The Empty Homes Network, Virtual Conference: Thursday 27th May, 2021

Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 09:00
Online Event
Event Description: 

The Empty Homes Network Virtual Conference: 

Thursday 27th May, 2021

The Empty Homes Network is excited to announce that we have teamed up with virtual event provider HireSpace, to bring you the National Empty Homes Conference Virtually, on Thursday 27th May, 2021.Picture 1_4.png

As always with our theme of Information, Innovation and Inspriation, the Conference will be a day full of informative case studies, presentations and webinars, and provides a great opportunity to network with colleagues, share best practice and interact with our sponsors via dedicated pages and online chat or video functions.

Our Speakers

Matt Alwright - TV Presenter, Journalist & Broadcaster

Housing and Empty Homes: a Journalist's View of What We Do

Judge David Jackson - Judge, First-Tier Property Tribunal

EDMOs: The process from a Judge's perspective

David Armstrong - Barrister, Mallard Consulting

Community Protection Notices (CPNs): An addition to your arsenal

Lyndon Campbell, Partner, Bevan Brittan LLP

Enforced Sales: The process and the particulars

Sue Li - Compulsory Purchase and Enforcement Manager, Derby City Council

CPOs: Building a Sucessful Compulsory Purchase Order Programme

Bryan Baxter, Auctioneer, Auction House UK

Selling Empty Property At Auction

Richard Bushell & David Molde, UK Property Rescue

Case Study: Refurbishment success through lockdown

David Lockwood - Public Sector Development Manager, Finders International

The Bona Vacantia Division

Will McMahon, Director, Action on Empty Homes

A National Campaigning Update

Andrew Lavender, Housing Training & Consultancy Ltd

Q&A Enforcement Surgery

Francis Burton - Empty Homes Officer, Croydon Borough Council

Building an Empty Homes Service From Scratch

Andy Moseley, Senior Policy Officer, Scottish Empty Homes Partnership

Using Local and Small Level Data to Build Effective Strategies


Delegate Rates

With a huge thank you to all our sponsors, their support has enabled our pricing structure to be the most affordable and accessible Conference yet. With delegate prices starting from as little as £39 for not-for-profit organisations, our Corporate Membership Authorities will benefit from our discounted delegate rate (£49), as well as receiving one FREE delegate place for every two tickets purchased.

This year we are enabling our Corporate Members the chance to pay for their 2021/22 membership at the same time, ensuring that your access to the Network runs uninteruppted through to April 2022.

As an Associate Member of the Empty Homes Network, it has never been easier to upgrade your membership level and take advantage of our fantastic delegate rates, as well as increasing access to all of our information resources online.

Booking Form

Our booking form can be found at the bottom of the page, and bookings for the Conference are now being taken. All you need to do to secure your place at the event, is complete the booking form with all of the required information, and send to

Promotional Opportunities

We have a very limited number of Sponsorship Opportunities remaining, and the details of our packages can be found in our Sponsorship Opportunities Brochure below.

Contact & Further Information

- For bookings and speaker arrangements please contact Adam Cliff on:

- For Sponsorship Opportunities, Membership or Invoicing queiries please contact Adam Cliff on:


With thanks to our Conference Main Sponsors:

Auction House

  UK Property Rescue

With thanks to our Conference Sponsors:

Fraser & Fraser

Bevan Brittan


No Use Empty: Kent

Finders International

Anglia Research

Taylor & Emmett

Habitat For Humanity


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