Carlisle Airport, Cumbria’s first modular business park, and the future of retail and commercial will all be under the spotlight at the latest event in Place North West’s development update series.
The half-day conference, due to take place on Thursday 28 February at the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal, will bring together a range of speakers from both the public and private sectors, to discuss what is driving the economy in Cumbria, the industries shaping the future of the region, and the large-scale plans guiding them.
Companies who have already registered include GVA, Nevis Environmental, Wildbrook CRE, Architect-CT, Wardell Armstrong, Northmill Associates, Baker Mallett, Story Homes, and Abbott Associates.
The speakers on the day are:
Kate Willard, director of partnership development, Stobart Group
Rob Miller, property director, BEC
Tom Prescott, director, Barker Proudlove
Paul Dodsworth, managing director North, Wates Construction
Alistair Fell, director, Prospus Group
Richard Wooldridge, director, Harrison Pitt Architects
Nicky Gordon, managing director, Genesis Homes
Naomi Fell, director, Harrison Drury Solicitors
Haydn Spedding¸ associate director, Colliers International
Chris Jackson, transport initiatives director, CECA NW
The event is sponsored by Curtins and Wates, and will consist of a mix of presentations and panels, beginning with breakfast from 8am and closing with lunch at 12pm.
Tickets cost £60+VAT.