This conference brought together council leaders and directors of economic development, learning and social policy with leaders from local commerce and industry to discuss emerging national policy and local good practice around sub-regional working.
Kevin Hoctor, Senior Policy Adviser, British Chambers of Commerce
Paul Raynes, Programme Director, Local Government Association
Mike Cherry, Policy Chairman, Federation of Small Businesses
Alexandra Jones, Chief Executive, Centre for Cities
Rodney Holmes, Chairman, The Mersey Partnership