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Birmingham Development Plans

Thursday, 24th January 2019 @ 1530hrs - 1900hrs

Birmingham Development Plans | Event


David Wilson Barratt Homes Residential Property Luke Webb Development Planning Sites Zones Modular Warwick University Funding Expansion WoodbourneWe’ll be joined by 180+ business professionals for an evening of networking before hearing from some fantastic speakers in Birmingham who’ll provide an abundance of market intel and outline the development plans for some of the region’s biggest projects. Discussions and presentations from the speakers will include a focus on the massive expansion worth £400m set to take place at the University of Warwick and some of the key development sites in the city of Birmingham set to be transformed.

Partnership Packages

Partnership PackageExhibition StandDelegate PlacesNumber of PackagesCost (+VAT)
Conference PartnerYes41£2,500 View Package Details
Exhibitor PackageYes24£1,500 View Package Details
VIP Dinner Partner-21£1,000 View Package Details
Programme Partner-21£500 Sold Out

Programme Partner

VIP Dinner Tickets

A unique opportunity to spend quality time after the event with the speakers. Take discussions about projects and schemes, procurement opportunities and networking with decision makers into a more relaxed and open setting. The evening meal includes a formal discussion around key regional topics in the industry – accompanied by good food, wine and excellent company.

  • Other Companies Attending: Balfour Beatty, Court Collaboration, Robinson Low Francis, REID Steel

VIP Dinner Ticket Privileges:

  • Attendance at the VIP Speakers’ Dinner
  • Attendance at the Evening Conference
  • VIP name badges
  • Guaranteed tickets at sold-out events

Maximum of two VIP tickets per company. Only 15 VIP tickets available per event. Dinner venue: Opus @ Cornwall Street. 

Conference Overview

With the arrival of HS2 and the recent announcement of the successful Commonwealth Games the next few years will continue to see Birmingham’s economy boom! The improved connectivity that will come from HS2 is set to see inward investment into the city and surrounding region increase over the next 10 years, and we’re delighted to once again be bringing the industry together to meet and connect in such an exciting period of growth. Not only will there be hours of networking time, but we’ll also be hearing from some key speakers who’re at the forefront of developments in and around Birmingham and the wider West Midlands region including:

  • Joel Cardinal; Estates Team – Head of Sustainability and Energy at the University of Warwick. He’ll be talking about the University’s major £400m expansion plans – including 1,000 new student bedrooms, an £80m Faculty of Arts building and 7 other schemes.
  • Rebecca Taylor; Director at Long Harbour. The established real estate and asset-backed investment manager is looking to boost its activity in the West Midlands and Rebecca will be talking about their plans for the region whilst looking to engage with those in the audience to collaborate on future schemes.
  • Luke Webb; Planning Manager at Barratt / David Wilson Homes. With the need to accelerate the delivery of new homes across Birmingham and the wider West Mids there is set to be some huge schemes being brought forward in the area by Barratt and David Wilson Homes. Luke will talk about their ongoing and future schemes, opportunities to work with the company, and their vision for their future business in the West Midlands.
  • Mark McVicar; Managing Director of the Woodbourne Group. From the development of Birmingham’s most expensive home to more large scale developments across the West Midlands – Woodbourne has a really varied portfolio and their pipeline of work is set to see that continue. Mark will share details of that pipeline and future plans for the company.

Event Format

  • 1530 – 1600; Registration
  • 1600 – 1645; Networking with Wine, Beer and Soft Drinks
  • 1645 – 1815; Speaker Presentations
  • 1815 – 1900; Networking with Hot Food, Wine, Beer and Soft Drinks
  • 1930 – 2200; After-Event Speakers’ Dinner

Birmingham Development Plans | Details


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Event Ticket: Birmingham Development Plans 2019£77.00

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Event & VIP Dinner Ticket: Birmingham Development Plans 2019£215.00

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Thursday, 24th January 2019
1530hrs - 1900hrs
£77 - £215
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Council House, Birmingham

Our conference will connect you with construction, property and building industry professionals from both the public and private sectors – helping you build new relationships, discover exclusive regional insights into new developments and regeneration schemes, and help you reap the commercial benefits of being at the forefront of regional economic growth.

With over 70 conferences a year we’re supported by some of the leading organisations and businesses – with HS2 Ltd, West Yorkshire Combined Authority, Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority, Transport for London and Transport for the North just a few of those we’re working with to shape our event and conference agendas to ensure the regions key topics and aims are integrated into regional industry discussions.

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