CIH South East Conference & Exhibition 2015

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    Programme 2015

    Day 1 - Tuesday 3 March 2015

    Chair’s Keynote Address & Conference Welcome
    Anne Chapman, CIHSE Board Chair

    Keynote Main Session: The perception of social housing 
    CHAIR: Anne Chapman, CIHSE Board Chair
    Oona King, Baroness King of Bow, Labour politician and former Chief Diversity Officer of Channel 4
    Alison Inman, Board Member, CIH, TPAS, Colne Housing Society

    Master Classes

    Master Class 1 Risk Management: Discover the mission ciritical secrets to business success
    CHAIR: Amy Cheswick, Head of Housing Management, Raven Housing Trust & CIH South East Board Member
    Greg Campbell, Director, Campbell Tickell/ HouseMark
    Ashley Hook, Chief Executive, MHS Homes

    Master class 2: Transformation in practice: developing new vision
    CHAIR: Diana Maughan, CIHSE Board
    Boris Worrall, Executive Director Futures, Orbit Group
    Neil Hadden, Chief Executive, Genesis Housing Association

    South East Board - Annual Meeting
    Including a session on Organisational Futures
    Geraldine Howley, CIH Vice President

    Keynote Main Session: Getting to know your customers
    CHAIR: Vivien Knibbs, CIHSE Board
    Andrew McMillan, John Lewis Customer Service Manager, John Lewis
    Hannah Manyewu, Business Improvement Director, Notting Hill Housing

    Master classes
    Master class 1: Understanding your organisations needs to create the right board
    CHAIR: Robert Wassall, CIHSE Board
    Jonathan Walters, Deputy Director Performance & Strategy, Homes and Communities Agency
    Fran Beckett OBE, Chair, Orbit Living Board

    Master class 2: Ambition to deliver
    CHAIR: Vivien Knibbs, CIHSE Board
    Geeta Nanda, Chief Executive, Thames Valley Housing
    Julie Fadden, Chief Executive, South Liverpool Housing

    Keynote main session: Business Transformation
    CHAIR: Jane Bolton FCIH, Managing Director , Circle Housing Merton Priory
    Alex McGuire, Group Director of Property, Wheatley Group
    Richard Hill, CEO, Spectrum Housing Group

    Day 2 - Wednesday 4 March 2015

    Keynote Main Session: Manifestos - the inside track
    CHAIR: Anne Chapman, CIHSE Board Chair
    Gavin Smart, Deputy Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Housing
    Tim Montgomerie, Founder of Conservative Home & Columnist, The Times
    Ann Santry, Chief Executive, Sovereign Housing


    Master Class 1
    Supply of affordable housing – Garden Cities Model
    CHAIR: Sue Terry, CIHSE Board
    David Rudlin, Director, Urban Design Consultancy Urbed
    Toby Lloyd, Head of Policy, Shelter
    Andy von Bradsky, Chairman, PRP Architects

    Master Class 2
    US Low Income Housing Tax Credits – a possible funding mechanism for affordable housing in the UK
    Chair of session: Chris Moquet, CIHSE Board
    Vic O'Brien, Development Director, Green Square
    Preston Prince, Chief Executive, Fresno Housing and also President of the North American Housing Renewal Organisation (NAHRO)

    Master Classes

    Master Class 1
    Sustainability and Eco Standards
    Chair of session: Alan Catterick, Chair of Management Board, Eldon Housing Association
    Steve Hornblow, Project Director, A2 Dominion Group
    Louise Caves, Strategic Partnership Manager, A2 Dominion Group
    Alex Rodgers, Head of ECO, Vinci Facilities

    Master class 2
    Home building – workforce planning and construction
    Chair of session: Alison Inman, CIH and SHOUT
    Heather Hughes, Group Learning and Development Manager, Mears Group
    Mark Patchitt, Director of Regeneration, Riverside ECHG

    Keynote Main Session
    Integration of Housing, Health and Care
    Chair of session: Andy Staniford, CIHSE Board
    Jeremy Porteus, Director, Housing Lin
    Domini Gunn, Director of health and wellbeing, CIH

    Day 3

    Master Classes

    Master Class 1
    Improving the private rented sector
    Chair of session: Diana Maughan, CIHSE Board
    Pete Hobbs, Senior Service Manager (PRS), Birmingham City Council
    Adam Russell, Acquisitions Manager, Fizzy

    Master class 2
    Housing law update
    Chair of session: Amy Cheswick, Head of Housing Management, Raven Housing Trust & CIH South East Board Member
    Daniel Skinner, Solicitor, Batchelors Solicitors
    Dean Underwood, Barrister, Cornerstone

    Master Classes
    Master class 1
    Understanding the changing role of a housing officer
    Chair of session: Anne Chapman, CIHSE Board Chair
    John Thornhill, Policy and Practice Officer, Chartered Institute of Housing
    Chan Kataria, CEO, East Midlands Housing Group

    Master class 2
    Welfare Reform- The real impact on residents
    Chair of session: Alan Catterick, Chair of Management Board, Eldon Housing Association
    Paul Wilding, Benefit Operations Manager, Oxford City Council
    Sam Lister, Policy & Practice Officer, CIH


    * Programme and Speakers may be subject to minor changes


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