Brown O'Connor Communications Political and Business Events Forward Look September/October

September – October 2018



3 September, Next Belfast City Council Meeting

5 September, Hospitality Ulster, Retail NI and Manufacturing NI House of Commons reception

6 September, Social Media Belfast, Titanic Belfast

6&7 September, RHI inquiry with former Minister Jonathan Bell

10 September, Nominations for Irish Presidential Election close

12 September, NI Chamber Annual Networking Conference & Business Showcase

13 September, House of Commons, Conference Recess

14 September, IoD NI Young Directors Forum, Boojum, Allstate, Belfast

14 September, NI Affairs Select Committee Deadline for evidence on Education Budget Inquiry 

20 September, Next Belfast City Council Brexit Committee

22 September, NI Health & Fitness Awards, Crowne Plaza, Shaw’s Bridge  

23 September, Labour Party Conference, Liverpool

26 September, Derry City and Strabane District Council Investment/City Deal Event, London

27 September, Northern Ireland Energy Forum, Titanic Belfast

30 September, Conservative Party Conference, Birmingham


1 October, Closing date for entries for Women in Business Awards

1 October, Closing date for entries for NI Corporate Finance Awards

5 October, IoD NI Young Directors Conference 2018, Merchant Hotel, Belfast

8 October, In Camera Lunch with Sue Gray, Permanent Secretary, Department of Finance

9 October, Irish Budget (expected)

11 October, 2018 NILGA Annual Conference and Exhibition, Armagh City Hotel

12 October, Derry Chamber of Commerce Presidents Dinner

16 & 17 October, Hospitality Exchange 2018, Crowne Plaza Belfast

18 October, In-Camera Dinner with Head of the NI Civil Service, David Sterling

18 October, Big Data Belfast, Waterfront Hall

19 October, CIPR Awards, Culloden Hotel

25 October, CBI NI Annual Lunch, Titanic Belfast

26 October, Irish Presidential election

29-31 October, Build Peace Conference, Ulster University