EEF National Conference Dinner
20 February 2018, London Hilton Park Lane, W1K 1BE
From 7pm

'The most prestigious black-tie event of the year, and a highlight in the business calendar’

The Dinner is now Sold Out

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Join us as we bring the manufacturing community together for an exclusive evening of drinks, dinner and unrivalled networking opportunities.
Celebrate our thriving manufacturing industry alongside fellow senior leaders, policy makers and key stakeholders at this unmissable event.

Evening Programme (compered by broadcaster and conference chair Steph McGovern)

6.45pm         Pre-dinner drinks and networking
7.25pm         Doors open
8.30pm         Guest of Honour, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Rt Hon Greg Clark
10.10pm         After dinner speaker, broadcaster Jeremy Vine
10.30pm         Drinks
Midnight        Carriages



The most cost-effective tickets are those purchased as a package with your conference attendance. Additional dinner tickets* available at £260 + VAT. Book individual conference and dinner tickets now.


You are very welcome to bring guests, and half tables/tables of ten* are available to purchase at £2500 + VAT for a full table of ten, or £1250 + VAT for a half table of 5.
Email Caroline O'Neill for Group booking information

All tickets include pre-dinner drinks, a 3 course meal and half a bottle of wine. For those who enjoy a night-cap, a cash bar will be open after dinner. Email Caroline O'Neill for more information.


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Delegates can add the time spent attending this event to their CPD hours.