Events

Masterclass - Housing

Date

30 Sep 2014

Address

DAC Beachcroft
Fetter Lane
London
EC4A 1BN

Time

09:30:0012:50:00

This event is sponsored by

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Price

Solace Members: Free 
Non Members: £149+vat

Details

Housing is one of the big challenges of our time that impacts across our communities in very different ways. This session will outline how local councils are tackling these challenges and ensuring that housing plays a central role in integrating local public services, driving economic growth and defining an area identity.

To read the report from the Masterclass please click here 
To download the presentations please click on the relevant links within the Programme below.

Programme 

09.30

Arrival and Coffee

09.50

Chair’s welcome and introduction to the day
Chair: Manjeet Gill, Chief Executive, West Lindsey District Council

09.55

Welcome from the sponsor
Speaker: Judith Barnes, Partner, DAC Beachcroft

10.00

Government overview – Planning
Session to look at what is aiming to be achieved through planning and how the government is supporting local councils to meet the ever increasing demands of lack of supply and the ever increasing needs of good quality housing at the same time driving economic growth.
Speaker: Mark Lee, Deputy Director of Planning – Economy & Society, Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG)

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10.45

CASE STUDY: Partnership working: Pinnacle
How do you create a partnership so members and the local community buy into what you are trying to achieve
Speaker: Neil Euesden Managing Director, Pinnacle PSG

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11.30

CASE STUDY: Regenerating Communities: Calderdale MBC
Calderdale: Regenerating communities
Strategic view of an area how you can grow the housing stock. How to work strategically to unlock housing supply in local areas overcoming the barriers and creating opportunities
Speaker: Mark Thompson, Head of Housing, Environment and Renewal, Calderdale MBC

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12.15

Q & A

12.45

Chair’s Summary and end of Masterclass

12.50

Lunch