Monthly Archives: August 2015

Sir Peter Hendy and Tom Bloxham confirmed as speakers at ‘Cities, growth and rebalancing the UK economy’

Sir Peter Hendy: Copyright International Transport Forum

Sir Peter Hendy CBE, chairman of Network Rail, and Tom Bloxham MBE, the co-founder and chairman of Urban Splash, have today confirmed that they will be joining the panel at ‘Cities, growth and rebalancing the UK economy‘ on 21st October. They will join our already-confirmed speakers, Professors Ron Martin and Brian Robson OBE, in discussing how investing in skills, infrastructure

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Speakers announced for ‘Cities, growth and rebalancing the UK economy’: 21 October

We are delighted to confirm our first speakers for ‘Cities. growth and rebalancing the UK economy’, the inaugural event in our ‘21st Century Challenges: Policy Forum‘ series of discussion meetings. On 21 October, Professor Ron Martin (University of Cambridge) and Professor Brian Robson OBE (University of Manchester) will give us their views on how a spatially rebalanced UK economy, with thriving

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New speaker announced: Bridget Rosewell OBE

Economist and business woman, Bridget Rosewell OBE will join the panel at ‘London: too big to succeed?’ on Tuesday 15 September at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG). Bridget is Senior adviser at Volterra Partners, chair of Audit for Network Rail, author of ‘Reinventing London’ and former Chief Economic Adviser to the Greater London Authority. Booking is open at

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