Homing in on Housing – The 20th Anniversary Conference



Programme (subject to change)



08.45 Registration and Coffee


09.15 Welcome and Introduction


Neil Baker, Head of Planning and Environment, Clarke Willmott LLP and


Chris Dadds, Director, Planning and Development, JLL



Main Papers



09.25 National Housing Policy


Mark Southgate, Chief Executive, Ministry of Building Innovation and Education


[Followed by Q&A]




10.05 Future Housing: Demographics and the Economy


Adam Challis, Head of Living Research and Strategy, JLL EMEA


[Followed by Q&A]



10.45 Tea and Coffee



11.05 Housebuilding and the Challenges to Delivery – Sub-sector Views


Theo Backhouse, Founder, Backhouse Housing Limited


Kevin Parker, Group Masterplanning Director, Redrow Homes Limited


Emma Webster, Head of Corporate Affairs and Political Engagement, Lifestory Group


Tom Brewerton, University Partnership Director, Unite Students



12.25 Meeting the Housing Need in Bristol


Councillor Paul Smith, Cabinet Minister for Housing, Bristol City Council



12.45 Morning Plenary


13.00 Lunch



14.00 Delivering Large Housing Developments


Lin Cousins, Director, Three Dragons


Mike Grist, Regeneration Director, Curo Group


[Followed by Q&A]



15.00 Tea and Coffee



15.20 Legal Update


James Maurici QC, Landmark Chambers


[Followed by Q&A]



16.20 Retrospective of the last 20 years of the Bristol Planning Conference and Wrap Up


Jan Molyneux, Jan Molyneux Planning



16.45 Conference Close





18.45 Drinks Reception


19.30 Dinner and Welcome


Host – Martin Boddy, Pro Vice-Chancellor Research and Enterprise, UWE Bristol



After Dinner Speaker


Dr Phil Hammond