CEO Breakfast Seminar with Richard Blakeway- Hosted by Durkan19 November 2014
The Housing Forum and Durkan co-hosted a Breakfast Seminar at The Gherkin, London on 31st October 2014.
Richard Blakeway, Deputy Mayor for London was the guest speaker and this breakfast workshop was attended by housing association chief executives, developers and builders and contracting and procurement specialists and considered issues of labour and supply costs, flexible frameworks and procurement strategies for success in boosting housing development in the context of a rising market. The discussion was chaired by Ben Derbyshire, Chair of The Housing Forum and there was presentations from Robert Clark,Chief Executive, Durkan from Andy von Bradsky, Chairman, PRP: Richard Jones, Partner, EC Harris.
Inside Housing attended the Seminar and the following coverage was published on 19th November with quotes from the Seminar. Richard Blakeway agreed that offsite construction may help London double its housing supply, to meet the growing demand that is predicted up to 2050