We will be hosting our first Academy for Chief Executives dinner in the stunning Members Dining Room at the Houses of Parliament, Westminster. Joining us as our after dinner speaker will be Sir Clive Woodward.
In addition to meeting with other Academy members, Chairmen and some of our top speakers, you will be able to enjoy the historic dining room in the House of Commons that few get to see. There will also be the opportunity to listen to our guest speaker, Sir Clive Woodward.
The event is kindly being sponsored by Adam Afriyie (MP for Windsor) who will provide the opening remarks.
The evening will unfold as follows:
1900 arrival and drinks reception in the Strangers Dining Room
1920 opening remarks by Adam Afriyie
2100 guest speaker
MENU: Please choose either the fish/meat menu or the vegetarian menu - please note that the options cannot be mixed.
Smoked mackerel fish cake, cabernet sauvignon, pickled beetroot, crispy kale, caper and horseradish cream
Parsnip fritter with conference pear and baby watercress, parsnip crisps and mulled wine dressing (Vegetarian menu)
Roasted Gressingham duck, confit leg, cranberry and orange sauce, buttered savoy cabbage and dauphinoise potato
Jerusalem artichoke and leek samosa with spiced butter nut squash and lentil dahl (Vegetarian menu)
Raspberry bubbles champagne sorbet, raspberry espuma
Thyme, pear and ginger meringue brown sugar meringue, poached pear, rich ginger custard, thyme pear gel
Dress Code: black tie or business suit
Tickets are strictly limited to 170 Academy members, speakers or Chairmen only and you are asked to book early to avoid disappointment.
For our colleagues who would like to extend their stay we have negotiated a special rate with the Doubletree by Hilton, Westminster. Anyone attending our event can book a room for £139 b&b for the night itself, and a night either side of this date (preferential rate valid untl 20/01/17). Please email us for booking details.
Tickets are limited to 170. You must ensure, for security reasons, that you include your full name when booking.
Entry will be by ticket only and,due to HoC security, non-transferrable unless we are given a full weeks notice.
Entrance via Cromwell Green [map]. Please allow up to 30 minutes to clear security. Guests should bring personal photo identification.
Smoking/e-cigarettes is not permitted and there is no parking available.