Evening & Night Time Economy Conference 2018

Canterbury Connected BID would like to invite you to the 2018 Evening and Night Time Economy Conference. This conference is for Canterbury based businesses operating between 5pm and 5am, including owners, managers and staff.

Please register your attendance by Monday 4th June by clicking here.

If you have any problems registering please contact the BID office on 01227 787 055 or events@canterburybid.co.uk


Evening & Night Time Economy Conference

10am – 3pm, Cathedral Lodge Conference Centre, The Precincts, Canterbury

Followed by a free Zero Tolerance Training Workshop (for licensed premises)

3.30pm- 5pm, Whitefriars Conference Room


Agenda and Presentations

10:00am Welcome

  • Lisa Carlson, Chief Executive, Canterbury BID

10:15am Keeping Towns and Cities Safe and Vibrant

  • Sarah Walker, Purple Flag Programme Manager, ATCM

10:45am Publicity and Perception: Panel discussion on the ENTE in the press

  • Leo Whitlock, Head of Communications, Canterbury City Council
  • Bobby Gordon, ‘Cene Magazine’
  • Sinead Hanna, Visit Kent
  • Gerry Warren, Kentish Gazette

11:15am Coffee break

11:30am Zero Tolerance to Sexual Harassment and Assault

  • Ruth Wilkinson, President, Kent Union

12:00pm Canterbury City Council Licensing Policy – 1 Year On

  • Doug Rattray, Head of Safer Neighbourhoods, Canterbury City Council

12:30pm The Student Population in Canterbury

  • Posie Bogan, Director of Corporate Communications, University of Kent
  • Marco Keir, Director of Marketing and Communications, Canterbury Christ Church University

1:00pm Lunch

1:30pm Case Study – The Westgate Hall

  • Clare Millett, Chief Executive, Westgate Community Trust

2:00pm Security and Safety in Canterbury

  • Inspector Guy Thompson, Kent Police
  • Kim Mayo, CT Policing South East

2:45pm Closing remarks

  • Lisa Carlson, Chief Executive, Canterbury BID

3:00pm Close

3:30-5:00pm Zero Tolerance Training for licensed premises, Whitefriars Conference Room. This FREE training session has limited spaces, to book email events@canterburybid.co.uk