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Greater Manchester Development Conference

Tuesday, 20th September 2022 0815hrs – 1630hrs

Manchester Central, Manchester M2 3GX, UK

The Greater Manchester Development Conference will outline future regeneration, investment and placemaking plans across the ten districts up to 2037 with over £20bn of projects taking hold soon. Ranging from housing to high streets, infrastructure to net zero estate, this event brings together key decision makers from the public and private sector to share intel, network and listen.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Intel on C&C’s 500+ new homes
  • Intel on £2.5bn Crescent Masterplan
  • Bruntwood’s revitalisation of Bury and Trafford
  • C&C’s £60m Weir Mill Project
  • Uni of Salford’s plans to generate £200m of development
  • Intel on 42 acres and 800+ homes of Bruntwood projects

Speakers include:

This unique conference will bring together the construction industry to drive economic growth through development and regeneration across Greater Manchester. There will be plenty of exhibitors showcasing their brand and best practice in the industry, whilst helping them reap the rewards of being prominently displayed within the events exhibition area in front of some key and influential business leaders.

Modular Construction Off Site Development Build Public Sector

Exhibiting will allow you to:

  • Meet 300+ delegates face to face
  • Be part of the Greater Manchester Development Conference
  • Be seen as a leading firm in the industry’s bid to drive sustainable growth in the regions
  • Network with hundreds of your business clients and peers
  • Showcase your work to regional authorities, government officials, leading private sector firms, blue-chip companies, investors and more

Confirmed Exhibitors:

If you’re interested in exhibiting at the conference then get in touch with our team – with space available for standard exhibition stalls or larger spaces to showcase more of your brand and create an eye-catching area contact:

Email: opportunities@built-environment-networking.com

Associate your brand with the Greater Manchester Development Conference and position your brand at the forefront of one of the UK’s biggest discussions and debates about economic growth, development and regeneration within Greater Manchester.

Package Exhibition Stand Chair/ Speaking Opportunity Tickets VIP Backstage Access Cost (+VAT)
Corporate Partner Yes Yes 15 Yes £8,250 View Details
Session One Partner: “Places for Everyone”: What are the Key Deliverables for a Healthier, Smarter, Greener Greater Manchester? Yes Yes 10 Yes £5,500 View Details
Session Two Partner: Developing Tomorrow’s Resi in Greater Manchester – Housing and BtR Development Opportunities and Plans Yes Yes 10 Yes £5,500 Sold Out
Session Three Partner: Key Steps to Creating a Northern, Global Capital for Investment in Greater Manchester Yes Yes 10 Yes £5,500 Sold Out
Session Four Partner: Greater Manchester Major Regeneration Projects Update Yes Yes 10 Yes £5,500 Sold Out
Best Practice Presentation Partner Yes Yes 7 Yes £3,250 View Details
Pre Conference Dinner Partner 2 Yes £2,750 View Details
Private Roundtable Partner Yes 5 Yes £2,750 View Details
Speaker Table Partner Yes 5 Yes £2,750 View Details
Programme Partner Yes 5 £2,250 View Details
Breakfast Partner Yes 5 £2,250 View Details
Lunch Partner Yes 5 £2,250 View Details
Email Partner Yes 5 £2,250 View Details
Registration Partner Yes 5 £2,250 View Details
Exhibitor Packages Yes 4 £1,750 View Details

We have various partnership packages available, including packages with speaking opportunities and huge exhibition space large enough to promote your business, allowing you to address your whole target audience for maximum brand awareness and impact. Our partnership packages will put you at the forefront of the industry discussion allowing you to be there, be active and be an expert within the construction and property sector, the future vision for Greater Manchester and the whole built environment industry.

