From large-scale networking events, bringing together senior political and business leaders, to small-scale consultations which engage members and stakeholders in our policy development, London First runs a wide range of events.
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Calendar of events
London First Partner dinner with Rt Hon Keir Starmer MP QC, Shadow Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union
Wednesday 11 October 7:00PM - 9:30PM
London First is delighted to be organising a small private dinner discussion for our senior business leaders with the Rt Hon Keir Starmer MP QC. Sir Keir was elected as Labour MP for Holborn & St Pancras in May 2015. In October 2016, Keir was appointed to the Shadow Cabinet, taking up the role as […]
Tuesday 17 October 8:00AM - 10:30AM
The tragic fire at the 24-storey Grenfell Tower block of public housing flats in north Kensington on 14 June 2017 has made that building a landmark in a number of ways. The cause and lessons are being examined in an inquiry conducted by Sir Martin Moore-Bick. This breakfast briefing will look at what help can […]
Tuesday 17 October 8:15AM - 9:30AM
As part of our series of borough leader events please join us for a breakfast meeting with the newly-elected leader of the London Borough of Waltham Forest, Cllr Clare Coghill. The event will be a chance to discuss how the borough plans to attract jobs and growth, and how London First members can work to […]
Tuesday 31 October 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Earlier this year, London First and GIA published ‘Guiding Light: Unlocking London’s Residential Density’. The report called for a new approach to the assessment of daylight and sunlight standards for new residential development in London so that better use can be made if of its land to deliver more homes. Please join us for a […]
Breakfast Roundtable with Christopher Hayward, Chair of the City’s Planning and Transportation committee
Monday 06 November 8:00AM - 9:45AM
The Square Mile is the world’s leading international financial and business centre, provides employment for over 370,000 people and is home to 9,000 residents. It has excellent public transport links, arts and cultural facilities of international renown, high quality architecture and historic assets attracting 8.8 million visitors a year. The City’s economic dynamism and competing […]
Thursday 09 November 8:00AM - 9:45AM
The previous Mayor set forward plans for the development of 30 Housing Zones in partnership with London boroughs and their development partners as part of their Housing Strategy. This event will use a series of public and private sector case studies from across London to explore how housing zones work.
Roundtable lunch on Oxford Street’s Pedestrianisation with Val Shawcross CBE, Deputy Mayor for Transport
Monday 13 November 1:15PM - 2:45PM
Oxford Street is the UK’s most famous shopping street at the heart of the West End’s global retail shopping district and accommodates 4 million visitors a week. The Mayor of London has committed to deliver its pedestrianisation by 2020, aiming to reduce congestion, improve air quality and improve safety for pedestrians. Please join us for […]
Tuesday 14 November 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Join us at this reception with the Managing Director of London Underground, Mark Wild. We will hear about and discuss one of London’s global icons: its Tube network. London First is highly supportive of further investment in the Tube, and with new passenger number records regularly being set and a number of lines still to […]
Tuesday 14 November 7:00PM - 9:30PM
London First is delighted to be organising a small private dinner discussion for our senior business leaders with Lord Livingston of Parkhead. Ian Livingston has almost two decades of board level FTSE 100 experience, as Group Chief Executive Officer of BT Group plc until 2013 and more recently as Chairman of the Board and Chairman […]
London First breakfast roundtable with Bernadette Kelly, Permanent Secretary at the Department for Transport
Thursday 16 November 8:00AM - 9:45AM
London First invites Partners to hear from Bernadette Kelly, Permanent Secretary at the Department for Transport, about the current opportunities and challenges facing the DfT and to participate in a roundtable discussion. Topics will include Crossrail 2, national rail investment and aviation. INVITATION ONLY