‘Levelling Up’ in the era of COVID 19

June 24, 2020
Remote Working
  • Dr Nicola Headlam, former Head of Northern Powerhouse, BEIS
  • Chris Murray, Director, Core Cities Group
  • Tim Pitt, former Special Adviser at HM Treasury, Cabinet Office and Ministry of Justice
  • Katie Rose, Programme Manager, Centre for Public Impact
  • Philip Rycroft, former Permanent Secretary, Department for Exiting the European Union

Redistributing the civil service workforce

  • Steven Boyd, Chief Executive Officer, Government Property Agency, Cabinet Office
  • Ed Griffin, Director of HR Consultancy and Research, Institute for Employment Studies
  • Anna Round, Senior Research Fellow, IPPR North

Meeting the government’s goals on infrastructure provision

  • Angela Barnicle, Chief Officer for Asset Management and Regeneration, Leeds City Council
  • Maria Machancoses, Director, Midlands Connect
  • Greg McClymont, Assistant Director – Transport and Place, National Infrastructure Commission
  • Tim Wood, Northern Powerhouse Rail Director, Transport for the North

Bringing it all together: service delivery at the Combined Authority level

  • Professor Vincent Goodstadt, 2070 Commissioner and Vice-President of the Town and Country Planning Association
  • Dave Innes, Head of Economics, Joseph Rowntree Foundation
  • Jonathan Werran, Chief Executive, Localis
  • John Wrathmell, Director of Strategy, Research and Economy, Greater Manchester Combined Authority