SFHA’s Innovation and Futures Thinking programme is bringing our members and other stakeholders together to collaboratively develop new ideas and solutions for the future. The new ‘innovation community’ is growing daily, with over half of our members already signed up to take part. Our shared starting point is a collective ambition to broaden and strengthen the sector’s contribution to social justice and inclusive growth.
The programme aims to be -
- Inspirational – incorporating international and ‘out of sector’ inputs to promote radical thinking and fresh approaches
- Customer focused – using design-led approaches which put people at the centre
- Evidence-led – building ideas and solutions based on robust research and insight
- Sustainable - developing capacity for the housing sector to continue to innovate on an on-going basis.
Our areas of focus for the year ahead are -