TerraQuest News

- Oct 2021

Rachel Fisher to provide the keynote speech on the second day of our annual conference

We’re pleased to announce that for the second year, Rachel Fisher, Deputy Director for Land Use Policy at Defra, will be joining us as our opening keynote speaker on Tuesday 16 November 2021.

Rachel will be providing Defra’s insights into biodiversity net gain, including their latest developments and roadmap for implementing the new policy.  

Rachel’s career has covered a variety of roles in policy and public affairs across the built environment industry including the National Housing Federation, Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE), Design Council and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. She undertook her role at Defra in 2020 and is currently responsible for developing and delivering environmental planning reform, local nature recovery strategies and biodiversity net gain.

If you would like to join our conference, tickets are now available. If you have a gov.uk email address, you can register for free.

The above article was provided to us by the Planning Portal.