9:30 Registration and coffee
9:45 Welcome – Paul Hartley, Stockport Council and IHBC NW Branch Chair
Chair for the day: Dave Chetwyn, Urban Vision Enterprise CIC

9:50 Keynote: Clive Aslet, Writer and journalist - Presentation (opens in new window)

Housing Development & Adaptation
10:15 Garden Cities – Mervyn Miller - Presentation (opens in new window)
10:40 Moving House – Castle? Slum? Icon? Or home? The changing fate of Liverpool’s terraces – Jonathan Brown, Share the City - Presentation (opens in new window)
11:05 Coffee
11:30 Concrete Residential, The Park Hill Case Study - Greg Moss, Hawkins\Brown - Presentation (opens in new window)

New Homes in Old Buildings
11:55 Mill Conversion, a Manchester example - Simon Branson and James Sibson, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
12:20 Responsible Retrofit Principles – Best Practice & Current Guidance   - Nicholas Heath, Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance - Presentation (opens in new window)
12:45 Discussion and summary
13:00 Lunch

A    Student Housing – Chris Griffiths, Liverpool City Council
B    Renaissance of the Historic Canning Housing Area – Joseph Sharples
C    Extreme Housing – John Hinchliffe, Hinchliffe Heritage
15:10 Tea

Housing Pressure
15:25 Presentation of RTPI NW – IHBC Conservation Award 2016
15:30 The Housing Crisis? – Dan Mitchell, Barton Willmore - Presentation (opens in new window)
15:55 Housing and Heritage in Local Plans – Stephen Orr, LUC - Presentation (opens in new window)
16:20 Going Taller? – Impact of dense residential development in urban areas - Stephen Levrant, Stephen Levrant Heritage Architecture - Presentation (opens in new window)
16:45 Discussion and summary
17:00 Close