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York & North Yorkshire Economic Growth & Development Conference; In Association with York & North Yorkshire LEP

Tuesday, 2nd November 2021 0900hrs – 1500hrs

Regional stakeholders across York and North Yorkshire are seeing the post-pandemic recovery as an ideal opportunity to reinvent their approach to regeneration, inward investment and partnership working.

In this high-level event, Built Environment Networking team up with York and North Yorkshire LEP and a host of local authorities to bring forward over £100m worth of development projects and opportunities, explore net zero challenges and issue a call to arms for the built environment ecosystem to help them achieve local ambition.

Delegates will hear exclusive intel and have the opportunity to interact with key decision makers via a series of networking roundtables and high level presentations.

Speakers for this event include:

Kevin Hollinrake,
Member of Parliament for Thirsk and Malton
Amanda Coupland Director Built Environment Networking Amanda Griffiths,
Director
More Speakers,
TBC Soon

Agenda and Programme:

09:00-09:30 Doors Open & 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.

09:30-09:55 Keynote Speaker

Delegates will hear from a voice of regional significance about unlocking the development potential of York and North Yorkshire.

UK Parliament; Kevin Hollinrake, Member of Parliament for Thirsk and Malton

10:00-11:00 Session One: Defining place, regeneration and inclusive economic growth in a post-pandemic world

York and North Yorkshire is open for business and is redefining its approach to development. As part of this panel, delegates will hear from regional policy influencers, public sector stakeholders, flagship business voices and developers who will share their views on how the area will regenerate in the coming years.

11:00-11:30 Break & Interactive Roundtable

Delegates will be invited to share their views and opinions on how the built environment ecosystem can work with session one speakers to deliver their objectives.

11:30-12:00 Session Two: Grow Yorkshire!

Learn about bio-based construction initiatives and opportunities from the voices behind the unique Grow Yorkshire programme.

12:00-12:15 Networking & Exhibition

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.

12:15-13:15 Session Three: Tackling housing development in North Yorkshire

Delegates will hear from local authority stakeholders and developers about their future projects and how they are helping to solve the housing crisis and deliver high quality, inclusive communities across the region.

13:15-13:30 Networking & Exhibition

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.

13:30-14:30 Session Four: Reimagining and redefining high streets and town centres in North Yorkshire

Delegates will hear from local authority leadership, major developers and local stakeholders about their future plans to rejuvenate town centres in York and North Yorkshire. Topics include incorporating heritage, the 15-minute city and the impact of Covid-19 on local people’s relationship with their high street.

14:30-15:00 Networking, Exhibition & Close

We’re set to have an exceptional line-up of speakers who’ll be sharing intel into their future development projects, plans and vision for across the region. Here’s an overview of the confirmed speakers:

UK Parliament – Kevin Hollinrake, Member of Parliament for Thirsk and Malton

Having represented the constituents of Thirsk and Malton since 2015, Kevin is one of the most active MPs in parliament. With a background in the property sector- setting up Hunters Estate Agency in York in the early 90’s- he is a strong backer of the Northern Powerhouse idea and many of his parliamentary work has been underpinned by working towards its delivery. He joins the event to share intel on some of the built environment related campaigns he is supporting but also his work on supporting business across the region.

Built Environment Networking – Amanda Griffiths, Director

Amanda is one of the Co-Founder’s of Built Environment Networking – formed almost 10 years ago.

She’ll be hosting a number of the sessions throughout the day, running the days proceedings and managing the interaction between our virtual delegates and the speakers.

Amanda Coupland Director Built Environment Networking

Associate your brand with the York & North Yorkshire Economic Growth & Development Conference and position your brand at the forefront of one of the UK’s biggest discussions and debates around development in the region.

Package Exhibition Stand Chair/ Speaking Opportunity Tickets VIP Backstage Access Cost (+VAT)
Conference Partner Yes Yes 15 Yes £2,500 Sold Out
Best Practice Presentation Package Yes Yes 10 Yes £1,000 View Details
Exhibitor Packages Yes 5 Yes £500 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

Best Practice Presentation Package

£1,000+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

£500+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

keith.griffiths@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

Event Ticket: York & North Yorkshire Economic Growth & Development Conference This event is free to attend for the first 100 bookings – so ensure you register for you and your colleagues today. Free

Attendee 1

Attendee ticket price: £Free

Details

Date:
Tuesday, 2nd November 2021

Time:
0900hrs – 1500hrs

Cost:
£0 – £0

Venue

Online – Hopin


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