The devolved state we’re in!

by Neil McInroy on January 20, 2017

After decades of oppressive centralisation, many of us have welcomed the promise of a ‘devolution revolution’ for our cities and …

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The DevoAgenda for 2017

by Gill Morris on December 16, 2016

Welcome to our final DevoIntelligence for 2016 and what a hell of a year it has been! In January, the …

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Devo Question Time: Innovation and Intervention – Igniting the Midlands Engine

Birmingham University

2nd March 2017, 17.30

DevoConnect in partnership with City-REDI

Devolution presents a unique opportunity to address some of key problems faced by British city regions. How to stem the flow of talent, skills and graduates towards London from the rest of the country? How to promote the economic independence and sustainability of our cities? These are the questions that devolution must answer.


Devo Question Time: What does a Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor mean for you?

Aloft Liverpool

9th March 2017, 17.30

The creation of metro mayors will allow city-regions, across the UK, to have a far louder and more distinct voice than ever before. In the context of Brexit, a Metro Mayor in Liverpool City Region will need to bang the drum for inward investment on the global stage? How can the Metro Mayor help to create the skills and jobs needed to bring real growth and benefits to the region?

Join DevoConnect and Liverpool Downtown in Business for an evening of discussion and debate with speakers presenting their vision of a devolved Liverpool City Region.