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In September we have lined up a fantastic day in Bristol sponsored by Reward Your World in partnership with Darren Jones (prospective Labour Member of Parliament for Bristol North West) & YourStreet Gift Cards– taking place at The Greenway Centre, 119 Doncaster Rd, Bristol BS10 5PY on the 18th.
Delegates will be a mixture of Councils, Business Improvement Districts, Town Teams as well as Bristol businesses, residents, retailers and other local stakeholders. Download agenda here.
Exhibitors will be exemplar Bristol businesses and retailers who have something unique to share plus Revive & Thrive Business Group members. Download Retailer Stall Booking form 18 Sept YS Event If you are a local business who wants to showcase your work or an innovative supplier to town/city centres please contact Hannah on 07557901216 to secure a space.
Throughout the day there will be a competition to win a hamper of prizes from the exhibitors that will be presented at the end. You can register for our Bristol event here. [dropshadowbox align=”right” effect=”lifted-both” width=”250px” height=”” background_color=”#ffffff” border_width=”1″ border_color=”#dddddd” ]Click here to read exciting update on Thursday’s Bristol Town Event – help shape future party policy around town centres[/dropshadowbox]
09.30 – Registration, networking and refreshments. Exhibition of inspirational, exemplar Bristol Retailers and Businesses. Also exhibition of Businesses offering innovation to town and city centres.
10.45 – Introduction and welcome, Darren Jones (Bristol Labour Party), YourStreet, Daniel Gipple (RYW), Eva Stuetzenberger (Destination Bristol) and Mark Barnes (Revive & Thrive)
11.00 – Workshop – Building a Business Community YourStreet Ltd, introduce two of Bristol’s inspiring business group leaders who will share the secrets of building and running a successful business community. (YourStreet, Destination Bristol, Downend Business Community)
11.45 – Teas/coffees. Brief networking, exhibition.
11.55 – Daniel Gipple – Joining the dots in a community. How digital solutions, incentives and measurement can achieve this.
12.25 – Hannah Bowden – How Time4Towns allows a town to compete fairly with competitors
12.50 – Buffet lunch, exhibition, networking. Lunch provided by Reward Your World.
13.30 – Jeremy Rucker (City Dressing) sharing best practice from UK towns and cities
13.50 – Bristol Voice newspaper – Local independent Bristol newspaper. The founders of Bristol’s Voice monthly newspapers talk about the positive impact a local publications can have on a community.
14:00 – Darren Jones – prospective Labour Member of Parliament for Bristol North West
14:10 – Panel Debate: Localism and Community Plans (for communities with devolved powers under the Localism Act – to include Love Lockleaze, Southmead Community Plan, Ambition Lawrence Weston, Eva Stuetzenberger) – chaired by a local Councillor TBC.
14:30 – Toby Perkins MP, Shadow Minister for Small Business
14:45 – Q&A with Toby Perkins
15.00 – coffee, networking, exhibition
15.15 – Daniel Gipple – Workshop on next steps. Which are the right solutions for your town and getting them implemented
15.45 – Colin Munro, Chief Executive of miconex – introducing the concept of using social and digital channels to deliver physical impacts in towns and cities. North Tyneside case study
16.10 – Summing up – YourStreet, Matthew Powell (Revive & Thrive)
16.15 – prize presentation by Darren Jones or Toby Perkins
16.20 – Close
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