Get Your Brighton Off to a Quality start with The Housing Forum

05 February 2019





Get your Brighton off to a quality start with two events from The Housing Forum on Wednesday 6 March. As well as hearing from leaders across the sector discuss and debate important topics, you'll be able to catch up with members of The Housing Forum and invited guests.



Delivering Better, Safer Homes: Implications of Hackitt Implementation for Quality


Panel Debate: Wednesday 6 March (09:30 - 11:00)
Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront, Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2GS


The panel will consider how the housing and construction sector is rising to the challenge of raising standards of safety and build quality in light of the recommendations made by Dame Judith Hackitt.


What lessons are we learning from the early adopters. How do we make Design and Build fit for purpose. How do we meet Kit Malthouse’s challenge to build not only more and better, but faster too.


Speakers confirmed:

  • Shelagh Grant - CEO, The Housing Forum
  • Tim Quick - Director, Formation Architects
  • Iain Clark - National Product Manager, Willmott Dixon
  • Andy Tookey - Managing Partner, Bailey Garner


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Changing the Dynamic - The Benefits of a Diverse Workplace


Panel Debate: Wednesday 6 March (11:30 - 13:30)
Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront, Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2GS


A joint Housing Forum/WISH (Women in Social Housing) Panel debate exploring practical ideas to create better gender equality in the sector


All businesses benefit from promoting a culture which encourages representation of all groups from the top down. This timely panel debate will provide an opportunity to hear about some of the ways in which organisations and individuals are reaping rewards from challenging the status quo and taking action to address inequality.


The panel session and drinks reception is free to members of WISH, The Housing Forum and invited guests. We look forward to seeing you there!


Confirmed Speakers:

  • Ria Bailes - Group Director of People and Change, One Housing Group
  • Samantha Herelle - Director of Operations, Mount Green HA, Main Board Member, Optivo
  • Terry Fuller - Strategic Land, Planning & Estates, Homes England 
  • Alan Wright - Partner, BPTW



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