National Retrofit Conference 2024

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Scaling the Ambition,
Delivering the Promise

The Retrofit Academy is proud to partner with Futurebuild to launch the first National Retrofit Conference 2024.

From 5th – 7th March 2024, this three-day conference aims to bring together the best minds that will create a roadmap for retrofit that is clear, concise and collaborative. The conference aims to share best practice and give practical solutions that accelerate progress toward a greener and more sustainable future.

The line-up of speakers includes  a collaboration of government ministers and senior policy makers, key leaders from cities and regions, and thought leaders from inside and outside of the sector, that have one collective mission – to decarbonise the UK housing stock.

“By showcasing leading innovations, fostering collaboration, and upskilling the workforce, the conference’ will share best practice and give practical solutions that accelerate progress toward a greener and more sustainable future. Together, we will scale the ambition and deliver on our promise of a decarbonised future.”

David Pierpoint, CEO

National Retrofit
Conference 2024


Tuesday 5th –
Thursday 7th March 2024


ExCeL, London (as part of Futurebuild’s Expo)

Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL

three-day agenda

In partnership with the National Home Decarbonisation Group

Day 1: Retrofit Policy, Innovation and Skills

  • 10.30 am – Leadership on Retrofit from Local Authorities, Cities and Regions 
  • 11.30 am – Retrofitting Social Housing: Progress and Key Learnings from the Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund Programme 
  • 12.30 pm – The Policy Roadmap for Retrofit 
  • 1.30 pm – NHDG Session 1: Supporting Policy Making for Long-Term Sustained Growth
  • 2.30 pm – NHDG Session 2: Embracing and Supporting Innovation to Scale and Reduce Costs 
  • 3.30 pm – NHDG Session 3: Developing our Workforce and Growing the Supply Chain 
  • 4.30 pm – A 10 Point Plan for Retrofit Success: Skills, Innovation and Policy 

In partnership with The Retrofit Academy

Day 2: Retrofit Professionals Day: PAS 2035 in Practice – Speeding it Up, Scaling it Up

  • 10.30 am – Scaling up High Quality Retrofit Advice to Support Residents and Clients 
  • 11.30 am – Speeding Up and Improving Retrofit Assessment 
  • 12.30 pm – Optimising Retrofit Coordination to Deliver Quality and Scale 
  • 1.30 pm – Retrofit Design at Scale  
  • 2.30 pm – Case Studies: Delivering Retrofit at Scale in Homes and Communities 
  • 3.30 pm – Evaluating Building Performance and Monitoring Intended Outcomes 
  • 4.30 pm – Bringing it all Together – Professionals in Partnership, Projects That Deliver 
  • 5.15 pm – Learnings from Retrofit Accelerator for Homes with Energiesprong UK

In partnership with The National Retrofit Hub

Day 3: Retrofit in Action: Putting the Resident at the Heart of Retrofit Delivery

  • 10.30 am – Retrofit Trailblazer – hear from residents living in homes which have had deep retrofits, directly and from those working alongside them
  • 11.30 am – Warm, Healthy and Net Zero Homes, Data-led decision making that keeps citizens at the heart 
  • 12.30 pm – Thriving Communities and a Just-Transition: Retrofit & Doughnut Economics 
  • 1.30 pm – One-stop shop delivery approaches: Local resilient networks 
  • 2.30 pm – Engaging on Retrofit: Getting communication right 

get involved!

Book your FREE ticket

Be part of the three-day conference to meet with innovators who are changing the game!

Retrofit Academy
Awards 2024

Entries are now CLOSED. Our awards ceremony will take place on
5th March 2024.


The National Retrofit Conference 2024 will be curated by The Retrofit Academy. For enquiries, please contact Elle at eleanor.cook@retrofitacademy.org.

For more information on how you or your company can put your products, systems and technologies in front of Futurebuild’s unique audience and help meet the challenges of delivering retrofit at an unprecedented scale, visit www.futurebuild.co.uk.

Futurebuild 2024 will take place from March 5th to March 7th at London’s ExCeL. For more details and exhibitor enquiries, visit www.futurebuild.co.uk.