The NLA Programme

NLA’s year-round programme examines all sectors of London’s built environment from housing to commercial development, regeneration to infrastructure, as well as major areas of opportunity across the capital.

A carefully curated mix of research, events and exhibitions provides comprehensive coverage of the issues affecting London’s changing physical environment.

Click here to see our quarterly programme September to December 2017

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Haringey: The next chapter

On Location, Thursday 21 September 2017

12:30-18:30

NLA visits Haringey for an in-depth look at upcoming development across the borough, hearing from the Leader of the Council and Director of Regeneration, Planning and Development.

Where Design Meets London - designjunction

Festival , Friday 22 September 2017

16:00-16:50

NLA presents Where Design Meets London, exploring how new design concepts and smart ideas are transforming London’s urban environment, chaired by Director Catherine Staniland.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 22 September 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Innovation in London’s Health Buildings

Breakfast Talk , Friday 22 September 2017

08:30 - 09:30 (Registration from 08:00)

As the capital’s population continues to grow, the need for good quality, safe and innovative care facilities increases.

King's Cross Architectural Walking Tour - designjunction

Festival , Saturday 23 September 2017

14:00-16:00

NLA Nights at White Collar Factory

NLA Members Event, Monday 25 September 2017

18.30-20.30

Join NLA, Derwent, AECOM, AKT II, Arup and Jackson Coles for an evening of drinks and networking at the next NLA Nights at White Collar Factory.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Holborn

Walking Tours, Wednesday 27 September 2017

10:30-12:30

Discover this rich slice of London as it gears up for the changes that Crossrail will bring in 2018, offering a diverse neighborhood mix of retail, residential and workspace use.

Long Life, Loose Fit, Low Energy: building today our future heritage

Breakfast Talk , Friday 29 September 2017

08:30-09:30 (Registration from 08:00)

Can we design buildings with the ability to adapt to future social and technological changes? Can we make architecture with the ability to flex and last?

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 29 September 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Don’t Move, Improve! Design Surgeries

Open Day , Saturday 30 September 2017

10:30-13:30

Thinking of extending your home and looking for inspiration and tips on how to get started? Join us on Saturday 30 September for a day of free one-to-one architect consultations.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 6 October 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Croydon: Growth zone to culture hub

On Location, Thursday 12 October 2017

14:00 – 19:30 (registration from 13:30)

The first of the Mayor’s Growth Zones, the London Borough of Croydon is currently experiencing £350 million worth of investment across 39 key projects, from schools to transport to business support.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 13 October 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Covent Garden

Walking Tours, Saturday 14 October 2017

14:00-16:00

A new walk for 2017, join NLA as we explore one of London’s most exciting and densely populated residential, retail and office neighbourhoods, anchored around one of London’s most visited sites, Covent Garden Market.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 20 October 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Shoreditch

Walking Tours, Wednesday 25 October 2017

10:30-12:30

A new walk for 2017, join NLA as we explore one of London’s most exciting and densely populated residential, retail and office neighbourhoods, anchored around one of London’s most visited sites, Covent Garden Market.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 27 October 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Work/in London: Can we mix resi with productive workplaces?

Half-day Conference, Tuesday 31 October 2017

09:00-12:30

London’s built fabric has to work harder than ever to support the capital’s many varied needs – from housing and leisure to workplaces and servicing, all within a constrained footprint. The importance of securing London’s economy has never been more apparent, so how do we ensure adequate provision of workplaces?

The changing face of the City of London

On Location, Wednesday 1 November 2017

09:00–18:00

NLA’s annual City of London event at the Guildhall will examine the future for development and infrastructure in the City of London. What does the City of London Corporation need to do to make sure that the City remains the world’s top financial and business centre? What impact is the political uncertainty of major recent events such as Brexit and the General Election having on current occupiers?

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 3 November 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 10 November 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 17 November 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 24 November 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.