The Aldgate Partnership

Aldgate Business Resilience Webinars

The Aldgate Connect BID is hosting a series of Webinars, discussing the impacts of the pandemic on Aldgate and the ways of moving towards recovery.

1. Getting Aldgate Back to Business
CLICK HERE to replay the webinar online.
When? 10th September 2020 at 2:00-3:00pm
Where? Online
About? As the lockdown eases and businesses adjust to the ‘new normal’, what support is there to help Aldgate businesses? How can Aldgate ensure that employees are welcomed back and feel safe to do so? How can employees and residents be encouraged back into shops and restaurants to help the local economy thrive?

2. Building Stronger Communities
When? 23rd September 2020, 2:00-3:00pm
Where? Online
About? Localism is now a driving force for many areas as people remain close to home in the ‘new normal’, how has Aldgate harnessed this? What support has the area provided to its residents, businesses and employees during the lockdown and how will this continue into the future? What makes the Aldgate community unique?
Please join us and a panel of local experts to find out more on building a stronger communities in Aldgate.

3.Creating Culture and a Sense of Place
When? 22nd October 2020, 2:00–3:00pm
Where? Online
About? Aldgate has a strong and diverse culture offer with art galleries, community festivals, museums, and restaurants providing cuisine from around the world, plus much more. How will this continue to shape Aldgate as a place post COVID-19? What has the sector been doing since lockdown and what are its plans for the future? How important is localism and how can it help to bring back tourists?
Please join us in discussion led by local experts to discover their view on how to create culture and a sense of place in Aldgate.

4.Night-Time Economy
When? 12th November 2020, 2:00–3:00pm
Where? Online
About? The night-time economy has been hit hard by the pandemic with all forced to close during lockdown. As we move out of lockdown how is Aldgate’s night-time economy recovering? What have businesses needed to do to innovate and continue to survive? What does the future look like and what support is available?
Join our panel of local experts to find out more about the recovery of the night-time economy in Aldgate.

Information regarding the speakers will be updated in due course. More sessions are to be announced.