Getting local economies growing again

4th October, Committee Room 2, Manchester Town Hall

1pm – 2pm 

Fringe event at the Conservative Party Conference. Event open to all.

This session will be taking a critical look at the challenge of rebalancing the economy by examining what we mean by rebalancing, what we’ve learned about rebalancing from the past and the effectiveness of current policy proposals on LEPs, Regional Growth Fund and enterprise zones.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Lord Maurice Glasman, Director of faith and citizenship programme, London Metropolitan University
  • Professor Danny Dorling, Professor of Human Geography, University of Sheffield

Other speakers to be confirmed

There is no need to book a place – just come along.  For venue location map click here