Take your pick of interactive workshops, case studies, panel debates and expert talks.

Explore the agenda below or download the brochure.

9:00am

Registration and supplier showcase

10:00am

Chair’s opening remarks: setting the scene

Chair:

  • Kevin Williams

    Kevin Williams
    The Guinness Partnership

10:10am

Speakers:

  • Alison Inman

    Alison Inman
    Saffron Housing Trust and Colne Housing Society

  • Emma Speight
    North Star

  • Paul Jenkins

    Paul Jenkins
    Thirteen Group

Chair:

  • Kevin Williams

    Kevin Williams
    The Guinness Partnership

11:00am

Networking break and supplier showcase

11:30am

Breakout sessions (select one option)

Speakers:

  • Wayne Gethings

    Wayne Gethings
    Wrekin Housing Trust

  • Melissa Madjitey
    Savills

Chair:

  • Jo Barrett

    Jo Barrett
    Thrive Homes

Speakers:

  • John Wallace
    Metropolitan Thames Valley

  • Emma O’Shea

    Emma O’Shea
    Peabody

  • Cara Wiggins
    UK Ministry of Defence

Chair:

  • Steve Malone
    Procurement for Housing

Speaker:

  • Offer Stern-Weiner
    Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

Chair:

  • Victoria Moffett

    Victoria Moffett
    National Housing Federation

Speaker:

  • Jimmy Rogers

    Jimmy Rogers
    Castleton

12:15pm

Networking lunch and supplier showcase

1:15pm

Breakout sessions (select one option)

Speaker:

  • James Pargeter
    Greystar Europe

Chair:

  • Jo Barrett

    Jo Barrett
    Thrive Homes

Speakers:

  • Kirsty Bower
    Clarion Housing Group

  • Helen Wilson
    Clarion Housing Group

  • James Cousins
    Engie

  • Conor Bray
    DW Support Services

Chair:

  • Steve Malone
    Procurement for Housing

Speakers:

  • David Watson
    L&Q

  • Sue Sutton
    Salix Homes

Chair:

  • Victoria Moffett

    Victoria Moffett
    National Housing Federation

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2:10pm

Breakout sessions (select one option)

Speaker:

  • Amanda O’Donnell
    Torus

Chair:

  • Jo Barrett

    Jo Barrett
    Thrive Homes

Speakers:

  • Cathy Osborn

    Cathy Osborn
    Savills

  • Nick Carlisle

    Nick Carlisle
    Savills

Chair:

  • Steve Malone
    Procurement for Housing

Speakers:

  • Ann McLoughlin
    Innisfree Housing Association

  • Sumitra Gomer
    Lambeth Council

  • Thomas Fountain
    Clarion Housing Group

  • Malkit Sagoo

    Malkit Sagoo
    Platform Housing Group

Chair:

  • Emma Richman
    Great Places Housing Group

Speakers:

  • Jonathan Cox

    Jonathan Cox
    Anthony Collins

  • Ted Pearce

    Ted Pearce
    Orbit

  • Matt Willcox
    Orbit

2:55pm

Networking break in the exhibition

3:30pm

Speakers:

  • Stephen Lodge

    Stephen Lodge
    Yarlington Housing Group

  • Paula Heatley
    Peabody

4:10pm

Speaker:

  • Matt Lindley

    Matt Lindley

4:50pm

Chair's closing remarks

Chair:

  • Kevin Williams

    Kevin Williams
    The Guinness Partnership

5:00pm

Networking drinks in the exhibition

Ricoh Arena Stadium tours (limited availability)

6:00pm

8:30am

Duration: 45 minutes

9:00am

Registration and supplier showcase

9:30am

Chair’s opening remarks

Chair:

  • Kevin Williams

    Kevin Williams
    The Guinness Partnership

9:35am

Speakers:

  • Brent O’Halloran

    Brent O’Halloran
    The Hyde Group

  • Victoria Moffett

    Victoria Moffett
    National Housing Federation

  • Emma Richman
    Great Places Housing Group

Chair:

  • Kevin Williams

    Kevin Williams
    The Guinness Partnership

10:20am

Networking break in the exhibition

Inspirational TED talk screenings

11:00am

Breakout sessions (select one option)

Speakers:

  • Dave Potts
    HouseMark

  • Mike Williams
    Procurement for Housing

Chair:

  • James Prestwich

    James Prestwich
    National Housing Federation

Speakers:

  • Neil Yeomans

    Neil Yeomans
    Orbit

  • Aleksander Gil
    BM3

Chair:

  • Emma Richman
    Great Places Housing Group

Speakers:

  • Carl Brazier

    Carl Brazier
    City of Stoke-on-Trent

  • Steve Wilson
    Unitas Stoke-on-Trent

Chair:

  • Steve Ellard
    Beyond Housing

Speaker:

  • David Freedman

    David Freedman
    Huthwaite

11:45am

Networking break in the exhibition

Inspirational TED talk screenings

12:15pm

Breakout sessions (select one option)

Speakers:

  • Dr Gemma Burgess
    University of Cambridge

  • Tina Barnard
    Watford Community Housing

Chair:

  • James Prestwich

    James Prestwich
    National Housing Federation

Speaker:

  • Michael Newey

    Michael Newey
    Broadland Housing

Speakers:

  • Jesse Meek

    Jesse Meek
    Sovereign

  • Mike Victory-Rowe

    Mike Victory-Rowe
    Box Rocket

Chair:

  • Steve Ellard
    Beyond Housing

Speaker:

  • Sarah McClelland
    Great Places Housing Group

1:00pm

Networking lunch and supplier showcase

Business and bricks - building the housing association of the future with LEGO

2:00pm

Speakers:

  • Sarah Daly
    SD21

  • Lynne Sullivan OBE
    Good Homes Alliance

2:45pm

Speakers:

  • Helen Collins
    Savills

  • Samia Badani

    Samia Badani
    Notting Dale Residents Advisory Board

  • Jim Bruckel

    Jim Bruckel
    Yarlington Housing Group

  • Robert Gilham

    Robert Gilham
    whg

3:30pm

Chair's closing remarks

Farewell drinks reception in the exhibition