The Bristol Distinguished Address Series (BDAS)

The Bristol Distinguished Address Series (BDAS) provides a unique opportunity to hear about challenges and decisions being made at the highest level of strategic leadership by high-profile industry experts from across the country.

This series of free public lectures brings top-level industry leaders to Bristol. If you have any queries please email the Events Team at You can discuss these events on Twitter using the hashtag #BristolLectures.

Highlights from previous Bristol Distinguished Address Series

Previous talks

Frequently asked questions

Read our answers to popular questions about the Bristol Distinguished Address Series events.

Partner organisations

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants logo
  • Bristol City Council logo
  • Bristol Creative Industries logo
  • Bristol Junior Chamber logo
  • Bristol Law Society logo
  • Business West logo
  • Confederation of British Industry logo
  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development logo
  • Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
  • Chartered Management Institute logo
  • Federation of Small Businesses logo
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales logo
  • Institute of Directors logo
  • West of England Combined Authority