Southampton is one of the fastest growing economies in the UK. With two thriving universities and an international cargo and passenger port, the city was showing no signs of slowing – until recently. With cruises on hold and businesses across various sectors trying to regain their strength after the impacts of the pandemic, the city has accepted there are challenges ahead. However, with developments still in progress, a healthy uptake in university applications and a strong plan for recovery, Southampton has much to look forward to.
09:00 – 09:30am Session 1: The recovery period: better together
09:35 – 09:55am Session 2: 100 days in lockdown
10:00 – 10:30am Session 3: A greener cleaner future