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Midlands Development Conference

May 23 @ 0800hrs - 1700hrs

Ricoh Arena, Coventry

Midlands Development Conference | Event

CONFERENCE OVERVIEW

The inaugural Midlands Development Conference will bring together over 300 leaders from the property, development, infrastructure and construction industries to maximise the phenomenal opportunities currently engulfing the Midlands. With a major focus on infrastructure connecting cities and towns the Midlands is set to see an unprecedented level of investment, development and regeneration – and to fully maximise the opportunities this presents a collaborative and aligned approach is needed across the industry. This new conference will be a platform to promote such collaboration, as we hear from those at the forefront of the Midlands future vision, alongside expert views from leading figures from across the industry and major developers who’re set to bring exciting new schemes to the fore as the Midlands continues to become one of the UK’s most desirable regions to live, work and invest.

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The event represents a unique opportunity to take the pulse of the development and construction sectors, and to share exclusive insights on future development plans and connect with professionals who’re all looking to invest, develop or work within the Midlands to drive economic growth.

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The conference will see:

  • 300+ Delegates.
  • 30+ VIP Speakers.
  • 15+ Exhibitors.

PROGRAMME & SPEAKERS

Through a series of exceptional panel discussions and gripping presentations we’ll uncover new insights from those at the forefront of the future vision for the Midlands, whilst hearing about new opportunities, major new development zones and schemes, exclusive insights from the regions leading figures, and procurement details on how firms can get involved in potential schemes.

Opening with keynote speeches from two influential figures we’ll soon delve into the phenomenal opportunities which the Midlands offer, hearing exactly how the Midlands Engine and a collaborative approach will be crucial to delivering the desired outcomes. We’ll hear similar discussions and presentations from leading investors, housebuilders, local authorities, infrastructure providers and more to hear their future plans – including development and regeneration pipelines – with an open audience led Q&A throughout the sessions allowing audience members to ask questions from the floor. Our sessions during the event include:

  • Keynote Speeches
  • The Midlands; The Engine & Collaboration
  • HS2; How Major Infrastructure is Driving Development
  • Infrastructure; It’s Role in Linking Communities & Placemaking
  • Private Sector; Their Role in The Future Vision
  • One Public Estate; Public Sector Estate Working To Support Growth
  • Placemaking; Developers & Housing Providers

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PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Our partnership opportunities with enable you to reap the rewards of being centre stage at the conference whilst removing the usual barriers to key decision makers and influential figures within the industry. As an event partner you’ll boost your organisation’s profile, influence industry debate and make exclusive connections with the most senior figures within the Midlands.

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Midlands Development Conference | Programme

Speakers Include:

  • UK 2070 Commission (Lord Kerslake, Chair)
  • Midlands Connect (Maria Machancoses, Director)
  • Nottingham City Council (David Bishop, Deputy Chief Executive Officer)
  • West Midlands Combined Authority (Deborah Cadman, Chief Executive Officer)

Schedule of Keynote Talks, Presentations & Sessions:

08:00-09:00Breakfast & Networking
09:00-09:30Keynote Speakers
Senior figures from across the Midlands will open the conference, highlighting the importance of collaborative working, the phenomenal opportunities the region presents, and helping to set the tone for the rest of the discussion and debate to follow. 
09:30-10:15The Midlands; The Engine and collaboration
Our first session will focus on the need to have a unified Midlands – and collaborative working across the region and with both the public and private sector will be crucial in helping the Midlands realise its potential.
10:15-10:30Break & Networking
10:30-11:30HS2; How infrastructure will drive development
With three stations planned within the Midlands (Solihull, Birmingham and Toton) HS2 is set to be an enabler to growth – and we’ll be hearing from those hubs and how HS2 will unlock huge areas of development land which will be turning into thriving employment zones and communities. 
11:30-11:45Lunch & Networking
11:45-12:30Infrastructure; Linking communities and placemaking
Major infrastructure projects are planned across the Midlands which will complement HS2 – from new, improved and more frequent rail routes, to new roads, potential airport expansions, and much more. We’ll be hearing about how these schemes will be designed to integrate into both existing and new community developments, aiding connectivity across the region and boosting productivity and economic growth. 
12:30-13:00Lunch & Networking
13:00-14:00Private Sector; Their role in the future vision
Leading figures from a number of high profile private sector firms and blue chip companies will talk about their role within the future vision for the Mdliands and how they’ll be looking to both benefit from and have input into the economic growth plans for the region. 
14:00-14:15Break & Networking
14:15-15:00One Public Estates; Supporting growth
We’ll hear from a wide variety of government and public sector leading organisations on how they’ll be working together to rationalise their Midlands estate portfolio and work together to support growth across the whole region.
15:00-15:15Break & Networking
15:15-16:15Placemaking; Housebuilders & developers
Leading providers of homes and major developers within the region will talk about the best way to approach planning, design and management of open spaces due the spurt of development and growth expected across the region. 
16:15-17:00Conference Close & Networking

 

Midlands Development Conference | Exhibitors

This unique conference will bring together the public and private sector to facilitate discussions and connections to try and drive and accelerate the delivery of development, regeneration, investment and growth in the Midlands. 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.

