ACC Arena: Which is the optimal development pathway for job creation in port cities?

    Sam Meech Punchcard Economy
    Date/Time: 21 June 2018. 11:45am - 12:15pm
    Event: Talk - ACC Arena: Which is the optimal development pathway for job creation in port cities?
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    Which is the optimal development pathway for job creation in port cities?

    21 June, 11:50 – 12:15 IBF, ACC Arena
    Kings Dock, Liverpool L3 4FP

    Speakers 

    1. PORT – Cllr James Noakes –  why we need Logistics Based Connectivity for Liverpool (HS2, Cruise Liners, Shipping Ports)
    2. PORTAL – Mike Stubbs – why we don’t need expensive Logistics projects, we need High Speed Bandwidth.
    3. MODERATOR –Alison McGovern MP – the social and economic implications of these two approaches to growth.
    • How this can contribute to job creation and retention in the city?
    • What role does Culture play in making an attractive port for Cruise Liners?
    • What role can smart cities play in negotiating these two forms of connectivity?
    • Can smart cities logistics create jobs, or will it merely displace them?