On the 17th January, prominent business and public-sector leaders will come together at the Northampton Development Plans conference – one of the region’s largest business events of the year within the property and construction industry.

The event, hosted by Built Environment Networking, will see some of the region’s biggest names in business, politics and local government lead a regional discussion including presentations of ongoing or proposed development plans in the area and plans for the region’s future.

Peter Brett Associates (PBA) LLP, an independent practise of engineers, planners, scientists and economists, have been announced as the Programme Sponsor. Ron Henry, Partner – Civil Engineering, of PBA commented: “We are delighted to support this prestigious industry event. We are involved in many high profile projects in and around the Northampton area, such as Overstone SUE, Collingtree SUE, Norwood Farm, North East Daventry, Desborough Solar Farm, DIRFT III and Silverstone Racing Circuit to name but a few, and therefore have a vested interest in the long-term development of the region. We look forward to hearing from the high profile speakers, as well as meeting fellow professionals and clients on the day”.

Speakers include Property Advisor for Silverstone Circuits – Lord Garvagh, Director at Ashfield Land – James Rigby, Commercial Director at MEPC Silverstone Park – Roz Bird, Co-Founder and Director at Darlow Hemphill – Ricky Darlow and Leader of Northamptonshire County Council – Heather Smith.

This event will provide an opportunity for those within the industry to gain insight on projects likely to take place within the region, whilst also giving a platform to debate and discuss the issues at the top of the economic and regional agenda.

For more information or to book tickets to the event on the 17th January 2018 please visit: www.built-environment-networking.com and for media enquiries please contact Nathan Spencer on nathan.spencer@www.built-environment-networking.com.