AFFORDABLE HOUSING,
LIVEABLE CITIES CONFERENCE

21 & 22 November 2017,

World Trade Centre, Tower 1, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai, India

Agenda

PROGRAMME DAY TWO

 

DAY TWO - 22nd November : MASTER-CLASSES

9.00 - 9.15 am

Inaugural address: Joachim Arputham
(Magsasay award winner & President of Indian Slum Dwellers Foundation)

9.15 - 11.00 am

CLASS 1: INNOVATIONS IN FINANCE FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Moderator: Shrinivas Kowligi (EY, India)
Presenters:
Ritesh Vohra (IDFC)- Raising institutional capital for affordable housing
Ellen Geurts (IHS, Rotterdam)- Learning from Rental Housing models in the Netherlands and S.Africa
Sandeep Menon (Vastu Housing Finance)- Lending to the informal income segment in India.
Panel Respondent: Conard Dsouza (HDFC)

Tea Break

11.15 - 1.00 pm

CLASS 2: LAND AND INFRASTRUCTURE ISSUES FOR AFFORDABLE CITIES
Moderator: Banashree Banerjee (IHS, India)
Presenters:
Shyam Khandekar (ICONS/NL): Pedestrian City for the future
Alexander Jachnow (IHS): Learning from global experience
Madhav Pai (World Resources Institute): Impact of transportation on affordable housing
Vinayak Bharne (University of S.California, USA): Housing neighbourhoods - lessons from North America
Panel Respondent: Uma Adusumilli (MMRDA)

Lunch

2.00 - 4.00 pm

CLASS 3: CREATIVITY IN DESIGN FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Moderator: Shyam Khandekar (My Liveable City)
Presenters:
Sameep Padora (sP+A): Learning from historic prototypes
Rene van Zuuk (Rene van Zuuk Associates, Netherlands): Disruptive Technology and Housing
Ashok Lall (Ashok Lall Architects): Combining sustainability with affordability
Jurrian Knijtijzer (Finch Buildings): Prefabrication in Wood to achieve quality
Panel Respondents: Jagan Shah (NIUA), Ajay Gupta (Tata Housing)

Tea Break

4.15 - 6.00 pm

CLASS 4: COMMUNITY-LED DEVELOPMENTS FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND CITIES
Moderator: Hussain Indorewala (KRVIA)
Presenters:
Surekha Goghale (Aga Khan Habitat): Changing consumer aspirations towards - affordable housing
Andrea Fitrianto (Architecture Sans Frontieres, Indonesia): Community engagement in affordable infrastructure
Sharad Mahajan (Mashal, NGO): Community Development through citizen participation
Panel Respondents: Vishram Patil (MMRDA), Rajan Samuels (Habitat for Humanity)

AUDIENCE FOR DAY 2

Middle to senior level managers from Developers, Builders, Housing Finance, Funding organisations, Designers, Architects, Engineers, Consultants, NGOs