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BRE Innovation Parks Network First Convention of Partners


5 March 2018
BRE, Watford, UK
Online price £FREE per person

Event programme

Proposed agenda*

 

Day 1 Monday 5 March 2018   

 

09.30  

 

Registration

10.00 Welcome and introductions-Pete Bonfield, BRE

10.10

Keynote speaker #1-Ms Ivonne Higuero, UN Director for Housing & Land Management

10.40

Keynote speaker #2- Alastair Parvin, Wikihouse Foundation

11.05 Keynote speaker #3- Jonathan Falkingham (MBE), Urban Splash
11.30 Break
12.00 BRE Innovation Parks Network-UK perspective- David Kelly BRE
12.20 Brazil Innovation Park -update and ambitions- Orivaldo Barros, BRE and Raquel Blumenshien, UnB
12.40 Canada Innovation Park-update and ambitions- Glenn Macmillan, TRCA
13.00 China Innovation Park-update and ambitions: TBC
13.20 Lunch and launch of 'Trillium Home' (China consortium) on the Innovation Park
14.20

Workshop 1: Common themes

Each country presents its top three themes that are relevant nationally (i.e. in the country where their Park is located), and which could be 'tackled' on their Innovation Park (5X5 minute presentations; UK, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China).  These themes can be provided in advance of the meeting.

Themes will be 'mapped' and discussed by all partners - can these be distilled to identify 1-3 themes that can be tackled across the Parks Network?

15.30

Break

16.00

International support/funding opportunities

16.30

Group discussion

17.00

Closing comments and plan for day 2

17.20

Close and networking

*Final agenda will be confirmed in advance of the event

For more information:
Jackie Reilly
reillyj@bre.co.uk
01698262193

Online price £FREE per person