Speaking at: 2020 OffsiteA RIBA chartered architect, Darren joined shedkm in 2013 after relocating to the north west from London. With a specialist interest in sustainability and passion for creative, intelligent design, Darren has experience across a range of sectors including housing, commercial, education and masterplanning.
Chief Land and Development Officer
Speaking at: 2020 OffsiteStephen is Chief Land and Development Officer for Homes England. Stephen is the lead on the Accelerated Construction Programme, a £2bn initiative where Homes England are taking direct action to build homes on surplus public sector land, working to increase the pace of house building as well as diversifying the market by supporting smaller builders and modern methods of construction.
Speaking at: 2020 OffsiteValerie from Swan Housing is a multi-disciplinary property professional, a Chartered Architect, Chartered Town Planner, Chartered Surveyor and Chartered Environmentalist who specialises in complex community regeneration and sustainable development projects.
Speaking at: 2020 OffsiteRenee is an architect and a technology entrepreneur. He is a co-founder of Creatomus Solutions - a construction technology start-up that connects buyers to off-site manufacturing. Renee has been involved in developing technologies for the construction sector since 2005, and currently leads a DfMA team designing new modular housing concepts.
Barratt Development PLC
Speaking at: 2020 OffsiteDaniel joined Barratt in 2015 as part of the Construction Degree Programme. Over the past 5 years, Daniel has worked in both a divisional and a group role gaining experience working both on and off site. In early 2019, Daniel joined the Group Technical and Innovation team, responsible for implementing and developing all MMC projects across the Barratt Group.
Speaking at: 2020 OffsiteDave Sheridan is the Executive Chairman of ilke Homes. He has 17 years’ experience in the housebuilding industry, previously holding the role of CEO at Keepmoat Homes and CEO of Engie Regeneration.
Housebuilding Skills & MMC - Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Gov
Speaking at: 2020 Offsite
Charlotte leads on MMC and skills policy at the Ministry for Housing. Prior to this she worked on skills and housing at the Federation of Small Businesses and at the Local Government Association.
Speaking at: 2020 OffsiteJames joined Mikhail Riches in 2014 to work on large scale, well detailed residential projects and was made an Associate in 2016. James’ expertise is in leading project teams through all stages, in particular through detailed design and construction using his experience in quality control, risk management and project delivery.