CESW Annual Review and Luncheon
Construction Excellence South West (CESW) is set to host its Annual Review and Luncheon, offering industry professionals a platform to discuss key developments, strategies, and future plans. The event, scheduled for March 6th, will take place at the Somerset County Cricket Club and promises to be a day filled with valuable insights, networking opportunities, and the official launch of CESW’s new website.
Sponsorship Opportunities: CESW offers sponsorship opportunities for businesses looking to position themselves as key players in the industry. A budget-friendly Headline Sponsorship at £500 is available, providing sponsors with the chance to align their brands with this memorable and well-attended occasion.
09:30 – Arrival – Coffee – The day kicks off with a networking session over coffee, providing attendees with the opportunity to connect and engage with fellow professionals in a relaxed setting.
10:00 – Welcome – Kevin Harris – CESW CEO, Kevin Harris will extend a warm welcome to all participants, setting the tone for the day ahead.
10:10 – Financial Overview – Michelle Thompson – CESW Treasurer Michelle Thompson, CESW Treasurer, will delve into the financial standing of the organization, providing attendees with a comprehensive overview.
10:20 – 2023-2024 Overview / Annual Report – Dan Macey – CESW Chair Dan Macey, CESW Chair, will present the organization’s annual report, highlighting key achievements and outlining plans for the future.
10:45 – Headline Speaker – Bank Of England – Jamie Barber A major highlight of the event will be a financial overview by Jamie Barber from the Bank of England. Having joined the South West Agency in 2020, Jamie brings a wealth of experience in financial policy development and international representation.
11:30 – G4C New Strategy for G4C in Location – Lizzy Painter – G4C Chair Lizzy Painter, G4C Chair, will unveil the new strategy for G4C, providing insights into the organization’s future plans in the construction industry.
11:50 – CESW New Website Launch – Kevin Harris & Lines Group Kevin Harris, along with representatives from Lines Group, will officially launch CESW’s new website, showcasing a modern and user-friendly platform.
12:00 – The Official Chair Handover – Dan Macey – Kingsley Clarke The event will witness the official handover of the CESW Chair position from Dan Macey to Kingsley Clarke, marking a significant moment in the organization’s leadership.
12:05 – CESW the Next 12 Months – Kingsley Clarke Kingsley will outline CESW’s vision and strategic goals for the next 12 months, providing attendees with a roadmap for the future.
12:30 – Networking Luncheon A networking luncheon will provide a relaxed atmosphere for participants to discuss the day’s proceedings, connect with industry peers, and forge new partnerships.
14:00 – Close
Headline speaker – Jamie Barber, Bank of England
Jamie Barber joined the South West Agency in September 2020. Prior to joining the Agency, Jamie was a manager in the Bank’s Prudential Policy Directorate where he spent several years developing various financial sector policy reforms following the 08/09 financial crisis. This included a stint at HM Treasury on secondment in 2013. Jamie has represented the UK authorities internationally on the Financial Stability Board and European Banking Authority policy groups. Earlier in his career, he was a banking supervisor at the Financial Services Authority.
He has recently completed an Executive Masters in Public Administration (‘MPA’) at the London School of Economics
MENU CHOICES FOR LUNCH
Warm Mushroom Tart with rocket, pear and Walnut oil salad (Vegan)
Chargrilled Chicken Breast, Fondant potato, seasonal vegetables, and rosemary jus
Charred Spice Roasted Cauliflower with sweet potato puree and garlic sautéed chickpeas
Eton Mess with strawberry caviar