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Wednesday 16 November 

Day Two

10am – 11am – Is regeneration still a dirty word? 


Adam Morton, Senior Manager, Affordable Housing Strategy, Homes England
Pam Hankinson, Resident, SYHA
Charlotte Carpenter, Executive Director Growth and Business Development, Karbon Homes
Alan Boddy, CEO, livin'

Chaired by Rachael Orr, CEO, PlaceShapers

A session on the impact of place-based regeneration. Expect insight from around the country and straight talk on what's needed to deliver more. 

11.15am – 12pm – In Conversation with Tim Farron MP

Chaired by Cath Purdy, CEO, South Lakes and PlaceShapers Board Member  

1pm – 2pm – Roundtable - How do we keep the green dream real? 


Kathy Thomas, Communication Project Manager (Net Zero)

Chaired by Jonathan Higgs, CEO, Raven and PlaceShapers Board Member

Net zero by 2050? That target sometimes seem further away from ever. Learn what members are doing to drive net zero, from funding to managing supply chain through to great communication. Expect to leave with ideas - and hopefully inspired to carry the green torch higher. 

2.30pm – 3.30pm – Plugging the Gaps


Nick Horne, CEO, WCHG
Sabine Goodwin, Co-ordinator, Independent Food Aid Network
Victoria Dingle, Resident, soha

Chaired by Kate Wareing, CEO, soha

In our desire to make places better, do we risk plugging gaps that others should be filling? Expect a lively session on the where the boundaries should lie - and the power of partnerships.

4pm – 5pm – Closing Plenary - Reflection of the Sector


Fiona MacGregor, CEO, RSH

Joining instructions will be sent out on the morning of the event.

Please note member events places are only available to fully paid up PlaceShapers member organisations and their representatives.