14th August 2017



Wednesday November 28th

Tour of Belfast Harbour
(Details to be announced)

Welcome Reception

Hosted by Ulster University
Venue: Ulster University, Belfast City Campus | 6pm-8pm


Thursday November 29th

Belfast Ambassadors Breakfast
Hosted by Lord Mayor, Deirdre Hargey
Venue: Lord Mayor’s Parlour, Belfast City Hall | 8am-9:15am

Entrepreneurship Symposium:

Speed dating with start ups

Hosted by Ulster Bank
Venue: Ulster Bank, Donegal Square East | 9:30am-11am
Guest speaker: Mark Goldstone, Entrepreneur & Biotechnology Investor, New York

City Centre Investment Showcase
A walking tour from Ulster Bank to MRP’s new European Headquarters | 11am-12:30pm
(Lunch hosted by MRP)

Legal Symposium (CPD Eligible)

Venue: The Inn of Court, The Royal Courts of Justice | 10am-3pm
Themes: Transatlantic Data Security | Opportunities and Challenges of Brexit | Sport, Law and Society

Tour (Hop on-Hop off)

A land of industrial giants, birthplace of literary great C.S. Lewis, musical legend Van Morrison and football/soccer icon George Best | 12pm-1:30pm
Bus departs from Europa Hotel at 12pm. (Includes lunch)

The West Awakes

Political, historical and social walking tour of West Belfast | 1:30pm-3:30pmBus departs from C.S Lewis Square at 1:30pm. (Includes complimentary Guinness)

Basketball Game: Marist vs. Dartmouth
Venue: SSE Arena | 4:30pm-7pm

Diaspora Reception
(Details to be announced) | 6pm-8pm

Friday November 30th

Titanic Business Breakfast
(Details to be announced) | 7:45am-9am

Business and Investment Conference
Venue: Belfast Harbour Commissioners | 9:30am-3pm

The Homecoming Banquet
Venue: The Europa Hotel • 6:30pm-10pm
This year, we launch the inaugural Belfast Homecoming Ambassador Medal to recognise 50 outstanding individuals who are helping to build Belfast. The 50 will be members of our global family who have gone the extra mile for Belfast and local heroes who are building international bridges to the diaspora. Our Belfast Ambassadors will be feted at a gala dinner in the Europa Hotel on Friday November 30th 2018.

Saturday December 1st

Basketball Games
Venue: SSE Arena | 4:30pm
Game #1 – Consolation Game 1.00 pm
Game #2 – Championship Game 3:30 pm