Tue 10 Mar

Infrastructure, People and Policy

Time:
11:00 am - 11:40 am
Location:
Midlands UK Pavilion C16.D
Event Type:
Presentations

The Midlands is a key driver of the UK’s economy and private-public collaboration is vital to its success. Huge investments into transport, technology and skills are attracting new private sector investment – but how can the Midlands build on its unique physical and economic landscape to sustain the region’s transformation?

Host:
Matthew Hammond, Chair, West Midlands Growth Company and PwC Midlands

Panelists:
  • Councillor Abi Brown, Leader, Stoke-on-Trent City Council
  • Rob Groves, Director, Paradise Birmingham
  • Tim Johnson, CEO, City of Wolverhampton Council
  • Emran Mian, Director General, Decentralisation and Growth, MHCLG
  • Simon Richards, Chief Financial and Engineering Officer, Birmingham Airport