Corporate Partner

£8,250+VAT

Be at the forefront of the conference with onstage branding, a 15-minute keynote speech to kickstart the conference, access to the VIP Speakers’ Room and much more. This package will elevate your brand and drive awareness, loyalty and trust in front of industry leaders. This is the ultimate package if you’re looking to be seen as a leading figure within the industry with branding within the title of the event – Greater Manchester Development Conference in association with YOUR BRAND’. Benefits include:

  • Position yourself alongside Built Environment Networking to shape the conference agenda and content to bring your strategic thinking to the conference, with the option to recommend speakers
  • Inclusion within pre-conference speaker communications including speaker briefings
  • Direct access before and after the sessions to the speakers and panellists; an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Prime branding for the whole conference
  • One pull-up stand on stage for the entire conference
  • Option to do a Keynote speech
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Fifteen delegate passes for the conference
  • One ticket to the VIP Speaker’s dinner for one of your selected event speakers, which takes place the day before or day of the event – allowing you to meet speakers in a relaxed environment
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to fifteen people per year
  • Access to the Speakers’ Green Room
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One full page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Session Partner

£5,500+VAT

The role of the session partner provides an opportunity for you to chair or participate in one of the sessions to build brand awareness, loyalty and trust amongst hundreds of civic and business leaders from across the industry. You’ll be seen to be a thought leader within your area of expertise and showcase your company in front of key decision-makers from across the industry. Benefits include:

  • Involvement with an exceptional panel session with the option to chair or be involved in the debate, discussions and presentations
  • Option to do a five minute introduction to the panel OR thought leaders presentation
  • Position yourself alongside us to shape the session agenda and content to bring your strategic thinking to the conference, with the option to recommend speakers
  • Inclusion within pre-conference communications including speaker briefings
  • Direct access before and after the sessions to the speakers and panellists; an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Positioned as as ‘Conference Session Partner’ in all branding
  • Additional pull-up stand on stage during your conference session
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Ten delegate passes for the conference
  • 50% off tickets to the VIP Speakers’ dinner which takes place the day before or the day of the event – allowing you to meet speakers in a relaxed environment
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to ten people per year
  • Access to the Speakers’ Green Room
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One full page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Session Two Partner: Developing Tomorrow’s Resi in Greater Manchester – Housing and BtR Development Opportunities and Plans

DAC Beachcroft

Session Three Partner: Key Steps to Creating a Northern, Global Capital for Investment in Greater Manchester

Session Four Partner: Greater Manchester Major Regeneration Projects Update

Best Practice Presentation Partner

£3,250+VAT

This package enables you to speak at the conference – providing you with an opportunity to deliver a thought leadership presentations and/or on-stage Q&A utilising our expert Chair. You’ll be able to position yourself as a though-leader and go-to-business in your sector in front of sector/regional stakeholders and influencers. Benefits include:

  • 15-minute timeslot before one of the main sessions to deliver a thought leadership presentation and/or Q&A session
  • Direct access before and after every session to the VIP speaker room, an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Prime branding at the conference
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Additional pull-up stand on stage during your Best Practice session
  • Seven delegate passes for the conference
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to ten people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One full page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Pre Conference Dinner Partner

£2,750+VAT

The day before the event we’ll be hosting a Speaker and Sponsor VIP dinner – this event offers a unique opportunity to network one-on-one with the industry’s leading figures. This partnership enables you to have prominent involvement and branding at the dinner. Benefits include:

  • Speaking opportunity – with a 10-minute promotional talk at the VIP Dinner
  • Prime branding at the conference dinner.
  • Two pull-up banners at the conference dinner
  • Promotional material and literature placement on the dinner tables
  • Two places at the conference dinner
  • Two delegate passes for the conference
  • Positioned as ‘Conference Dinner Partner’ in all branding
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to two people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One full page advert in the dinner menu
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Private Roundtable Partner

£2,750+VAT

Take the discussion into a more private setting – with a hireable room at the event enabling you to create a roundtable discussion for up to 45-minutes. We’ll work with you to invite your target clients, plus your own attendees, to create an in-event experience that helps you forge new commercially rewards connections. Benefits include:

  • Hire a private room at the event venue for 45-minutes – for circa 10-15 attendees
  • Ten invitations directly through ourselves to event delegates to request their attendance at the roundtable (no guarantee provided on attendance)
  • Pull-up banners and marketing literature allowed within the private room during the period of your roundtable
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Four delegate passes to the conference– which you can use for your staff or invited clients who you may also want to take part in the roundtable discussion
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One half page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Speaker Table Partner

£2,750+VAT

Become the official partner of the Speakers’ Table – where our high-level event speakers will congregate throughout the day. Benefits include:

