Helping residents and home owners live more sustainably

Baker Homes
              With support from:

On March 28th 2024 Baker Homes will present a one-day conference to help you assist your residents and home-owners to live more sustainably.

This really is one of the most popular SHIFT events. It was sold out last year. To secure a place book online below.

Leading sustainability pioneers you will hear from include:Agenda PDF

Andrew Eagles
Managing Director
Baker Homes
Chair's welcome.
Richard Hill
Deputy Executive Director
Home and Communities Agency        
Keynote speaker: Welcome and the importance of sustainability. 
Mick Flynn
Director of Technical Support
Environment Agency
Expert summary: Water efficiency and engaging with residents.
Duncan Young
Sustainability Manager
Lend Lease
Tour to see the first office in the UK retrofitted to the BREEAM excellent standard and it's impacts in changing behaviour.
Patrick McKendry
Development Surveyor
St Vincent's Housing Association
Case study: How we actively engaged 40% of residents in our sustainability campaign.
Jeremy Cape
Director of Property Services
Affinity Sutton
Case study: The ground breaking FutureFit project. Our findings from engaging with residents on the Green Deal.
Laura Haynes
Head of Policy Research
Cabinet Office
Invited to speak - findings from the analysis of behaviour change trials.

David Thomas
Deputy Director for Green Deal Demand
Department of Energy and Climate Change

Invited to speak - Green Deal uptake and how providers are going to ensure residents take it up.

Benefits of attending

  • Learn about the successes and challenges of engaging residents on the Green Deal.
  • Gain an insight into the HCA's future sustainability plans
  • Gain a tour of the UK's first BREEAM excellent building and the behavioural change impacts
  • Learn how a SHIFT member engaged it's residents on the Green Deal
  • Learn about engaging residents on water issues, especially in times of drought.

Who should come?

This event is for SHIFT members - housing organisations that are leading the way on sustainability. For more information on SHIFT and a list of our members click here. Each SHIFT member is able to bring up to three people to this event.


SHIFT members do not pay to attend.   

Conference details

Date:           Wednesday 28th March 2024
Time:           10:00am to 4:00pm
Location:     Lendlease Office, 20 Triton Street, Regent's Place, London, NW1 3BF
Contact:      020 8973 0405 or


Baker Homes are a leading training and advisory consultancy specialising in sustainable housing. SHIFT offers an independent and comprehensive sustainability benchmarking service for housing providers together with opportunities to share knowledge and experience. We also work with organisations to lead and facilitate low cost, low carbon retrofits and building cost effectively to the code for sustainable homes and passivhaus standards.

SHIFT Events are sponsored by the following organisations:

Corporate Partners


Corporate Partners


Diamond-BuildInside HousingThe Mears Group      Devonshires SolicitorsH+H UK
VPhaseSolar Tech      Kingspan Potton