Networking events

We run a variety of networking events, which include everything from drinks receptions through to formal dinners, including our popular ADS Annual Dinner. These events provide the perfect opportunity to make new contacts and network with colleagues and friends.

Security & Policing 2019 – Thought Leadership Panel and Security Dinner

Join us for an evening of discussion and networking at the inaugural Security & Policing Dinner sponsored by Airbus. Open to everyone attending or exhibiting at the event. A thought leadership discussion, drinks reception and dinner combine for an enjoyable evening. Book early due to limited availability.

London-Based Overseas Defence Attaches Luncheon 2019

This event presents an excellent opportunity for UK suppliers to network informally with attending Defence staff from London-based embassies and high commissions to understand their equipment and service requirements.

Wincanton Supplier Engagement Day

FULLY BOOKED - Digitisation has a transformative role. In this morning briefing, we are joined by SC21 Gold Award winner, Wincanton, to look at how digitising the engineering supply chain is key to keeping major projects on track. We look at the near and next; the technologies and the people making a difference.

Doing Business with the US Department of Defense – March 2019

Join the Defence Trade Office, British Embassy, Washington D.C, for a series of briefings and networking opportunities with the US DoD's Comparative Technology Office (CTO), including representatives from US Army, US Navy, US Air Force and USSOCOM.

Growing Aerospace MRO Business – Shannon Dinner

JUST LAUNCHED - ADS Members are invited to meet the Shannon Aerospace Cluster at a dinner. This will be an informal evening with plenty of opportunity for companies to meet and network with key companies from across the region and UK.