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Exhibiting will allow you to:

  • Meet 300+ delegates face to face
  • Be part of the inaugural Midlands Development Conference
  • Be known as a market leader within this sector
  • Network with hundreds of your business clients and peers
  • Showcase your work to regional and local authorities, major developers, universities, housebuilders and more

Midlands Conference Development Exhibitor

If you’re interested in exhibiting at the conference then get in touch with our team:

Email: keith.griffiths@built-environment-networking.com

Midlands Development Conference | Become a Partner

Associate your brand with the Midlands 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 the Midlands.

PackageExhibition StandChair/Speaking OpportunityTicketsVIP Backstage AccessCost (+VAT)
Conference PartnerYesYes15Yes£10,000 View More Details
Session PartnerYesYes10Yes£5,000 View More Details
Programme PartnerYes-10-£3,500 View More Details
Breakfast PartnerYes-5-£2,500 View More Details
Lunch PartnerYes-5-£2,500 View More Details
Badge PartnerYes-5-£2,500 View More Details
Exhibitor PackageYes-2-£1,500 View More Details
Output Report PartnerYes-8-£5,000 Sold Out

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 the Midlands and the whole built environment industry.

Conference Partner
£10,000+VAT

Become the exclusive corporate sponsor of the Midlands Development Conference with the conference partner package.

The conference will be named the ”Midlands Development Conference in association with (Your Brand)” and you’ll benefit from the following partner privileges:

  • Prime Branding for the whole conference
  • Option to deliver a keynote during the conference opening
  • 15 delegate passes for the event
  • A full exhibition stand space at each event (3m²)
  • Digital media branding: your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, booking forms, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 70,000)
  • Print media branding: A full-page advertisement in the conference programme and coverage in our regular magazine
  • Photo & Video Library: access to professional photographs and video of the event
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Session Partner
£5,000+VAT

Become the exclusive session sponsor for any of our six sessions with the conference session partner package.

Packages available to sponsor include: The Midlands – The Engine & Collaboration, HS2 – Infrastructure Driving Development, Infrastructure – Linking Communities & Placemaking, Private Sector – Their Role In The Vision, One Public Estates – Collaborative Approach and Placemaking – Developers & Housing.

  • Prime Branding on stage throughout the whole session
  • Option to chair your selected session during the conference
  • 10 delegate passes for the event
  • A full exhibition stand space at each event (3m²)
  • Digital media branding: your logo appears on the event website, booking forms, reminders and promotional emails for the event (subscriber list size: 70,000)
  • Print media branding: A full-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Photo & Video Library: access to professional photographs and video of the event

Session Partner

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Programme Partner
£3,500+VAT

Our programme partner opportunity puts you on the front cover and grants you a full-page advertisement in the programme:

  • Prime Branding on the cover of the conference programme
  • 10 delegate passes for the event
  • A full exhibition stand space at the event (3m²)
  • Digital media branding: your logo appears on the event website, booking forms, reminders and promotional emails for the event (subscriber list size: 70,000)
  • Print media branding: A full-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Photo & Video Library: access to professional photographs and video of the event
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Breakfast Partner
£2,500+VAT

As breakfast partner, you can be the first brand that 300+ delegates engage with as they arrive at the conference.

  • Prime Branding in the breakfast area – including three pull-up stands
  • 5 delegate passes for the event
  • A full exhibition stand space at the event (3m²)
  • Digital media branding: your logo appears on the event website, booking forms, reminders and promotional emails for the event (subscriber list size: 70,000)
  • Print media branding: A half-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Photo & Video Library: access to professional photographs and video of the event
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Lunch Partner
£2,500+VAT

As the lunch partner, you can receive unique branding as over 300 delegates descend on the lunch are with benefits including:

  • Prime Branding in the lunch area – including three pull-up stands
  • 5 delegate passes for the event
  • A full exhibition stand space at the event (3m²)
  • Digital media branding: your logo appears on the event website, booking forms, reminders and promotional emails for the event (subscriber list size: 70,000)
  • Print media branding: A half-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Photo & Video Library: access to professional photographs and video of the event
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Badge Partner
£2,500+VAT

As the badge partner you’ll receive maximum brand awareness amongst delegates with your logo proudly displayed on all delegate name badges with benefits including:

  • Prime Branding on the delegate badges worn by all attendees and speakers
  • 5 delegate passes for the event
  • A full exhibition stand space at the event (3m²)
  • Digital media branding: your logo appears on the event website, booking forms, reminders and promotional emails for the event (subscriber list size: 70,000)
  • Print media branding: A half-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Photo & Video Library: access to professional photographs and video of the event
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Exhibitor Package
£1,500+VAT (per 3m²)

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 (3m²) or bring excitement to the room with the ability to take exhibition space large enough to showcase your brand even more. Benefits include:

  • 2 delegate passes
  • A bespoke exhibition stand depending on your needs
  • Digital media branding: your logo appears on the event website, booking forms and reminder emails for the event
  • Print media branding: A half-page advert in the conference programme
  • Photo & Video Library: access professional photos and video of the event
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Output Report Partner
£5,000+VAT

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

keith.griffiths@built-environment-networking.com

Midlands Development Conference | Details

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Details

Date:
May 23
Time:
0800hrs - 1700hrs
Cost:
£129 - £179
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Website:
https://www.ricoharena.com/

Venue

Ricoh Arena, Coventry

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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