  • VIP access to enable you to join the speaker table/room
  • Build one-to-one relationships with key decision makers and work givers
  • Marketing collateral can be placed on the speaker table
  • Two pull-up banners around the Speaker Table area
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the conference
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One half page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Programme Partner

£2,250+VAT

Prominent branding on the front of our conference programme. A great way of driving brand awareness and visibility in front of your primary audience. Benefits include:

  • Prime Branding on the cover of the conference programme
  • Positioned as ‘Conference Programme Partner’ in all branding
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the event
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One full page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Breakfast Partner

£2,250+VAT

A package to enable mass brand awareness and visibility during the busiest periods of the day. Becoming a partner would ensure branding is at the forefront of the breakfast period area along with additional marketing benefits including an exhibition stand and inclusion within all marketing material. Benefits include:

  • Prime branding in the physical breakfast area space for the duration of breakfast with three pull-up stands
  • Positioned as ‘Conference Breakfast Partner’ in all branding
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the conference
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One half page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Lunch Partner

£2,250+VAT

A package to enable mass brand awareness and visibility during the busiest periods of the day. Becoming a partner would ensure branding is at the forefront of the lunch period area along with additional marketing benefits including an exhibition stand and inclusion within all marketing material. Benefits include:

  • Prime branding in the physical lunch area space for the duration of lunch with three pull-up stands
  • Positioned as ‘Conference Lunch Partner’ in all branding
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the conference
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One half page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Email Partner

£2,250+VAT

Prime branding on all emails used to promote the conference with delegates before, during and after the conference. Benefits include:

  • Prime Branding on the emails sent to promote the conference sent to circa 80,000 contacts
  • Positioned as ‘Conference Email Partner’ in all branding
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the conference
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One half page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Registration Partner

£2,250+VAT

Sponsorship of the registration area – the delegate entry point to the conference. Benefits include:

  • Branding on the sign-in iPads at check-out where all delegates sign-in with a table cloth and two pull up stands (provided by you)
  • Positioned as ‘Conference Registration artner’ in all branding
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the event
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • One half page digital advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Exhibitor Package

£1,750+VAT

If you’re looking for access to the event and a space to hold meetings and showcase your services, our Exhibitor Partner package is perfect. There is no limit to the exhibition space enabling you to simply drive brand awareness through a standard exhibition package or bring excitement to the room with the ability to take exhibition space to stand out from the crowd. Benefits include:

  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Four delegate passes for the event
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to four people per year
  • Your logo will be displayed on the conference page of the website
  • Your logo will be on all documents related to the conference – emails etc.
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference
  • Virtual exhibition stand – to allow connectivity to hybrid/virtual event users
  • Logo/branding on the online conference platform

Become a Partner

If you’re interested in any of the packages above or if you’re interested in finding out additional information then contact us on:

0113 390 4700

opportunities@built-environment-networking.com

We’re set to have a plethora of expert names join us for four excellent panel discussions.

Manchester City Council – Cllr Bev Craig, Leader

Manchester is thriving and is at the start of its next era of investment and development. Pledging to make the city a more inclusive place to live and work, Bev is the pioneering new leader of the city council and she joins the session to talk about some of the projects that the council are keen to move forward with in the coming year.

Capital & Centric – Tim Heatley, Co Founder & Director

Manchester based Social Impact developer Capital & Centric have a multitude of development projects in the pipeline in Greater Manchester – with their ongoing regeneration of Piccadilly East in Manchester chief amongst their plans, as well as the Weir Mills redevelopment in Stockport and their Farnworth scheme in Bolton. Tim will join the conference to discuss their ongoing investment plans in the region – which is set to deliver over 500 homes, provide over 600 hotel rooms and hundreds of millions of pounds worth of investment over the coming years.

University of Salford – Professor Helen Marshall, Vice Chancellor

The University of Salford are part of the team that are behind the transformative £2.5bn Crescent Masterplan with Salford City Council. One of the first projects to be announced from the masterplan, the ‘Salford Rise’ scheme, is expected to kick start over £200 million of commercial development leading to the creation of 6000 additional jobs over the coming years. As Vice Chancellor of the University, Helen will be well placed to discuss the wider masterplan and the University’s role in creating further investment, development and growth opportunities – as well as their role in creating the skilled workforce to take Greater Manchester forward.

