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Kent Development Plans

Monday, 27th June 2022 1245hrs – 1430hrs

Online Webinar, Hopin

Kent is set for a billions worth of investment, regeneration and development in the near future, this webinar will delve into the projects that will transform the county over the next decade and beyond.

From major garden village plans and brand new hospitals to ninja warrior attractions and multi-million airport redevelopments , the county of Kent is looking to reinvigorate its local economy through major investment and development over the coming years. Joining us for this webinar will be the local authorities, investors and developers at the forefront of Kent’s overhaul, to look deeper into the schemes and initiatives set to reshape the county for the future.

Topics to be discussed:

  • 5,750-home Chilmington Green scheme
  • Inward Investment Update with Locate in Kent
  • £100m Brompton Cycle Factory
  • KCH’s £90m Ashford apartment scheme

Speakers include:

Gavin Cleary,
Chief Executive
Tracey Kerly,
Chief Executive
Nick Harvey-Jones,

Associate your brand with this Webinar and position your brand at the forefront of the discussion around the future development happening in Kent. We have various partnership packages available, including opportunities to speak on the webinar, allowing you to present your message to your target audience and receive maximum brand awareness and impact. Packages available include:

Package Chair/ Speaking Opportunity VIP Access Cost (+VAT)
Webinar Partner Yes Yes £1,750 View Details
Exhibitor Partner Yes £750 View Details

Webinar Partner


Be at the forefront of the webinar – with a speaking slot on the panel and prime branding throughout the webinar and post/pre event communications. 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. Benefits include:

  • Be positioned as the ‘Webinar Partner’ and have your company name in the title of the event
  • Sponsor an existing event or work with us to develop a bespoke title/agenda/panel of speakers
  • Request Built Environment Networking to invite speakers of your choice to join the panel
  • Targeted marketing campaign aimed at attracting your target audience to the event – whether it be company types, regional companies or job titles/level of attendee.
  • Chair or speak on the panel
  • Option to do a 5-minute introduction to the panel or deliver a thought leadership presentation
  • Included within pre-conference speaker communications including speaker briefing calls
  • Direct access before and after the sessions to the speakers and panellists, and excellent way to establish rapport and build relationships
  • Exhibition space
  • 15 tickets for the webinar for your business or client contacts
  • Access to the video footage from the webinar
  • Branding: on the webinar, website, press release, emails promoting the event and more
  • One editorial or case study shared through our website news section and social channels
  • Chairman’s thank you in the opening and closing speech on the webinar

Exhibitor Partner


Become an exhibition partner for this event to get exhibition space and branding before, during and after the event with benefits including:

  • Exhibition space at the interactive webinar
  • Five tickets for your business or client contacts
  • Access to the VIP speakers room – connect with the speakers before and after the event
  • Access to the video of the webinar
  • Branding including on the webinar, on the website, all emails prior to the event and more.
  • One editorial or case study shared on our news section and promoted through social media
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the opening and closing webinar speech

Our online conferences will merge our face-to-face conferences with a virtual platform – providing networking opportunities, exceptional panel discussions and debates, speaker presentations and an exhibition hall.

Here’s a little video highlighting what to expect

And here’s a bit more information of key areas of our online events…

You’ll receive unique log-in details to join our online event via computer or phone – and you’ll be greeted with an easy navigation tool. You’ll be able to navigate to:

Main Stage

Where our ‘Programme’ will take place with excellent speakers and content. You’ll be able to get involved, asking questions and taking part in live polls.

Networking Area

Just like a real conference you’ll be able to meet and connect with new people in our forum. You can directly request to chat with someone or you can enter our ‘speed networking’ area to meet numerous new people within the industry. Get your elevator pitch ready!

Sponsor / Exhibitor Area

Meet our partners and sponsors – view what they’re all about, video chat with them and download their literature and product information.

Locate in Kent – Gavin Cleary, Chief Executive

Locate in Kent, acts as the county’s inward investment agency, with the aim to encourage and support businesses to set up and expand Kent. In 2021, they supported 46 businesses expanding or relocating in Kent, creating 3,233 new jobs, with 678 of these jobs created from overseas investment. Past clients include Pfizer, Hitachi and Amazon, stretching across various sectors. They recently worked with Brompton, the UK’s leading bicycle manufacturer, to build a new £100m global HQ and factory in Ashford, capable of producing 200,000 bikes a year.

Ashford Borough Council – Tracey Kerly, Chief Executive

Ashford Borough Council has a rich heritage but are also working on ambitious plans for the future. The council have outlined their large-scale developments within the aptly titled ‘Big 8’. The aim of the developments is to unlock major opportunities, whilst delivering new jobs, housing, retail and cultural facilities. Under the ‘Big 8’ several major schemes have been completed and will be taking place across the borough, most notably the Chilmington Green project. Launched in 2014, Chilmington Green is a 20-year project that will deliver upwards of 5,750 homes, a district centre and community infrastructure.

Kings Crescent Homes – Nick Harvey-Jones, Co-Founder

King Crescent Homes have recently received planning consent for 400 residential properties and associated commercial space in the town centre of Ashford. Working alongside funding partners Homes England and Lendinvest, the development, known as The Triangle, has a GDV of over £90m and will be delivered just a few minutes walk from Ashford’s International Train Station that has direct routes to Central London and Paris


Webinar Event Ticket – Kent Development Plans £40.00

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Attendee ticket price: £40


Monday, 27th June 2022

1245hrs – 1430hrs

£40 – £40


Online Webinar
Park Approach, Leeds LS15 8GB, UK

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