Corporate Director, Place and Infrastructure
Luton Borough Council
Laura has worked for us since 1988 working initially in planning and since taking on roles such as the Head of Regeneration and Service Director for Business and Consumer Services.
As Corporate Director for Place and Infrastructure Laura is responsible for the quality of Luton’s environment, overseeing key developments as well as working alongside local businesses to create job opportunities and build a skilled workforce for the town.
2:35 pm - 3:10 pm
Leveraging local infrastructure to unlock growth
Theatre: Infrastructure and Growth
Local infrastructure is a central part of the government’s plan to creating a more regionally inclusive British economy; yet how do local organisations collaborate to effectively integrate and develop connectivity and the foundations of infrastructure for growth?
- The place of infrastructure within Britain’s industrial strategy and local growth plans
- Ensuring infrastructure meets the needs of local businesses and workers
- Making and understanding the business case for delivering new infrastructure projects
- Effectively planning and integrating local infrastructure on a local, regional and national basis