A city and region beating at the heart of the country, full of innovators, creators and achievers proudly making our mark. As a region that has attracted incredible investment and regeneration over recent years. We sit firmly on the world-stage as a destination to be seen. To stand out, our ethos is that you need to get stuck in and you can do that right here in Birmingham. Our unrivalled connectivity, combined with our array of sports venues and exceptional lifestyle offer, will leave a lasting impression. In 2022 Birmingham will be host to the Commonwealth Games, this has led to a programme to boost the long-term economic impact made by the Games. The Business and Tourism Programme (BATP) will build on the profile created by the Games to attract more visitors, trade, events and investment into Birmingham, the West Midlands, and the UK. It will concentrate on nations and territories across the Commonwealth, plus the domestic UK market.