NWBLT CEO to speak at EVO North Conference

EvoNorth taking place on 27-28 Feb 2019, is a two day conference, exhibition and networking dinner dedicated to championing the Northern Powerhouse.  EvoNorth is encouraging collaboration by uniting leaders shaping the Northern Powerhouse to create a solid blueprint for future generations to come.

Discussing topics from across these key focuses;

  • Transport and Connectivity
  • Business, Innovation and Investment
  • Science and Technology
  • Housing and Infrastructure
  • Education, Skills and Employment
  • Health, Social Care and Wellbeing

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Emma Degg, NWBLT CEO, will be on a panel at the event.  Other speakers lined up for the event include:-

  • Elaine Inglesby-Burke CBE, Executive Nurse Director & Deputy Chief Executive, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust – Invited
  • Andy Burnham, Mayor, Greater Manchester Combined Authority – Invited
  • Jake Berry, Minister for the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth – Invited
  • Joanne Roney OBE, Chief Executive, Manchester City Council – Invited
  • Tracy Harrison, Deputy Chief Executive, Northern Housing Consortium – Confirmed
  • Jo Miller, Chief Executive, Doncaster Council – Invited
  • Pat Ritchie, Chief Executive, Newcastle City Council – Invited
  • Dr Carolyn Wilkins OBE, Chief Executive, Oldham Council – Invited
  • Barry White, Chief Executive, Transport for the North – Confirmed
  • Cllr Julie Dore, Leader of Sheffield City Council – Invited
  • Simone Roche MBE, CEO & Founder of Northern Power Women – Invited
  • Dr Tracey Vell, Associate Lead for Primary and Community Care, Greater Manchester, Health and Social Care Partnership – Invited
  • Cllr Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council – Confirmed
  • Marian Sudbury, Director, Exports and Investment, Northern Powerhouse, Department for International Trade – Invited
  • Peter Molyneux, Strategic Roads Director, Transport for the North – Confirmed
  • Roger Marsh OBE, Chair of the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP), Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund and of the newly formed NP11 Board – Invited
  • Henri Murison, Director, Northern Powerhouse Partnership – Confirmed
  • Anna-Jane Hunter, Director, North of England Rail, Network Rail – Confirmed