Previous Events

City Nation Place UK – 14th May, Birmingham

In partnership with GREAT Britain, Visit Britain and the Department for International Trade, City Nation Place UK will bring national, city, and regional teams together to focus on how to develop and implement place branding and marketing strategies to drive more successful tourism and economic deve...

BID Foundation Annual Conference – 30th April, London

The BID Foundation represents over 80 towns and cities in the UK that are obliged to improve their local trading environment, for the benefit of their levy payers and for those that live or work there. BIDs are key mechanisms of local economic development and in our inaugural annual conference we wi...

LGA Annual Culture & Tourism Conference – 6th March 2019

February 2019   Founding Director John Till is delighted to be speaking at the Local Government Association Annual Culture and Tourism Conference in early March. This conference will celebrate how very different authorities have used different approaches to successfully regenerate thei...

MIPIM Cannes – 12th – 15th March 2019

At thinkingplace we’re getting ready for MIPIM as I’m sure you are, and planning who we’d like to meet with while we’re there. We are the leading ‘place specialist’ in the UK and use our experience, skills and insight with places to: *  bring businesses, HE/FE, community and publi...

Maximising the potential of the Future High Street Fund – Thur 21st Feb 2019

We are delighted to be sharing our insight at this highly topical event being held by the Institute of Place Management at Manchester Metropolitan University which is in conjunction with other partner organisations as speakers on the day including The BID Foundation, Springboard and New River. ...

Creating purposeful places – Thur 18th October 2018

As the UKs leading place marketing specialist working with clients including Coventry & Warwickshire, Redcar, Harlow, Medway, Perth, Dartford, CBRE & Muse, we are delighted to be hosting this opinion-leading place event at MIPIM UK for the fourth year running and hope you can join us.. Ou...

The magic of place – Wed 17th October 2018

thinkingplace invite you to The Magic of Place drinks reception being held in London whilst in attendance at MIPIM UK. on Wednesday 17th October 4.30pm – 7.00pm  at The Cumberland Arms, 29 North End Road, Hammersmith, W14 8SZ (less than a 5 minute walk from Olympia). When you’ve seen the...

MIPIM Cannes, France – 13th – 16th March 2018

thinkingplace are attending the world's leading property market exhibition in Cannes this March and would love to meet up with you whilst there Our Directors John Till and Sarah Perry will be available for appointments during this time - book a meeting now by clicking here  Enjoy a coffee with...

Unleashing the power of place

A key event being held at MIPIM 2017 in conjunction with CBRE exploring why place needs to be at the heart of our approach to driving economic growth . . .  ...

Why you need pizazz in your place – MIPIM UK 19th Oct 2017

At a time of unbelievable 'change' in regions, cities and towns listen to the views of leading thinkers about how to deliver differently to create a thriving economy and a place people want to be in...