Conference 2016 timetable

Monday 25 January

Tuesday 26 January

09.00
Registration
10.15
Plenary 1: Facing the real challenges ahead together
Speakers:
Louise Lundberg , Environmental Consultant, Grönare Stad AB
11.00
Refreshments in exhibition area
11.30
Speakers
Nick Atkin , Group Chief Executive, Halton HT
Speakers
Ross Hayes , Consultant & Project Manager, Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP
Speakers
Toby Morgan , Seasonal Health and Affordable Warmth Advisor, London Borough of Islington
John Kiely , Director, Savills
Peter Rickaby , Principal Research Associate, UK Centre for Moisture in Buildings at UCL
Speakers
Ian Carter , Director of Development & Asset Management, Cynon Taf Community Housing Group
David Baddeley , Senior Commercial Consultant, Ark Housing Consultancy LLP
12.45
Lunch
13.30
Plenary 2: The housing conundrum
Speakers:
David Orr , Chief Executive, National Housing Federation
14.30
Speakers
Dr Martin J. Gibson , HM Principal Specialist Inspector (Occupational Hygiene), Health & Safety Executive
Julian Ransom , Director, Savills
Speakers
Peter Evans , Director of Technical Services, The Radian Group
Andrew Godwin , Head of Radian Services, The Radian Group
Speakers
David Miller , Director, Rand Associates
Andrew Millross , Partner, Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP
Speakers
Charlie Baker , Design Director, Red Co-Operative Ltd
Russell Smith , Managing Director, Parity Projects
15.30
Refreshments in exhibition area
15.45
Plenary 3: Housing stock assessment: at what point do you dispose of a property?
Speakers:
Peter Rickaby , Principal Research Associate, UK Centre for Moisture in Buildings at UCL
Luke Smith , Principal Energy Specialist, NEF
Emyr Poole , Manager, HCA
Russell Smith , Managing Director, Parity Projects
16.45
Close
19.00
Pre-dinner drinks
20.00
NHMF Conference and awards dinner

Wednesday 27 January

09.00
Registration
11.00
Refreshments in exhibition area
11.30
Speakers
Martyn Allen , Head of Electrotechnical Division, Electrical Safety First
Steve Martin , Director of Technical, Electrical Contractors' Association (ECA)
Speakers
Rick Holland , Lead Technologist, Innovate UK
Clare Hendry , Sustainability Manager, Hastoe HA
Luke Smith , Principal Energy Specialist, NEF
Richard John , Business Manager, Knowledge Transfer Network
Speakers
Andrew Vickery , Partner, Trowers & Hamlins
David Lingeman , Group Director of Property Services, A2Dominion
12.45
Lunch
13.30
Plenary 5: Changing the face of construction
Speakers:
Christine Townley , Executive Director, Construction Youth Trust
Jane Nelson , Executive Director, Mears Group
Billy Park , Head of Major Investments, Guinness Property
15.15
Refreshments in exhibition area
15.30
Plenary 6: Meeting the challenges for the future of housing maintenance
Speakers:
Paul Reader , Partnership Director, Morgan Sindall Property Services
Shaun Aldis , Chief Executive, Wolverhampton Homes
16.15
Closing address and prize draw
16.30
Conference closes
Room Key Theme
Queens P Plenaries
Arden A Contract management and procurement
York B Compliance
Surrey C Asset management
Norfolk D New technology and innovation
Dorset E Skills shortage and worker health

"The best and most worthwhile event to meet up with the right contacts for us to build new relationships and maintain existing ones"

- Nigel Chapman, Business Development Manager

"Undoubtedly the best maintenance conference within the UK. The work of the NHMF and its committee together with support from M3 Housing must be highly commended."

- Steve Downing, Director and Quantity Surveyor

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