Events

Question Time Manchester: Defining the capital of the North

Place North West Date: - 21:00
Location: The Midland, 16 Peter St, Manchester, M60 2DS
Email: events@placenorthwest.co.uk

Leaders from politics and business will chart the path ahead for Greater Manchester at this high-level event sponsored by Savills, Morgan Sindall Construction, ITS, Cratus, L&Q and Trafford Housing Trust.

Question Time Manchester: Defining the capital of the North, is aimed at senior guests from developers, investors and advisers who are interested in shaping the future of the city region.

Over the past three decades Greater Manchester has emerged as the largest economic power in the North of England and the envy of many other cities.

This open forum event will bring together senior leaders from private and public sectors, from inside and outside the city, to discuss the forces shaping Manchester and its role in the North for the next 25 years.

Expect to hear discussed:

  • Policy direction
  • Investment appetite
  • Place shaping priorities
  • Political leadership
  • Economic risks
  • ESG influence

Audience members will also have the chance to submit questions in advance and on the night.

Speakers confirmed:

Peter Denton, chief executive officer, Homes England 
Keith Bailey,
 investment director, Grosvenor
Henri Murison, director, The Northern Powerhouse Partnership
Joanne Roney, chief executive officer, Manchester City Council
Rick de Blaby, chief executive officer, Get Living
Sir Richard Leese, leader, Manchester City Council
Jeremy Hinds, planning director, Savills
Fiona Fletcher-Smith, chief executive officer, L&Q

Question Time Manchester: Defining the capital of the North is sponsored by Savills, Morgan Sindall Construction, ITS, L&Q, Trafford Housing Trust and Cratus.

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