Made for space: new manufacturing opportunities

Date: Thursday, 2 May 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, 3 May 2019 - 4:30pm

The global space industry is booming and is set to be worth over £400 billion by 2030. The UK space sector has trebled in size since 2000 and with further significant growth predicted, presents a major opportunity for high-value manufacturing companies.

Organiser: MTC

2nd Warwick Sea Scouts 60th Anniversary Fundraising Ball

Date: Thursday, 7 March 2019 - 9:45am

2nd Warwick Sea Scouts are hosting a fundraising ball to celebrate their 60th Anniversary!

Saturday 23rd March 2019, Warwick Hall, Myton Road, 7pm until midnight.

Tickets only £60 to include welcome drink, 3 course meal followed by coffee and mints, half a bottle of wine with your meal and entertainment!

You can purchase individuals tickets or why not get a group of friends together and book a table of 10?

Follow the link for tickets:


Organiser: 2nd Warwick Sea Scouts

An Evening with Chris Tarrant

Date: Friday, 1 March 2019 - 3:15pm

An Evening with Chris Tarrant hosted by Coventry City Football Club. 

Friday 1st March 2019 at the Ricoh Arena.

VIP: £80 per person

Standard: £55 per person

Organiser: Coventry City Football Club

Joining forces to create solutions: Digital Partnerships

Date: Wednesday, 5 December 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Joining forces to create solutions: Digital Partnerships

Keynote speakers include:

Professor John Latham
Vice Chancellor, Coventry University; Innovate UK Board Member; Chair of University Alliance
Sarah Windrum
CEO and Co-founder of the Emerald Group; CWLEP Board Member; Vice Chair, Skills Board, Tech UK
Dr Mike Short
Chief Scientific Adviser at the Department for International Trade

Organiser: Coventry University

Automotive Supply Chain Roadshow

Date: Thursday, 22 November 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

If you are in the Automotive Supply Chain in the West Midlands area, you may want to join us at our upcoming Automotive Supply Chain Roadshow, this year in Coventry on November 22nd. Part of the Coventry & Warwickshire Business Festival 2018.

We are bringing key speakers & business from Central & Eastern Europe to meet with British Business. Please see the event information and register below. 


The City of Coventry Freeman's Guild Apprentice of the Year Awards

Date: Tuesday, 29 January 2019 - 7:30pm to 11:30pm

The City of Coventry Freeman’s Guild has great pleasure in announcing that once again it is looking for outstanding young people to honour in its Apprentice of the Year Awards 2018. 

The purpose of the Guild Awards is to celebrate the achievements of local young people who are either apprentices or trainees and who are currently undertaking a contracted training programme linked to a recognised career path. 

Nominees do not have to be in the final year of their apprenticeship/training scheme.

Organiser: The City of Coventry's Freeman's Guild

University of Warwick Industry Day

Date: Wednesday, 19 September 2018 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

19th September 2018, The Slate at University of Warwick.

Free registration here

Do you work for a business with a focus on research and development?

We’ve collaborated with hundreds of businesses to help them thrive - from global corporates like Unilever, to forward-thinking regionally-based SMEs like Silson.

Organiser: University of Warwick

City of Coventry Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017

Date: Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 6:30pm

The City of Coventry Freeman’s Guild has great pleasure in announcing that once again it is looking for outstanding young people to honour in its’ Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017. 

The Awards dinner will be held in St Mary’s Hall on Tuesday 23rd January 2018 when the winners of this year’s competition will be announced, and awards will be presented by the Lord Mayor of Coventry.


Severn Trent's WaterAid Ball

Date: Monday, 19 June 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Severn Trent will be celebrating the Great British summer in style, while supporting the fantastic charity WaterAid, which is very close to their hearts!

The venue will be the grand Coombe Abbey Hotel and its Capability Brown designed gardens, which nestle in the heart of Warwickshire’s countryside and boast convenient transport links, being located just outside Coventry. The impressive venue will be decked out in a summer theme and will impress friends and colleagues.

Organiser: Severn Trent