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York and North Yorkshire Development Plans

Tuesday, 7th June 2022 1330hrs – 1630hrs

North Yorkshire will become a hub of investment and growth over the coming decade, with a number of town centres in line for their biggest investment in decades. This comes in addition to billions worth of major projects in the region set to unfold over the coming years, with a £1.1bn valuation of the York Central Scheme alone.

From new hospitals and infrastructure works to major housing developments and project Gigabit, York and North Yorkshire is set for a wave of innovation, redevelopment and growth in the near future. As a part of this event, we will be hearing from the region’s leadership as they set out their strategies for economic recovery and detail the opportunities available for further development and regeneration, whilst addressing key national issues including sustainability, inward investment and improving connectivity.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Latest intel on the new Combined Authority
  • 125-acre former power station redevelopment
  • Latest on HBD’s £110m Chocolate Works
  • Helmsley Group’s development pipeline
  • Game changing £655m York Central scheme
  • Update on Sherburn2 75-acre logistics project
  • 2,000 home West Harrogate plan

Speakers include:

13:30-14:00 Door Opening and Networking

Enjoy some networking time with those also attending the conference and visit the exhibitors. You’ll have the ability to video chat in our networking lounge with attendees, or visit the exhibition booths.

14:00-15:00 Session One: York and North Yorkshire Levelling Up Priorities – What, Where and How?

In this session we will hear from North Yorkshire’s leadership to discuss what Levelling Up means for the region in a high-level thought leadership discussion.

Chair: (Available to Sponsor)

Harrogate Borough Council; Kathryn Daly, Head of Place Shaping & Economic Growth

City of York Council; Cllr Paula Widdowson, Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change

HBD; Tom Wheldon, Director & Head of Yorkshire & North East Region

15:00-15:15 Break & Networking

Enjoy some networking time with those also attending the conference and visit the exhibitors. You’ll have the ability to video chat in our networking lounge with attendees, or visit the exhibition booths

15:15-16:15 Session Two: Major Development Plans – How Can The Built Environment Be At The Forefront of Inclusive Growth?

The region’s leading developers and investors will unveil their latest projects and future development ambitions in this session focused on future plans.

Chair: (Available to Sponsor)

Selby District Council; Julian Rudd, Head of Economic Development and Regeneration

Hambleton District Council; Hannah Heinemann, Head of Service – Commercial and Programme Management

Helmsley Group; Max Reeves, Director

16:15-16:30 Networking, Exhibition & Close

Hambleton District Council – Hannah Heinemann, Head of Service – Commercial and Programme Management

Hambleton District Council have recently given planning approval to Avant Homes to deliver a 154-home scheme in Easingwold. The council are also looking to create over 700 jobs with a farmland redevelopment in Northallerton, the project will see the delivery of a 21-acre development featuring commercial and industrial units. This comes almost a year after the council completed their £17m mixed-use Treadmills scheme. The scheme was delivered by the council alongside their joint venture partners Wykeland Group.

Selby District Council – Julian Rudd, Head of Economic Development and Regeneration

Selby is one of three North Yorkshire town centres in line to receive the region’s biggest investment in decades. The Selby town centre will receive a share of a £42m package aimed at increasing productivity in the area. This comes in addition to several major schemes set to unfold across the Selby District, including a 149 acre scheme in Kellingley, the proposed 125 acre redevelopment of the former Eggborough Power Station, and the 75 acre Sherburn2 logistics scheme.

Harrogate Council – Kathryn Daly, Head of Place Shaping & Economic Growth

As a part of the Government’s £42m North Yorkshire Package, Harrogate’s town centre is one of three North Yorkshire towns set for a regeneration overhaul over the coming years. This comes with the Harrogate Gateway plan to regenerate Station Parade and create a new public transport hub for the town. The council are also in early planning stages of a huge development to in West Harrogate that would include 2,000 homes as well as improvements to highways and infrastructure.

Helmsley Property Group – Max Reeves, Development Director

Helmsley Group is a property investment and development group that specialises in residential and commercial property. They have a wide array of schemes underway across North Yorkshire with a focus on the city of York, with their 114-apartment Westgate scheme, the largest in York. Helmsley Group also have a 50-apartment scheme at Dixons Yard and a 24-apartment scheme at Merchants Exchange.

Max Reeves Helmsley Group

City of York Council – Cllr Paula Widdowson, Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change

With the challenges posed by the pandemic and the importance of levelling-up, York has a series of unique opportunities that can see the city go from strength to strength. City of York Council is working with partners to drive this work, including making the 2,500-home York Central a reality.  More recently, following the announcement of devolution negotiations for York and North Yorkshire, the right deal could unlock significant investment in York and the wider region over the next 30 years.

