The networking event of the year

The Glazing Summit Leaders Dinner brought together around 250 of the industry’s most influential business owners, directors, CEO’s and senior managers for an exclusive evening of fine dining, great conversation and networking. Held at the same venue as the Glazing Summit within the Edgbaston Banqueting Suite, the Leaders Dinner was an opportunity to relax, meet with colleagues and make new business contacts. No awards or presentations, no black tie, just an evening with the industry’s most influential and visionary leaders, with the evening rounding off with an after-dinner speaker.

Delegates were welcome to attend the Glazing Summit, the Leaders Dinner or both. For those wishing to stay overnight, accommodation was available at discounted rates from a list of recommended hotels.

  • Strictly limited places
  • Drinks reception
  • 3 course Gala dinner
  • Exclusive after dinner speaker
  • Private bar
  • Discounted hotel rates

The 2019 dinner speaker

Roger Black - Glazing Summit Dinner Host

Former Olympic 400 metre runner and World Championship gold medallist Roger Black MBE was the after-dinner speaker at this year’s Glazing Summit Leaders Dinner.

Thanks to his achievements of being part of the gold medal winning 4×400 relay team at the 1991 World Championships and winning an Olympic 400 meters silver medal in 1996, Roger understands the dynamics of becoming a champion and how to perform under pressure.


The Glazing Summit Organisers have a list of hotels with discounted rates available for guests wishing to stay over. For a list of recommended hotels please click here.