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The Art of Development Management

Monday, 11 May 2015 at 9:30AM - 4:00PM
Venue to be confirmed
Fully Booked
RTPI North East

The Development Management process is vital in delivering sustainable development and the achievement of spatial planning objectives.  Continuing legislative changes pose complex challenges and increased expectation levels from stakeholders.  This event will examine aspects of the development management process from pre-application through to enforcement.

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9.30am     Registration and Refreshments

10.00am   Chair’s Introduction –Steve France

10.10am   Case Law Update - Peter Nesbit, Eversheds LLP

10.50am   Development Management – the private sector’s perspective -                

                Sandra Manson, Signet Planning

11.30am    Refreshment break

11.45am   Re-thinking performance & improvement; revolutionising how                    

                we work with customers - Martin Hutchings, PAS

12.25pm    Open Forum (with morning speakers)

12.40pm   Lunch

1.40pm     Current Issues in Enforcement - John Bradley,

                 Gateshead Council

 2.20pm     Urban Design through Development Management

                 Getting the outcomes you are looking for

                 Colin Haylock, Haylock Planning & Design

3.00pm     Development Management - The Middlesbrough Way

                 Ernie Vickers, Middlesbrough Council      

3.40pm     Open Forum (with afternoon speakers)