The one-day ‘Change Makers Live’ event, organised by DIB (Downtown in Business) in association with Bruntwood, is bringing together world-class innovation hubs from across the country to discuss the ambitions and opportunities that the UKs leading entrepreneurs, academics, scientists, and inventors can deliver.

An exciting agenda that includes dynamic presentations from key personalities from the private sector, senior public sector decision-makers, and leading academics, the agenda will include discussion and debate on:

  • How devolution can drive innovation
  • Emerging technologies
  • The UK Space industry
  • Clusters & collaboration
  • Doing infrastructure better
  • Technology, investment & Real Estate
  • Turning good ideas into commercial ventures
  • The net zero challenge

Downtown boss Frank McKenna (pic.) commented: “Our first ‘Change Makers’ event earlier this year in Liverpool was a huge success.

“We are delighted to be partnering with Rob Valentine and his West Midlands Bruntwood team to create a unique event, where some of the leading innovators, decision – makers, and entrepreneurs come together to outline some exciting plans for the future of our cities, our economy, and our planet.” The event is free to attend and is open to DIB100 members and partners only.