Tomorrow’s technology in Coventry today- CityFibre

Date: Wednesday, 11 September 2019 - 7:30am to 9:30am

Coventry is proud of its industrial heritage and its reputation as the birthplace of the motorcar. What few people are aware of is the role that Coventry is playing in developing the technologies of tomorrow. At this event we will look at revolutionary technologies that are already here or will be going live over the next few months.

From transforming communications, learning and health to how we move around the city (or even interact with it) - at this event you'll find out how Coventry is, once again, leading the way.

Organiser: CityFibre

Next Generation Champions

Date: Thursday, 20 June 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

We are pleased to announce a new addition to our Champions event programme: Next Generation Champions

This event will take place on Thursday, 20th June, from 5:30-7:00pm at the Herbert Art Gallery in Coventry.

We invite you to bring along a young graduate or junior recruit for this panel event.

Our panel of speakers includes:

Chloe Hollingsworth, Founder of Bottle Blonde Studio who made a jacket for Lady Gaga

Sarah-Jane Perry, British number 1 and number 6 in the world GB Squash player from Kenilworth

Organiser: CW Champions

CW Champions, 22nd May 2019

Date: Wednesday, 22 May 2019 - 7:30am to 9:30am

Our next CW Champions Event is Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 at The Cloud Pavilion, Dallas Burston Polo Club, Stoneythorpe Estate, Southam, CV47 2DL. 

Our keynote speakers are:
Helen Peters – CEO of Shakespeare’s England and CWLEP board member on the economic impact of tourism and leisure to our economy
Steve Lindsey – CEO of Lontra, on the company’s £65 million investment in Coventry and Warwickshire
Marc Truman – CEO of Arc Vehicle Ltd, which had designed the Vector -  the world’s most premium electric motorcycle

Organiser: CW Champions

West Mids Police and Crime Commissioner: Business Roundtable

Date: Wednesday, 10 April 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

The WMPCC is running a business roundtable at Aston Villa on 10 April.

Business in the Community believes in building healthy communities with business at their heart.

About the roundtable:

We are convening HR practitioners, recruitment managers and CR professionals from both large and small businesses to explore practical ways in which the business community can support and employ people with an offending background.

You will have the opportunity to learn and discuss:

Organiser: Business in the Community

Intersect by Vortex Creates

Date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Coventry is City of Culture. As we approach 2021 what does this mean for Businesses and Creative Industries in Coventry and Warwickshire, and how might we use this time as an opportunity to make new connections across sectors for mutual benefit and prosperity that live past 2021.

Organiser: Vortex Creates

CW Champions, 20th March 2019

Date: Wednesday, 20 March 2019 - 7:30am to 9:30am

Our next Coventry and Warwickshire Champions event will take place on Wednesday, 20th March at the Ricoh Arena Business Lounge from 7:30-9:30am.

Our speakers are:

Organiser: CW Champions

CW Champions, 16th January 2019

Date: Wednesday, 16 January 2019 - 7:30am to 10:30am

Our New Year Coventry & Warwickshire Champions event will take place on Wednesday, 16th January at The AMTC from 7.30 to 9.30am.

Breakfast and refreshments will be available during the networking session from 7.30am.

Details of keynote speakers will be announced soon.

Onsite parking is available free of charge.

Please RSVP to secure your place:

Organiser: CW Champions

CW Champions, 21st November 2018

Date: Wednesday, 21 November 2018 - 7:30am to 10:30am

As part of the Coventry and Warwickshire Business Festival, our next Coventry and Warwickshire Champions meeting will take place on Wednesday, 21st November at NAEC Stoneleigh Park, CV8 2LZ from 7:30am-9:30am.

For this event we have organised additional networking opportunities after the presentations until 10:30am.

Organiser: Coventry and Warwickshire Champions

Pop-up Curry Night

Date: Friday, 5 October 2018 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm

Our Bollywood style curry night will give an authentic flavour of the Punjabi style cooked meal lovingly prepared with the support of Mum's Kitchen a Coventry based Social Enterprise Project working with minority women to reduce social isolation.

A twist to the event is Networking while enjoying a drink at our well-sourced pop-up bar on arrival. Followed by a sit-in 3-course home-cooked meal prepared in a professional chef kitchen by mums in a restaurant-style ambience. Bollywood foot tapping tunes will be icing on top.



Organiser: Davina Connect

Nightmares and Nibbles

Date: Friday, 26 October 2018 - 7:30pm to Wednesday, 31 October 2018 - 9:30am

As All Hallows approaches, join Dr Frankenstein at this medieval hospital site for a sip and a nibble at the grand unveiling of a secret laboratory. This lab and clinic explores the properties of the human body and soul creating miracle cures for those daring to try this selection of tasty yet gruesome delights… 

A darkly humorous bodily buffet will slay your hunger pangs whilst experimental cocktail concoctions will unleash your inner monster. Scenery will feature historic taxidermy from the Herbert’s collection.

Organiser: Vortex Creates