The Homes for North conference agenda is still evolving and will be updated in the near future.

8.30 am

Conference opens for registration & networking


9.30 am

Welcome from the chair: Carol Matthews Homes for the North chair and CEO of Riverside Housing


9.45 am to 10.45 am

Rebalancing the Economy: Keynote speakers and panellist TBC


10.45 am to 11.15 am

Refreshments, exhibition and networking


11.15 am to 12.15 am

Breakout session 1: Our Modular Homes in the North

H4N Research MCC: presented by Pete Bojar

Gateshead Innovation Village: Present by Home Group

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Breakout session 2: Future Proof Skills

Content TBC


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12.15 pm to 1.15 pm

Lunch, exhibition and networking


1.15pm pm to 14.15 pm

The Role of Housing in a Transformed North: Panel Discussion

Henri Murison, Fiona Howie, Others TBC


14.15 pm to 15.15 pm

Breakout session 3: The Homes That We Live In

Content TBC

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Breakout session 4: The Sustainable North

Content TBC

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15.15 pm to 15.45 pm

Refreshments, exhibition and networking


15.45pm to 16.15pm

Keynote Speaker TBC



Closing remarks from Carol Matthews


16.30 pm to 17.45 pm

Networking Drinks Reception - Sponsored by