Northern Big Bang: moving proposals to reality
Ahead of the not to be missed virtual conference, Invest North, which is bringing together business and policy leaders to set the agenda for the North, Squire Patton Boggs in partnership with the conference and TheBusinessDesk.com present an exclusive conversation between Roger Marsh OBE DL, chair of the NP11 and Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership and Jake Berry MP, chair of the Northern Research Group.
The 30-minute free to attend event will take place on Friday 12 March at 12:30pm and look at the current NRG proposals and anticipated devolution white paper.
The discussion, chaired by Karen French, partner at Squire Patton Boggs will also explore what is needed for businesses and the public sector across the North to realise the levelling-up agenda in the short term and what framework is required to unlock growth opportunities and raise productivity.
To find out more information about Invest North and its programme of events featuring the likes of the Northern metro mayors, Lord Jim O’Neil and business leaders including Collette Roche, chief operating officer at Manchester United, Victoria Betts, chief commercial officer at Hotter Shoes and Matt Moulding, CEO and executive chairman at The Hut Group (THG)