Please click on the links below to download the presentations from today’s speakers.

Please note that the presentations will be available for 30 days after the conference and will be deleted after that.

Time

Description

9.00

Overview – National Planning Framework
Speaker: Niall Cussen, Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government

9.40

The National Planning Framework and Regional Inequalities – Can these be addressed?
Speaker: Deirdre Frost, Policy Analyst, Western Development Commission

10.20

Applying emerging techniques to Ireland’s 2016 Census outcome as evidence base for selecting City and other Growth Centres in the National Planning Framework (NPF)
Speaker: Dr Brian Hughes, Consulting in Urban Economics and Demography, DIT

11.30

The Digital Future of Urban Planning
Speaker: Carol Tallon, Property Author & Strategist

12.00

Moving from balanced to effective regional development
Speaker: David Minton, Director, Northern & Western Regional Assembly
 (Dropbox link)

12.30

The Role of CPTED (Crime prevention through environmental design) in designing out crime
Speaker: Inspector Niall Featherstone, Chief Crime Prevention Officer, An Garda Síochána
 (Dropbox link)

2.00

Diverse Public Spaces as an essential ingredient of the contemporary cityscape
Speaker: Dr Mary Benson, Lecturer, NUIM
(Dropbox link)

2.30

The future of Towns and Retail
Speaker: David Fitzsimons, Chief Executive Retail Excellence Ireland

3.00

Cities, Regions and Mobility – Transport and the National Planning Framework
Speaker: David O’Connor, Lecturer, DIT

3.30

Housing & Planning: The Pressure to Deliver
Speaker: Mary Hughes MIPI, Director, HRA | PLANNING, Chartered Town Planning & Environmental Consultants
(Dropbox link)