MIPIM 2017 Business Showcase

As part of our attendance at MIPIM we are hosting a Business Showcase on Thursday 19th October, 11.15am - 11.45am:

International Advanced Manufacturing Park (IAMP): An overview of how the North East England partnership is bringing forward a nationally significant, world leading automotive and advanced manufacturing park. 

The International Advanced Manufacturing Park is a 150ha world leading automotive and advanced manufacturing park development in North East England; join us for a panel discussion on how this project of national significance is progressing, the collaborative approach between public and private sector and the opportunities for investment across the scheme.

On the panel, we have:

  • Martin Swales, Chief Executive, South Tyneside Council
  • Peter McIntyre, Executive Director of Economy and Place, Sunderland City Council
  • Tom Wheldon, Regional Manager, Henry Boot Developments Ltd
  • Jonathan Riley, Partner, Pinsent Masons
  • David Furniss, Senior Director - Head of Newcastle Office, BNP Paribas
  • Adam Serfontein, Hanro Group (Chair)


We are also hosting a drinks reception on the Invest North East England stand on Wednesday 18th October from 3.30pm. 

Join us and our partners for a drinks reception on our stand (C11) for an informal discussion about development opportunities in North East England and sample some of our locally produced beverages.

Don't forget to put your business card in to the free prize draw - three fantastic prizes to be won.