September 2017: The second Young Professionals Dinner was held at Canterbury on 7 September 2017, at the impressive Canterbury Cathedral Lodge; over 50 revellers taking a breath of fresh air had this backdrop to wonder at.
Networking across local firms and connected communities was helped along by casino tables, band and live music. Recently qualified ACAs from as far afield as Brighton joined in and found the journey well worthwhile.
The event provides a good reminder of the importance of conversations and meeting people in this digital age. This is a theme we will come back to again on 15 November at the Brighton i360 where we will be running a conversational event for the third sector and their chartered accountants, charities and not-for-profit organisations.
The slight diary clash with the SESCA Tax Conference at the other side of the city will not arise next year as the latter event returns to Sussex University on 28-30 June 2018.