SWIP CONFERENCE, Taunton, 22 November

Shaping our South West Vision into reality 

Date: Wednesday, 22 November 2023
Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Venue: Somerset Digital Innovation Centre, Taunton

We’re excited to announce the inaugural all-day conference by the South West Infrastructure Partnership – an event you won’t want to miss!

The conference, sponsored by WSP, brings together regional infrastructure professionals and stakeholders to build on the findings of the South West Vision 2050 report

Together, we’ll collaborate on shaping the vision into meaningful change for the region and learn from each other about the innovative work already underway on infrastructure decarbonisation. 

What to expect

  • Engaging speakers: Including Anthony Payne, ADEPT President and Strategic Director for Place, Plymouth City Council; Andrea Davis, Cabinet Member for Climate, Environment & Transport, Devon County Council and Chairman, Peninsula Transport; Paula Hewitt, SWIP Chair; Katy Toms, ICE Council Representative for the South West.
  • Regional case studies: Gain valuable insights from real-world examples as we present regional case studies that exemplify progress, including the latest on the Live Labs programme.
  • Youth perspective: Emerging engineers and young people shed light on how tomorrow’s citizens want infrastructure to enable their future.

Conference agenda

Register now

It’s free to attend the conference but you must pre-book your ticket.

By attending, you’ll be an integral part of the ongoing discourse and collaboration aimed at forging an effective, future-facing infrastructure system for our region.