Guest Lecture Series
'Designing an Experience'
Tim Heatley of Capital and Centric
Tuesday 12th February 5.00 pm, Budden Lecture Theatre
''Its about people not property, its social impact not size, its designing an experience not buildings - this talk explains how Tim used great design to go from doing up a derelict house in Manchester, to spending £2m a week regenerating some of the most challenging and iconic projects in the North West ''
Tim grew up in Salford, trained as a lawyer and left law behind to found property development company Capital&Centric which now invests over £2m a week in regeneration. Tim is co founder of the charity Regeneration Brainery, an academy that increases diversity and inclusivity in property, this year it will mentor 100 young adults throughout the UK. He is the Chair of Andy Burnhams GM Mayoral Business Network which aims to end the need for rough sleeping in Manchester by 2020.