The Benefits of Knowledge Clusters – Bringing Together Business, Education and Research
In association with Related Argent
As both institutions and businesses double down on their future purpose, and assess their physical footprints, this panel examines the benefits of an ecosystem approach – bringing together R&D, academia and adventurous corporates to shape a place for commercial success.
- Sadie Morgan, dRMM (Chair)
Matt Flood, Related Argent
Cath Shaw, Barnet Council
Jonathan Burroughs, Creative Places
Linda Mason, Sheffiled Hallam University
Scaling Up with Regeneration
In association with British Land
Regeneration brings with it the opportunity for holistic growth. This panel will explore how, when growth occupiers have the opportunity to scale up within a live development, benefits can be achieved for all involved – the occupiers, the scheme itself and the communities they are a part of.
- Ewan Graham, Hawkins\Brown Architects (Chair)
Sandra Ferguson, Tree Shepherd (Thrive)
Anna Andreou, cheMastery
Gavin Kamara, Kontor
Michael Wiseman, British Land
Why You Should Back the Bakerloo
In association with LB Lewisham and LB Southwark
The Bakerloo line upgrade and extension won't just benefit south east London. Join this session to find out why you should ‘Back the Bakerloo’ no matter which part of London you're from.
- Martyn Evans, Landsec U+I (Chair)
Cllr Kieron Williams, Southwark Council
Jennifer Daothong, Lewisham Council
Matthew Yates, TfL
Emma Talbot, London Borough of Harrow
A New Generation of Confidence
In association with Manchester
This session explores how Greater Manchester hopes to achieve its goals, where it is on the journey so far, and the next steps in creating a new generation of confidence.
- Mike Emmerich, Metro Dynamics (Chair)
Becca Heron, Manchester City Council
Stephen O'Malley, Civic Engineers
Simon Arnott, Morgan Sindall Construction
Local Ambition Delivering National Priorities: How Liverpool City Region’s Focus on Clusters is Driving Growth
In association with Liverpool
Find out about how innovation in Liverpool is helping to create an attractive place for forward thinking businesses to innovate and invest in.
- Stephen Cowperthwaite, Liverpool Place Partnership (Chair)
Sophie Bevan, Director of Development and Major Projects
Dr Aileen Jones, Executive Director of Investment and Delivery
Gavin Quinn, Head of Commercial Development for Growth Platform
Nuala Gallagher, Corporate Director of City Development