Robbie took up the role of No.10 Director of Communications just after the 2017 snap election that cost Theresa May’s conservative Government its majority. He stayed until the bitter end, when May lost her Premiership in July 2019. A hard line Brexiteer, he came to the top job from a long career in journalism, he is a former editor of the BBC’s Sunday Politics and Daily Politics programmes and deputy editor of Newsnight. Later, as head of BBC Westminster, he was in overall charge of all of the BBC’s political output.
#RESIcon Mission accomplished!
Thought provoking programme, #proptech #innovation in action for the hackathon, 37% women speakers, 750 delegates, great #networking. Fab @RESIevent #RESIcon 2018
"Favourite year, the focus on alternative, innovative markets and products is really valuable."
"I will be bringing a colleague along next time as it was invaluable getting to learn what new ideas were being produced first hand."
"Personally, it was my first time and it really was overwhelming how good of a networking opportunity it is."
"First class speakers, well managed events, great location."
"The conference has grown up now, and is a useful barometer on the UK housing situation and a useful ideas sharing platform. The networking opportunities are also first class."
"Extremely good speakers, highly relevant topics, good networking opportunities, good venue, fun."
#RESIcon @RESIevent - no question, the best #RESIcon yet!