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What next for the industrial strategy in the UK?

28th November 2017 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Building our Industrial Strategy green paper, as well as recent initiatives such as the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund, delegates will consider the way forward for industrial policy following the General Election. Sessions will look at the future role of industrial strategy in supporting key areas of the national and regional economy – such as skills, innovation, infrastructure and productivity – as well as options around its approach to specific markets and sector deals. Delegates will also consider the impact of Brexit on trade, workforce and economic growth as negotiations begin with the European Union. THIS EVENT IS CPD CERTIFIED


There will be a keynote address from: Dame Kate Barker, Chair, The Industrial Strategy Commission. Further confirmed speakers include: Richard Baker, Head of Strategy and Policy, North East Local Enterprise Partnership; DrPeter Kenway, Director, New Policy Institute and Mike Rigby, Head of Manufacturing, Transport and Logistics, Barclays. Additional senior participants are being approached, but if you or a colleague would like to be considered as a speaker at this seminar, please email specifying the event and session where you would like to speak and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you are offering to speak yourself please don’t fill in the booking form, as this will be taken as an order and you will be charged for a place subject to our T&Cs. Further details, including agenda and omline booking:]]>


28th November 2017
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Westminster Business Forum
+44 (0)1344 864796
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