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The Peoples Powerhouse 2020 Convention: This IS the North
November 24 @ 10:00 AM - November 25 @ 7:00 PM
This IS the North programme will be held over two days discussing issues such as racial justice, recovery, mutual aid, community organising, localism, climate emergency and much more.
There will be a variety of different speakers:
- Nazir Afzal OBE (former chief prosecutor and campaigner)
- Jamie Driscoll (Mayor of North of Tyne)
- Professor Donna Hall CBE (Chair of Bolton NHS Trust and The New Local Government Network)
- Neil McInroy (CEO, CLES)
- Sarah Longlands (Director IPPR North)
- Ed Cox (Chair Involve and Levenshulme Inspire)
- Andy Burnham (Mayor, Greater Manchester)
- Julian McCrae (Founder Engage Britain)
and many more.
Later on during the day/evening there will be sessions for school aged children and a youth take over.