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RTPI SW Previous Event Details

Please see listed below presentations from the last years RTPI SW events, click the speaker name to download presentations.

Planning Law Update with Burges Salmon

17 October 2018, Bath
Revised NPPF Update
Cathryn Tracey, Senior Associate at Burges Salmon
Housing Delivery
Simon Coop, Planning Director at Lichfields
Local Plan Making
Stephen Humphreys, Associate at Burges Salmon
Case Law Update
Scott Stemp, Barrister at No. 5 Chambers
Conditions and S106 Obligations
Stephen Humphreys, Associate at Burges Salmon
What's new for Class Q?
Cathryn Tracey, Senior Associate at Burges Salmon


ROOM@RTPI Delivering More Homes with Small Builders

4 October 2018, Plymouth
How Government Policy is supporting a greater role for Small Builders
Lisa Sandercock, Policy Adviser, Planning Policy and Reform, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
The Challenges and Opportunities from "Small is Beautiful"
Phil Hodge, Director of FMB South at the Federation of Master Builders
How Planners can help Small Builders Deliver More Homes
Steve Smith, Elliot Design and Build

Case Studies from across the South West on Working with Small Builders
Paul Barnard, South West ROOM@RTPI Chair

Seminar report

Heritage and Historic Landscapes Seminar

12 September 2018, Salisbury
Planning for Heritage - An Overview
Dave Chetwyn, Managing Director of Urban Vision Enterprise CIC
Archaeology and Planning on Salisbury Plain
Martin Brown - Assistant County Archaeologist at Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre
Managing Change in Historic Landscapes
Deborah Evans, Director of DE Landscape & Heritage Ltd
Using Farmstead Character
Jeremy Lake, Consultant in the Historic Environment
What is curtilage listed?
Nick Bishop, Associate Director at Lichfields
The setting of heritage assets
Simon Hickman, Principal Inspector of Historic Buildings and Areas
Historic England South West Office


Planning & Politics

17 July 2018, Swindon
Reflections on National Government Attempts to Reform the Planning System
Lord Matthew Taylor of Goss Moor - no presentation
The Impacts of Brexit on Planning
Professor Janice Morphet, Visiting Professor, Bartlett School of Planning, University    College London
Snakes and Ladders – Negotiating the Political Landscape
Mike Hayes, CBE, Former RTPI President, Director, Mike Hayes Consulting
Conference Energiser – Dealing with the Media on Planning Issues
Mandy Pearse, Head of Public and Partner Relations, Plymouth City Council
The Planner and the Politician – A Personal View of Each Side of the Fence
Gideon Amos OBE, Amos Ellis Consulting Limited & Liberal Democrat Parliamentary    Candidate in the 2017 General Election
Planning and Local Politics
Councillor Graham Parker, Conservative Councillor for Tavistock South West, West Devon Borough Council
A Chair with a View
Councillor Rachel Sutton, Labour Chair of Planning Committee, Exeter City Council

Seminar Report

Exploring the tensions between development viability and planning

28 June 2018, Plymouth

Chris Balch, University of Plymouth
Stephen Dance, HM Treasury - no presentation
Tim Johnson, Cushman + Wakefield
Ian Collinson, Homes England
Andrew Strange, NHS Property Services Ltd
Mark Brunsdon, Plymouth City Council
Pat Steward, TDA

Planning Aid England in the South West: Volunteer and Member CPD event

6 June 2018, Taunton

Programme and Introduction to PAE in SW
Legal Update
CIL: From Both Sides
Development and Flood Risk

Delivering Development CPD Day

22 May 2018, Exeter
1A - Flood Risk Sequential Test
1B - Heritage Significant and Insignificant Harm
1C - How to kick start Urban Regeneration
1D - Writing Appeal Statements
1E - Planning and Minerals and Waste

2A - Screen and Scoping development for EIA
2B - Good Design
2C - LA DM services
2D - Giving Evidence at Inquiries
2E - Writing Skills for Planners

