Schools Stage

Tuesday 16 October

10:30

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High Density Schools

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When space is tight how can a city provide the best education experience for children? Is a multi-storey school really a poor option? Can high quality play opportunities be provided without playground...

10:50

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Re-Purposing Existing Buildings Into Schools

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The Department for Education has pledged to open 500 Free Schools by 2020 and expects many of these new Free Schools to open in existing buildings which have been refurbished or re-purposed in order f...

11:10

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The Changing Face of Offsite Construction

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In this presentation we would look at the design and offsite construction of a new state-of-the-art academy in Slough and how it was delivered several months ahead of programme. Lynch Hill Enterprise ...

12:00

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Modern Methods of Construction

12:20

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Off-site Construction – Designing a solution to the pupil place crisis

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In a climate where we need to think differently when responding to the need for school places, Lungfish have developed an innovative approach to education building design and delivery through their pr...

12:40

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An Education in Modular Buildings – Delivering ‘Space to Grow’

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From their sustainability and dependable build programmes, to the substantial cost and time savings they offer, modular construction is top of the class when it comes to providing a conducive learning...

  • Andy King Deputy Managing Director - Wernick Buildings Limited

14:45

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Childrens’ Perspectives on Primary School Environments

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In the UK during the 2000s, there was significant investment in the Building Schools for the Future programme, with a desire to achieve high quality inspirational environments that enhance learning. H...

  • Lois Woods Course Leader in Architecture - Nottingham Trent University

15:05

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Thomas Gainsborough School – How Well did The Natural Ventilation Design Work?

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In August 2013 Max Fordham and Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios started working together on three schools within the PSBP East of England Batch 2 for Kier Eastern. Thomas Gainsborough School, near Sudbur...

15:25

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Guidelines for Indoor Air Quality, Thermal Comfort and Ventilation in Schools

  • Richard Daniels Environmental Engineer, Technical Manager Design and Specification Team - Department for Education

15:35

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Our Digital School

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Hear how a group of secondary school students took paper plans and turned them into an interactive digital environment.  How far could the student's imagination take the use of LiDAR, 3D photo tours ...

16:15

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The Value of Good Design – 1

16:25

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The Value of Good Design – 2

16:35

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The Value of Good Design – 3

  • Sarah Williams Director - S Williams Architects and Strategic RIBA Client Advisor

16:45

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The Value of Good Design – 4

16:55

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The Value of Good Design – Panel Discussion

Wednesday 17 October

10:30

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Welsh Government

  • Sara Humber 21st Century Schools MIM Programme Director - Welsh Government

10:45

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Scottish Government

  • Stephen Long Associate Director Education - Scottish Futures Trust
  • View full profile for Scott JohnsonScott Johnson Policy Officer, Funding & Infrastructure Unit - Scottish Government

11:00

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Department for Education

  • Paul Mustow Divisional Director - Free Schools Capital - Department for Education

11:15

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Investing in Priority School Building

  • Victoria Baker Programme Director - Priority Schools Building Programme

12:00

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Advances in Protective Security

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A briefing on the range of higher-end security threats facing the nation and the palette of Physical and Personnel security countermeasures that can be adopted in the design, construction, management ...

13:00

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How to Create Safer Schools

  • Deborah Borg School Security and Risk Advisor - Salford City Council

14:30

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How the Process of Building or Expanding a School Should Benefit The Wider Community

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Within Manchester City Council, we have a mandate to ensure our local community benefits from the work that we do - including during the building process. The outcomes that we demand include apprentic...

  • Barney Harle Head of Major Projects - Manchester City Council

14:50

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Olympic Legacy Park – Providing An All-Through Learning Experience From Nursery to University

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Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park forms a critical part of Sheffield's Innovation District, intended to be the hub for health & well-being, collaborative research and learning. It is an outstanding ex...

  • Mark Swales Director of Estates and Facilities - Sheffield Hallam University