Confirmed Speakers:

Ann Allen

Director of Estates and Commercial Services

University of Glasgow

Maxine Booth

Quality Improvement Manager

Aberdeenshire Council

Gary Bushnell


Hub East Central

Chris Carr

haa design

Sam Cassels

Associate Director

Scottish Futures Trust

Wai Cheung

Specification Manager

VELUX Commercial Skylights

Craig Clement

Head of Resources & Performance

Aberdeenshire Council

Shane Cryer

Concept Developer - Education

Saint-Gobain Ecophon Ltd

Alison Cumming

Programme Director – Early Learning and Childcare

Scottish Government

Andy Dailly

Head of School Building

Scottish Government

Alex Donaldson


Scott Brownrigg

Ian van Duivenbode

Principal Engineer


Philip Graham

Depute Principal

Newlands Junior College

Clare Hicks

Deputy Director, Learning Directorate

Scottish Government

Alan Hyde

Regional Educational Specialist


Martin Kirkwood

Deputy Director

Scottish Funding Council for Further and Higher Education

Diarmaid Lawlor

Director of Place

Architecture and Design Scotland

Stephen Long

Associate Director Education

Scottish Futures Trust

Joanne MacDougall

Marketing & Communications Manager

Hub South East

Colin MacLennan

Business Development Director

Morrison Construction

Laura Mason

Chief Education Officer

West Dunbartonshire

Lesley McMillan

Interior Designer

Society of British & International Design - SBID, The City of Edinburgh Council

Jim Metcalfe

Chief Executive

College Development Network

Grant Robertson

Senior Associate Director

Scottish Futures Trust

Marcus Ross

Director of Strategic Planning and Development

University of West of Scotland

John Swinney

Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills

Scottish Government