Bristol Forum Planning Team

The Forum planning team comprises of professionals from across  Bristol City Council, University of the West of England (UWE) and University of Bristol (UoB).

  • Andrea Dell, Service Manager, Head of Delivery Support Unit, Bristol City Council.
  • Annabel Smith, Policy Advisor to Mayor of Bristol, Bristol City Council.
  • Professor Robin Hambleton, Emeritus Professor of City Leadership at the University of the West of England, Bristol,
  • Professor Jim Longhurst, Assistant Vice-Chancellor : Environment & Sustainability, University of the West of England, Bristol.
  • Dr Laura de Vito, Research Fellow, Geography and Environmental Management, University of the West of England., Bristol.
  • Jamie Darwen, Head Of Regional & Community Partnerships, University of the West of England, Bristol.
  • Dr Helen ManchesterReader in Digital Inequalities and Urban Futures, University of Bristol.
  • Dr Ges Rosenberg, Research Fellow, Faculty  of Engineering, University of Bristol.

The following  Bristol based organisations are involved in our Collaborative Design Group to help us create a meaningful event in 2019 and ongoing change in the city: Power to Change, Creative Youth Network, Babbasa, We the Curious, Bristol Health PartnersBristol Green Capital Partnership, VoscurCare Forum and Black South West Network.