North Kent B2B will host an interesting and no doubt lively panel session on the 29 June at Buckmore Park, Chatham. Both Paul Spooner, Chief Executive, Ebbsfleet Development Corporation and Rob Bennett, Chairman, Thames Gateway Kent Partnership will be on hand to update delegates on progress since last year.
Mr Spooner will be taking the opportunity at the North Kent B2B to update the delegates on the progress that has been made since the Development Corporation was set up last year, and talk about the exciting plans for Garden City, including the forthcoming consultation on the draft masterplan.
Business opportunities in North Kent
Rob Bennett from the TGKP will then be discussing ‘Delivering sustainable growth in North Kent’. Offering delegates the latest news about the Thames Gateway, with a particular focus on the Kent part of the Gateway including the new Thames Estuary Growth Commission and the implementation of our new Enterprise Zone. In this part of the session Mr Bennett will be asking for delegates’ views on the key challenges currently facing businesses in North Kent. Finally there will be a general Q & A.
John Surtees to open the event
The third of the Kent B2B events this year organised by the Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Caxtons Chartered Surveyors, North Kent B2B will be opened by motorsport legend, John Surtees, the only man to win World Championships on both two and four wheels.
Combining fantastic networking opportunities with a free business breakfast hosted by Will Wood from ‘The Organised Business’, speed networking sessions and a VIP networking lunch, sponsored by Hatten Wyatt. There will also be special EU referendum discussion hosted by Crowe Clark Whitehill, ‘One week on: The changing landscape. How is it going to affect businesses in the long and short term?’ Get Social Kent will be back too, offering all the latest news from the digital and social media sectors. Come along and meet our 60 Best of Kent exhibitors, listen to our expert keynote speaker, Ian Hughes inspiring us to ‘Speak Up: The Power of Speaking Well’ and have some fun in a relaxed business setting.
Get your chance to win the ‘B2B Challenge Trophy’
Book your free ticket today and not only do you receive a complimentary welcome coffee but you can be entered into a draw for free entry to the B2B Challenge Trophy, sponsored by NAG! Jo James, Chief Executive of the Chamber comments ‘We always try to make these events as fun as possible … and this time I think we’ve really excelled, a great opportunity to drive on the same track as Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button. The challenge is a simple one, the fastest lap wins the day and the trophy!’