Manchester - A Destination for Business - July 2019

Date: 09/07/2019
Time: 08:00 - 10:00
Borough: Manchester
Contact Name: Membership Team
Contact Email:
Contact Telephone: 0161 393 4321

Manchester Central
Windmill Street
Manchester M2 3GX

Come and join the Chamber and Manchester Central on the 9th of July 2019 as we discuss the city’s ambitions for growth and the importance of collaboration across the business community.

The event will see the following panel brought together to look at the current picture for the city and the plans for Manchester as it sets out to become a top 20 global city by 2035.

  • Chris Fletcher, Marketing & Campaigns Director, GM Chamber: Who will present an update on the Quarterly Economic Survey and the latest Greater Manchester Index.
  • Shaun Hinds, Chief Executive Officer, Manchester Central: Who will talk about the value that business events create for Manchester and the importance of having a thriving international events venue in the heart of the city.
  • Anna Russell, Head of Stakeholder Management and Communications, Manchester Airport: Who will discuss recent developments from Manchester Airport and what this means for the city and the wider region. 
  • Sheona Southern, Managing Director, Marketing Manchester: Touching on their vision strategy of Top 20 global city by 2035 and reflecting on the tremendous progress towards the city being recognised in many indexes such as the most competitive business location in Europe. 

Together we want to discuss with you how we can bring the city forward and become the number one destination for business.

We expect this event to be a sell-out.  Non-attendance at the event will incur a £10 plus VAT charge.  24 hours notice for cancellations is required.

A complimentary breakfast will be provided on the day and there is also a chance for guests to receive a tour of Manchester Central’s meeting and event spaces.

To RSVP to this event, please email

Registration deadline: 08/07/2019

NON MEMBERS £0.00 Excluding VAT
MEMBERS £0.00 Excluding VAT