BUSINESS LIFE: BUSINESS DIARY.JANUARY 30 - CBI CBI
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CBI n abbr (= Confederation of British Industry) → C.E.O.E. West Midlands West Midlands, former metropolitan county, central England. Created in the 1974 local government reorganization, the county embraced the Birmingham conurbation and comprised seven metropolitan districts: Walsall, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Sandwell, Birmingham, Solihull, senior executive lunch with Alan Jones Alan Jones is the name of:
FEBRUARY 6 - Platform lunch, Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce, Falcon Hotel, Chapel Street, Stratford.
FEBRUARY 12 - Meet the Chamber meeting, Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce, Oak Tree Court, Binley.
FEBRUARY 15 - Joint CBI West Midlands and Birmingham Forward "Business to Business" lunch, Birmingham Botanical Gardens This article is about the Birmingham, England garden. For the Birmingham, Alabama garden, see Birmingham Botanical Gardens (USA).
The Birmingham Botanical Gardens are botanical gardens situated in Edgbaston, Birmingham, England. .
FEBRUARY 20 - "The Importance of Fish", an evening seminar at Henley College Hospitality Department, Henley Road, Bell Green, Coventry.
FEBRUARY 21 - free seminar on tourism and the Disability Discrimination Act at Stratford Moat House Hotel between 9-30am and 4pm organised by South Warwickshire Business Partnership.
FEBRUARY 22 - CBI West Midlands senior executive lunch with Richard Wilson, Secretary of the Cabinet and head of the Civil Service, Lakeside Centre, Aston University.
FEBRUARY 28 - Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber High Profile Dinner with Barry Cryer at the Menzies Leofric Hotel, Broadgate, Coventry.
MARCH 20 - High profile breakfast event featuring keynote speaker Dr Ken Robinson, former professor of education at the University of Warwick In the 1960s and 1970s, Warwick had a reputation as a politically radical institution. More recently, the University has been seen as a favoured institution of the British New Labour government. . To be held at Chamber head office, Oak Tree Court Conference Centre, Binley.
MARCH 20-21 - Midlands Manufacturing 2002, at the NEC (NEC Corporation, Tokyo, www.nec.com, www.necus.com) An electronics conglomerate known in the U.S. for its monitors. In Japan, it had the lion's share of the PC market until the late 1990s (see PC 98).
NEC was founded in Tokyo in 1899 as Nippon Electric Company, Ltd. , Birmingham.