Mark Kitts, assistant director of regeneration at Liverpool City Council, has joined the roster of councils speaking about their large-scale development plans and private sector partnerships, at this half-day event in Manchester on Thursday 12 July.
Kitts will join Warrington, Wirral, Stockport, Salford, and Preston councils on stage at the event, to discuss their ambitions for the regeneration of town and city centres, their expectations and experiences of both formal and informal public-private partnerships, and the chances for the property community to get involved. Collectively, the councils are working on schemes worth billions of pounds.
Kitss was recently appointed as chief executive of Liverpool City Council’s Foundations housing company, so will discuss the council’s plans for the delivery of thousands of homes.
Sponsored by SDL Auctions, Lovell Partnerships, Iceni Projects and Pinsent Masons, more than 120 professionals have already registered to attend this event at the Manchester Central Convention Centre.
The full speaker list is:
Eric Robinson, chief executive of Wirral Council
Caroline Simpson, director for place at Stockport Council
Hayley Fielden, group leader, regeneration, Salford City Council
Cllr Peter Moss, deputy leader and cabinet member for housing, Preston City Council
Andy Farrall, executive director of economic growth, regeneration & environment, Warrington Council
Mark Kitts, assistant director of regeneration, Liverpool City Council
Jonathan Goring, partnerships director, Morgan Sindall Group
Scot Morrison, partner, Pinsent Masons
Andrew Antoniades, senior director, CBRE Capital Advisors, manager of the Evergreen Fund
Pete Swift, managing partner, Planit-IE
Nicola Hewes, partner, Purcell
Chaired by Jessica Middleton-Pugh, editor, Place North West
This half-day conference will be a mix of panel discussions and presentations, with plenty of opportunities to ask questions, either from the audience or on social media.
The event takes place on Thursday 12 July in the Cobden Suite at Manchester Central Convention Centre, starting at 8am for networking, presentations at 8.45am, and ending at noon for lunch.
Tickets are £50+VAT.