September 2014 Toggle

Resilient City Planning London’s Infrastructure

RTPI London Centenary Series, Wednesday 3 September 2014

Free Evening Event, 18:30 - 20:30 (registration from 18:15)

London’s continued success as a place to live, work and visit depends fundamentally on its infrastructure. Significant growth is forecast over the next 20 years for a city which already at times appears near bursting at the seams. Changes in our climate, our economy and in technology and human behaviour present additional challenges for long-term infrastructure planning and delivery.

AJ Specification Live - Green Products

Technical Seminar , Thursday 4 September 2014

Technical Seminar 16:00 - 18:00 followed by drinks

Architects from Arup, Architype, Jerry Tate Architects, Barr Gazetas and BBM Sustainable Design will give their tips on green specification at the next AJ Specification Live

City of London On Location: Growth and change in the Square Mile

On Location, Friday 12 September 2014

09:00 - 17:00 (registration from 08:30)

The City of London is predicted to accommodate an additional 20,000 jobs, up to 75,000, by 2026. How is the Square Mile gearing up for this growth?

New London Walking Tour: Canary Wharf

Walking Tours, Saturday 13 September 2014

14:00 - 16:00 (meet at 13:45)

NEW LONDON WALKING TOURS Discover London's latest architecture on the New London Walking Tours. Explore how the capital's buildings and streetscapes are changing through a guided walking tour of one of six Central London quarters - each distinct in their character and history. Discover major new architectural landmarks alongside lighter touch interventions, and how these projects are being embedded into and are adding new dimensions to the fabric of the city's historic urban context.

Made in London - Powered by Pecha Kucha

Pecha Kucha, Wednesday 17 September 2014

18:30 - 20:30 (registration from 18:00) Pollard Thomas Edwards, Diespeker Wharf, 38 Graham Street, London N1 8JX

Join us and our special guest, Mark Dytham, Architect and Co-Founder of PechaKucha Nights, for an exciting evening of quick-fire presentations from some of London’s most dynamic architects, engineers and boroughs who have used London as a platform for innovation to provide for their fellow Londoners.

Garden Cities

Breakfast Talk , Friday 26 September 2014

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

This free NLA breakfast talk will hear from the winner and runner-up of the 2014 Wolfson Economics Prize, in which ideas were invited on how to deliver a new garden city which is visionary, economically viable and popular.

What do commercial occupiers want from the London market?

, Tuesday 30 September 2014

Half-day Conference 09:00 - 12:30 (registration from 08:30)

This NLA half-day conference will bring together key developers, occupiers, architects and agents to examine the future of London’s workplace and exactly what it is that the occupier of tomorrow wants and needs.