An introduction by UWE planning and architecture department head Janet Askew was followed by presentations by RTPI lifelong learning officer Jacqui Ward on the APC process and Adrian Fox and Pauline Tillett from Stride Treglown on how this fits into the workplace. UWE's centre for environment and planning director Professor Katie Williams rounded off the evening with a view on the research element of the world of planning. There was then a chance for informal networking and discussion, with many attendees saying they felt more comfortable with the process on which they were embarking.
- Senior Town Planner - (Reading) Osborne Richardson Reading, Berkshire
- Associate Planning Director Crest Nicholson Chertsey, Surrey
- Team Leader – Viability & Obligations Islington Council Islington Town Hall, Upper Street, London N12UD
- Senior Planning Officer Hart District Council Hampshire
- Senior Planning Officer x2 (Policy and Infrastructure) Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council Basingstoke, Hampshire