East Midlands Chamber - Policy Events

East Midlands Chamber - Policy Events

Members Forums (previously Strategy and Influence Group)

The Chamber Member Forums are run on a county basis and give members across that area the chance for strategic engagement with the Chamber’s policy making activity. In addition to discussing specific policy issues with members that have a similar interests, attendees have the opportunity to interact with local and national decision makers as well as being the first to learn about policy developments pertinent to their business and the region.

Derbyshire Members Forum - 30 September(15.30-17.00hrs)

This session will include:

A first look at the findings of the Q3 Quarterly Economic Survey * Details of the Getting Building Fund - Sajeeda Rose, Chief Executive and Tom Goshawk, Head of Capital Investments, D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)

Future-proofing Derby’s economy with digital infrastructure - CityFibre’s City Manager for Derby, Dominika Walker - CityFibre, is investing a minimum of £45m in the build of full fibre, gigabit-speed internet infrastructure in Derby.

For all the detail and to book your place please click here 


Nottinghamshire Members Forum – 1 October (15.30-17.00hrs)

This session will include:

A first look at the findings of the Q3 Quarterly Economic Survey * Details of the Getting Building Fund - Tom Goshawk, Head of Capital Investments, D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)

Future-proofing Derby’s economy with digital infrastructure - CityFibre’s City Manager, Dominika Walker - CityFibre, is investing a minimum of £117m in the build of full fibre,
gigabit-speed internet infrastructure in Nottingham.

For all the detail and to book your place please click here 


Leicestershire Members Forum – 7 October (15.30-17.00hrs)

This session will include

A first look at the findings of the Q3 Quarterly Economic Survey Update on the Workplace Parking Levy for Leicester - Matthew Mace, Group Manager, Transport Strategy at Leicester City Council Future-proofing Derby’s economy with digital infrastructure - CityFibre’s City Manager, James Cushing - CityFibre, is investing a minimum of £80m in the build of full fibre, gigabit-speed internet infrastructure in Leicester.

For all the detail and to book your place please click here 


MP Briefing with Liz Kendall (Leicester West) – 25 September (13.00-14.00)

This online session gives you the chance to raise issues and ask questions directly to local Members of Parliament. This is an opportunity to discuss current working conditions and highlight concerns with key decision-makers.

For all the detail and to book your place please click here 


Other events which may be of interest:

Fit4HS2 – a series of events to support supply chain readiness 
https://www.emc-dnl.co.uk/connecting-you/business-focused-workshops/how-to-secure-public-sector-contracts/how-to-secure-public-sector-contracts2/ Plans for Jobs – Government Support, including Kickstart (24 September) – click here
https://www.emc-dnl.co.uk/connecting-you/industry-focused-events/skills-employability-and-schools-events/hr-forum7/?VariantID=3870 Bank of England Forum, including a session with Andrew Bailey, Governor of the Bank of England – click here
https://www.emc-dnl.co.uk/connecting-you/economic-government-events2/bank-of-england-forum/ Supply Chains – the strongest link? With the Manufacturing Technology Centre (20 October) – click here
https://www.emc-dnl.co.uk/connecting-you/industry-focused-events/manufacturing-event2/manufacturing-and-engineering-forums/?VariantID=3910*


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