Alan D Miller Chairman, Night Time Industries Association

Alan Miller is Chairman of The Night Time Industries Association (NTIA). The NTIA was formed to promote the benefits and enormous contribution of the Night Time Industries, the entrepreneurs that create and innovate across the UK contributing 66 Billion UKP per year in revenue and boosting employment, regenerating and generally improving our cities. Alan was CEO of The Vibe Bar for almost 20 years, until Nov 2014. He is the co-founder of the Truman Brewery, a 10-acre site in London’s East End. The Truman Brewery now has over 200 companies, ranging from recording studios to art galleries, entertainment spaces, restaurants, bars, cafes, fashion and retail. It has helped regenerate a significant area of London, creating a new cultural quarter. Alan sat on The Arts Council’s London Arts Board for several years. He is on the board of the Mayor of London’s Night Time Commission and Music Development Board. Alan speaks internationally about the benefits of Night Time Industry and how Urban Planning and cities can benefit from the cultural and economic activities of this sector. He is often quoted in the international press and writes regularly for major publications and appears with major broadcasters. The current campaign The NTIA is heading up is #SaveNightlife at www.savenightlife.com which has international artists, promoters, labels, festivals and creative businesses supporting across Britain with the main emphasis of having the public engaged and mobilised to share their views on how much they love nightlife.