NDI National Conference and Dinner 2017: Great Britain. Great Expectations

When: 22 - 23 November 2017
Where: Alderley Park, Alderley, SK10 4TG

The two-day NDI National Conference and Dinner brings together the ‘who’s who’ of the defence, aerospace, security and space sectors for two days of business development to benefit your organisation.


At this year’s NDI National Conference and Dinner you will get the opportunity to hear from captains of industry and thought-leaders (private and public sector), meet with buyers through facilitated one to one meetings and network socially with your with your peers at our evening dinner.

The Conference will feature a stellar line up of speakers including Richard Daniel, CEO Raytheon, Brian Johnson, Business Development Director, BAE Systems Maritime, Professor Trevor Taylor, Professorial Research Fellow, Royal United Services Institute for Defence Studies – RUSI, plus senior politicians.

We will be exploring business growth opportunities both overseas and domestic, identifying the challenges to overcome and will hear about key plans for businesses across the sector.

This event promises to be an interesting and stimulating two days for our industry.


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Alderley Park, Nether, Alderley, SK10 4TG

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Who should attend?

Defence, aerospace, security and space

  • C-level contacts
  • CEO, MD
  • Commercial Directors, Business Development, Sales & Marketing Directors
  • Procurement, Purchasing, Supply Chain Directors
  • General Manager, Operations Director, Manufacturing Director 



Day 1 - 22 November 2017

08:00 – 09:00  Delegate registration  
09:20 Conference opening 
09:35  Conference welcome / Keynotes begin 
11:05  Coffee break 
11:35  Keynotes continued 
13:15  Networking lunch 
14:30 - 16:40  Breakout sessions 

Shrigley Hall Hotel, Cheshire

Conference Reception

19:45  Conference Dinner 


Day 2 - 23 November 2017

08:00 – 09:00 Delegate registration                       
09:00 B2B meetings
13:00 Networking lunch
14:00 B2B meetings
16:00 Close



With a range of flexible booking options for this event you can choose the package best suited for you. If purchasing more than one ticket you are entitled to receive a further discount of £20 off additional tickets at the same rate. Book your place today!


Tickets (excl VAT)  Member  Non-member
Two day conference + dinner - early bird single ticket (if booked before 31 August 2017)  £295  £395 
Two day conference + dinner - single ticket standard rate £325  £425 
One day conference ticket (22 OR 23 November 2017) £225  £275 
Dinner only ticket  £100  £125 
Dinner table of 10 - early bird (if booked before 31 August 2017) £900  £1125 
Dinner table of 10 - standard rate  £1000  £1250 
Exhibition package*  £1750 


*For information about exhibiting at the NDI Conference please contact NDI

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