In addition to our Summer Party and Annual Conference, we hold 5 ‘Forum’ events in London and 2 Northern Forums in Leeds or Manchester, each year from September to June. Our 2019/20 Forum programme is currently being finalised so watch this space. If you are interested in attending or speaking please get in touch with

The Forums provide business researchers an opportunity to network, exchange views and catch up on the latest thinking in the business market research world.

BIG Summer Party

Wednesday 4th September

Laithwaite’s Wine
The Arch
219-221 Stoney Street

Join us for the BIG Summer Party 2019 at Laithwaite’s Wine, The Arch.

Join us for the BIG Summer Party 2019 at Laithwaite’s Wine on Wednesday 4th September from 7pm until 10pm

The evening will include some wonderful wines from Laithwaite’s and tasty cheeses from Borough Market.

There will be a wine tasting competition with great prizes and a chance for you to buy wine with a BIG discount on the evening.

We look forward to seeing you all at the BIGgest event happening in London this Summer.

The cost of this event is £35.00 for members of BIG and £40.00 for non-members, inclusive of VAT. 

Price includes ALL food & drink.

Numbers are restricted so please book early to avoid disappointment.

BIG Forum –

Save the dates

24th September 2019
19th November 2019
11th February 2020
21st April 2020
2nd June 2020

We are busy planning our list of topics and exciting guest speakers for the 2019/20 forum season. We will confirm the details as soon as possible. 

All forums will run on Tuesdays.

ICG’s inaugural Small Business Networking meeting  

Wednesday 7 November 2018

3rd Floor, Staple Inn Buildings South,
Chancery Lane

Tips for streamlining your business and financial admin

Join us at the ICG’s inaugural Small Business Networking event and hear from two fantastic speakers about how SMEs can more effectively streamline their admin and finances, leaving you freer to do what you’re best at. 

Our Small Business Networking events are open to any small business in any sector or trade. They offer attendees the opportunity to hear from speakers about a range of business issues (not research) and network with other SME owners. 

Brian WoolrichDirector at UK Business Mentoring, will be focusing on effective time management techniques and tools for SMEs.

Andrew King, Channel Enablement Manager at FreeAgent, will be talking about the Making Tax Digital initiative and tools that can streamline all your business finances.