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Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference

December 5 @ 0745hrs - 1645hrs

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference | Event

CONFERENCE OVERVIEW

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough currently has a population of 1.3 million people, which is estimated to grow to 1.5 million by 2031. The region hosts a number of globally significant business clusters, world class research capacity linked to universities, a number of thriving market towns, and is the UK’s leader in agriculture, food and drink. The area boasts 700,000 jobs, 60,000 enterprises and generates £30 billion per annum.

There is a significant of activity in terms of infrastructure and development and there are cranes going up on a regular basis in the cities of Cambridge and Peterborough and the whole the region where new buildings are rising by the month. There’s more to come. Together with another £1+bn being pumped into the region by the Government new houses and are planned and being built at a significant rate and there is more money is going into Cambridgeshire than at any time since the Victorian age.

The foundations have been put in place by the Mayor and Combined Authority, the LEP and Cities and with Government support in key areas such as Infrastructure and Housing starting to come forward the East of England is all set to start a massive growth cycle. The Second Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Economic Growth Conference takes place on December 5th in Cambridge and like last year will be a day of discussion and opportunity with the region’s business and public-sector leaders coming together to discuss the key business themes and opportunities for growth.

Building on last year’s event and the devolutionary advances that have been made over the last 12 months this conference will showcase the region’s potential and allow you to hear from those businesses that are operating successfully within the current economic climate. We aim to bring you more business leaders and more opportunities for you to listen to and meet the people that are key to your business.

SPEAKERS & CONFERENCE AGENDA

The conference will hear keynotes from public and private sector leaders before panel discussions take place to focus on the key areas and topics on the corridor development. We’re delighted to have the support of the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority amongst many other public and private sector companies.

We’re going to be tackling the big topics within Cambridgeshire and Peterborough to drive economic growth. The conference will identify barriers and constraints to growth within the regions and explore what must be done to remove them – enabling the creation of homes, jobs and the huge development potential across the region. Through bringing together senior business leaders from all sectors of the built environment the event will enable collaboration of thoughts and future opportunities with a range of partners – with a clear focus on delivering positive outcomes for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. The agenda for the conference will include:

  • Keynote speech’s from the regions leading figures.
  • Panel discussions and Q&As focused on key economic areas; Industrial Strategy, Skills, Housing, Infrastructure and Economy.
  • Workshops and best practice sessions.
  • Networking periods to connect with industry professionals.
  • Exhibitors from across Greater Manchester looking to engage with industry leaders.

PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Associate your brand with the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Economic Growth Conference and position your brand at the forefront of the regions biggest event of the year.

We have various sponsorship packages available, allowing you to address your whole target audience for maximum brand awareness and impact – speaking conversation and allowing you to be there, be active and be an expert within Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s economic story and the whole built environment industry.

Our partnership packages will heighten your companies trust and the loyalty of key decision makers and leaders from the public and private sector, delivering immeasurable results and inevitable commercial benefits – which allows you to attract new business, secure commercial leaders and unlock a thriving future for your business.

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference | Programme

0745 – 0830Breakfast & Registration 
0830 – 0930Session 1 Keynote Speakers
 Keynote 1
The Rt Hon Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities & Local Government*
 Keynote 2
James Palmer, Mayor, Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority CONFIRMED
 Keynote 3
Chair, LEP*
 Keynote 4
Corporate Partner
0930 – 1000Coffee Break 
1000 – 1100Session 2: Industrial Strategy
Chair: TBC
 Lewis Herbert, Leader, Cambridge City Council*
 Adam Poole, Asset Manager, British Land CONFIRMED
 Beverly Agass, Chief Executive, South Cambridgeshire District Council*
Speaker TBC, Transport Systems Catapult*
ANOther TBC
ANOther TBC
1100 – 1145Coffee Break 
1110 – 1140Workshop 1 Partner
1145 – 1230Session 3: Skills
Chair: TBC
 John Clark, Leader, Fenland District Council*
Fiona Cicconi, Chief HR Officer, AstraZeneca*
Professor Phil Allmendinger, Head of the School of Humanities & Social Sciences, University of Cambridge CONFIRMED
Iain Martin, Vice Chancellor, Anglia Ruskin University CONFIRMED
Jeanette Walker, Director, Cambridge Science Park CONFIRMED
Steve Bowyer, Chief Executive, Opportunity Peterborough*
1230 – 1315Lunch 
1240 – 1310Workshop 2 Corporate Partner
1315 – 1400Session 4: Housing
Chair: TBC
 Sir Eddie Lister, Chairman, Homes England*
Will Lombard, Strategic Land Manager, Gallagher Estates*
Tim Leathes, Development Director of Strategic Land, Urban & Civic*
Emma Palmer, Executive Director, Flagship Group CONFIRMED
Mary Parsons, Group Director, Places for People*
Matthew Sampson, Development Director, U+I CONFIRMED
1400 – 1445Coffee Break 
1410 – 1440Workshop 3 TBC
1445 – 1530Session 5: Infrastructure
Chair: TBC
 Philip Graham, Chief Executive, National Innfrastructure Commission*
 Annette Pass, Head of Innovation, Highways England*
 Jason Scagell, Head of Corporate Affairs & Development, Npower CONFIRMED
 Martin Whiteley, Chief Executive, Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority CONFIRMED
Charles Roberts, Leader, East Cambridgeshire District Council*
Richard Arnold, Director, Wrenbridge*
1530 – 1545Coffee 
1545 – 1630 Session 6: Economy
Chair: TBC
 Alex Francis, Head of Economy, Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough LEP*
 Gillian Beasley, Chief Executive, Peterborough City Council*
Daksh Gupta, Chief Executive, Marshall Motor Holdings*
Dave Sheridan, Chief Executive, Keepmoat*
James Palmer, Mayor, Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority CONFIRMED
ANOther TBC
1630 – 1645Conference Summary; Phil Laycock
 

 

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Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference | Speakers

The following speakers are CONFIRMED.