3A - Basics of Habitats Regulations for Plans
3B - Permitted Development
3C - Landscape and VIA
3D - Enforcement Options
3E - Running the Viability Gauntlet

4A - Habitats Regulations for Plans Workshop
4B - Planning Obligations or Conditions
4C - Putting the theory into practice - viability negotiations
4D - Retail Impact Assessments
4E - Transport Planning

Planning in 2048: how digital innovation will change the way we plan

25 April 2018. Bristol
Stefan Webb, Future Cities Catapult
Andrea Kellegher, Turley
Ossian Whiley, Whiley + Blake VR & Interactive Media
Ben Fowkes, Citizen Space/Delib
Daniel Mohammed, Urban Intelligence
Helen Laurence, Wikihouse
Luke Cooper, Arup
James Harris, RTPI
Dr Joanna White, Highways England
Stephen Passmore, Ecological Sequestration Trust
Katie Parnell, Oxfordshire County Council
Nick Grayson, Birmingham City Council
Heather Saxton, Bristol City Council
Nat Robinson, Bristol City Council

Event Report

Devon & Cornwall Young Planners Design Workshop

26 March, Bodmin

Design Workshop Slides
Movement Assessment
RIBA Homewise Report
Housing Standards

ROOM@RTPI Housing Seminar

22 March, Taunton

Simon Gallagher, DCLG - Building a Britain fit for the future
Stuart Francis-Dubois, CIH - Fixing our Broken Housing Market
Phil Mason, Cornwall Council - Fixing Cornwall Housing Market

Planning Law Update with Ashfords

6 March, Exeter
David Richardson & Duncan Moors, Ashfords - Broken Housing Market / OAN
Gareth Pinwell, Ashfords - PiP and Brownfield Registers
Zack Simons, Landmark Chambers - 5 year housing supply
Judy Salmon, Business Coach
Workshop 1 - PiP and Brownfield Register
Workshop 2 - Compulsory Purchase
Workshop 3 - Neighbourhood Planning update

Planning and Climate Change

8 February, Bristol
Simon Roberts, CSE
Liz Parkes, Environment Agency
Philip Gray, BDP
Hugh Ellis, TCPA
Rachel Coxcoon, CSE
Sam Kipling, Environment Agency
Josh Fothergill, Fothergill Training and Consulting

Event report

Self and Custom Build Seminar

24 January, Taunton
Mario Wolf, Right to Build Taskforce
Lin Cousins/Laura Easton,Three Dragons
Jon Sawyer, Igloo Regeneration
Mary Ridgeway, Teignbridge District Council
Liz Dunster, Plymouth City Council
Martin Field, De Monfort Uni
Event Report

Retail Planning

14 December, Bath
David Lowin, David Lowin Associates
Serena Page, Dalton Warner Davis LLP
George Grace, TownCentre Red
David James, Bath Tourism
Rob Pearson, Nexus Planning Ltd
Bruno Moore, Sainsburys

ROOM@RTPI: Housing and Planning Act Seminar

14 November, Plymouth
Paul Barnard, Plymouth City Council
Steve Quartermain, Chief Planner, DCLG
Gareth Pinwell, Partner, Ashfords
Professor Janice Morphet, UCL
Ian Knight, Homes and Communities Agency

Transport Planning

3 November, Taunton
Mark Herbert, Bristol Airport
James Cleeton / Patrick Williams, Sustrans
Rob McDonald, Peter Brett Associates
Professor Graham Parkhurst, UWE Bristol
William Pratt, Devon County Council
Dr Eime Tobari, Space Syntax
Adrian Hale, Bournemouth Borough Council
Hannah Budnitz, RTPI Transport Planning Network
Event Report

Development Management

11 October 2017, Burges Salmon
Robert Griffith and Jamie Wzietek, DCLG
Jon Hertbert, Troy Planning
John Arthur, Burges Salmon
Mark Southgate, PINS
Andy Robbins, Exeter City Council
Martin Goodall, Keystone Law
Jen Ashwell, Burges Salmon
Andy Brown, Historic England