This Knowledge Exchange event is an opportunity to find out what is happening in the county and engage with your colleagues in the public and private sectors. It will feature a series of short presentations showcasing key urban extension and garden community developments, and networking sessions to discuss the challenges and opportunities.


Alkerden Heights, Harbour Village and Alkerden Gateway at Ebbsfleet:
Chris Bath – Partner, Richard Knight – Senior Associate & Olivia Pfeil – Architect, BPTW

Otterpool Park Garden City:
Julia Wallace – Senior Project Manager, Folkestone & Hythe District Council
Katja Stille, Director, Tibbalds

Heathlands Garden Community:
William Cornall – Director of Regeneration & Place, Maidstone Borough Council

Ebbsfleet Garden City Update:
Simon Harrison – Head of Design, Ebbsfleet Development Corporation

Ashford Garden Communities:
Dan Daley – Senior Project Officer, Ashford Borough Council

The event will include:

  • Live speaker presentations and Q&A
  • Networking opportunities
  • Members-only resource library of presentations and further reading

Key details:

Date: Tuesday 12th July 2022
Time: 9:30 – 12:30 (Arrival from 9:00)
Venue: Turner Contemporary, Margate

Booking Details

Kent Design member organisations:

This event is included in your membership package. Ask us for a members booking code / check with your Key Contact prior to booking online. Click here to book your place.

Non-Kent Design members:

There are a limited number of places available to non-members. The cost of individual places is £95+Vat pp. Click here to book your place.

The following organisations will be attending:

Ashford Borough Council / Barratt David Wilson Homes / Bellway Homes / Betteridge & Milsom / BPTW / Canterbury City Council / Chartway Group / Corstorphine & Wright / Curl la Tourelle Head Architecture / Dartford Borough Council / Disruptive Urbanism / Dover District Council / Ebbsfleet Development Corporation / Folkestone & Hythe District Council / Kent County Council / KGen /  Maidstone Borough Council / Metropolitan Workshop / Millwood Designer Homes / NEW Masterplanning / Pentland Homes / Rummey Design / TateHindle / Thomson Snell & Passmore LLP / The Hyde Group / Tibbalds / Tunbridge Wells Borough Council / West Kent Housing Association / Weston Homes Plc & more!


Image source: BPTW