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 Dame Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director General and 300+ senior business figures at our flagship event for an evening of high level networking that is set to connect, inspire and inform you. As one of the most prestigious events in the region,...

  • 24 Oct 2019 / Leeds
    CBI Yorkshire and the Humber Annual Dinner 2019
  • 13 Nov 2019 / Manchester
    CBI North West Annual Dinner 2019
  • 14 Nov 2019 / Birmingham
    CBI Business Dinner - Greater Birmingham
  • 21 Nov 2019 / Teesside
    CBI Business Dinner - Teesside
  • 05 Dec 2019 / Cardiff
    CBI Wales Annual Dinner 2019
  • 27 Jan 2020 / London
    Chinese New Year Dinner

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...

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

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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For the first time at the CBI Annual Conference, the CBI LGBT+ Network is bringing together leading LGBT+ business leaders and straight allies to celebrate progress on equality in the workplace. You’ll hear from high-profile speakers on next step...

  • 18 Nov 2019 / London
    LGBT+ Reception
  • 02 Dec 2019 / London
    Christmas Members Drinks
  • 04 Dec 2019 / London
    Westminster Reception