The Cork Chamber Annual Dinner proudly sponsored by AIB is the region’s flagship black tie event, bringing together business leaders, political decision makers and influencers to celebrate the best of Cork.
The Business Breakfast series run in association with RDJ and media partner Irish Examiner provides members with direct access to high profile guest speakers across a range of topics and industries. Scheduled up to 7 times during the year and attracting up to 200 attendees, this event is a must-attend for both new and long-standing members to build and maintain connections.
The Leaders’ Lunch series in association with Grant Thornton is specifically for C-Level and senior business representatives from the largest companies in our membership. Held three times during the year, up to 60 CEOs and business leaders attend this exclusive lunch event to hear from a leading and inspirational business speaker in a confidential, ‘in-camera’ setting.
The emphasis is on sharing business insights and building strong relationships with fellow business leaders across industry through high level networking.
This event is exclusive to our Chamber Partners, Collaborate and Advance categories of membership.
The Sporting Lunch in association with Arachas provides the unique opportunity to meet some of Ireland’s game changers and be inspired by their incredible journeys.
Past speakers have included Rory Best, Damien Cahalane, Emily Hegarty and Shane Walsh.
Our regular New Members Breakfasts in association with 3B1 provide an opportunity for our newer members to meet and to engage with each other and the wider Chamber team over an informal breakfast at Cork Chamber while promoting their business and sharing advice and ideas.
Throughout the year our nearly 70 Cork Chamber Partners convene as a Thought Leaders Council to identify and discuss the key challenges and opportunities for the region’s businesses and economy.
The Council meets three times annually to discuss and secure further insights on developments relevant to business in Ireland and hear from a leading political/business representative/decision maker on key policy priorities and strategies of action at national or international level.
This event is exclusive to our Chamber Partners.
Our Networking at Noon provides attendees with an opportunity to network with fellow Chamber members in a historic or new and vibrant office space or venue.
Our Business Owners Forum provides our SME business owners with a significant opportunity to learn from and share with peers. Guest speakers and industry experts regularly join these sessions to contribute tailored content and niche expertise.
This group is typically suited to our Connect and Accelerate members who are running their own businesses.
If you are interested in taking part in this forum and attending these regular catch-ups or would like some more information please contact email@example.com
This virtual ‘Connects’ event series in association with Arachas provides inimitable opportunities for members to make meaningful connections and network with others in a different location. It provides a unique offering through its interactive format, and the opportunity to connect directly with a wide-ranging business audience where you will meet other Cork Chamber members and also get the exciting opportunity to connect with Chamber members from around the country.
Previous Connects featured Chamber members in Limerick, Waterford, Kildare, Dublin, Galway, Kilkenny and Northern Ireland.
Our strategic HR Partner Adare Human Resource Management provide regular informative webinars outlining employment law updates and giving HR guidance to businesses.
The Cork Chamber Golf Classic in association with Lexus Cork takes place at one of Cork’s idyllic Golf Courses every year. This is a 4-Person Team event and is always a fun, exciting day out – perfect for team-building, informal networking and corporate entertainment.
The Cork Chamber Dublin Dinner in association with EY is a highlight of the events calendar. This premier and high-profile event brings over 600 business leaders, key political decision makers and stakeholders together to celebrate the relationship between Ireland’s two largest city regions, Dublin and Cork.
The Cork Chamber Christmas Lunch, in partnership with The Marketing Institute of Ireland, has become a a social highlight of the festive season attracting over 300 attendees.