MIPIM 2018

Cannes 13th - 16th March

Championing our city regions

We’re delighted to be helping make our great cities greater by supporting Manchester, Cheshire, Leeds, Liverpool and Birmingham at MIPIM, the world’s largest property conference. You can find us involved in panel discussions about tech, regeneration, environment and sustainability, and medtech.

All times listed below are French local time (GMT +1)

Tuesday 13th March

  • 10.30am Citylabs: A world-leading digital and precision medicine hub
    Manchester Pavilion
    Speaker: Tom Renn

  • 4.30pm Northern tech powerhouse: What makes Manchester a driving force
    Manchester Pavilion
    Panelist: Tom Renn

Wednesday 14th March

  • 10.00am The importance of place branding in attracting investment: Liverpool and Amsterdam in conversation with Professor Michael Parkinson, University of Liverpool
    Hotel Gray D'Albion
    Panelist: Chris Oglesby

  • 11.30am Changing the game: A new Old Trafford
    Manchester Pavilion
    Panelist: Chris Oglesby

  • 11.30am What makes for a ‘World Class’ Development and how can we reach and consistently achieve it?
    Birmingham stand
    Panelist: Chris Roberts

  • 2.30pm The Natural Capital: A green revolution
    Manchester Pavilion
    Panelist: Chris Oglesby

  • 5.00pm Alderley Park: Find nowhere else like it
    Cheshire stand
    Speaker: Tom Renn

Thursday 15th March

  • 11.00am Northern Powerhouse panel
    UK Government Pavilion
    Panelist: Chris Oglesby

Watch our events in full

Natural Capital: A Green Revolution

Northern Tech Powerhouse: What Makes Manchester a Driving Force?

Citylabs: A World Leading Digital and Precision Medicine Hub

Changing the Game: The New Old Trafford

Find out more about our events

Manchester: Northern Tech Powerhouse

Trafford Civic Quarter

Citylabs: A World-Leading Digital and Precision Medicine Hub

Innovation Birmingham

Find out more about our projects

  • We are involved in a number of exciting projects across Manchester, Leeds and Birmingham from tech incubators, new lab and science facilities through to building reinvention, brand-new developments and masterplanning new districts.

    Find out more

Our team

  • Chris Oglesby, Chief Executive
  • Jessica Bowles, Director of Strategy
  • Phil Kemp, Chief Commercial Officer
  • Chris Roberts, Chief Development Officer
  • Tom Renn, Managing Director, Manchester Science Partnerships
  • Ciara Keeling, Director - Asset Management
  • Craig Burrow, Director of Leeds
  • Rob Valentine, Director of Birmingham
  • Colin Forshaw, Director of Liverpool


Break out space

Trafford House lounge

Trafford House lounge space

Les Mills virtual classes