Investinblue organisers are delighted to announce that Anna Soubry will be joining the impressive line-up, speaking at Investinblue (15-16 June), part of IFB2016, Liverpool.
The Rt Hon Anna Soubry, Minister for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, will be attending day two, 16 June, to give a speech on how essential the maritime sector is to maintaining and instigating economic growth, and its importance in supporting the transport network to help UK’s businesses thrive.
Investinblue, a two day event at IFB2016, Liverpool, will bring together the UK maritime sector with the goal of working together to showcase, draw interest and inbound investment from UK and overseas stakeholders, dedicated to stimulating the growth of the UK and maritime economy.
Joining Anna Soubry on day two, will be Councillor Phil Davies, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Portfolio Lead for Economic Development & Energy and the Leader of Wirral Council. His presentation will focus on the maritime and energy sector in the city region, investment into the sector, opportunities and developments.
Peter Green, CEO of National Maritime (NMDG), organisers of Investinblue, said; “We very much welcome the Ministers’ interest in Investinblue and that she recognises how crucial the UK maritime sector is to the vitality of the UK economy. We are pleased to also welcome Councillor Phil Davies and help further raise the profile of the North-West gateway, as a cost efficient route to market.