Special Event – Delivering Growth Plans and Opportunities

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Delivering Growth Plans and Opportunities

A keynote speech by Sir Albert Bore Leader of Birmingham City Council, Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership ‘Question Time’ style Q&A panel

 Venue: AHR – Colmore Plaza – 20 Colmore Circus Queensway, Birmingham B4 6AT.

Date: 14 October 2014

Time:  Arrival from 7.30 for a 8.00 a.m. start –  Close 10.00am

Sir Albert Bore, Leader of Birmingham City Council.

Sir Albert Bore, Leader of Birmingham City Council.

A hot breakfast buffet will be provided

The event: In July 2014 GBSLEP secured a £357m Growth Deal to help kick-start a range of  major projects to support the delivery of improved transport systems, bring forward sites for development, maximise the benefits of HS2, create new jobs for local people and equip them with the necessary skills to secure them.

 Aim of the event: to meet with businesses from the construction, property management and development Industry to present the LEP’s plans for investment.

 Followed by a Question Time Style Q&A session: The keynote address will be  followed by a Question Time

Panel for a LEP and industry debate on the opportunities  and challenges ahead as we focus on delivering our vision for Greater Birmingham.

Ask the Panel – this is your opportunity to ask about the planning and economic strategies that will  enable growth and development opportunities to come to Greater Birmingham.

Send in your question for the board when you book your place

 Question Time Chair: Chris Webster (GBSLEP Board Director)

Question Time Panellists: Barry Allen (Savills); Craig Jordan (GBSLEP Planning Sub Group); Anne-Marie Simpson (Homes and Communities Agency and GBSLEP Optimising Assets Group), Kevin Shelley (Taylor Wimpey)

Book your place

 Please register with: www.birmingham-bpc.co.uk