8th Annual (2019)

Successfully Planning for Infrastructure in Wales

Thursday 24 October 2019

8th Annual (2019)

Successfully Planning for Infrastructure in Wales

Impacts of changing policy and practical guidance on the development of new infrastructure
Thursday 24 October 2019 Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff
With a brand new agenda, this year’s conference will provide you with the most up to date information on how to successfully plan and deliver new infrastructure in Wales, to ensure you are at the forefront of industry knowledge and are able to avoid delays to your projects. With the emergence of new policies including the National Development Framework (NDF) and the Planning Policy Wales Edition 10 (PPW10), this event will provide you with the latest updates on the impact that these policies will have on infrastructure planning, as well as address how to overcome the biggest barriers currently facing the planning of new infrastructure.

Highlights of attending:

  • Hear the latest update on the impact of the National Development Framework (NDF) on infrastructure planning and development, and explore the associated timelines for adopting the NDF
  • Take away practical key lessons learnt from common challenges and pitfalls developers face and apply these to your project
  • Explore the innovative solutions to addressing the current grid capacity constraints
  • Discover what options are available to financing your project and explore how to secure funds for your project without any delays
  • Consider how the barriers which face the delivery of new infrastructure can be overcome and how to ensure Wales is a market leader for innovative infrastructure

Some of the organisations who have attended the event previously:





Barton Willmore

Burges Salmon

Bruton Knowles

Cardiff Council

Carmarthenshire County Council

Cenin Renewables

EDF Energy Renewables

Elgin Energy EsCo Ltd

ENGIE Renewables


Isle of Anglesey County Council

LDA Design


Lightsource Renewable Energy

Mott MacDonald

National Assembly for Wales

National Grid

Natural Power Consultants

Natural Resources Wales

Njord Energy

New Power

Pembrokeshire County Council

Planning Inspectorate

Pinsent Masons


RenewableUK Cymru

RSK Environment

RWE Generation

RPS Consultancy Services


SP Energy Networks

Stag Energy

SLR Consulting

Stuart Michael Associates




Waterman Infrastructure & Environment Ltd

Welsh Government

West Somerset Council

Western Power Distribution



Very informative across many sectors and stakeholders

Register now and save £50

Offer expires Friday 13th September

Why should I attend?

Attend to receive the latest updates on emerging policies in Wales and what challenges and opportunities this presents for the planning and delivery of new infrastructure.


The event will address all the key issues and challenges associated with planning for infrastructure in Wales. Attend to take away the latest insight on overcoming grid capacity constraints, consider what infrastructure development is need to meet the carbon budget and understanding what options are available and how to securing funding for your project.


Attendees will discover what infrastructure is needed, and the steps that need to be taken to make Wales a prosperous region from the prospective of a developer, local authority and key stakeholders.

Who will I meet?

  • Developers
  • Welsh Government and local authorities
  • Natural Resources Wales
  • Planning Inspectorate  
  • Planning and environmental consultants
  • Planning lawyers
  • Stakeholders and statutory consultees

A very diverse subject matter delivery, very interesting

Interested in sponsoring?

To find out more about sponsoring Successfully Planning for Infrastructure in Wales 2019, please click the link below


Burges Salmon

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