Conference: Housing – The Future

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28-09-2017 - 28-09-2017 09:30 - 16:30 Doubletree by Hilton, 34 Bread St, Edinburgh EH3 9AF, UKView on map

Housing – The Future

Shifting approaches to inspire housing delivery

Thursday 28th Sept. 2017

Doubletree by Hilton | Bread St. Edinburgh

This is a free-to-attend event focused on the future of housing, in Scotland, sharing inspiring approaches to housing delivery at a range of scales. An opening address from Kevin Stewart, Minister for Local Government and Housing, will be followed by a series of speakers and panel discussions outlining strategic, city-level and small-scale approaches to diversifying the delivery of homes across Scotland.

You must reserve your place at this event via email: housingthefuture@gov.scot. Programme may be subject to change and any dietary requirements.

Conference Programme

09:30 Coffee

10:00 Welcome from Karen Anderson | Chair of Architecture & Design Scotland | Hirta | Contemporary Scottish Creativity

10:05 Ministerial Address | Kevin Stewart | MSP | Minister for Local Government and Housing

Strategic scale | planning for housing

10:15 Edinburgh | Michael Thain | City Council

10:40 Copenhagen | Rune Boserup | COBE Architects

11:05 Manchester | Ian Slater | City Council

11:30 Intergenerational Living | Petra Biberbach | PAS

11.55 Panel Q&A and Discussion | Karen Anderson | Chair

Lunch

City and town centre | delivery models

13:15 Build to Rent | Sandy Morrison | HTA Custom Build

13:30 Custom Build | Katie Hughes | Scottish Canals City Living

13:45 City Living | Andrew Burrell | People for Places

14:00 Panel Q&A and Discussion | Karen Anderson | Chair

Coffee Break 

Rural design | new opportunities

15:00 Borders Blueprint | Lowood | Martin Joyce | Scottish Borders Council & Stephen Proctor | Proctor & Matthews

15:15 Rural design | Matthew Johnson | A449 Architects

15:30 Sustainable design | Lori McElroy | BRE

15:45 Contemporary Living |Alan Dickson | Rhouse

16:00 Panel Q&A and Discussion | Karen Anderson | Chair

Closing Remarks 

Download the Event flyer. Housing – the Future. 28th Sept with this link.

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