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Expo Briefing - May 2024

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University of Sunderland

  1. 15 mins

    Attendees should report to the foyer area of City Hall (St. Mary's Boulevard entrance)

    Checked in guests will be taken to the Mayor's Parlour on the 6th floor for light breakfast refreshments and chance to network with other attendees.

  1. 15 mins

    Welcome from Expo Sunderland team and introduction to today's guest speakers and event housekeeping.

  1. 15 mins
    An introduction to Expo Sunderland
  1. 15 mins
    Update from City Developments including Keel Square, High Street West, Riverside Park and progress for the mixed use neighbourhood at Sheepfolds in an urban context.
  1. 15 mins

    As Expo's headline partner, University of Sunderland are playing a pivotal role in helping us to shape the programme.

    Uni staff and students will be delivering a packed schedule of activities at Expo events to give each audience group the unique opportunity to see how our University community puts wellbeing and student experience at the heart of everything they do.


  1. 15 mins

    British Esports are making strides with their National Esports Performance Campus and will update on their plans for the new arena.

    Opportunities for businesses to work with British Esports on their new funded programmes to upskill staff will also be included.

  1. 300 mins

    Use the opportunity to visit Expo's "Come Outside" event in the context of its place after the session finishes and picture how you can get involved in future Expo events

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