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Sussex Chamber of Commerce business networking events brings you face to face with some of the brightest business minds both counties has to offer. Build your connections through our 100+ annual events which will get you shaking hands with the right people.


At the Sussex Chamber, we realise that now more than ever our role in supporting and leading businesses to grow is of vital importance. To inform and drive the growth of Sussex businesses, we are pleased to offer the following events in order for you to grow your business connections.


Upcoming Events


Speed Networking with the Neighbours

12:00 PM - 14:30 PMHilton Avisford Park Hotel

Make new contacts quickly, expand your business, have fun! Always a hit and back by popular demand.

We are pleased to invite you to this cross-Chamber event for 2019 which offers networking with a difference. Sussex Chamber, Brighton Chamber, Chichester Chamber and Worthing and Adur Chamber are bringing together companies from all sectors to enable them to explore new business opportunities and provide many new contacts using an innovative format of seated 3-way targeted speed networking together with social networking and a networking wall to share information on what as a business you are looking for and can provide, this event will prove both invaluable and great fun!


Economic Update

08:00 AM - 10:30 AMChichester Yacht Club Ltd

Our guest speaker for this event will be Cllr Louise Goldsmith, West Sussex County Council

Louise Goldsmith is the Leader of West Sussex County Council, and portfolio holder for the economy. The County Council is committed to helping to create the conditions for businesses to thrive. The session will provide an update on the County Council’s key plans, initiatives and activities to support economic growth and local businesses.


Grow Your Connections - September

16:00 PM - 18:00 PMLEAP Chichester

Join us at this informal networking event.

These events are designed to give you a regular opportunity to meet other businesses, share best practice, grow your connections and widen your own network of customers and suppliers.

Come along - it’s a great way to meet new people and network.


Going for Growth: UK company growth strategies to 2021

12:00 PM - 14:30 PMBuxted Park Hotel

Join us at our networking lunch which is being held at the Buxted Park Hotel.

Our guest speaker for this event will be Jake Standing - Kreston Reeves

Jake will talk about the results of Kreston Reeves nationwide research project which explores the hopes and aspirations of businesses towards growth. He will discuss how privately owned UK businesses grow, the barriers to growth they encounter and where they are looking to expand.


Construction Forum - September

06:45 AM - 09:00 AMThe South of England Showground

Join us for our Construction Forum taking place prior to the South East Construction Expo 2019.

Guest Speakers

Tim Norwood - Director of Corporate Affairs, Planning and Sustainability - Gatwick Airport

Michaela Wain - BBC Apprentice Runner Up 2017

Owner of Design and Build UK, Vantage Utility Connections,  
We Connect Construction and 3D Custom Coverings 

There will be a Full English Buffet Breakfast available and FREE car parking.

Please book your place either online or by calling the office on 01444 259259.


Grow Your Connections - Harwoods Land Rover Jaguar

18:00 PM - 19:30 PMHarwoods Jaguar Land Rover Crawley

Join us at this informal networking event.

These events are designed to give you a regular opportunity to meet other businesses, share best practice, grow your connections and widen your own network of customers and suppliers.

Come along - it’s a great way to meet new people and network.


Business Networking Breakfast - October

08:00 AM - 10:30 AMMercure Brighton Seafront Hotel

Join us for our Business Networking Breakfast at the newly refurbished Mercure Hotel, Brighton.

You will have the opportunity to network with other like-minded business people, so please bring plenty of business cards.


Maximise Your Membership - Members Only

08:00 AM - 11:00 AMThe Kings Church

To help ensure you are getting the most from your membership, we are pleased to announce we are holding a Maximise Your Membership event at The King’s Church, Victoria Road, Burgess Hill.

This event is ideal for members who:

Would like to meet the Sussex Chamber team to ensure you are taking advantage of every available opportunity that your Chamber membership offers?

Would like to meet and network with other Chamber members in a relaxed environment?

Would like to understand the products and services available with your Chamber membership?

Would like to meet the third-party suppliers behind some of the Chamber benefits and services e.g. AA, AXA, Moneycorp, Quest and Westfield Health?


Business Networking Lunch and AGM

12:00 PM - 14:30 PMHoliday Inn London-Gatwick Airport

We are delighted to announce our AGM is being held at the Holiday Inn, Gatwick.

Our guest speaker will be: Adam Marshall Director General, British Chambers of Commerce.

This event includes a buffet lunch. Please book your place online or call the office on 01444 259259.



Christmas Lunch

12:00 PM - 14:30 PMAshdown Park Hotel & Country Club

Join us for our Christmas Lunch which is being held at the Ashdown Park Hotel and Country Club.

This is a great opportunity to relax and enjoy the festive atmosphere.

A two course lunch is included followed by Tea/Coffee and mince pies.


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