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Adam Poole

Asset Manager;
British Land
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Emma Palmer

Executive Director;
Flagship Group
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Iain Martin

Vice Chancellor;
Anglia Ruskin University
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James Palmer

Mayor;
Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority
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Jason Scagell

Head of Corporate Affairs & Development;
Npower
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Jeanette Walker

Director;
Cambridge Science Park
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Martin Whiteley

Chief Executive;
Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority
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Professor Phil Allmendinger

Head of the School of Humanities & Social Sciences;
University of Cambridge

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference | Exhibition

Why Exhibit?

  • Meet around 300 delegates face to face
  • Be part of the biggest business event in Cambridgeshire & Peterborough
  • Network with hundreds of your business clients and peers
  • Show your support to the Combined Authority and the LEP

Floorplan

Please download the exhibition floorplan here.

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Exhibitors

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference | Sponsors

Why Partner with us:

  • Receive high level brand awareness for your company
  • Be associated as a thought leader within Cambridgeshire & Peterborough
  • Develop growth opportunities for your business
  • Be recognized as a leader in your profession in Cambridgeshire & Peterborough
  • Show your support to the Combined Authority and the LEP

Corporate Partner

The Conference will include the name of the Corporate Partner in the title of the event – i.e. The Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference in association with xxxx

Also Includes:

Prime branding for the whole conference

Option to do a Keynote speech.

Stand space in the Exhibition area.

15 Delegate passes for the conference.

Your logo will be displayed on the front page of the website.

Your logo will be on all documents related to the event – booking forms, emails etc.

One full page advert in conference programme.

Access to photographs and video of the event.

Cost; £10,000 plus VAT

Conference Session Partner (5 available)

We will have a difference conference session partner for each of the five conference sessions

Includes:

Positioned as “Conference Partner” in all branding.

Option to participate on one panel

Stand space in the Exhibition area.

Additional 2 pull-up stands on the stage during your conference session.

10 Delegate passes for the conference.

Your logo will be displayed on the front page of the website.

Your logo will be on all documents related to the event – booking forms, emails etc.

One full page advert in conference programme.

Access to photographs and video of the event.

Cost: £7,500 plus VAT

Conference Associate (10 available)

Includes:

Positioned as “Conference Associate” in all branding.

Stand space in the Exhibition area.

10 Delegate passes for the conference.

Your logo will be displayed on the front page of the website.

Your logo will be on all documents related to the event – booking forms, emails etc.

One full page advert in conference programme.

Access to photographs and video of the event.

Cost £5,000 plus VAT

Programme Partner (1 available)

Includes:

Prime branding on the cover of the conference programme

Stand space in the Exhibition area.

10 Delegate passes for the conference.

Your logo will be displayed on the front page of the website.

Your logo will be on all documents related to the event – booking forms, emails etc.

One full page advert in conference programme.

Access to photographs and video of the event.

Cost: £5,000 plus VAT

Breakfast Partner (1 available)

Includes:

Prime branding in this physical space; for the duration of the breakfast – three pull-up stands in Breakfast Area.

Stand space in the Exhibition area.

5 Delegate passes for the conference.

Your logo will be displayed on the front page of the website.

Your logo will be on all documents related to the event – booking forms, emails etc.

One half page advert in conference programme.

Access to photographs and video of the event.

Cost: £2,500 plus VAT

Lunch Partner (1 available)

Includes:

Prime branding in this physical space; for the duration of lunch – three pull-up stands in Lunch Area.

Stand space in the Exhibition area.

5 Delegate passes for the conference.

Your logo will be displayed on the front page of the website.

Your logo will be on all documents related to the event – booking forms, emails etc.

One half page advert in conference programme.

Access to photographs and video of the event.

Cost: £2,500 plus VAT

Smart Cities Energy Partner

Show Guide Advertising Front and Back Covers (2 available)

One full page colour advert on either the front or back inside cover of the programme.

Cost: £1,000 plus VAT

Show Guide Advertising Double Page A5 x 2 (25 available)

One double page colour advert in the programme.

Cost: £750 plus VAT

Show Guide Advertising Full Page A5 (25 available)

One full page colour advert in the programme.

Cost: £500 plus VAT

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Economic Growth Conference | Details

Details

Date:
December 5
Time:
0745hrs - 1645hrs
Cost:
£60 - £150
Event Categories:
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Venue

Guildhall, Cambridge
Website:
https://www.cambridge.gov.uk/the-guildhall

Tickets

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Phone our team on: 0113 397 0865