Ecobuild Conference: Homes
Design and quality - are we losing it? High quality housing - is it directly proportionate to cost? What are the most valued aspects of new build?
Can responsible investment drive the business case for sustainable homes? How can innovative models of procurement, design and construction deliver more sustainable outcomes? A challenging time for affordable housing - how can we turn this into an opportunity for efficient, healthy houses on a large scale?
Approaches to urban planning, community, places Where and why are cities growing most rapidly? The prerequisites for successful regeneration of our cities
What does it cost to build sustainably? How much design goes into affordable homes? The challenge of designing for low cost homes of the future
The surprising facts about lying How to spot a liar - the giveaways Is it possible to not give away a lie?
Should we be setting the bar higher on housing standards? What will make or break the future of UK housing? What we can and can't afford to leave out of future homes
The demands of future generations - what will change? If we need more from homes - how can we keep costs low? The role of communities - outside the home and the impact on health and happiness
Resource Event: #ThinkCircular
Early mover advantage - what is the benefit of acting now? Doing more with less: good business is resource efficient Which sectors are most at risk from constrained demand? Tackling the fear and risk of making a wrong decision
What has been learned so far? How are innovators approaching circularity in textiles and fashion? What does the extended closed loop approach mean for the future of textiles?
How has Innovate UK fostered collaboration, and what does that look like in real terms? Why the most successful innovation is likely to be foster by cross sector and unusual collaboration. Establishing and managing collaborative relationships what is the key to success? A panel of innovators who have worked with Innovate UK