Learning from a crisis: webinar
Blog | 16 Jun 2021
Catch up with our conversation with Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester Combined Authority and Chris Naylor, CEO at London Borough of Barking and Dagenham.
Earlier this week, we were honoured to welcome the newly re-elected mayor of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority, Andy Burnham, and Chris Naylor, chief executive of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham, to a conversation about learning from innovation in a crisis, that can help us ‘design forward differently’ for the future.
You can watch recordings of the webinar below – we’ve broken the session up into shorter chunks for a better viewing experience.
Introductory remarks from Innovation Unit chief executive Sarah Gillinson, setting out the scope of the debate.
Contributions from the panel
Sarah describes Innovation Unit’s recent work around place-based transformation. Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham and CEO of the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham Chris Naylor give their initial thoughts.
The panel pose questions to each other, and then respond to questions from the webinar audience.
Learning from a crisis: how we need ambitious and enabling political leadership
A conversation with Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester Combined Authority and Chris Naylor, CEO at London Borough of Barking and Dagenham.
A vision for change publication
How we can work together to make a lasting difference in towns, cities and communities
What does it take to transform a place?
Part one of our series shows how place-based transformation substantially improves the life chances of local residents – when it’s done well.