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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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...

  • 20 Jun 2019 / Newcastle upon Tyne
    CBI North East Annual Dinner 2019
  • 20 Jun 2019 / Aberdeen
    CBI Business Dinner - Aberdeen
  • 27 Jun 2019 / Ewloe
    CBI Business Dinner - North Wales
  • 04 Jul 2019 / Liverpool
    CBI Business Dinner - Liverpool
  • 05 Sep 2019 / Glasgow
    CBI Scotland Annual Dinner 2019
  • 19 Sep 2019 / Dundee
    CBI Business Dinner - Dundee
  • 26 Sep 2019 / Cambridgeshire
    CBI East of England Annual Dinner 2019
  • 24 Oct 2019 / Leeds
    CBI Yorkshire and the Humber Annual Dinner 2019
  • 13 Nov 2019 / Manchester
    CBI North West Annual Dinner 2019
  • 21 Nov 2019 / Teesside
    CBI Business Dinner - Teesside
  • 05 Dec 2019 / Cardiff
    CBI Wales Annual Dinner 2019

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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With the current political and economic climate in flux, this event provides a timely opportunity to gain valuable insights from the CBI President, John Allan CBE and connect with 400+ senior executives. The CBI Northern Ireland Annual Lunch is...

  • 24 Oct 2019 / Holywood
    CBI Northern Ireland Annual Lunch 2019

Leaders Dinners

By personal invitation only. The CBI President hosts, in partnership with our sponsors, dinner for selected members and special guests.

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Under ‘Chatham House’ rule, two captivating speeches, 100+ senior business leaders - The CBI Leaders Lunch is our most exclusive event. Offering fantastic opportunities for high-level networking. You will also be joined by a political guest speak...

  • 17 Jun 2019 / London
    Leaders Lunch  (by invitation only)
  • 07 Oct 2019 / London
    Leaders Dinner (by invitation only)

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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A key member networking event in the Scottish business calendar. Join senior figures from across business and politics in Scotland to connect, inspire and inform you. The event will be hosted by The Rt Hon David Mundell MP, Secretary of State f...

  • 26 Jun 2019 / London
    Westminster Summer Reception
  • 04 Jul 2019 / London
    Summer Reception
  • 02 Dec 2019 / London
    Christmas Members Drinks