11 Dec 2009

London 2012: raising the bar for London’s future development

In a full-day event at NLA, key players from the ODA, LOCOG and the newly formed Olympic Park Legacy Company spoke together for the first time about the current progress of the Olympic Park and development opportunities it will bring to this area of London.

10 Dec 2009

Waterfront London: City East

East London’s waterways were the focus of a half-day conference this morning, with speakers including Ros Dunn, Chief Executive of the Thames Gateway London Partnership; Mark Bensted, Regeneration Director at British Waterways; John Letherland, Partner at Farrells; and Stephen Oakes, Director of Development at the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation.

4 Dec 2009

The greatest election in a generation?

Next year could see the second change in government for 31 years, and if the general election falls on the 6th May 2010, as is the current bet, it will be the first time that local and national elections have fallen on the same day.

25 Nov 2009

Then and Now: London's Healthcare Buildings

This morning John Allan of Avanti Architects and Paul Monoghan of AHMM presented two exemplary 20th and 21st century healthcare buildings at a busy NLA breakfast talk.

17 Nov 2009

Capital Health

This month, NLA focuses on the topic of Healthcare. For our first event, we invited a series of industry experts to present and debate the issues facing London’s healthcare buildings in a half-day conference: ‘Capital Health’.

6 Nov 2009

'NLA on Location' in the City of London

On Thursday, NLA relocated to the Guildhall in the City of London, for the first ‘NLA on Location’, a new series of full-day events that include a morning conference, a networking lunch and an afternoon of building tours.

27 Oct 2009

Sir Simon Milton launches the Vauxhall Nine Elms Battersea Opportunity Area Planning Framework at NLA

This morning Sir Simon Milton, Deputy Mayor, launched the Vauxhall Nine Elms Battersea Opportunity Area Planning Framework at NLA.

20 Oct 2009

Crossrail: Impact and Opportunity

Keith Berryman, Director of Land and Property at Crossrail, gave the keynote speech at NLA’s half-day infrastructure conference looking at the impacts and opportunities presented by Crossrail.

19 Oct 2009

Maggie's Centre wins the Stirling Prize

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners has won the coveted 2009 RIBA Stirling Prize with their Maggie's Centre in west London.

15 Oct 2009

NLA Nights: The Boroughs 'Our Patch'

Following on from the success of our 'Two Minute Talk' event in August in which architects and practitioners were asked to speak on the topic of 'What Should London be Made of?', October's NLA Nights event invited the London boroughs to speak for an extended three minutes each on what makes them unique, to an audience of NLA supporters and their guests.