Archives: Seminars

Policy into Practice

Panel session Neal O’Leary, Programme Director – Sustainable Communities for Learning, Welsh Government David Powell, Director of Corporate Estates, Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council Crawford Wright, Head of Architecture and Design: Schools and Colleges, Department for Education Andy Dailly, Head of School Building, Scottish Government Áine Cusack, Principal Officer – Schools Capital Appraisal Section,… Read more »

Opening Keynote – Welsh Government

Sustainable Communities for Learning Programme Update Neal O’Leary, Programme Director Sustainable Communities for Learning, Welsh Government

New Build Projects

Fitzalan High School Victoria Slater, Associate Architect, Austin-Smith:Lord & Julie Holmes, Operational Manger – Capital Delivery, Cardiff Council Case Study on the new build Fitzalan High School project in Cardiff – The brief calls for the provision of a replacement new 11-18 10FE high school including 350 post 16 places to address “D” condition categorisation… Read more »

Inspiring & Healthy Learning Environments

Educational Environments: Promoting wellbeing & encouraging school culture to develop Claire Broad, Associate Director – Interior Architecture, Rio Architects, Andrew Baker, Director, Rio Architects & Viv Buckley, Deputy Principal, Bridgend College In partnership with Bridgend College we will be discussing their new STEAM academy in Pencoed. We will be looking at contributions from the Students… Read more »

Refurbishment & Retrofit Projects

The Bute Building Rob Stevens, Associate Architect, BDP In 2021 the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) launched the first ever Net Zero Whole Life Carbon Roadmap for the UK Built Environment. Alongside the vision and policy recommendations for a Net Zero Carbon trajectory to 2050, the roadmap carried a stark message for the sector that… Read more »