Decision Maker: Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Recommendation to approve a consultant to prepare and develop costings for the proposals for the 2020 International Business Festival which will exceed the key decision threshold.
The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority agreed that:-
(i) it be noted that the Combined Authority is undertaking a procurement process to retain a delivery partner for the 2020 International Business Festival;
(ii) it be noted that the Combined Authority intends to deploy predevelopment funding to expedite festival development prior to anticipated approval of Strategic Investment Fund support for the whole festival and agree the approach to development of the business case outlined in paragraph 3.5 of the report; and
(iii) authority be delegated to the Director of Commercial Development and Investment to agree the sum, terms and conditions of delivery partner appointment in consultation with the Combined Authority Monitoring Officer and Combined Authority Treasurer.
Publication date: 09/09/2019
Date of decision: 06/09/2019
Effective from: 14/09/2019