City-REDI / WM REDI Round Up – August 2020

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In the Media
  • ERSA 2020 conference “Spatial Challenges for the New World“, Professor Raquel Ortega-Argiles and Professor Anne Green will be participating in plenary and round table sessions.
Reports / publications released
Local and Central Government
  • The LIPSIT project team recently presented to BEIS and HMT.
  • George Bramley and Rebecca Riley have continued supporting the development of business cases for proposals for additional investment in the West Midlands being submitted for the Comprehensive Spending Review.
Look ahead to the coming months…
  • On the 23rd September, Professor Raquel Ortega-Argiles will be participating at the Centre for Brexit Studies Annual Conference “Global Birmingham Beyond Brexit“.
  • George Bramley is WM REDI representative on the UK Evaluation Society Midlands Regional Network and is involved in the development of a regional showcase of good evaluation within the region planned for November.
  • On the 30th September, we will be hosting a Webinar with the Civic University Network team at Sheffield Hallam University, called “Civic University Network Webinar 3 – Economic Recovery”. Speakers include:
    • Lord Robert Kerslake, Chair of the Civic University Commission
    • Lord David Willetts, President – Resolution Foundation
    • Sarah Davidson, CEO – Carnegie UK Trust

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