Manchester @ MIPIM 2024 Events Programme

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Day 1

Tuesday 12 March 24

09:30–09:45
The Manchester Stand

Welcome Keynote

  • Cllr. Bev Craig Leader, Manchester City Council
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09:45–10:30
The Manchester Stand

Manchester Delivers – Building on Success

  • Eamonn Boylan OBE Chief Executive, Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  • Joanne Roney CBE Chief Executive, Manchester City Council
  • Moderator Mike Emmerich Founding Director, Metro Dynamics
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10:45–11:30
The Manchester Stand

Places for Everyone - Delivering Growth Through Greater Manchester’s Strategic Plan

  • Eamonn Boylan OBE Chief Executive, Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  • Lindsey Richards President, RTPI
  • Mark Robinson Director of Economy and Place, Rochdale Council
  • Tom Stannard Chief Executive, Salford City Council
  • Moderator Jane Healey Brown Director, Global Town Planning & Policy Skills Leader, Arup
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11:45–12:30
The Manchester Stand

Investing in Place-Based Growth

  • Will Church Senior Director, CBRE
  • Anna Heaton Partner, Addleshaw Goddard
  • John Rayson Managing Director, AtkinsRéalis
  • Caroline Simpson Chief Executive, Stockport Council
  • Moderator Richard Bayley Strategic Advisor, AtkinsRéalis
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12:45–14:00
The Manchester Stand

Drop-in Session

Delegates from the Manchester Partnership including GMCA and Greater Manchester Local Authorities available on the stand for pre-booked meets.

14:15–15:15
The Manchester Stand

Manchester What Next? – The New Neighbourhoods Driving Growth and Opportunity

  • Rebecca Heron Strategic Director of Growth and Development, Manchester City Council
  • Moderator Frank McKenna Downtown in Business
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15:30–16:15
The Manchester Stand

How Sports Unlocked Regeneration and Community Opportunity for Manchester

  • Cllr. Bev Craig Leader, Manchester City Council
  • Marty Edelman Member of the Executive Committee, City Football Group and Executive Chairman, Manchester Life
  • Moderator Liz Hamson Editor in Chief, BE News
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16:30–17:15
The Manchester Stand

Salford Signature Schemes – Doubling in Size, Opportunity and Ambition

  • Joe Manning Managing Director, MIDAS
  • Phil Marsden Managing Director - North West, Muse
  • Tom Stannard Chief Executive, Salford City Council
  • Moderator Zoe Davidson Partner, Deloitte
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17:30–18:30
The Manchester Stand

Aperitif Hour

Join the Manchester delegation for informal networking drinks.

20:00–22:30
The Carlton Beach Club, Carlton Cannes

Manchester Dinner

Invitation Only

Day 2

Wednesday 13 March 24

09:00–09:45
The Manchester Stand

Greening The World’s First Industrial Estate

  • Philip Lunn Managing Director, Pradera Lateral (Trafford Centre)
  • Richard Roe Corporate Director of Place, Trafford Council
  • Jane Healey Brown Director, Global Town Planning & Policy Skills Leader, Arup
  • Moderator Andrew McIntosh Director of Place, Greater Manchester Combined Authority
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10:00–10:45
The Manchester Stand

Accommodating the Next Wave of Innovation

  • Sam Darby Development Director, Bruntwood SciTech
  • Joe Manning Managing Director, MIDAS
  • Moderator Mike Emmerich Founding Director, Metro Dynamics
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11:00–11:45
The Manchester Stand

Why We Do Business in Manchester

  • Phil Marsden Managing Director - North West, Muse
  • Audrey Peers Head of Business Development – Strategic Partnerships, MIDAS
  • Victoria Quinlan President – Europe, Cortland
  • Daren Whitaker Founder and Chairman, Renaker
  • Moderator Liz Hamson Editor in Chief, BE News
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12:45–14:00
The Manchester Stand

Drop-in Session

Delegates from the Manchester Partnership including GMCA and Greater Manchester Local Authorities available on the stand for pre-booked meets.

14:15–15:15
The Manchester Stand

Greener Manchester – As the City Becomes a Pioneer for Urban Greening, What Value Stands to be Unlocked?

  • Kat Hanna Co-Managing Director, London, Avison Young
  • Muyiwa Oki President, RIBA
  • Caroline Simpson Chief Executive, Stockport Council
  • David West Lead Designer, Mayfield
  • Moderator Stephen O’Malley Chief Executive, Civic
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15:30–16:15
The Manchester Stand

Curating the City for Growth – The Upper Brook Street Story

  • Will Fogden Senior Development Manager, Kadans
  • Rebecca Heron Strategic Director of Growth and Development, Manchester City Council
  • Alex Russell Chief Executive, Property Alliance Group
  • David Sparks Head of Manchester Studio, EPR Architects
  • Moderator Chris Cheap Principal, Managing Director Transactions, Avison Young
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16:45–17:30
The Manchester Stand

Place North West – Greater Manchester’s £5bn Borough

  • Harinder Dhaliwal Managing Director, Step Places
  • John Heaton Managing Director, Heaton Group
  • Sandra Robinson Technical Director Strategic Growth, WSP
  • Warren Taylor Director, Cityheart
  • Mel Wilson Director, Deloitte
  • Moderator Dan Whelan Deputy Editor, Place North West
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17:30–18:30
The Manchester Stand

Aperitif Hour

Join the Manchester delegation for informal networking drinks.

Day 3

Thursday 14 March 24

10:00–10:45
The Manchester Stand

European Cities – Beyond the Capital

  • Pedro Baganha Deputy Mayor of Porto, Portugal
  • Julia Binder Project Lead International Markets, Investor Consulting, Leipzig, Germany
  • Dan Hyde Development Director, NOMA
  • Joanne Roney CBE Chief Executive, Manchester City Council
  • Pekka Salmi Deputy Mayor, Tampere Region, Finland
  • Moderator Mike Emmerich Founding Director, Metro Dynamics
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11:00–11:45
The Manchester Stand

The Economy of Culture

  • Randel Bryan Executive Director, Factory International
  • Joanne Roney CBE Chief Executive, Manchester City Council
  • Moderator Andrea George Co-Founder, Republik of Ideas
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12:45–14:00
The Manchester Stand

Drop-in Session

Delegates from the Manchester Partnership including GMCA and Greater Manchester Local Authorities available on the stand for pre-booked meets.

14:30–15:15
The Manchester Stand

Place North West – The Future of Devolution for Greater Manchester

  • Eamonn Boylan OBE Chief Executive, Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  • Jeremy Hinds Director, Savills
  • Angela Mansell Managing Director, Mansell Building Solutions
  • Paul Richards Director of Development and Regeneration, Stockport Council
  • Moderator Julia Hatmaker Editor, Place North West
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15:30–16:15
The Manchester Stand

Cities, Placemaking, Living and the Net Zero Challenge

  • Christine Auclair Head, Advocacy and Campaigns Unit, UN-Habitat
  • Eamonn Boylan OBE Chief Executive, Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  • Melanie Leech Chief Executive, British Property Federation
  • Valerie Vaughan-Dick MBE Chief Executive, RIBA
  • Moderator Kunle Barker Property Expert, Writer & Broadcaster
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16:30–18:00
The Manchester Stand

Closing Reception

  • Eamonn Boylan OBE Chief Executive, Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  • Joanne Roney CBE Chief Executive, Manchester City Council
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