Everything from accommodating driverless cars into the malls of the future to creating distinctive retail and leisure offerings in emerging residential neighbourhoods will be discussed by our selected panel of speakers.
Speakers confirmed so far include:
Martin Wedderburn, consultant, Sustainable Transport Planning & Research, leading thinker on the impact of driverless cars on cities in the future
Lucy Noone, business development manager, Allied London, leading on retail and leisure space at London Road Fire Station and St John’s, Manchester
Arnold Wilcox-Wood, centre director, The Rock Bury, on lessons learned from the last cycle and challenges and opportunities facing shopping centres and the High Street as e-commerce and the retail landscape evolve
Clare Huber and Mark Paynter from Northgate development team at Cheshire West & Chester Council and Rivington Land
Dan Davies and Stephen Tregenza, directors of Metis Real Estate, independent specialist agents advising national clients on new stores and restaurants
Futureproofing Retail, sponsored by DAC Beachcroft, is due to take place from 8am to 10am on Thursday 8 September at Trafford Suite, The Midland Hotel, Manchester.