Up… and Out? – GWS Housing Summit 2023

Against the backdrop of the infill mandate from the Premier, the inaugural GWS Housing Summit will gather industry leaders, policymakers, and community stakeholders to discuss the housing challenges faced by the region.

The event aims to foster collaboration, share innovative ideas, and explore strategies to ensure affordable, sustainable, and inclusive housing solutions for Greater Western Sydney. It will address key issues like housing shortfall and affordability, social and affordable housing, planning processes, quality control, supply chain pressures and housing stress.

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Friday, 22 September 2023 | 9:00am – 2:30pm

The William Inglis Hotel, Warwick Farm


Corporate table of 10 registration:

$3,500 + GST

Single ticket registration:

$495 + GST

Key Topics

  • The NSW Government’s new housing and planning agenda
  • The housing crisis in GWS
  • Transit-Oriented Development
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • The upcoming release of the Greater Sydney Six Cities Region Plan
  • Greenfield development
  • Sustainable housing solutions
  • Innovative financing models for social and affordable housing
  • Planning and development strategies for housing growth
  • Affordable rental housing and homelessness

Who should attend?

  • Local government representatives, including CEOs, GMs, Mayors and Senior Executives
  • State and federal agencies focussed on the regulation and development of residential property
  • Strategic planning professionals, landowners, developers and professional advisers
  • Community leaders and prominent NGOs from across the region

The details

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Featured speakers

Jacqueline Vozzo

President, UDIA NSW

Christopher Brown AM

Chairman, Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue

Adam Leto

Chief Executive Officer, Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue

Clr Ned Mannoun

Mayor, City of Liverpool

Scott Langford

Chief Executive Officer, St George Community Housing

Hon. Paul Scully MP

Minister for Planning and Public Spaces

Hon. Rose Jackson MLC

Minister for Housing and Homelessness

Trina Jones

NSW Rental Commissioner

Joshua French

Chief Executive, Greater Sydney Parklands

Judy Hannan MP

Member for Wollondilly

Alex Wendler

Chief Executive Officer, Landcom

Ranisha Clarke

Managing Director - Communities, Lendlease

Sue Holliday

Chair, Hume Community Housing

Kim Curtain

Partner, Deloitte

Stephanie Barker

Head of Strategic Planning, Greater Cities Commission

Belinda Thomson

General Manager, The William Inglis Hotel

Michael Koziol

Sydney Editor, The Sydney Morning Herald

Michael Wheatley

Acting Chief Executive, Land and Housing Corporation

Joseph Nahas

Managing Director, Coronation Property

Sophie Pickett-Heaps

General Manager of Design, Stockland

* To be confirmed

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