2030 vision

for the Cambridge sub-region



Topics for 2011
Economics and technology
Housing 2030
Education and skills
Retail and business
Agriculture and green spaces
Topics for 2012
Land use
Social cohesion
Culture, leisure and sport
Energy, water and waste


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Housing 2030

Monday 21 March at the Centre for Mathematical Sciences,

Wilberforce Road, Cambridge CB3 0WA

13.00 lunch

13.30 Introduction, Gordon Johnson (Executive Chair of the 2030 Vision project)
Chair: Nicky Morrison (Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge)
  • Doug Crawford Brown (Director of Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research, University of Cambridge)
    "Getting half way home: sustainable housing solutions through science and engineering"
  • Koen Steemers (Head of Department of Architecture, University of Cambridge)
    "Housing environment and people"
  • Kelvin MacDonald (Spatial Effects ltd & Senior Fellow, Department of Land Economy)
    "From temperature control to community control"
  • Yolande Barnes (Head of research, Savills)
    "The Housing market in 2030"
15.00 Break out groups (facilitators: Nicky Morrison & Roger Crabtree)
  • Do you agree/disagree with what you have just heard?
  • What are the main constraints on achieving sustainable housing and communities by 2030? (e.g. technical, regulatory, financial, supply chains, consumer buy-in etc)
  • How can the Cambridge sub region prepare for this challenge - with respect to our existing and new housing stock?
16.00 Tea/coffee

16.15 Feedback session

17.00 Next steps: Nicky Morrison



Group 1: Nicky Morrison

Adam Broadway
Ying Jin
Kayla Friedman
Chris Jackson
Michael Jones
Peter Landshoff
Kelvin MacDonald
Jason Palmer
Adam Peavoy
Catherine Smart
Koen Steemers


Group 2: Roger Crabtree

Yolande Barnes
Poppy Carmody-Morgan
Peter Carolin
Alan Carter
Doug Crawford Brown
David Emond
Michael Kelly
Gordon Johnson
David Levitt
Helen Mulligan
Marylis Ramos