Revive & Thrive Conference 2019

Introducing the 

Reviving our Towns – 2019 Revive & Thrive Annual Conference

Now on July 2nd & 3rd 2019 

to be held at the stunning Imperial War Museum North, Manchester

Revive & Thrive are pleased to announce the return of their annual conference. This years conference is to be held in Manchester at the amazing Imperial War Museum North spread over two days with a luxurious evening meal and guest speaker.

The agenda: –

Day 1 – 2nd July 2019

Registration, Refreshments & Networking

Kim Cassidy – The Grimsey Review

Jackie Mulligan – Creative thinking– ShopAppy


Workshop one – Regenerating our Place – Case Studies – Ormskirk (How to win £10k for your town) & Chipping Barnett (grass roots regen successes)

Pippa Coutts – Supporting British Towns to Thrive after Brexit – Carnegie UK

Lunch & Networking

Workshop two – BCRP in your Place

Keith Jackson – Food & Place – Thomas Jardine


Catherine Mitton – UK BIDS – the story so far and into the future – BID Foundation

Workshop three – BID’s – Catherine Mitton & Lancaster BID

Sophie Hainsworth – Loyal Free

End of day discussion & Close

3rd July – Evening Meal

Enjoy a luxurious evening three course meal and guest speaker alongside a Harrier Jump Jet, not some thing you get to experience every day. This is one of Manchester’s most impressive settings for evening conference dinners. Not only that but you get a whole evening of networking with other delegates and speakers. If all that was not good enough, we welcome partners, co workers, business partners to come along and enjoy the evening with you.

Day 2 – 3rd July 2019


Alison Bowcott McGrath – Pinpointer

Jon Burnett – Springboard


Sophie Hainsworth & Jackie Mulligan – Using Digital to Encourage Shopping Local – ShopAppy & Loyal Free

Malcolm Rigler – Re-Visioning the High Street Offer – a Doctors Prescription – Health on the high Street

Graham Vallis – Towns Alive – Four Straight Lines

End of day discussion

Close & Networking

Not only will you experience a wealth of knowledge from all of the speakers and workshops, your ticket includes –

*Discounted accommodation

*Free Parking

* Free buffet lunch

* unlimited teas and coffees

* Free entrance into the Museum

* Accommodation within walking distance

Come along to this fantastic event hosted at the home of,
the BBC, Coronation Street, ITV, The Lowry Outlet. Spend
your free time, with a tour around Coronation Street, or a
shopping trip to the Lowry outlet.