Visiting & Events

The Future of Housing

Event details

  • 02 July 2018
  • 5.30PM - 7.30PM
  • Public event: Yes  |  Booking required: Yes
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About | The Future of Housing

An information and networking event hosted by Teesside University and MIMA in partnership with the Ministry for Building Innovation and Education (MOBIE) and Tees Valley Combined Authority.

The Future of Housing evening event explores future home innovation, design and construction and how these new trends provide opportunities for regeneration, for local communities, education and jobs in the Tees Valley and wider North East.

5.30pm: Arrival and networking

6.00pm: Future of housing presentations

  • * The opportunities and challenges of modular design and construction - Linda Edworthy, Strategy Director, TVCA

  • * MOBIE: new opportunities for home innovation - Mark Soundie, Chief Operating Officer and Gerry Ruffles from MOBIE

  • * Regeneration and community engagement: the Gresham Project - Chris Taylor, representative for the community developments in Gresham

  • * The MOBIE Masters and Higher Apprenticeships (HNC\HND) & the Civil Engineer Higher (HNC) and Degree Apprenticeship- Teesside University School of Science, Engineering & Design

6.45pm: Speaker panel question and answer session

7.00pm: Networking with refreshments

7.30pm: Event ends

This event will be of interest to businesses in construction, design, architecture and related sectors, the public sector, community groups and individuals interested in MOBIE concepts as applied to home design and construction, regeneration and development, community projects and education.