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Ask the Leaders Q&A

Date: 13th Nov 2020, 13:00 to 14:00

Organiser: City of York Council

Join city leaders across York for an interactive session on the city’s economic recovery from Covid-19.
In this special York Business Week Q&A session, we will be addressing pre-emailed questions as well as comments made live by business leaders and residents on the following subjects:
• York’s economic recovery from Covid-19;
• Challenges and key issues faced by the business community;
• How we can ‘Build Back Better’.

Guest panellists will be:
• Cllr Andrew Waller – Executive Member for Economy and Strategic Planning, City of York Council;
• Cllr Darryl Smalley – Executive Member for Culture, Leisure and Communities, City of York Council;
• Neil Ferris – Corporate Director for Economy and Place, City of York Council;
• Sean Bullick – Managing Director, Make it York;
• Professor Charlie Jeffery – Vice Chancellor and President, University of York;
• Professor Karen Bryan – Vice Chancellor, York St John University;
• James Farrar – Chief Operating Officer, York and North Yorkshire LEP.

To watch the event live, please use www.facebook.com/cityofyork

Questions can be emailed into [email protected] in advance, or comment live on the Facebook video*.

*Please note that viewers do not need a Facebook account to watch live. If you do not have an account we advise that you email questions in advance as you will not be able to comment on the video unless logged in.

Principal Partners

Autohorn Fleet Services

University of York


York City Knights


Garbutt + Elliott

York Data Services

Langleys Solicitors LLP

York & North Yorkshire LEP


PIB Insurance Brokers

Hosted in conjunction with

City of York Council

See Green

York and North Yorkshire LEP

Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership

Federation of Small Businesses

York BID

University of York

York St John University

York and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce

Institute of Directors

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