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A Frank Conversation with… Claire McColgan MBE

Downtown in Business is hosting an exclusive Leaders Lunch with the woman who led Liverpool’s successful bid to host the 2023 Eurovision Song Contest, Claire McColgan MBE.

Downtown in Business is hosting an exclusive Leaders Lunch with the woman who led Liverpool’s successful bid to host the 2023 Eurovision Song Contest, Claire McColgan MBE at the Hilton Hotel, 12pm-2pm on Thursday 1st December 2022.

Claire will be in conversation with DIB Group Chairman and Chief Executive Frank McKenna and will be talking about how the city is preparing for the Eurovision, the impact the event will have on Liverpool’s economy, and the wider visitor economy agenda for the New Year.

This event is open to Downtown 100 Club members and partners only.

To register your interest please CLICK HERE. Please note places are strictly limited and we may not be able to accommodate everyone who wishes to attend for what we know will be a popular event.

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