Beginning Monday, 01 July 2019 12:30
End Monday, 01 July 2019 14:30
Location Manos Premier, Chaussée de Charleroi 100-106, 1060, Brussels, Belgium
Event fees British Chamber members: €0.00 (incl. VAT)
Non-members: €0.00 (incl. VAT)

At a time when the spotlight is on Northern Ireland, Alastair Hamilton, CEO Invest Northern Ireland will speak about the evolving and successful economic development of Northern Ireland; what has been achieved and what is yet to come.  Northern Ireland has come a long way; from a past of conflict to a present of peace and world class business and looking forward to a bright future.

Why attend?

Whatever happens with Brexit, business between the United Kingdom, Belgium and the rest of Europe will continue to be essential to the economic future of all. This event will provide insights on business developments in the UK and bring together business people with keen interest in the success of British-European business, trade and investment.

In order to register for this event, please email Wendy.


There is no charge for this event but places are strictly limited. In the interest of maximising places for members we will be invoicing‘no shows’ at the rate of €75.00. So if you find later that you cannot attend, please give us adequate notice so that we can make places available to other members.


CEO | Invest Northern Ireland

Alastair Hamilton was appointed Chief Executive of Invest Northern Ireland, the region’s economic development agency, in April 2009, responsible for delivering the economic development policies of the Northern Ireland Executive. Prior to joining Invest Northern Ireland, Alastair was employed at BT, where he held a number of positions, including MD for BT Major Business in Ireland before becoming Director of BT Health in London. In May 2007, Alastair was seconded for one year to work as Economic & Business Adviser to the Northern Ireland First Minister. A past chair of the Economic Affairs Committee of the CBI, Alastair has also served as Vice President of the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce. He is a chartered Director and a fellow of the IoD. In February 2016, Alastair was the winner of the IoD Lunn’s Award of Excellence and that October won the Public Sector Director of the Year, at the IOD 2016 UK Director of the Year Awards.

This event is held under the Chatham House Rule.
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