Tue 10 Mar

Derby: UK Capital for Innovation

2:40 pm - 3:00 pm
Midlands UK Pavilion C16.D
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Derby has innovation in its DNA. As the site of the world’s first factory, today a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to global advanced manufacturing giants Rolls-Royce, Bombardier Transportation and Toyota Manufacturing UK, one in eight are employed in hi-tech functions – the UK’s number one. Find out how investment opportunities to help deliver Derby’s Heart of the City Masterplan alongside developments at Infinity Park Derby – the 100-acre technology Enterprise Zone alongside Rolls-Royce’s global civil aerospace campus HQ – will build on Derby’s innovative legacy.

Councillor Matthew Holmes, Deputy Leader, Derby City Council