Events

Our wide range of events create an environment for both members and non-members to meet and develop relationships, exchange best practice, learn, move their business forward and collaborate. We provide a learning forum second to none by bringing together the best of the corporate world and vibrant smaller businesses.

Network Leaders – Scheduled on a bi-monthly basis our network leaders events provide members with a networking opportunity over breakfast or lunch whilst benefitting from listening to an engaging presentation from an inspirational Business Leader sharing their experiences and providing examples of best practice in the service sector. Past events have included; Virgin Money, Atom Bank and Ryder Architecture

Network Inform – Our monthly network inform sessions are designed to provide members with an opportunity to escape the office and learn something new. Past events include: Service Design, Creative and Agile thinking and Managing Difficult relationships.

Network Relax – An opportunity to join the service network team for a relaxed chat over a glass of fizz and canapés, the team will ensure you and meet and develop relationships with other members.

Please note – we are currently undergoing accreditation to enable these events to be CPDSO accredited.

Future events

  • Network Leaders: NWG Business – Water, the new open market for business

    Northumbrian Water Group has a new business retail arm, NWG Business, and we are delighted that Lissa Balmer, SME Customer Director of NWG Business will be talking to us at a hugely important time for the water market and businesses.

    Service Network Event

    May 3, 2017

    Time: 08:15am - 10:15am

    Venue: Northumbrian Water, Priory House

  • HR Essentials

    Service Network Member HR Department are offering a free HR essentials course.

    Member Event

    May 9, 2017

    Time: 9:30am - 1:00pm

    Venue: The Quadrus Centre

  • Network Inform: Developing sales from networking

    “Opportunities do not float like clouds in the sky. They are attached to people.”
    Richard Stromback

    Are you networking or making your network work for you?

    Service Network Event

    May 16, 2017

    Time: 08:15am - 11:00am

    Venue: RTC North, Loftus House, Sunderland

  • Network Inform: Emotional Intelligence

    Emotional Intelligence (EI) continues to gain momentum as a practical skill that can give a real advantage at an individual and organisational level.

    Service Network Event

    June 8, 2017

    Time: 08:30am - 11:00am

    Venue: Newcastle TBC

  • Network Inform: Winning Major Clients

    Are you looking to grow your business through winning, developing and engaging with major clients?

    Service Network Event

    July 5, 2017

    Time: 08:15am - 11:30am

    Venue: Newcastle TBC

  • Network Leaders: Bank of England

    Guest Speaker: Mauricio Armellini, Agent for the North East, Bank of England

    Service Network Event

    July 18, 2017

    Time: 11:45am - 1:45pm

    Venue: RTC North, Loftus House, Sunderland

  • Network Leaders: Nifco

    Guest Speaker: Mike Matthews, Managing Director, Nifco

    Service Network Event

    September 20, 2017

    Time: 08:00am - 10:30am

    Venue: TBC

  • Network Relax: Autumn

    Join us for drinks and chat to get to know other members and the Service Network team. There’ll be a welcome drink and canapés waiting for you.

    Service Network Event

    September 28, 2017

    Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

    Venue: TBC

  • Network Relax: Christmas Drinks

    Join us for drinks and chat to get to know other members and the Service Network team. There’ll be a welcome drink and canapés waiting for you.

    Service Network Event

    November 30, 2017

    Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

    Venue: TBC