Ten senior council speakers to talk at Planning's housing conference next week

Ten senior local authority planners and councillors have been confirmed to speak at this year's Planning for Housing conference on 12 November.

Alice Lester, Operational Director Regeneration, Growth and Employment, London Borough of Brent
Alice Lester, Operational Director Regeneration, Growth and Employment, London Borough of Brent

The local authority officers that will be speaking at the event, organised by Planning, are:

  • Richard Cowell, Assistant Director, Planning, Birmingham City Council
  • Hana Loftus, Special Projects Officer, Greater Cambridge Shared Planning Service
  • Andy Moffat, Head of Development, Huntingdonshire District Council
  • Councillor John D Rigg FRICS, Deputy lead for sustainable transport, transformation, regeneration and economic development, Guildford Borough Council
  • Councillor Marianne Overton MBE, Independent Group Leader, North Kesteven District Council and Vice-Chair, Local Government Association
  • Louise Wyman, Design Lead, West Midlands Combined Authority
  • Joy Anibaba, Principal Housing Development Officer, Birmingham City Council
  • Alex Bushell, Manager, Development Management, London Borough of Camden
  • Ian Rae, Head of Planning, London Borough of Hackney
  • Alice Lester, Operational Director Regeneration, Growth and Employment, London Borough of Brent
  • Steffan Saunders, Head of Neighbourhood and Prosperity, Broxtowe Borough Council

Other speakers so far confirmed for the conference include:

  • Mark Skilbeck, UK planning director, Taylor Wimpey
  • Kevin Parker, group masterplanning director, Redrow
  • Philip Barnes, group land and planning director, Barratt Developments
  • John Allen, head of strategic development - south, Commercial Estates Group
  • Guy Palmer, regeneration director, Metropolitan Thames Valley
  • Alex Robinson, director of development, strategic land, Grosvenor
  • Juliemma McLoughlin, chief planner at the Greater London Authority.
  • John Wacher, strategic planning manager - viability, at the Greater London Assembly;

The conference is organised by Planning and takes place in central London.

For full details and to book your place at the conference, click here.


Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Sign up now
Already registered?
Sign in

Join the conversation with PlanningResource on social media

Follow Us:
Planning Jobs