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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Please note: we are constantly reviewing our events programme in line with government guidelines and will provide an update if any changes are made to this event. Following the hugely successful sell-out event in 2019, book your place now for 202...

  • 17 Sep 2020 / Windermere
    CBI Business Dinner - Cumbria
  • 07 Oct 2020 / Nottingham
    CBI East Midlands Annual Dinner 2020
  • 08 Oct 2020 / Newcastle upon Tyne
    CBI North East Annual Dinner 2020
  • 08 Oct 2020 / Duxford
    CBI East of England Annual Dinner 2020
  • 15 Oct 2020 / Leeds
    CBI Yorkshire and the Humber Annual Dinner 2020
  • 19 Nov 2020 / Yarm
    CBI Business Dinner - Teesside
  • 19 Nov 2020 / Birmingham
    CBI West Midlands Annual Dinner 2020
  • 26 Nov 2020 / Salford
    CBI North West Annual Dinner 2020
  • 03 Dec 2020 / Cardiff
    CBI Wales Annual Dinner 2020
  • 10 Dec 2020 / Bristol
    CBI South West 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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We hope you will join us for the 2020 CBI Wales Annual Lunch – a major highlight of the  business calendar attracting more than 230 business leaders. We will hear from CBI Director-General, Dame Carolyn Fairbairn who will share her perspectives o...

  • 16 Sep 2020 / Cardiff
    CBI Wales Annual Lunch
  • 22 Oct 2020 / Holywood
    CBI Business Lunch - Belfast
  • 01 Dec 2020 / Doddington
    CBI Business Lunch - Lincolnshire

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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Welcoming back the Mayor of London for a member-exclusive discussion with Carolyn Fairbairn, this year's Virtual Summer Reception invites members to discuss the critical issues at the heart of business. The Summer Reception is the perfect opportun...

  • 16 Jul 2020 / Online
    Virtual 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 from 20 May 2020 to a date in September, exact date to be con...

  • 01 Dec 2020 / London
    CBI Annual Dinner 2020