08:00 Registration and networking

08:55 Chair’s opening remarks
Damian Wild, Editor, EG

09:00 Opening Keynote

09:20 Keynote: London’s Housing Plan

- The 5 priorities of the Mayor’s draft London Housing Strategy
- Plan to tackle the residential crisis

James MurrayDeputy Mayor-Housing and Residential DevelopmentGreater London Authority

09:40 Market Overview

- The future of London residential: Is the housing market that bad?
- Residential outlook: six trends for 2018
- Investment opportunities in regional residential, build to rent and for cash buyers

10:00 Panel: How can land values pay for Crossrail 2?

- How Crossrail 2 is producing land value uplifts due to the capitalisation of direct user benefits into the value of land within the zone of influence
- Realisation of planning gain from new development, which is an indirect benefit provided to landowners

William Jackson, Consultant, Crossrail 2

10:40 Refreshment break

11:10 Residential Landscape - transferrable lessons from other countries

- Lessons derived from other countries that can be key driving forces for both policy and practice

Dr. Ed Turner, Senior Lecturer in Politics, Aston University

11.30 Discussion: An honest conversation about affordable housing

- Social Housing Green Paper
- How can council housing be reallocated if affordability threshold is crossed?

Dr. Janice Morphet, Visiting Professor, University College London

Anna Clarke, Associate Director, RSM

12:10 Q&A: What does the public want from the residential developers?

- Questions from the public which will be filmed beforehand and put forward to the panel

Jennie Daly, UK Director of Planning, Taylor Wimpey

12:50 Lunch

13:50 Panel: How do you redesign ‘for sale’ housing for PRS?

- PRS: so much more than a roof over your head
- How can developers capitalise on this opportunity?

Jonathan Ivory, Managing Director, Atlas Residential

John Badman, Director, CallisonRTKL

Michela Hancock, Senior Director-Development, Greystar Europe Holdings

14:30 Panel: Is there a design solution to London’s housing crisis? – An architect’s perspective

- A new generation of ultra-basic “naked” homes
- Modular micro-homes
- Pre-fabricated and offsite manufactured homes

Cany Ash, Partner, Ash Sakula Architects

Jo McCafferty, Director, Levitt Bernstein

Glenn Howells, Director, Glenn Howell Architects

15.10 Refreshment break

15:20 Panel: New constructions methods in use in London

- How will government pay for modular housing?
- Investor feedback: will they use it?
- Latest in brick laying
- Use of robots and VR

16:00     Close and drinks reception

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