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Ports Development Conference

May 1 @ 0800hrs - 1600hrs


Kensington Town Hall, London

Ports Development Conference | Event

CONFERENCE OVERVIEW

The UK Ports Development Conference is set to be the leading conference focusing on the huge role UK Ports play in driving the UK’s economy and the huge development and regeneration projects which are set to happen around the ports. The event will feature leading players in the sector – including presentations from the major ports in the UK, showcasing their future development plans, and highlighting the role they’ll play alongside others in driving economic growth.

Not only will delegates hear about future plans from a number of Ports, but this event will provide a platform to engage with them directly and to network with colleagues and partners to create new relationships within the sector. It’s a unique opportunity to take the pulse of the development potential within and around UK Ports and it will help demonstrate how vital they are to the UK economy.

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The event represents a unique opportunity to gather with the leaders of UK Ports and those looking to work alongside them and develop around large zones and sites surrounding the Ports, all with the aim of better connecting them to UK’s infrastructure to help drive the economy and boost its potential. It will include many speakers that have a direct input into the future vision of each Port who will be looking to engage with investors, developers, suppliers, designers and more.

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The conference will see:

  • 250+ Delegates.
  • 20+ 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 UK Ports across the whole UK from Scotland and Belfast to Bristol, Dover and Plymouth. We’ll hear about the key infrastructure projects which will underpin potential developments, opportunities for potential collaborative partnerships, masses of disposable brownfield land set to be brought forward or which has development potential and much more – all of which will be a catalyst for additional development which will drive the UK economy. Our sessions during the event include:

  • Keynote Speeches
  • The Importance of Ports to the UK Economy
  • Ports in the North – Development Plans
  • Ports in the South – Development Plans
  • Connecting Ports to Communities

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PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Our partnership opportunities will 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 working across the UK’s largest Ports.

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Ports Development Conference | Programme

Confirmed Speakers Include:

  • The Bristol Port Company (John Chaplin; Director of External Affairs)
  • Port of Tilbury London (Stuart Wallace; Chief Operations Officer)
  • Port of Edinburgh & Dundee (Stuart Wallace; Chief Operations Officer)
  • Built Environment Networking (Amanda Coupland, Director)
  • British Ports Association (Richard Ballantyne, Chief Executive)

Schedule of Keynote Talks, Presentations & Sessions:

08:00-09:00Breakfast & Networking
09:00-09:30Keynote Speakers
Senior figures leading the future vision for UK Ports will open the conference, setting the tone and sharing exclusive insights into the importance of Ports to the UK economy and the phenomenal development opportunities that they could unlock.
09:30-10:15The Importance of Ports to the UK Economy – Panel Discussion
Our first session will comprise of leaders from within the sector who will share their thoughts on the potential, the challenges and how collaboration with the private sector is key.
10:15-10:45Break & Networking
10:45-12:00Ports in the North – Panel Discussion & Presentations
The next session will focus Northern based ports who will be sharing, through a series of presentations, their future development plans and illustrating how the ports will integrate with the local economy, before an open Q&A session. 
12:00-12:45Lunch & Networking
12:45-14:00Ports in the South – Panel Discussion & Presentations
We’ll then hear from those leading the future plans of ports based in Southern regions who’ll share plans and exclusive insights into their proposed or planned schemes and how the audience can get involved in future development plans. 
14:00-14:30Break & Networking
14:30-15:45Connecting Ports to Communities – Panel Discussion & Presentations
This session pulls together the points raised earlier throughout the day and culminates in presentations from ports and infrastructure providers – with discussions focusing on what is required to provide the appropriate connectivity and functionality, how they will work, where the local planning fits into the plans and more. 
15:45-16:00Closing Speech & End

Ports Development Conference | Exhibitors

This unique conference will bring together the leaders of UK Ports with the public and private sector to facilitate discussions and connections to try and drive and accelerate the delivery of growth at and around UK Ports and their surrounding regions. 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 250+ delegates face to face
  • Be part of the inaugural UK Ports Development Conference
  • Be known as a market leader within the region
  • Network with hundreds of your business clients and peers
  • Showcase your work to leaders of UK Ports, Regional Authorities, Government, leading private sector firms and more

Exhibitor Package Ports UK economy development

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

Ports Development Conference | Become a Partner

Associate your brand with the Ports Development Conference and position your brand at the forefront of one of the UK’s biggest discussions and debates surrounding this unique corridor and the opportunities in presents.

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We have various partnership packages available, including packages with speaking opportunities and exhibition space, 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 Ports Development Conference agenda, the future vision and the whole built environment industry.

Conference Partner
£15,000+VAT

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

The conference will be named the ”Ports 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
Become Partner
Session Partner
£7,500+VAT

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

The sessions currently available to sponsor include: The Importance of Ports to the UK Economy, Ports in the North, Ports in the South and Connecting Ports to Communities. Through this sponsorship you’ll receive the following benefits:

  • 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
Become Partner
Programme Partner
£5,000+VAT

Our print 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
Become Partner
Breakfast Partner
£2,500+VAT

As breakfast partner, you can be the first brand that 250+ 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
Become Partner
Lunch Partner
£2,500+VAT

As the lunch partner, you can receive unique branding as over 250 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
Become Partner
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
Become Partner
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 or bring excitement to the room with the ability to take exhibition space to stand out from the crowd. 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
Become Partner
Output Report Partner
£5,000+VAT

Our Output Report Partner opportunity puts you on the front cover of our after event Output Report – highlighting the key discussions during the day and giving you a input into the report with branding and editorial input throughout the whole report, helping us to shape the agenda and output:

  • Prime Branding on the conference output report
  • Significant input into the structure and content of the report
  • 8 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
  • Post-Event Activation: Coverage on all after-event marketing activity regarding the output report
Become Partner

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

lee.cooper@built-environment-networking.com

Ports Development Conference | Details

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Details

Date:
May 1
Time:
0800hrs - 1600hrs
Cost:
£127 - £177
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Venue

Kensington Town Hall, London

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