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Creating liveable places - putting active travel on Welsh businesses’ agenda

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A successful lunchtime event brought together leading figures from the construction and development sector in Wales.

Location of Event: Life Sciences Hub Wales, Cardiff Bay

Date of Event: 14/01/2016

Delegates looked at how we can enhance the liveability of our towns and cities and support strong businesses by designing for walking and cycling, building on Wales ground breaking Active Travel legislation.  

Aimed at those involved in the planning, housing, construction, regeneration and property sectors, the event was chaired by Chris Sutton, CBI. Practical examples and successful build projects that have included active travel in their design, planning and construction approach were presented.

Speakers at the event were:

  • Edwina Hart AM, Minister for Economy, Science and Transport
  • David Stevens, Chief Operating Officer,  Admiral
  • Gareth Davies, Director, Coastal Housing
  • Mike Axon, Director, Vectos

The programme and presentations of the day are available below.

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