Programme Announced for Members Morning

30 November 2018

Members Morning

 

This popular annual event for members provides an opportunity to reflect on progress in the sector over the past year and to catch up with colleagues from member organisations.

 


In particular we'll: consider the political landscape as the Brexit horizon moves ever closer, examine the possibilities offered by the Building in Quality collaboration between RIBA, CIOB and RICS and hear from member experts on the latest developments in sustainability and energy efficiency as we start to see the implications of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.

 

 

Programme

 


09.30 - Registration, coffee and networking

 


10.00 - 2019 a year of uncertainty


Andy Von Bradsky – Chairman, The Housing Forum and Architectural Advisor at MHCLG

 

 

10:20 - Sustainability in Focus

 

This session will consider how cleaner economic growth and the requirement to comply with carbon reduction goals poses challenges and opportunities for the sector.

 


2020: Preparing for Paris

Begonia Filgueria - Legal Director, Foot Anstey LLP

 

Low Carbon Social Housing: Laying the Foundations

Dr Terry Keech - Partner, calfordseaden LLP

 

 

11:00 - The Housing Forum in 2018

Michael Cleaver – Director, The Housing Forum

 

 

11:15 - Coffee Break

 


11:35 - Quality in Focus


This session will highlight the different initiatives aimed at improving the consistency of quality on construction projects and in particular introduce Building in Quality and the Quality Tracker proposed jointly by RIBA, CIOB and RICS.

 

Nigel Ostime – Delivery Director, Hawkins\Brown


Chis Langdon – Development and Investment Director, Engie

 

 

12:15 - The Housing Forum in 2019

Shelagh Grant – Chief Executive, The Housing Forum

 

 

12:30 - Close