Programme - Land Assembly Summit 2020

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Summit Programme
The conference is exclusively plenary sessions
Day 3 - Thursday 26 March 2020
Trips for international delegates
Day 2 - Wednesday 25 March 2020
09.30 - 16.45  Conference  
Day 1 - Tuesday 24 March 2020
09.30 - 16.30  Conference
18.30 - 20.30  House of Lords Drinks Reception
How is Compensation Dealt with in the US and Australia
Delivering and Assessing Compensation in the UK - The Emergence of Independent Valuations
  • The role and key provision in the US Uniforms Relocation Act 1970 - preventing promoters manipulating land value and paying less
  • Valuation Principles and values
  • The role of the UK 1961 Land Compensation Act in creating compensation values
  • Valuers should not be negotiators
  • The consequences of not getting it right the first time
  • CPA proposals for reform

Heathrow Expansion
  • The need
  • The challenges
  • The approach towards engagement and negotiation in the DCO world.
  • Can the DCO process be brought to other land acquisition regimes?
  • Future processes
Future Infrastructure Needs for Cities - How Land Needs Will Vary in the Future
  • The economic imperative
  • Decay and Renewal are core drivers
  • Smart living, smart working - What will the future cities look like? How do we plan them?
  • Work/live in the community -v- commuting
  • Refocusing communities and economic strategies
  • Buildings and infrastructure built now - are they fit for the future?
  • Strategies of the National Infrastructure Commission
  • New urbanisation, community growth strategies and opening up land for use
  • The role of private enterprise with state initiatives
      • Panel Debate

      Case Study: Land Assembly to Deliver Major Transport Schemes - HS2 -v- Non UK Projects
      • Is it a railway or regeneration scheme
      • Justification
      • Consenting arrangements
      • Challenges
      • Commercial exploitation to satisfy project funding
      • Engagement
      • Compelling case
      • Eminent Doman -v- CPO -v- Acquisition by Agreement
      • What can the UK learn for the future?
      • What is the UK direction of travel?

      Proposed Options:
      • Option 1     History and tour of London Southwark
      • Option 2     Old London and law and commerce
      • Option 3     Hop on hop off bus ticket
      • Option 4     Explore independently
      Acquiring Land and Rights For Public Projects - Compare and Contrast with North America and Elsewhere
      • Acquisition Processes and Procedures in the UK
      • The compelling public test
      • Compulsory Purchase Orders
      • Development Consent Orders
      • Transport and Works Orders
      • Hybrid/Private Bills in Parliament
      • Compensation provisions
      • Other powers from around the globe
      • What constitutes a "public use" project? The principle in Kelo v. City of New London
      • The power of Quick Take
      • Human Rights considerations in the US and UK
      • Bailiff powers
      • How the client often has conflicting objectives when it comes to acquiring land and rights
      • How such objectives have different weighting in varying countries

        Land Value Capture and Property Tax Burdens: The Grab of Land Value - The Good, The Bad and the Greedy
        • Various LVC schemes around the world
        • Making unviable schemes viable
        • Does LVC work?
        • Why LVC doesn't always work?
        • Strengths, weaknesses, unintended consequences
        • What are the success ingredients?
        • Who should pay for the new infrastructure?
        • Are developers and landowners already paying?
        • Is LVC fair and equitable?
        • Maximising the commercial value of the development
        • TIFF

        Project Review: 2012 London Olympics and East London Regeneration
        • Review of London 2012
        • The remit, priorities, legacy
        • Pushing the boundaries of best practice
        • Stresses & strains and lessons to avoid on other major schemes
        • Land Assembly: How did it go?
        • Compensation: What can be done better?

        Land Acquisition and Valuation Issues from a Canadian Perspective
          • How the projects are funded and procured
          • The typical land acquisition programme
          • Working with institutional (and other types of) owners
          • Land Value Capture in action
          • The landowner's perspective - what does best practice look like?
          • What could acquiring authorities do better?
          • Lessons for the UK

                      Boat to the Palace of Westminster for the House of Lords Drinks Reception
                      Hosted by Lord Lytton

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