LIVERPOOL MIPIM 2019 EVENTS
A new exploration of Liverpool City Region’s international opportunities. The latest revelations behind major developments. A thought-provoking examination of our truly world-class sectors. Liverpool’s presence at MIPIM 2019 was simply a must-see for serious UK investors looking for the greatest returns. Download our programme and read about some of our event highlights below.
FUTURE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE LIVERPOOL CITY REGION
With Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor, Liverpool City Region
Time: 8:15 – 8:45 am
Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has a big vision for the Liverpool City Region. Join Steve as he sets out how seizing the opportunities of devolution is driving inclusive economic growth, underpinned by a clear plan and world class infrastructure, and enabling the city region to focus on its competitive advantages and attract global investment. Steve will also welcome a special guest to the stage as he makes a major announcement that will have a transformational long-term impact for the whole city region and across the North.
INVESTING IN KNOWSLEY
Time: 8:45 – 9:00 am
As a key location within the Liverpool City Region, Knowsley is forging ahead with its own ambitious plans for growth. With support from the Liverpool City Combined Authority, a number of exciting projects are getting underway – from plans to build the Shakespeare North Playhouse to creating one of only 14 of the UK’s prestigious Garden Villages. Learn more about the opportunities available and the major schemes putting Knowsley firmly on the map.
ACCELERATING INCLUSIVE GROWTH
Time: 9.10 – 9:50 am
The Mayor of Liverpool invites you to a breakfast event at MIPIM 2019. Amidst a morning of exciting announcements and updates, join us to hear about some of the key game-changing projects being planned and delivered in Liverpool to create transformational neighbourhoods and knowledge clusters.
A JOURNEY OF DISCOVERY:
Time: 10:00 -10:30 am
Join Mayor of Liverpool, Joe Anderson, and Colin Sinclair, CEO of KQ Liverpool and Sciontec, as they kick-start the search for a fourth partner to join Liverpool City Council, Liverpool John Moores University and the University of Liverpool on their journey to transform Liverpool’s offer in Science & Tech facilities. Event will include a panel discussion on the importance of innovation ecosystems. All part of a jam-packed morning of Liverpool City Region events and announcements at the Gray D’Albion Hotel.
BUILDING A WORLD-CLASS CITY REGION: THE STORY SO FAR
Time: 10.40 – 11:20 am
Last year at MIPIM, Liverpool City Region highlighted importance of City and City Region brands to investment decisions involving representatives from Bruntwood, Belfast , Newcastle and Amsterdam. This year, we are continuing the theme bringing you the DNA of our evolving Liverpool brand story, showing what we’ve learnt so far and how the emerging narrative can become a living part of building a world class city region.