2011 Biennial National Social Housing Conference - Housing Ireland 2020

Photo: Mr. Gene Clayton, ICSH President; Mr. Donal McManus, ICSH Executive Director and Minister Willie Penrose, T.D., Minister for Housing and Planning at the 2011 ICSH National Social Housing Conference.

The 2011 ICSH Biennial National Social Housing Conference took place the 28th and 29th of September 2011 in Galway with approximately 290 delegates in attendance.

Conference presentations can be downloaded below.

Wednesday, 28th September, 9.30am ICSH President's Address Gene Clayton
  Ministerial Address Minister Willie Penrose, T.D.
Wednesday, 28th September, 10am Ireland’s housing system in OECD perspective Christophe Andre, OECD
  Address to conference Brendan McDonagh, National Asset Management Agency
Wednesday, 28th September, 11.30am Use of Private Finance in Stock Transfer and Regeneration David Williams, Circle Voluntary Housing Association
  Delivering New Solutions for Empty Properties Brian O'Gorman, Clúid Housing Association
Wednesday, 28th September, 2pm A Housing System for 2020 Michael Layde, Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government
  Address to conference Tom Parlon, Construction Industry Federation
  What kind of Housing System do we want by 2020 Aoife Walsh, Respond! Housing Association
Parallel Session 1 Choice Based Lettings Hugh Hogan, South Dublin County Council
  Role of Elected Members and Housing Options Cllr William Quinn, Carlow County Council
  Succession Planning for Housing Associations Frank Gunter, Inagh Housing Association
Parallel Session 2 Making Housing More Sustainable John Mark McCafferty, Society of St. Vincent de Paul
  Making Housing More Sustainable Noel Rice, Northern Ireland Housing Executive
  Making Housing More Sustainable Brian Rankin, Oaklee Housing Association
Parallel Session 3 Developing an inclusive housing system for people with disabilities Pat Dolan, Health Service Executive
  Developing an inclusive housing system for people with disabilities Pat O'Connor, Roscara Housing Association
Parallel Session 4 Homelessness and Housing - Bridging the Gap Dr. Ronni Greenwood, University of Limerick
  Homelessness and Housing - Bridging the Gap Kerry Anthony, DePaul Ireland
  Homelessness and Housing - Bridging the Gap Dr. Maureen Crane and Dr. Louise Joly, Kings College London
Thursday, 29th September, 9.30am Delivering Social Housing through the new C.A.L.F. Scheme Bronagh D'Arcy, Túath Housing Association
  Developing the Regulatory Environment Cian O'Lionáin, Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government
Thursday, 29th September, 11.45am Ageing and Housing Prof. Eamon O'Shea, National University of Ireland, Galway
  Homecare Packages - Delivering Supportive Housing Options Sr. Celestine Farrissey, Charleville Sheltered Housing Services
  Models for addressing housing and care needs of older people Ann Coyle, Health Service Executive