top of page

Sound Development 

Music and Culture Contribution to Social Value in the Built Environment


27th September 2022

Sound Development is the first event of its kind to bring the world’s property developers and music industry together to explore the issues and opportunities between music and real estate in the UK and around the world.


After nine editions welcoming 1000+ delegates from planners and architects, to academics and community engagement officers, Sound Development is returning to London for a special night hosted in partnership with Dominvs Group and DP9 to explore the role of music and culture to create social value in the built environment.

70+ delegates

hour event

3 Music Performances

Presentations, keynotes, panel discussions and networking


Aures London, 18 Leake St, London SE1 7NN, UK

Aures is a London-based venue that connects and inspires people to achieve wellbeing through art, technology and immersive experiences. They power immersive events, performances, exhibitions and research for creative brands and organisations.



Date: 27th September 2022

6:00 - 7:00pm

Registration & Networking

  • Live music performance by students of the St. Anne's school in London.



7:00 - 7:15pm 


Official Welcome


  • Jett Glozier, Head of UK and Europe & Global Head of Infrastructure, Sound Diplomacy

  • Wesley Ankrah, Director of Social Value & Community Investment, Dominvs Group

7:15 - 7:30pm


Presentation: Social Impact in Culture

  • Polly Moore, CEO, Restore The Music

  • Jo Cowen, CEO, Jo Cowen Architects

7:30 - 7:45pm


Live Music Performance & Networking 

7:45 - 8:30pm


Panel Discussion: Rethinking the Role of Music & Culture in Urban Development

This panel, with a mix of industry knowledge and successful case studies, will explore how music presenters can work with real estate developers. We’ll focus the discussion on sharing best practices inspiring others on creative directions to move forward.

Introduction by: Wesley Ankarah, Director of Social Value & Community Investment, Dominvs Group

  • Moderator: Max Farrell, Founder & CEO, LDN Collective

  • Speaker: Claire Gevaux, Executive Director, Culture Chelmsford

  • Speaker: Mary Otumahana, Founder, The RecordShop 

  • Speaker: Wesley Ankarah, Director of Social Value & Community Investment, Dominvs Group

  • Speaker: Tim Jones, Culture Mile Manager, City of London Corporation

8:30pm - 10:00pm


Reception: Food, Drinks & Live Music

  • Live music performance by Coupdekat

Sound Dev background.png

Join the waitlist

Interested in attending? Click on the button below to find more about the ticket categories and to join our waitlist. 


Brought to you by:

Dominvs Group Logo.png
STA School Logo.png


bottom of page