HBD – Tom Wheldon, Director & Head of Yorkshire & North East Region

HBD are one of the most active private sector developers in the North Yorkshire region. They are currently developing a £107m scheme on the site of the former Terry’s chocolate HQ. Aptly titled, The Chocolate Works, the scheme will see the delivery of 163 individually designed apartments where the main multi-storey factory once was, as well as 22 bespoke apartments within The Clock Tower building. The Chocolate Works will also include a new brain surgery hospital creating 145 healthcare jobs, and retaining a vital health service in the city following the closure of The Retreat.

Package Exhibition Stand Chair/ Speaking Opportunity Tickets VIP Backstage Access Cost (+VAT)
Conference Partner Yes Yes 15 Yes £2,750 View Details
Session Partner Yes Yes 10 Yes £1,750 View Details
Best Practice Presentation Package Yes Yes 10 Yes £1,250 View Details
Exhibitor Packages Yes 5 Yes £750 View Details

We have various partnership packages available, including packages with speaking opportunities, exhibition space and those that will drive brand awareness, 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 housing sector and the whole built environment industry.

Conference Partner

£2,750+VAT

Become the headline partner of this conference and get mass awareness and brand visibility. This package is the ultimate – with a prime location during the event, a speaking opportunity, logo positioning on the top of the logo and your name in the event title – “_____________ Conference; Sponsored by YOUR COMPANY NAME”

  • The conference will be called the xxx Conference in association with your company name
  • Ability to help shape the conference agenda and content to bring your strategic thinking to the event
  • Option to recommend speakers
  • Inclusion with pre-conference speaker communications
  • Access to the speakers and panellists; an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Prime branding for the whole conference
  • Option to do a keynote speech
  • One speaking position on one panel during the conference
  • Online exhibition space allowing you to video chat with delegates and share downloadable content such as literature
  • 15 online delegate passes for your team or guests
  • Digital media branding: your logo will appear prominently on the website, marketing emails, social media etc
  • Master of Ceremonies “thank you” in the opening and closing speeches
  • Social media – pre, during and post-conference activity
  • Inclusion with all PR and outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to video of the conference after the event

Session Partner

£1,750+VAT

The role of the session partner provides an opportunity for you to 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:

  • Ability to help shape the session agenda and content to bring your strategic thinking to the event
  • Option to recommend speakers for the session
  • Inclusion with pre-conference speaker communications
  • Access to the speakers and panellists; an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Branding for the whole conference and your session
  • One speaking position on your panel
  • Option to do a five minute introduction to your panel or thought leaders presentation
  • Online exhibition space allowing you to video chat with delegates and share downloadable content such as literature
  • 10 online delegate passes for your team or guests
  • Digital media branding: your logo will appear prominently on the website, marketing emails, social media etc
  • Master of Ceremonies “thank you” in the opening and closing speeches
  • Social media – pre, during and post-conference activity
  • Inclusion with all PR and outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to video of the conference after the event

Best Practice Presentation Package

£1,250+VAT

During the breaks delegates are able to speed network and visit the exhibitors – but with this package you can also give them the option of coming to see your company deliver a 15-minute thought leadership presentation, enabling you to play a key role in the conference. Build brand awareness, loyalty, trust and new business leads amongst numerous civic and business leaders from across the industry. Benefits include:

  • Ability to deliver a 15-minute presentation during one of the break periods
  • Access to the VIP Room – a green room for speakers, VIP guests and sponsors
  • Branding across the rest of the conference
  • Online exhibition space allowing you to video chat with delegates and share content
  • 10 online delegate passes for your team and/or guests
  • Digital media branding: your logo will appear prominently on the website, marketing emails, social media, etc
  • Master of Ceremonies ‘thank you’ in the opening and closing speeches
  • Social media – pre, during and post-conference activity
  • Inclusion in any PR and outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to video of the conference after the event

Exhibitor Package

£750+VAT

If you’re looking for access to the event and a space to meet online delegates and chat with them – then our exhibitor package is perfect. Some people can be reluctant to approach exhibition stands – but online it’s different and you’ll be inundated with enquiries and questions about your brand. Benefits include:

  • Online exhibition space allowing you to video chat with delegates and share downloadable content such as literature
  • 5 online delegate passes for your team or guests
  • Digital media branding: your logo will appear prominently on the website, marketing emails, social media etc
  • Master of Ceremonies “thank you” in the opening and closing speeches
  • Social media – pre, during and post-conference activity
  • Inclusion with all PR and outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to video of the conference after the event

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

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.

Tickets

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Details

Date:
Tuesday, 7th June 2022

Time:
1330hrs – 1630hrs

Venue

Online – Hopin


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