Schedule and speakers

16.15Registration and refreshments
Meet your fellow members
Steve Round, Chair, Ecology Building Society
16.40Introduction to Brigade Bar and Bistro
16.45Update on Ecology's progress
Chris Newman, Director, Ecology Building Society
Paul Ellis, Chief Executive, Ecology Building Society
17.00Sustainable lending in practice - how can Ecology support community-led housing?
Hear about plans to scale up the community-led housing sector and move it into the mainstream and how Ecology has pioneered mortgages for permanently affordable homes in London.
Catherine Harrington, Executive Director, National Community Land Trust Network
Humayra Hassan, Ecology borrower and London CLT homebuyer
18.00Afternoon tea
Vegetarian, complimentary
18.30Meet the Directors
What are Ecology's plans for the next ten years? How can Ecology grow in a sustainable, mission-driven way? Chance to meet and grill Directors