We run a select series of a dozen roundtable events, regional seminars and four national summits to promote the Breaking Barriers Innovations programme.
Breaking Barriers Innovations Spring Review 2019: The Case for Place
Breaking Barriers Innovations has set the date for its eagerly-anticipated annual Spring Review, this year being hosted by the Palace of Westminster on 11th June.
The Review is open to all friends of BBI and will take a tour through BBI programmes past and present, including Cornwall, Solent, West Lancashire and the HOMES summit held in 2018. The agenda will also include the BBI forward view, including planned future partnerships and programmes.
As HM Government’s publication of major strategic policy is designed to usher in greater productivity, address regional inequality, Cumbria has the opportunity to become the UK’s leading region of excellence for the Clean Growth Grand Challenge.
This Leader’s Summit in Central London on 7 March 2019 will bring together the nation’s most eminent figures in government, research and industry and will discuss the best ways of tackling the Industrial Strategy’s Grand Challenges…
Unravelling Government Estates Strategy: The Local Picture
With the 2018 budget announcement claiming to make an end to austerity, unravelling the messages coming from central government remains a core challenge for decision makers across the public sector. General Elections, the Industrial Strategy, One Public Estates, and Brexit have all impacted upon local estates and assets strategy.