The Empty Homes Network (EHN) has announced the full list of confirmed speakers for its first virtual Annual Conference, to be held on Thursday 27th May, 2021.

Themed around ‘Information, Innovation and Inspiration’, the conference aims to support and inspire those working to bring empty housing back to use across the UK.

The confirmed speakers and talks are:

  • Matt Alwright – TV Presenter, Journalist & Broadcaster: Housing and Empty Homes: a Journalist’s View of What We Do
  • Judge David Jackson – Judge, First-Tier Property Tribunal: EDMOs: The process from a Judge’s perspective
  • David Armstrong – Barrister, Mallard Consulting: Community Protection Notices (CPNs): An addition to your arsenal
  • Lyndon Campbell, Partner, Bevan Brittan LLP: Enforced Sales: The process and the particulars
  • Sue Li – Compulsory Purchase and Enforcement Manager, Derby City Council: CPOs: Building a Successful Compulsory Purchase Order Programme
  • Bryan Baxter, Auctioneer, Auction House UK: Selling Empty Property At Auction
  • Richard Bushell & David Molde, UK Property Rescue: Case Study: Refurbishment success through lockdown
  • David Lockwood – Public Sector Development Manager, Finders International: The Bona Vacantia Division
  • Will McMahon, Director, Action on Empty Homes: A National Campaigning Update
  • Andrew Lavender, Housing Training & Consultancy Ltd: Q&A Enforcement Surgery
  • Francis Burton – Empty Homes Officer, Croydon Borough Council: Building an Empty Homes Service From Scratch
  • Andy Moseley, Senior Policy Officer, Scottish Empty Homes Partnership: Using Local and Small Level Data to Build Effective Strategies

The conference also marks the organisation’s 20th anniversary. Fraser and Fraser is delighted to be one of the event sponsors.

With delegate prices starting from as little as £39 for not-for-profit organisations,  corporate members will benefit from a discounted delegate rate (£49), as well as receiving one free delegate place for every two tickets purchased.

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