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The Northern Economic Growth Conference will provide leading policy and funding updates directed towards driving economic growth across local Northern areas by working in partnership across councils, universities, LEPs and the private sector.

Our 2019 Speakers

Julie Elliott MP
MP for Sunderland and Member,
Northern Powerhouse APPG
Tim Foster
Head of Economy,
Transport for the North
Rachel Tyrrell
Strength in Places Programme Director,
UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)
Stephen Young
Executive Director of Growth,
Lancashire County Council
Mike Fellow
Policy and Research Manager (Cities and Inclusive Growth), Manchester University and Policy and Partnerships Manager
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Professor Ashwin Kumar
Professor of Social Policy,
Policy Evaluation and Research Unit (PERU), Manchester Metropolitan University
Grant Rainey
Planning Policy Officer,
Gateshead Council
Paul Swinney
Director of Policy and Research,
Centre for Cities
Jonathon Clark
ACR Activate and Technology Manager,
Liverpool John Moores University
Senior Representative

West Yorkshire Combined Authority
Tom Robbins
Head of Cultural Development Fund & Place Based Cultural Investment,
Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS)

HEAR FROM LEADING POLICYMAKERS

10+ SPEAKERS

TAILORED ADVICE FOR YOUR SECTOR

8+ HOURS OF CPD CONTENT