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LSE Housing and Communities

Great British Refurb: Presentations

Introduction to the Great British Refurb

  • David Kidney, MP, Department for Energy and Climate Change

  • Jonathon Porritt, Forum for the Future

Session 1: Hitting the ground running

Chair: Jonathon Porritt, Forum for the Future

Session 2: Learning by doing

Chair: Jonathan Davis, Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment

Session 3: Break-out workshops

Workshop 1: How can we develop skills and the supply chain to deliver?

Facilitator: Alice Owen, Arup

Workshop 2: Paying for the Great British Refurb

Facilitator: Ingrid Holmes, UK Business Council for Sustainable Energy

Workshop 3: Retrofitting in practice

Facilitator: Olivia Powis, National Housing Federation

Session 4: Retrofitting communities

Chair: Mark Watts, Arup

Session 5: Tipping points

Chair: Colin Butfield, World Wildlife Fund

Session 6: Round up - top ideas

Chair: Anne Power, LSE
  • How can we move forward?

  • Top actions from workshop

  • Break through ideas from participants