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West Yorkshire Economic Growth Conference in association with Eversheds Sutherland

Friday 22nd September 2017
New Dock Hall, Leeds

West Yorkshire’s Future Starts Here

A day of discussion and opportunity with our region’s business and public sector leaders.

It’s the region’s biggest business event of 2017. The West Yorkshire Economic Growth Conference brings together public and private sector leaders to discuss and debate the key business themes and opportunities for growth.

Conference highlights

  • Join the conversation on regional economic growth
  • Do more business and make deals on the day, expand into new sectors
  • Gain insights from public sector and Blue Chip company leaders
  • Network with the best and remove the usual barriers to meeting premium clients, VIPs and brands
  • Access opportunities unique to this event and delegate group
  • Increase your understanding of the West Yorkshire business landscape
  • Raise your profile and enhance your brand; be seen at this year’s must-attend event

Book your Tickets here

Sessions and speakers

An outstanding line-up of keynotes and sessions is already confirmed, with more to come. Speakers include:

Dr Aman Puri
Consul General, India
Cllr Susan Hinchcliffe
Chair, West Yorkshire Combined Authority & Leader of Bradford MDC
BEN Still
Managing Director
West Yorkshire Combined Authority CONFIRMED
Prew Lumley
Leeds BID


See the FULL programme HERE

See ALL speakers HERE

Conference themes

Increase your understanding of five key West Yorkshire business topics. Have your say on the region’s economic roadmap in conference debate sessions.

  • Why a combined authority?
  • Improving transport
  • Delivering housing
  • Developing skills
  • Growing the economy


Attend the conference

Access unique business, learning and networking opportunities at the year’s biggest business event.


Be an exhibitor

Take the spotlight and meet hundreds of West Yorkshire businesses and leaders face to face.


Be a sponsor

Position your brand as a thought leader and business supporter, to hundreds of the region’s top players.


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Book online

Book Now to secure your seat at the biggest business event in Yorkshire in 2017


New Dock Hall, Leeds

Call to book quickly: 0113 397 0865