Development Partnership Forum: The New Politics of Housing

27 January 2020




Development Partnership Forum: The New Politics of Housing


Friday 14 February, London (09:30 - 13:00)



What measures will the new government bring in to address housing issues across the nation?


Safety and supply will continue to be very important issues.  In this first Development Partnership Forum for 2020, we will examine government priorities and direction in building quality and home safety.   


We will also cover local council housebuilding and building approaches for climate change and the green agenda.





09.00 Registration, coffee and networking



09.30 Updates on government policy; The National Design Guide and "Living with Beauty", (final report of the Building Better Building Beautiful Commission)

Andy von Bradsky, Head of Architecture, MHCLG



10.00 Building for Quality; Building for Safety; Competencies and Ethics in the second machine age


Andrew Mellor, Partner, PRP

Becky Hickman, Executive Head of Business Development, RoSPA

Richard Harral, Technical Director, Chartered Institute of Building Engineers



11.00 Coffee and networking break



11.30 Partnerships in Practice; latest in local council house building


Caroline Pillay, Senior Partner, Airey Miller


Diana Barrett, Consultant Solicitor, Housing & Regneration, Capsticks


Local Council Practitioners Panels

Shelagh Grant, Chief Executive, The Housing Forum


12.15 Re-balancing the provision of new homes to support the climate change agenda


Adam Cunnington, CEO, Public Sector Plc


Place making with a green agenda


Laura Tracey, Associate Director, CBRE


13.00 Conclusions followed by Networking Lunch



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