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Read more at: UK Construction Industry: The Transformation Agenda

UK Construction Industry: The Transformation Agenda

Dr Kwadwo Oti-Sarpong gave a talk to IStructE on 13 05 2021. His presentation looked at how d igital technologies, offsite manufacturing and platforms for construction project delivery can help the construction industry move towards a streamlined digital future. The presentation covered the UK...


Read more at: Closing the Digital Divide: Bristol Poverty Institute conference

Closing the Digital Divide: Bristol Poverty Institute conference

Gemma Burgess took part in ' Closing the Digital Divide - Challenges and Opportuities ', part of Poverty and the Sustainable Development Goals: From the Local to the Global, the Bristol Poverty Institute's 2021 Peter Townsend Memorial Conference. This online conference took place between 27 - 29...


Read more at: Housing for Highly Mobile Transnational Professionals: ’New’ Forms of Housing Practices in Moscow and London

Housing for Highly Mobile Transnational Professionals: ’New’ Forms of Housing Practices in Moscow and London

Sabina Maslova's gave a presentation to the ENHR Working Group on Housing, Migration and Family Dynamics on 29 January 2021. The online presentation explored the housing uses and living arrangements that emerge as a result of the practices of middle class, high-skilled transnational professionals...


Read more at: Homes UK 2020: Challenges of BIM implementation

Homes UK 2020: Challenges of BIM implementation

Rey Shojaei's presentation at Homes UK 2020 looked at some of the challenges facing the construction industry.


Read more at: Can smart homes meet the needs of our ageing population? The challenges of implementation

Can smart homes meet the needs of our ageing population? The challenges of implementation

Gemma Burgess, who sits on the TAPPI panel, gave a presentation as part of the Housing LIN Summit 2020 session on mainstreaming accessible housing on 11 December 2020. Smart homes presentation for Housing LIN.pdf Smart homes presentation for Housing LIN.pdf


Read more at: Towards a co-creative Stakeholder engagement framework for Smart City projects

Towards a co-creative Stakeholder engagement framework for Smart City projects

Richmond Ehwi gave a peer presentation to Department of Land Economy colleagues on 3 December 2020.


Read more at: Exploring ways to tackle the challenges of the need for skills and training in the implementation of Building Information Modelling: a case study of two leading UK construction companies

Exploring ways to tackle the challenges of the need for skills and training in the implementation of Building Information Modelling: a case study of two leading UK construction companies

Dr Reyhaneh Shojaei's presentation was given to an international audience on 19 November 2020.


Read more at: BBC Look North

BBC Look North

Dr Hannah Holmes appeared on BBC Look North (East Yorks & Lincs) on 3 December 2020.


Read more at: The Quarantini Podcast

The Quarantini Podcast

Gemma Burgess contributed to The Quarantini podcast's look at the Digital Divide on 30 November 2020.


Read more at: The Digital Divide: what does the research tell us?

The Digital Divide: what does the research tell us?

Gemma Burgess presented some of CCHPR's research findings as part of the Cambridge Digital Partnership's online conference on 19 October 2020.


Read more at: CamFest 2021: Tackling the housing crisis by transforming construction

CamFest 2021: Tackling the housing crisis by transforming construction

How can transforming the construction industry help us tackle the housing crisis? Hear what the experts have to say in our short video , livestreamed as part of the Cambridge Festival on 31 March 2021.


Read more at: Tackling the housing crisis through digital technologies and OSM

Tackling the housing crisis through digital technologies and OSM

Gemma Burgess presented to the Whitehall & Industry Group in August 2020


Read more at: Offsite construction: is it the answer to the housing crisis?

Offsite construction: is it the answer to the housing crisis?

Dr Gemma Burgess presented at the National Housing Federation's Asset Management and Maintenance Conference on 23 October 2019.


Read more at: Planning for Affordable Housing: Roundtable

Planning for Affordable Housing: Roundtable

Dr Alves presented some of the findings of her research to an invited audience at St Catharine's College, Cambridge on 2 December 2019.


