Blog: 2014

Big Data and housing part 1: What is Big Data?

by Jim Vine - on 12/05/2014

In part one of this short introductory series Jim Vine explains what is meant by Big Data and how this relates to the world of housing.

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Social value goes strategic

by Matt Leach - on 07/05/2014

As HACT's Chief Executive Matt Leach prepares to speak at this year's SROI Network Annual Conference in Milan in June, he reflects on how HACT's new Social Value Bank and partnering guide compares to other social value tools available to the market.

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If I were king for a day….

by Matt Leach - on 06/05/2014

HACT's Chief Executive Matt Leach was asked by sector magazine 24housing to produce a blog about the issues he would try to tackle should he become king for one day.

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Why I’ll be at House Party 2014

by Andrew Callaghan - on 29/04/2014

Andrew Callaghan, Intelligence and Impact Officer at Knightstone Housing Association comments on why he believes House Party offers an alternative to the standard conference circuit and every housing innovator should attend.

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The Future of Housing Tech Roundtable

by Richard Sage - on 29/04/2014

On Tuesday 22 March 2014 a group of people interested in tech in the UK housing sector gathered together at a roundtable facilitated and arranged by HACT and hosted by Paul Foster at Microsoft. Richard Sage of @BakedIdeas comments on the discussions and outcomes.

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Data with destiny

by Stuart Macdonald - on 31/03/2014

Stuart Macdonald from See Media says that after working with HACT on their 'Housing Big Data' project, there is huge untapped potential to be taken advantage of.

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Fresh thinking on social impact

by Lizzie Trotter - on 31/03/2014

HACT's Social Impact Measurement Adviser Lizzie Trotter comments on the big step forward HACT has made to social impact measurement in the UK housing sector.

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The return of the machine for living

by Matt Leach - on 24/03/2014

Data and advancing technology has the potential to dramatically improve the wellbeing of those living in social housing. HACT's Chief Executive Matt Leach comments in the latest edition of Housing Technology that HACT is at the forefront of some exciting developments.

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Platform for housing: doing it right once VS wrong many times

by Richard Sage - on 05/03/2014

A challenge to the sector from Richard Sage, an enterprise architect working in housing.

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It’s tough, so let’s get thinking

by John Coburn - on 26/02/2014

John Coburn, Networks Manager at HACT sets out the challenges facing the most disadvantaged neighbourhoods and asks the housing sector to be heard in the political battle ahead.

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