This event will bring cases of home retrofit from different regions in the UK to the discussion in the Canterbury and East Kent locality.

Presenters will share their different approaches and provide in-depth demonstrations about prospects, design and technical dimensions accompanying the home retrofit projects. 

By Attending the session you will learn about the following: 

  • Material Reuse in Home Retrofit - presented by Ana Rute Costa - Lancaster University 
  • Retrofitting heritage homes – presented by Jonathan Goode - Lelay Architects 
  • Home retrofit and home adaptations: homeowners experiences- presented by Tara Hipwood - Northumbria University 
  • Retrofitting council homes at scale – presented by Loreana Padron – ECD Architects 

This is a great opportunity to network with members of the community and stakeholders from diverse backgrounds about home retrofit. 

Event details

  • Date of the Case study presentation event: Tuesday 1st August 2023  
  • Place: The University for the Creative Arts – Canterbury Campus (Please contact the reception upon arrival) 


  • Event start: 10.30am  
  • Presentations start: 11am  
  • Lunch and networking: 12.15-1pm  
  • Presentations end: 3pm  

If you have any enquiries about the event please contact Project Coordinator, Heba Sarhan: