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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The highlight of the Scotland business calendar, this sell-out event always attracts a high calibre audience from business and politics. This year, hear from CBI President, John Allan CBE. CBI President, John Allan CBE, will be speaking and sharin...

  • 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
  • 09 Oct 2019 / Reading
    CBI Thames Valley and South East Annual Dinner 2019
  • 17 Oct 2019 / Bristol
    South West Annual Dinner 2019
  • 24 Oct 2019 / Leeds
    CBI Yorkshire and the Humber Annual Dinner 2019
  • 12 Nov 2019 / Birmingham
    CBI Business Dinner - Greater Birmingham
  • 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, hear the latest business insights from Dame Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director-General, and network with other senior figures from across business. A valuable opportunity to build your profi...

  • 09 Oct 2019 / Lincolnshire
    CBI Business Lunch - Lincolnshire
  • 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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Our Leaders Dinner programme is a unique event where senior stakeholders can share thoughts with their peers on a range of topical themes within a “Chatham House rule” environment. Attend the CBI Leaders Dinner and you will: Connect with over 10...

  • 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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Join figures from across business and politics to connect, inspire and inform you and to kick start the Christmas season in your business calendar. Providing a festive ambiance to network amongst an audience of senior level attendees, the Christm...

  • 02 Dec 2019 / London
    Christmas Members Drinks