14th December 2021 8:30am – 10:00am
This event will assess the affordable housing and S106 market in London and the appetite from registered providers for them. It will be an all rounded view as assessed from across the industry and will also look at partnerships and how new JVs/other types of partnership are faring.
In collaboration with Catalyst Housing and Town Legal LLP
14th December 2021 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Join London First and Dominvs Group for Christmas networking drinks.
This festive reception will bring together members and stakeholders for a cross-sector discussion about what’s next for London and how we can better embed social value into business to the benefit of the capital’s communities.
Hosted by Dominvs Group
15th December 2021 10:00am – 11:00am
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.
16th December 2021 8:30am – 10:00am
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 Peter Mason, Leader of Ealing Council.
This event will be an excellent opportunity to hear the Leader discuss his priorities for Ealing, his 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 Enerveo
11th January 2022 8:30am – 10:00am
As part of our series of events with the leaders of London’s most vibrant boroughs, join us for an in-person briefing with John Biggs, Mayor of Tower Hamlets.
This event will be an excellent opportunity to hear the Mayor discuss his priorities for Tower Hamlets, his 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 BT
13th January 2022 5:00pm – 7:30pm
Join London First for a special leadership event with Rob Webb QC, Chairman of Luminance, in conversation with Deputy Assistant Commissioner Bas Javid, Metropolitan Police Service.
Hosted by FTI Consulting
1st February 2022 9:00am – 10:30am
EcoWorld will lead a site tour of their Apo Barking development providing guests with a presentation and the opportunity to walk around the development. Guests will have the opportunity to engage directly with EcoWorld and ask their questions during the course of the event.
In collaboration with EcoWorld
22nd February 2022 9:00am – 10:00am
Councillor Matthew Bennett will lead a roundtable discussion with members regarding the work that Lambeth Borough Council is doing to increase house building in the borough. Members will be able to put their questions to him after the discussion via the Q&A session.
Hosted by Grimshaw
24th February 2022 10:00am – 11:15am
Skilling London Series: Tackling Skills Shortages - the importance of Further Education and Business Partnerships
A London First Skilling London Virtual Roundtable hosted by Collab Group
As London recovers from the pandemic, all sectors are facing skills and labour shortages. To tackle this, effective partnerships between Further Education Colleges and Business are critical in matching skills needs and jobs to training. This roundtable will explore what good partnerships look like and how to deliver them.
Hosted by Collab Group
3rd March 2022 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Invitation only. Next in our Supper Club series, London First members will have the opportunity for informal dinner and conversation with Guto Harri. Guto spent 18 years at the BBC, becoming the Chief Political Correspondent, before joining Boris Johnson’s City Hall as Director of External Affairs. He is now an advisor, commentator and presenter and will be sharing his insights into the challenges faced by the current Government and what this means for business in the capital.
In partnership with Deloitte