USHA Estates Group Seminar 10th - 11th July 2018  

Jubilee Conference Centre University of Nottingham

Triumph Road,The University of Nottingham,NG7 2TU


2018 Theme : Safety Assurance 

Tuesday 10th July : Registration from 08.30 with the Seminar starting at 10.00

Wednesday 11th July  :The Seminar ends at 12.15

Keynote presentations include:

  • What safety assurances would the HSE seek if something goes wrong?
  • What is safety assurance; is it more than statutory compliance in estates and facilities ?
  • 18001 ( 45001) , 14001 - is this adequate assurance ?
  • Contractor Management 
  • RIBA Stage 0 to 4 - how do we achieve safety in design 

Download the full programme

The Networking Dinner is taking place on Tuesday 10th July


The Devere Hotel on site is full due to a cricket match at Trent Bridge.

Suggested accommodation nearby  : Premier Inn, Holiday Inn and The Village Hotel.



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Non USHA events


Monday 25th June 2018 The Hackitt Review Seminar

‘Understanding the outcomes and meeting the challenges’

The Fire Protection Association (FPA)  is hosting a one day seminar to bring together expertise from the fire and construction industries, offering an opportunity to learn how best to understand the challenges and meet the outcomes of the Hackitt Review post Grenfell.

Speakers include: Emma Clancy, Chair of the ADB working group; Adreena Parkin, Senior Fire Engineer at London Fire Brigade and Dave Sibert, Chair of British Standards Institution Committee .

Here is the programme

The cost is £195 + VAT but there is a 10% discount offer to USHA members who book online, the discount code for this is: C27102018

AMOSSHE, The Student Services Organisation National Conference 'Shaping Futures' - Liverpool 4 to 6 July 2018.

Three women leaders in UK higher education will be taking part in a panel discussion as part of the programme.

Shakira Martin (President, National Union of Students), Nicola Dandridge CBE (CEO, Office for Students) and Professor Dame Janet Beer (President, Universities UK) will take the stage together to discuss how students, universities, and the independent sector regulator are shaping the future of the student experience.

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