Decision details

2020 International Business Festival

Decision Maker: Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority:


a)    Noted that the Combined Authority is undertaking a procurement process to retain a delivery partner for the 2020 International Business Festival.


b)    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.


c)    Delegated authority 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: 06/09/2019

Date of decision: 06/09/2019

Effective from: 14/09/2019