Events and Networking

Policy Focus

Discuss and explore the policy issues your business is facing and work together with the CBI and members to help find the best resolutions to them. Year-round opportunities are available to shape CBI policy, ensuring we present the exact message you want portraying to government.


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Policy Briefings

CBI Policy Experts will share their insights, updates to support your understanding of the latest policy developments. You'll discover how your business can both prepare and capitalise, and how to negate any risk posed by policy changes and developments.

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With public and political concern about climate change at an all-time high, business needs to show it is part of the solution.  Gain expert insight from the CBI Head of Energy & Climate Change at this policy briefing. The transition to a low-c...

  • 28 Jan 2020 / Cambridge
    Policy Briefing on Net-Zero Emissions

Member Consultations

The CBI is frequently called upon by Government and policy makers to provide the business view, assessment of impact and perspectives on a wide range of potential future policy changes. It is critical that business engages to shape the change it needs to see. CBI member consultations are a key method for all members to input and learn about potential change.

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With the Prime Minister having pledged nothing short of an infrastructure revolution in the run up to the General Election, join us in Manchester for what is set to be a timely discussion on investment in the UK’s transport infrastructure. The CB...

  • 11 Feb 2020 / Manchester
    Member Consultation on the Future of Commuting
  • 13 Feb 2020 / Middlesbrough
    Member Consultation on Devolution and the Northern Powerhouse
  • 25 Feb 2020 / Manchester
    Member Consultation on Devolution and the Northern Powerhouse

Sector Forums

Exclusively for CBI Members only. Providing an opportunity for specific sectors to come together to discuss, challenge and debate how policy is impacting the sector, to network. Forums are less formal that our Standing Committees and attendance is open to all members in the sector.

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Join us for our North West Energy Forum and contribute further towards the CBI’s wider policy campaigns across energy and climate change. Members will be joined by a CBI Policy Adviser from the Infrastructure and Energy team, who will provide key...

  • 20 Feb 2020 / Manchester
    Energy Sector Forum
  • 24 Mar 2020 / Newcastle upon Tyne
    Energy Sector Forum