This free half-day SURF Awards workshop event in Riddles Court, Edinburgh on 19th May provides an opportunity to explore successful current approaches towards regenerating Scotland’s places with two winning projects from the ‘Most Improved Place’ and ‘Community Led Regeneration’ categories highlighted in the 2021 SURF Awards process.
This workshop will be delivered with support from Scotland’s Towns Partnership, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and Architecture & Design Scotland.
10:00am Registration and networking
10:30am Welcome and Introduction: Euan Leitch, Chief Executive, SURF
10:35am Presentation, Regenerating Fraserburgh: Alastair Rhind, Aberdeenshire Council
10:50am Presentation, The Furniture Project: Paul Smith, The Furniture Project
11:05am Questions and Comments with project representatives
11:20am Presentation, Scottish Government: Joanne Boyle, Scottish Government
11:30am Presentation, Scotland’s Towns Partnership: Phil Prentice, STP/SID’s
11:40am Presentation, Highlands and Islands Enterprise: Margaret McSporran, HIE
11:50am Open Discussion on National Policy
12:20pm Summary, Thanks and What’s Next: Euan Leitch and Emma Scott, Events, Information & Communications Manager, SURF
12:30pm Close and Networking Lunch