October 19th
2:00pm
19th October 2021 2:00pm – 3:00pm

London First Chair & CEO virtual roundtable - October

Invitation only

These virtual roundtables and dinners provide senior business leaders — chairs and CEOs — in membership with the opportunity to discuss the future of business, the capital and the economy with a specific focus on what is needed to support the capital’s recovery from Covid-19. All discussions take place under the Chatham House rule. 

October 19th
2:00pm
19th October 2021 2:00pm – 3:00pm

London First Chair & CEO virtual roundtable - October

Invitation only

These virtual roundtables and dinners provide senior business leaders — chairs and CEOs — in membership with the opportunity to discuss the future of business, the capital and the economy with a specific focus on what is needed to support the capital’s recovery from Covid-19. All discussions take place under the Chatham House rule. 

October 19th
2:30pm
19th October 2021 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Roundtable with DLUHC London Housing Team

Invitation only

This virtual roundtable will provide members with an opportunity to engage directly with DLUHC’s London Housing team. Following a short introduction, the team will provide their perspectives on three key issues that are affecting the industry; supply chain and labour shortages, affordable housing delivery against the new grant regime and the current progress of the First Homes policy.

In collaboration with EcoWorld

October 20th
10:00am
20th October 2021 10:00am – 11:15am

Skilling London Series: Why good work matters and how to deliver it

Part of the Skilling London Series
Invitation only
Against the backdrop of an evolving labour market – automation, emerging business models, and changing ways of working — the Taylor Review of Modern Working Practices set out important thinking on what good work is and what employers, and government, can do to support it. Now that COVID-19 has posed a significant challenge to both employees and employers and has introduced perhaps a new future of work, the idea of Good Work is ever more critical.

In collaboration with Thames Water

October 21st
8:30am
21st October 2021 8:30am – 10:00am

Briefing with Catherine McGuinness, Policy Chair of the City of London Corporation

Invitation only

As part of our series of events with the leaders of London’s most vibrant boroughs, join us for an in-person briefing with Catherine McGuinness, Policy Chair of the City of London Corporation.
 
This event will be an excellent opportunity to hear Catherine discuss her priorities for the City, her perspective on the key issues facing London business and the role that local government can play as we move into the next stage of recovery. 
 
 

Hosted by DP9

October 27th
2:15pm
27th October 2021 2:15pm – 3:30pm

Business Advisory Group - 27 October

Invitation only

London First’s Business Advisory Group comprises leaders from cross-sector businesses, who examine the big questions the capital must answer in order to promote a positive recovery and remain competitive into the future. The group is chaired by London First Chairman Paul Drechsler and connects the business voice with government at all levels.

November 16th
6:00pm
16th November 2021 6:00pm – 8:30pm

London First Chair & CEO dinner - November

Invitation only

These informal roundtables provide senior business leaders — Chairs and CEOs — in membership with the opportunity to discuss the impact of Covid-19 on business, the capital and the economy and to look ahead to what business and the government will need to focus on to support the capital’s recovery. All discussions take place under the Chatham House rule. 

The November Chair and CEO roundtable will take place in person as a private dinner.

November 17th
9:00am
17th November 2021 9:00am – 11:00am

Skills London - Harnessing the talents of all Londoners via a skills-led route to recovery

Flagship Event

November 18th
9:30am
18th November 2021 9:30am – 11:00am

In Conversation with Tom Copley, Deputy Mayor for Housing and Residential Development

Invitation only
Six months on from the Mayoral election, Tom will outline the Mayor’s housing priorities for his second term of office and the work underway to implement the Mayor’s housing commitments in his manifesto. In addition, Tom will offer his thoughts on the current housing market and wider changes to policy and politics at a national level that impact on London. Plenty of time will be allowed for members to put their questions to the Deputy Mayor.

Hosted by Pinsent Masons

November 23rd
8:30am
23rd November 2021 8:30am – 10:00am

Briefing with Councillor Nesil Caliskan, Leader of Enfield Council

Invitation only

As part of our series of events with the leaders of London’s most vibrant boroughs, join us for an in-person briefing with Councillor Nesil Caliskan, Leader of Enfield Council.

This event will be an excellent opportunity to hear the Leader discuss her priorities for Enfield, her perspective on the key issues facing London business and the role that local government can play as we move into recovery.

December 15th
10:00am
15th December 2021 10:00am – 11:00am

London First Chair & CEO virtual roundtable - December

Invitation only

These virtual roundtables and dinners provide senior business leaders — chairs and CEOs — in membership with the opportunity to discuss the future of business, the capital and the economy with a specific focus on what is needed to support the capital’s recovery from Covid-19. All discussions take place under the Chatham House rule.