The Major Economic Development Event of the Year 

This year’s IED Annual Conference is taking place in London on 23 November and will bring together economic development, regeneration and business leaders from across the UK to discuss how to achieve true economic development and create an enabling environment for sustainable economic growth.

Our keynotes last year included:

Sir Vince Cable
Former Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills

Sir John Peace
Burberry Group plc, Standard Chartered PLC and Midlands Engine

Jules Pipe
Deputy Mayor for Planning, Regeneration & Skills
Greater London Authority


Media Partners:


"Well balanced and addresses some of the key issues facing planning professionals" 
Head of Development Planning - Plymouth City Council

"High profile and fast moving"
Residential Director - Turley Associates 

"Good mix of delegates and differing viewpoints" 
Head of Strategy - The Planning Inspectorate

"Excellent cross-pollination between different areas of planning"   
Barrister - Cornerstone Barristers    

“Clarity on our current delivery challenges”      
Head of Planning
- Lincolnshire County Council