There was plenty of valuable networking time at Place RESI 2015. Delegates can expect more of the same quality contact-making on Tuesday 1 March at this year's conference


Join with representatives from Cushman & Wakefield, Oldham Council, Regeneris, CBRE, i-Transport, IBI Group, Himor, Planit, NJL Consulting, Ainscough Strategic Land and others at Place North West’s annual housing sector conference.

Place RESI 2016Place RESI 2016 will be held at Innside by Melia hotel, First Street, Manchester, on Tuesday 1 March. This is a half-day event with breakfast and lunch provided. The agenda will feature presentations and panel debate with extensive networking opportunities at the intervals. Tickets are priced at £65+VAT.

Addressing Place RESI 2016 will be Cllr Sue Derbyshire, leader of Stockport Council and chairman of the housing and planning commission at the Greater Manchester Combined Authority, and Cllr Sean Anstee, leader of Trafford Council. Anstee and Derbyshire will be joined by:

Sam Stafford, strategic land director at Barratt Developments, describing how the national housebuilder operates and views political and popular calls for more housing

Nick Lee, managing director of NJL Consulting, a prominent planning consultancy in the North, on the need for a new approach to drive actual delivery, versus merely consented planning applications

Rebecca Eatwell, deputy managing director of PPS Group, will present findings from PPS’s annual survey on housing as an electoral issue, and the current issues facing the process of winning planning approval

Grant Anderson, head of planning at law firm Hill Dickinson, senior advisor to developers, landowners and public sector clients in housing and regeneration

Attendees can expect in-depth discussion and presentations on the release of green belt land, problems with the Local Plan process, the development finance market, new legal powers around public assets, and the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework.

Join Place North West for this special event, hosted in association with PPS Group, Hill Dickinson and Edward Mellor. Place RESI 2016 is due to take place this year at Innside hotel, First Street, central Manchester, on Tuesday 1 March, with breakfast at 8am for an 8.30am start to proceedings and finishing with lunch at 12 noon. Tickets cost £65+VAT.


Read back to last year’s Place RESI 2015 conference

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