlands
  • 12 Nov 2020 / Bristol
    CBI South West Annual Dinner 2020
  • 19 Nov 2020 / Yarm
    CBI Business Dinner - Teesside
  • 26 Nov 2020 / Salford
    CBI North West Annual Dinner 2020
  • 03 Dec 2020 / Cardiff
    CBI Wales Annual Dinner 2020

Business Lunches

Network and make lasting connections. With inspiring speeches or thought provoking panel sessions. Perfect for entertaining your business contacts to help you strengthen your important business relationships. Members and Non-members are welcome at these lunches.

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Come and join us for the 2020 CBI South West Annual Lunch – a major highlight of the regional business calendar attracting more than 200 business leaders. Join other business leaders at this event to: Meet, engage and build new connections with...

  • 26 Jun 2020 / Bristol
    CBI South West Annual Lunch
  • 16 Sep 2020 / Cardiff
    CBI Wales Annual Lunch
  • 08 Oct 2020 / Doddington
    CBI Business Lunch - Lincolnshire
  • 22 Oct 2020 / Holywood
    CBI Business Lunch - Belfast
  • 03 Dec 2020 / Edinburgh
    CBI Scotland Annual Lunch

Member Receptions

Over drinks and canapes, take the opportunity to meet with other CBI members, politicians and CBI staff. Exclusive to CBI members, non-member tickets are not available.

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Develop your professional network with dozens of senior figures across business and politics at our fabulous summer event highlight. The Summer Reception is the perfect opportunity to share, engage in and be a part of the important discussions ha...

  • 30 Jun 2020 / City of London
    Summer Reception
  • 20 Oct 2020 / London
    Westminster Reception
  • 28 Oct 2020 / London
    Westminster Reception
  • 10 Nov 2020 / London
    Westminster Reception

CBI Annual Dinner

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Connect with hundreds of senior executives and political stakeholders as you experience fine dining at the CBI’s exclusive Annual Dinner. Please note this dinner is being postponed from 20 May 2020 to a future date to be confirmed. This is due to...

  • 01 Sep 2020 / London
    CBI Annual Dinner 2020