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Northern Powerhouse, Strategic Planning and the Pan- Regional Agenda

Thursday, 08 March 2018 at 9:30AM - 4:00PM
Carriageworks Theatre, 3 Millenium Square, Leeds, LS2 3AD
RTPI Yorkshire

The pan-regional agenda is at the forefront of government thinking on industrial strategy, economic development and infrastructure investment.

This conference will look at the agenda in the North from a range of perspectives; economic, social, environmental and political.

It will examine lessons for planners from progress to date; and consider the implications for both strategic and local planning.

Our packed programme offers delegates the opportunity to hear from key industry influencers in the North, with plenty of opportunity to network, share ideas and debate practical solutions to ensure economic growth is at the forefront of their work.

Key speakers include;


  • Coun Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council
  • Ed Cox, Director, IPPR North
  • Jonathan Spruce, Strategy Director, Transport for the North
  • Professor Cecilia Wong, The University of Manchester
  • Sarah Davies, Northern Powerhouse Manager, Environment Agency
  • Peter Nears, Strategy Planning Director, Peel Group
  • Professor John Shutt, Leeds University Business School


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This conference is organised by RTPI Yorkshire on behalf of the RTPI Yorkshire Conference Series Partnership.


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