Connecting people to place – a new approach to economic prosperity

Tuesday 16 May 2023 16:00-16:45

Invest Newcastle Pavilion 19, Innovation Zone

This panel will bring together leaders from across further education, the public and private sectors to discuss the importance of putting people and skills at the heart of placemaking and economic development strategies to build more sustainable, resilient and connected communities.


  • Tony Lewin, Executive Principal, NCG
  • Michelle Percy, Director of Place, Newcastle City Council
  • Sarah Green, Chief Executive, NGI
  • Alex Hay, Cabinet Member for a Resilient City, Newcastle City Council

Sponsored by: NCG