September 2015 Toggle

New London Walking Tour: King's Cross

Walking Tours, Saturday 12 September 2015

14:00-16:00 (registration from 13:45)

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.

Five Star Breakfast Talk: Hotel case studies

Free Breakfast Talk, Tuesday 15 September 2015

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

With a record 18.8 million foreign visitors to London last year, the capital's hotel sector is flourishing. This free NLA breakfast talk looked at innovative case studies of recent and current hotel schemes that are bringing fresh thinking to the London hotels sector, including Sea Containers House on the South Bank of the Thames and a new affordable hotel for artists and theatre groups in Wood Green.

City of London Model Talks with Peter Murray at the City Centre

Open House Model Talk, Saturday 19 September 2015

Talks will take place on Saturday 19 September & Sunday 20 September at 12noon & 14:00

Peter Murray will hold a number of talks around the 1:500 Pipers City of London Model.

New London Model Talks

Open House Model Talk, Saturday 19 September 2015

Talks will take place on Saturday 19 September & Sunday 20 September at 13:30 & 15:00

Join us for talks led by blue badge guides around NLA's interactive New London Model showing future plans for the city.

New London Walking Tour: Olympic Park

Walking Tours, Wednesday 23 September 2015

10:30-12:30 (registration from 10:15)

Discover London's latest architecture on the New London Walking Tours, now taking place twice a month! 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.

Croydon on Location

On Location, Wednesday 23 September 2015

14:00 – 20:00 (registration and lunch from 13:30)

With Tech City Croydon one of London's fastest growing TMT clusters, Boxpark opening up, and calls for the creation of an innovative new ‘Growth Zone', has Croydon's time finally come? Strategic plans are in place to deliver a £5.25bn regeneration programme for 23,600 new jobs and 8,300 new homes by 2031. So what is the vision for Croydon? And how is it perceived in the marketplace?

Why I design - powered by pechakucha

Pecha Kucha, Friday 25 September 2015

15:00 - 16:00 (registration from 14:30)

As part of the London Design Festival next week, NLA hosted an afternoon of quick-fire presentations at designjunction.

Workplace: Retaining London’s talent

Half-day Conference, Wednesday 30 September 2015

09:00-12:30 (Registration from 08:30)

In this current climate, cities are having to work harder to attract and retain fresh talent. Companies are increasingly recognising the importance of the workplace in attracting the most talented and innovative workers.

Inspiring Women

NLA Nights, Wednesday 30 September 2015

18:30 - 20:30 (registration from 18:30)

The first in a series of NLA events celebrating the role of women within the built environment industry.