Planning Summit Agenda

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Wednesday 5 July


09:50 – 10:00

Welcome to your Planning Summit

10:00 – 11:00

How to have the Greatest Impact on Town Planning
Andrea Pellegram  

11:00 – 11:10

Refreshment Break

11:10 – 12:10

National Planning Policy Framework Proposals
Samuel Stafford MRTPI, Planning Director, Home Builders Federation

12:10 – 12:40

Delivering a Successful Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) and Avoiding the Pitfalls
Josh Guy, Digital Community Engagement Lead at GoCollaborate,
Steve Besford Foster, Director at Plan Support and Imelda Martin, NDP Project Manager, Redruth Town Council

12:40 – 13:30


13:30 – 14:30

Planning for Local Renewables
Dan Stone and Neil Best, Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE) 

14:30 – 15:00

Government’s Reforms to the Planning System –
What Clerks Need to Know

Andrew Towlerton, SLCC Planning Advisor   

15:00 – 15:10

Refreshment Break

15:10 – 16:10

Using Neighbourhood Plans to Decarbonise Local Travel Choices and Transport Infrastructure
Caglar Koksal, Research Associate in Spatial Policy and Analysis Laboratory Lecturer in Planning, University of Manchester  


Close of Summit