Read more at: How could better use of data and digital technologies improve the planning system?

How could better use of data and digital technologies improve the planning system?

Dr Rey Shojaei presented at the RTPI South West's online seminar 'How can digital technologies be used to promote positive planning?' on October 1, 2020.


Read more at: Tackling social and digital exclusion

Tackling social and digital exclusion

Early Career Researcher Valentine Quinio presented to the People, Place and Policy Conference at Sheffield Hallam University on 3 July 2019.


Read more at: BIM4Housing Presentation: BIM in the UK house building industry

BIM4Housing Presentation: BIM in the UK house building industry

Dr Gemma Burgess gave a presentation to the BIM4Housing group on 8 May 2019 on the uptake of BIM in the UK housing industry.


Read more at: ITV News Anglia report on New Horizons

ITV News Anglia report on New Horizons

ITV News Anglia reporter Elodie Harper reported on the impact of the New Horizons project at the end of May 2019.


Read more at: BIM in the UK house building industry

BIM in the UK house building industry

Dr Gemma Burgess gave a presentation to the BIM4Housing group on the opportunities for and barriers to adoption of BIM in the UK house building industry.


Read more at: Understanding the relationship between land use planning and housing

Understanding the relationship between land use planning and housing

Dr Sónia Alves gave a presentation at 'Affordable housing: the 20th century legacy,' an international congress held at the Faculty of Architecture of Porto University (FAUP) in May 2019.


Read more at: Digital technologies: presentation at 2019 Homes UK

Digital technologies: presentation at 2019 Homes UK

Gemma Burgess gave a well-received presentation to those attending the 'Digital innovation in construction and asset management' session at the HOMES UK event in London.


Read more at: The challenges of gentrification

The challenges of gentrification

In March 2019, Sónia Alves took part in a debate on the challenges of governance, tourism and population in the historical centre of Porto.


Read more at: Land Economy Seminar Series Presentation

Land Economy Seminar Series Presentation

As part of the Department of Land Economy's Michaelmas seminar series, Dr Alves gave a presentation of her research to date, focusing on her international comparative analysis of housing and planning use.


Read more at: Seminar 2: Will digital transformations solve our housing crisis?

Seminar 2: Will digital transformations solve our housing crisis?


Read more at: The Edge Debate: OxMKCam growth corridor symposium

The Edge Debate: OxMKCam growth corridor symposium

Gemma Burgess gave a presentation at Edge Debate 87: The Oxford – Milton Keynes – Cambridge Growth Corridor. The debate looked at the potential to plan for sustainable growth, making places that work for people. As one of a number of expert speakers from academia, policy and practice who set the...


Read more at: Structure and agency: variations in planning outcomes and the delivery of affordable housing in England

Structure and agency: variations in planning outcomes and the delivery of affordable housing in England

Dr Gemma Burgess delivered a presentation on behalf of herself and Sónia Alves at the 4th Annual International Conference on Urban Planning and Property Development in Singapore


Read more at: Cross-comparative analysis of Portugal, England and Denmark

Cross-comparative analysis of Portugal, England and Denmark

Sónia Alves presented at the International Conference on the Global Dynamics of Social Policy at the University of Bremen, on behalf of herself and Gemma Burgess, in October 2018.


Read more at: Michael Oxley: Urban Renewal Policy conference, NRU Moscow

Michael Oxley: Urban Renewal Policy conference, NRU Moscow

Prof Michael Oxley opened a conference held by the Graduate School of Urbanism, part of the NRU Higher School of Ecoonomics, Moscow in October 2018.


Read more at: Land-use planning and housing: issues of supply and affordability

Land-use planning and housing: issues of supply and affordability

Sónia Alves presented at the 2018 UK and Ireland Planning Conference in Sheffield, September 2018.


Read more at: Households of the Future: will sharing our home become the new norm?

Households of the Future: will sharing our home become the new norm?

CCHPR researchers and special guests were joined by members of the public for a lively debate on cohousing, multigenerational living and life as a digital nomad at Queens' College, Cambridge on Tuesday 15 October.


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