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Scotland's Housing Festival 2020

3-4 March 2020, EICC, Edinburgh

About the event

Scotland’s biggest housing event returns to Edinburgh’s EICC in 2020 with even more thought-provoking, inspiring and educational content.

Homes Not Houses

Bringing you expert keynotes, top level debate, hands-on knowledge and innovation, and focused on the big issues in the sector today, we will be aiming to provide something that suits everyone, whether strategic, operational or inspirational.


Our themes for 2020 are:

Safe as houses – These sessions will look into the impact that housing has on health, wellbeing and reducing inequalities.

Housing to 2040 – Focusing on the Scottish Government’s vision for housing in Scotland to 2040 and how the housing sector is responding.

Your future – These sessions are designed to give insights to housing professionals.

Places and people – Focusing on how the housing sector creates sustainable communities and supports the people who live in them.

Book online by clicking on the 'Book' buttons at the top or bottom of this page.

Exhibition & sponsorship

Exhibition and sponsorship opportunities are now on sale!

With a wide range of delegates attending, this event is an ideal opportunity for your organisation to develop new professional relationships and gain brand recognition with the housing sector in Scotland.

For full package details, prices and to view the exhibition floorplan, contact: Kirsty Bates on T: 02476 851 766 or E: or Lisa Haddon on T: 024 7685 1745 or E:

The media pack is also available to view here.

Booking information

Package Delegate rate* Member rate*
A. Full delegate – attending both days of the conference including conference dinner £600 £540
B. Full delegate – attending both days of the conference £570 £513
C. Day one delegate- attending Tuesday 3 March £330 £297
D. Day two delegate – attending Wednesday 4 March £330 £297
E. Conference dinner ticket £60 £60
F. Conference dinner – table of 10 £600 £600

Tenant rates - please email to book package G, H or I Rate*
G. Full Tenant - attending both days of the conference £300       
H. Day one tenant - attending Tuesday 3 March £150
I. Day two tenant - attending Wednesday 4 March £150

* All rates are subjected to VAT of 20%

CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONLINE. Alternatively, click here to download a booking form.

Please review our Terms and Conditions before making a booking.

If you have any queries, please contact the events team on 02476 851 722 /

Please note, we cannot provide a full delegate list until 1 week prior to the event.

CIH Housing festival conference dinner in partnership with LINK

This year's Housing festival dinner takes place from 7:30pm at the Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel, Grosvenor St, Edinburgh EH12 5EF

Assets and Repairs

Assets and Repairs takes place across two days, parallel to Scotland’s Housing Festival, with a full programme of seminar content dedicated to this critical area.

Complementing the main conference programme and exhibition, this FREE TO ATTEND event takes place in the Festival Tipi and forms a centerpiece at the heart of the exhibition hall.

You do not need to register for this event separately, if you are already booked as a delegate at Scotland's Housing Festival.

Scotland's Housing Festival 2020 is kindly sponsored by



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