In October 2008 Rushi Munshi, the Regional Director for the Council of Ethnic Minority Voluntary Sector Organisations was a speaker at the Northern Regeneration Summit. The event was organised by Regeneration & Renewal and sponsored by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, the supporting sponsor was Barton Willmore.
The Summit took place alongside the free-to-attend Northern Regeneration Exhibition and was designed to bring together public, private and voluntary sector regeneration players in the North, and featured stands from more than 50 organisations. The exhibition featured a free workshop programme.
Rushi Munshi spoke about the role of single group funding in approaching excluded communities.