Knowledge & Innovation Sessions - 14.10 to 15.10

In the afternoon session, delegates were treated to a choice of 11 different sessions (opens new window). The menu on offer included:

1. Community-led design and development of housing: are places better for involving local people?
- Design Council Cabe


2. Ask not what your country can do for you - ask what you can do for your country - Led by Lynn Lewis and Denise Brennan, Guinness Care and Support


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3. Urban regeneration and extra care - a viable solution? - Led by Graeme Scott, Trafford Housing Trust and Graham Locke, PRP Architects


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4. Glamorous Sheltered Housing
- Led by Ian Pattinson, Central & Cecil



5. 'People Powered Change': ExtraCare's Village People
- Led by Millie Gobbinsingh, Brian Hobbs and David Tunney, Residents living at ExtraCare Charitable Trust


6. The Way We LiveWell
- Led by Ruby Smith, South Yorkshire Housing Association

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7. People need people & people needed to be needed
- Led by Hugh Irwin, United Welsh Housing Association


8. Because we can
- Led by Sara McKee and Victoria Metcalfe, Evermore

9. The Future of Care and Dementia Facilities
- Led by Glen Ingleson, Faithful+Gould; and April Dobson and Sam Tabiner, Abbeyfield


10. The Community Hub approach to Extra Care Housing & Creating integrated communities that care - Led by Dr Simon Evans and Teresa Atkinson, University of Worcester and Jonathan Mace, Methodist Homes


11. Retirement Communities: Wider community impact and benefits of providing "Life Long" homes
- Led by Paula Broadbent, Keepmoat