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SHIFT: Sustainable Housing Investment and Future Technologies

Tue 16 May 2017, 5.30-8pm Lecture Theatre 2, The Diamond, 32 Leavygreave Rd S3 7RD

Housing is one of modern society┬┤s pressure points, and there are many challenges in building new homes. Where will the money come from? What are the effects of technology? What is the environmental cost, and does it matter? Hear answers from energy experts, policymakers and social housing providers.Speakers: Dr Steven Fawkes, Energypro Sarah McClelland, Great Places Gordon Watts, South Yorkshire Housing Association Councillor Mazher Iqbal, Sheffield City Council Chaired by Dr Danielle Densley Tingley, Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, The University of SheffieldNetworking and refreshments 5.30pm-6pm, discussion: 6pm-8pm.In association with the Grantham Centre For Sustainable Futures. A Festival of Debate event, hosted by not-for-profit social enterprise Opus Independents (which also publishes the Alt-Sheff "Localcheck" column in "Now Then" magazine). Free to attend, but please register using the link below so they can get an idea of numbers.Eventbrite booking

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