About the Social Event

SIAS Annual Dinner 2018

This year SIAS is hosting its 81st Annual Dinner at City Central, bringing you a night you won't forget. Get dressed up in your finest gowns and tuxedos and enjoy a night of fine dining and incredible entertainment.

This year's Annual Dinner will be held on Friday 16 November 2018 at City Central at the HAC, EC1Y 4TW from 6.30pm onwards.

Tickets go on sale on Friday 31st August at 9am. SIAS is offering ‘Early Bird’ ticket prices of £80 for a SIAS member and £105 for non-members. After 30th September ticket prices will rise to £85 per member and £110 for non-members.

SIAS is looking forward to seeing you for a truly unforgettable evening!


Ticket Sales

Please note that all tickets sales will take place online via our event page on metooo. Click here to buy tickets now!

In cases where companies pay for your tickets, this will follow the same process so please purchase the tickets on metooo and request a reimbursement from your company as you would do an expense claim.

Early Bird Prices are valid until 30th September.

If you are having any issues with the online system SIAS would advise you purchase any required tickets and email social@sias.org.uk with any queries you may have. Our email inbox is not monitored daily and this will avoid you not getting tickets to the event.

Table Plan

Please purchase your tickets in the group you would like to sit with. As tables are of size 10 we may have to split up groups of size 7,8 and 9 in order to make accommodate everyone in the venue. Please keep this in mind when purchasing tickets. Please type in any seating requests into the order form when prompted.


There is a cloakroom at the event this will be able to hold coats, jackets, and any other luggage you may have.


6:30pm Drinks Reception

12:30am Event at City Central finishes and After-party at Amber Bar starts

2am After party at Amber Bar finishes


A 3-Course meal will be served to your table. Please enter any dietary requirements into the order form for these to be taken into account.


SIAS will not offer refunds on tickets sold. Should you no longer be able to make the event after purchasing a ticket we can assist by putting you in touch with anyone on the waiting list.


This year the after-party will be held at:

Amber Bar, Citypoint, 1 Ropemaker St, London EC2Y 9AW

This is just across the road from the Ball venue and wristbands will be available for SIAS members.

Please note: SIAS cannot guarantee entry to the after party, this is subject to venue capacity and the venue manager’s discretion.

Dress Code

The dress code for the evening is Hollywood inspired Black Tie.