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 senior business leaders as they engage with a panel of experts and the CBI President for a lively and informative discussion over dinner. A valuable opportunity to build your profile and make lasting business connections that will help drive...

  • 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
  • 12 Mar 2020 / Essex
    CBI Business Dinner - Essex
  • 02 Apr 2020 / Nottingham
    CBI East Midlands Annual Dinner 2020
  • 10 Sep 2020 / Glasgow
    CBI Scotland Annual 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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We hope you will join us for the 2020 CBI Scotland Annual Lunch – a major highlight of the regional business calendar attracting more than 250 business leaders. We will hear from our keynote speakers - including CBI Director General, Dame Carolyn...

  • 29 May 2020 / Edinburgh
    CBI Scotland Annual Lunch

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
  • 28 Jan 2020 / London
    Westminster Reception
  • 05 Feb 2020 / Manchester
    North West Chair's Member Reception
  • 05 Feb 2020 / London
    Westminster Reception
  • 26 Feb 2020 / Edinburgh
    Holyrood Reception
  • 18 Mar 2020 / London
    Westminster Reception