The Building Futures sustainable development awards, and the inaugural placemaking and design conference will take place on Thurdsay 21st October 2021 at Knebworth House.
The conference will take place during the day and include notable speakers from within the public and private sectors. Speakers will be invited to give their unique perspectives and discuss the opportunities for sustainable strategic growth in Hertfordshire and the effective delivery of beauty, and high-quality design and placemaking through the planning process.
The prestigious awards ceremony will follow in the evening to celebrate and reward exemplar schemes at the forefront of sustainable design and construction in Hertfordshire.
Register your interest for our 2021 awards and conference.
Become a sponsor.
Last few sponsorship opportunities remaining, don’t miss out!
A few sponsorship opportunities are still available for the conference session, and award categories, and are a great opportunity for organisations who wish to raise their profile amongst industry peers and support the only local initiative of its kind.
To request a Sponsorship Pack email: BFAwards21@hertfordshire.gov.uk or contact Miriam on 07788 537567.
Enter the Awards.
The Awards nominations period is now open and will close at 5pm on 14th May 2021, so don’t delay, request an application pack by email at BFAwards21@hertfordshire.gov.uk, and submit your entry today!
Anyone can nominate a scheme, and any development is eligible, no matter how big or small, from individual buildings to large scale developments.
Schemes must be in Hertfordshire and completed between 28th April 2018 and 21st February 2021. (Schemes completed after the 21st February, within the nominations period, may be considered eligible for entry at the County Council’s discretion).
Each scheme can be entered under one or more of the following categories:
• Most Sustainable Construction
• Design Excellence
• Retrofit for the Future
• Project of the Year
View the award category criteria.
Meet the Awards Judges
We are delighted to announce the awards judging panel, which comprises members of the Hertfordshire Design Review Panel .
Award categories: ‘Design Excellence’ & ‘Project of the Year’.
• Head Judge: Jon Rowland, Jon Rowland Urban Design
• Mehron Kirk, BDP
Award categories: ‘Most Sustainable Construction’ & ‘Retrofit for the Future’.
• Head Judge: Tim Riley, RCKa
• Peter Ranken, Tooley Foster
View the Full judges’ profiles.
Phone: 01992 555730
Building Futures Conference & Awards
Environmental Resource Planning
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