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  1. 1. Bristol’s Approach to Local & City-Regional Economic Assessment <ul><li>Chris Hackett </li></ul><ul><li>Economic Development & Regeneration Policy Manager </li></ul><ul><li>Bristol City Council </li></ul>
  2. 2. Outline Approach <ul><li>Local specific first </li></ul><ul><ul><li>maximise local benefit & ‘buy-in’ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>focus on issues of especial local concern </li></ul></ul><ul><li>City-Region context and collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>Amalgamated City-Region assessment </li></ul><ul><li>Support MAA, Employment & Skills Board and potential Local Enterprise Partnership </li></ul>
  3. 3. City-Region Collaboration <ul><li>Regular ‘Heads of Economic Development’ meetings </li></ul><ul><li>Working group convened by West of England Partnership </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing ‘scoping papers’ </li></ul><ul><li>Drafting yet to be agreed </li></ul>
  4. 4. Objectives <ul><li>Ultimate aim – sustainable economic growth </li></ul><ul><li>Shared understanding of local economy </li></ul><ul><li>Basis for strategic decisions and policy making </li></ul><ul><li>Repository of robust economic evidence </li></ul><ul><li>Core City and city-region comparisons </li></ul><ul><li>Relative economic strengths of neighbourhoods </li></ul><ul><li>Identify competitive advantage and challenge </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstrate capacity </li></ul>
  5. 5. Process <ul><li>In-house </li></ul><ul><li>Driven by Economic Development team </li></ul><ul><li>Cross-authority involvement </li></ul><ul><li>Five workstreams </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Data capture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Analysis and drafting </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consultation and engagement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Internal sign-off </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>City-region collaboration </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Timetable <ul><li>Started April 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>First draft - end of August </li></ul><ul><li>Consultation September & October </li></ul><ul><li>Final Draft - end of November </li></ul><ul><li>Cabinet December </li></ul><ul><li>Local Strategic Partnership January 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>City-Region assessment Spring 2011 </li></ul>
  7. 7. Governance <ul><li>Not a formal ‘project’ </li></ul><ul><li>Steering Group </li></ul><ul><li>Work groups </li></ul><ul><ul><li>one for each workstream </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Executive Member Briefings </li></ul>
  8. 8. Progress to Date <ul><li>Scoping Framework </li></ul><ul><li>Temporary Staff recruited </li></ul><ul><li>Data captured and catalogued </li></ul><ul><li>Core indicators for Core Cities </li></ul><ul><li>Analysis underway </li></ul>
  9. 9. Next Steps <ul><li>Continue data capture and analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Start drafting </li></ul><ul><li>Plan and schedule consultation </li></ul><ul><li>Business survey </li></ul><ul><li>LSP engagement </li></ul><ul><li>City-Region discussions </li></ul>
  10. 10. Questions? <ul><li>Contact: chris . hackett @ bristol . gov . uk </li></ul><ul><li>0117-922-2275 </li></ul>

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