Planning Officers are in the forefront of implementing the wide ranging changes introduced in the Bill This event considered how local authorities can start to move all of the initiatives forward.
POS invited a team of speakers from across the planning and development industry, to discuss the issues at a significant one day event in central London. Separate workshop streams within the programme considered the areas of "Strategic planning & economic development" and "Neighbourhood planning".
The potential for growth in the suburbs Will McKee, Chair of the Mayor of London's Outer London Commission
Is the new planning framework the right one for growth? Roger Hepher, Head of Planning & Regeneration, Savills
Delivering housing in difficult market conditions Anthony Lee, Director, BNP Paribas
Is local government ready?
Prof Tony Travers, London School of Economics