Speaker Group: Speakers

Stuart Moyse

Former Deputy Head Teacher of Cefn Saeson Comprehensive Stuart has been involved in secondary education for over 3 decades; including Head of Department, Head of School, Assistant and Deputy Headteacher. During his career he also managed education in a PRU and oversaw the £30 million new Cefn Saeson Comprehensive School project.

Áine Cusack

Áine is responsible at Principal Officer level for determining school accommodation requirements at primary, post primary and special schools and approving capital investment in school building projects under the National Development Plan.  This involves engagement with education partners and other key stakeholders to identify and advance strategic solutions to maximise and upgrade the existing school… Read more »

Shane Cryer

Shane Cryer manages the education sector in the UK and Ireland for Swedish acoustic experts, Ecophon. After a career in the construction industry, having studied building and property surveying, he now concentrates on building acoustics and is an Associate Member of The Institute of Acoustics (AMIOA). Working closely with organisations such as The Association of… Read more »

Gina Callaghan

Gina joined HLM in 2022 with over 10 years experience in a variety of sectors including higher education, healthcare, residential, and commercial.  Due to her passion for socially responsible design, shortly after joining HLM, she was made Social Value Champion for the Wales region.  She is also a member of the Education Group where she… Read more »

Romain Richli

Spearheading the drive for effective environmental management and sustainability solutions across Bouygues UK, Romain employs a forward-thinking approach to lead his team of sustainability and environmental experts. He is responsible for the implementation of our companywide environmental management plan along with working with teams across our business to ensure we meet our sustainability targets. This… Read more »

Viv Buckley

As Deputy Principal at Bridgend College, Viv is responsible for innovating curriculum and teaching and learning, ensuring standards and quality across a breadth of FE and HE subjects.  She is responsible for upholding the College mission of creating an atmosphere in which everyone can ‘be all that they can be’.  The College was named as… Read more »

Andrew Baker

Andrew joined Rio at the outset of the practice in 2000 with a reputation for excellent service and producing buildings of architectural excellence. He has worked across all sectors throughout the UK and has a substantial portfolio of satisfied clients and exemplar buildings. A natural leader with considerable experience of delivering projects in education, Andrew… Read more »

David Evans

David Evans is a Senior Design Manager for Morgan Sindall Construction and Infrastructure working out of the Cardiff Office. He has worked on several projects in recent years that have been Net Zero Carbon in operation but working on Pen Y Dre is the first Net Zero Carbon refurbishment project. The project has been challenging… Read more »

Rob Stevens

Rob is an Associate Architect with over 15 years experience in the architecture profession working on a wide range of projects across higher education and workplace sectors. He is a champion of design quality, using creative problem solving skills to deliver a high-quality end result. Rob has been project architect on a number of projects… Read more »