Upcoming Events

All of our bespoke events are designed with family business needs at their heart.


Attend one of our popular events, be it an insight event, workshop, training session or ‘an audience with’ event. These events are perfect for getting a behind the scenes look at other family businesses, for networking and for delving into specific family business issues.


Learn from and network with family businesses large and small, including some of the country’s finest at our Family Business Conference.


Attend one of our Family Business Awards events to celebrate the best family businesses in your region.

Event details


The Family Business Conference 2020 – East Midlands

Thursday 02 July 2020 


The Family Business Conference – East Midlands is a great opportunity for family business owners looking to learn from and network with like-minded individuals and the best family business leaders in their region.  This flagship event, organised and run by The Family Business Network Ltd, was held in the East Midlands for the first time in 2019 at the International Bomber Command Centre in Lincoln.

Featuring contributions from highly-respected leaders of family businesses both old and new, large and small, in addition to family business experts and professionals that support the sector, this event forms a true highlight of the family business calendar and is perfect for family business owners and senior leadership.

The conference is co-hosted by Sue Howorth and Dave Clarkson of The Family Business Network.


North West Family Business Awards 2020

Friday 6th March 2020
Concorde Hangar, Runway Visitor Park
Manchester Airport



An exciting new awards ceremony which celebrates family businesses from across the North West is to be held for the first time next year.

The North West Family Business Awards is organised by The Family Business Network and will take place on Friday 6th March 2020 at the Cordorde Hangar at Runway Visitor Park, Manchester Airport. The evening will be hosted by television and radio presenter Nigel Barden.

The awards ceremony will be held in a purpose-built hangar that is home to the iconic G-BOAC British Airways Concorde, the famous flagship of the British Airways fleet and guests will be seated underneath the wings of Concorde no less!

The awards will champion and represent family businesses from all sectors, shapes, sizes and ages.

Entries open at midnight on the 10 October 2019 and will close on the 16 January 2020. Finalists will be chosen through a judging process ahead of the ceremony on March 6 2020.

For more details, general information, ticket information or sponsorship enquiries, please visit the website here




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