Sedgemoor Business Conference to focus on District’s Future Priorities

Sedgemoor Business Conference to focus on District’s Future Priorities


Business people in Sedgemoor have an exciting opportunity to hear about the District Council’s plans for the next 20 years in terms of investment into the district and planned growth.

The annual business conference will be held on Friday, December 6th at the McMillan Theatre, Bridgwater.

Previous conferences have been fully booked, so businesses are urged to get their tickets early.

Delegates will hear about the Council’s Economic Development Strategy until 2050 as well as new marketing materials to showcase the district as a premier area for investment.

Delegates will also learn about the potential for growth across the region, in particular along the M5 corridor, with speakers from Government, the Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership, Bristol Airport and Gravity, planned to a become a connective, intelligent and sustainable campus, geared for a cleaner future and capable of attracting some of the world’s most innovative businesses.

Portfolio Holder for Inward Investment and Growth, Cllr Gill Slocombe said: “As a Council we are committed to supporting our business community and promoting economic growth especially at this time of uncertainty so we welcome this chance to share ideas.

“From comments received after last year’s event, we know companies of all sizes find it a worthwhile event and we look forward to meeting as many of them as possible on the day.”

The conference will provide valuable opportunities for delegates to network and understand the shared aspirations of the public and private sectors in Sedgemoor and wider region.

Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis and with free admission and refreshments.

Please book online:

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