Bruntwood – Chris Roberts, Chief Development Officer

The town centre regeneration pioneer Bruntwood have recently announced 2 major projects in Greater Manchester working together with Bury Council and Trafford Council to revitalise. The Trafford project will see 27 acres near the Stretford Mall redeveloped into over 300,000 sq ft of commercial and local community space, with 800 homes built whilst the Bury project will see the 15 acre site regenerated into a mixed-used development incorporating retail, leisure, hospitality and residential, with sustainability, education and wellness at its heart. Chris heads up these schemes on behalf of Bruntwood and will join the conference to reveal more intel on these exciting schemes for the region.

 

DAC Beachcroft – Gemma Leonard, Partner

Manchester based Gemma is Head of DACB’s national Real Estate team. She specialises in all aspects of land acquisition and development for large housebuilders and specialist developers in the North West and across the country

Cundall – Speaker, TBC

Hyperoptic – Speaker, TBC

08:15-09:15 Breakfast & Networking
09:15-09:30 Keynote Speech

The 2022 Greater Manchester Development Conference is kicked off by one of the most influential voices in the region who will help set the tone for the day’s events.

09:30-10:30 Session One: “Places for Everyone”: What are the Key Deliverables for a Healthier, Smarter, Greener Greater Manchester?

A group of key voices allied to the ongoing evolvement of Greater Manchester’s spatial plan come together to update delegates on priorities inclusive growth-related regeneration schemes and talk about the type of sustainably focused inward investment they are bringing to Greater Manchester in the coming years.

Manchester City Council; Cllr Bev Craig, Leader

Other speakers TBC

10:30-11:15 Break and Networking

Build commercially rewarding connections during the break – with refreshments included.

11:15-12:15 Session Two: Developing Tomorrow’s Resi in Greater Manchester – Housing and BtR Development Opportunities and Plans; Sponsored by – DAC Beachcroft

Senior leaders, investors and developers that are responsible for some of the most exciting residential schemes in the region showcase their forthcoming projects while discussing challenges associated to the housing crisis, delivering inclusive communities and placemaking.

Chair: DAC Beachcroft; Gemma Leonard, Partner

Capital & Centric; Tim Heatley, Co Founder & Director

12:15-12:30 Breakout One: Delegates Will hear From One of Greater Manchester’s Districts Who Will Launch and promote Forthcoming Schemes in Their Region.
12:30-13:15 Lunch and Networking

Build commercially rewarding connections during the lunch break – with refreshments and food provided

13:15-14:15 Session Three: Key Steps to Creating a Northern, Global Capital for Investment in Greater Manchester; Sponsored by Hyperoptic

International investors and blue-chip companies come together for an interactive roundtable discussion to forecast future growth sectors within Greater Manchester and built environment related opportunities associated with them.

Chair: Hyperoptic; Speaker TBC

University of Salford; Professor Helen Marshall, Vice Chancellor

14:15-14:30 Breakout Two: Delegates Will hear From One of Greater Manchester’s Districts Who Will Launch and promote Forthcoming Schemes in Their Region.
14:30-15:00 Break and Networking

Build commercially rewarding connections during the break – with refreshments included.

15:00-16:00 Session Four: Greater Manchester Major Regeneration Projects Update

Delegates will hear from project leaders responsible for the most exciting mixed use, commercial and industrial regeneration and placemaking schemes that are coming to the fore in the region over the next 12 months.

Chair: Cundall; Speaker TBC

Bruntwood; Chris Roberts, Chief Development Officer

16:00-16:30 Conference Summary and Close

Tickets

Physical Event Ticket: Greater Manchester Development Conference 2022 £179.00

Attendee 1

Attendee ticket price: £179

Virtual Event Ticket: Greater Manchester Development Conference 2022 £99.00

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Attendee ticket price: £99

Physical Event Ticket AND VIP Speakers Dinner: Greater Manchester 2022 £329.00

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Attendee ticket price: £329

Details

Date:
Tuesday, 20th September 2022

Time:
0815hrs – 1630hrs

Cost:
£99 – £329

Venue

Manchester Central
Manchester M2 3GX, UK

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