Meeting to shape our built environment

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Kent Design Conference: Planning for a Sustainable Future

This 1day conference will bring together built environment professionals  to explore Kent and Medway’s future. What will our towns and cities look like in 2050? How will Kent achieve net zero carbon and adapt to climate change? How can new development deliver social value and build communities? How will biodiversity recover and flourish? The conference will explore these questions and more with inspirational keynote speakers, workshops and opportunities to connect with the built environment community.  

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Key Details

  • Date: Tuesday 30 April 2024
  • Time: 9:30  – 17:00
  • Location: Sibson Building, University of Kent, Canterbury

Booking Details

Kent Design members: For a members free booking code please check with your Key Contact or email us at:

Non-members: There are a limited number of places available to non-members.
Early Bird tickets are on sale now priced at £135.00 + VAT . The regular price per person is £150.00 + VAT.

What’s included:

  • Refreshments / Buffet Lunch
  • Presentations + Interactive Workshops
  • Access to Exhibition area
  • Free onsite parking / accessible bays
  • Other resource material (Kent Design members-only).

Not included: Public transport costs to/from the venue. Parking fees/charges.

The Kent Design Conference 2024 Sponsors

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The following organisations will be attending:

Barratt David Wilson Homes / BPTW / Canterbury City Council / Communications Potential / Corstorphine & Wright Architects / Dartford Borough Council / David Lock Associates / Ebbsfleet Development Corporation / Folkestone & Hythe District Council / EDLA Ltd / Elivia Homes Eastern / JTP / Louise Hooper Landscape Architecture / Medway Council / On Architecture Ltd / Phil Jones Associates Ltd / Planning Potential / Redrow Homes South East / Sevenoaks District Council / Space Syntax / Stantec UK Ltd / Thomson Snell & Passmore LLP / University of Kent / West Kent Housing Association & more!


Venue Information:
Free onsite parking! (includes accessible bays). Further details will be available on how to reserve a free space.
Local bus links/bus stop.
Step-free ground floor access.
Free guest wi-fi.
Breakout spaces
Sibson Café onsite.






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