Sheffield to host business summit

Sheffield has been chosen as the host city for the annual International Business and Economy Summit. Sheffield City Hall is the venue for the event, this year entitled Re:Inventing the City, which takes place on 19 June. A number of guest speakers, including Treasury minister Yvette Cooper and representatives from the Glasgow & Edinburgh Economic Development group, have been secured for the event. Yorkshire South Tourism conference manager Emma France said: “This clearly demonstrates how Sheffield and the wider region have developed their business tourism product in recent years.”

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