Planning Infrastructure - Frameworks for Growth?


Programme (subject to change)


08.45 Registration and coffee


09.15 Welcome and Introduction

Jan Molyneux and Adam Sheppard, UWE Bristol


Main Papers


09.25 Economics

Adam Challis, Head of Residential Research, JLL


10.10 Political

Nick Keable, Chief Executive, Development Intelligence


10.55 Tea and coffee


11.10 Transport & Infrastructure – The Challenges

Steve Melia, UWE Bristol

Laura Ambler, Head of Planning, West of England Combined Authority


12.00 Infrastructure in the West of England


12.25 Morning plenary


12:40 Lunch


13.40  Revisions to the NPPF

Steve Quartermain, Chief Planner, Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government,

Phil Barnes, Barratt Developments PLC

Claire Pearce, Assistant Director of Inward Investment and Growth, Sedgemoor District Council


15.00 Tea and coffee


15:15 Legal Update

James Maurici QC, Landmark Chambers


16.15 Current Reviews of the Planning system - Raynsford and the Labour Party

Chris Shepley, Director, Chris Shepley Associates


16.40 Conference Close




18.45 Champagne Reception


19.30 Dinner and Welcome

Host – JLL


After dinner speaker