December 2016 Toggle

Made in London: Industrial land and the future of manufacturing 

Free Breakfast Talk, Friday 2 December 2016

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

With 500 hectares of industrial land having been lost to housing in the past five years and permitted development rights putting the remaining 6950 hectares under threat, we are witnessing an unprecedented pressure on space for those integral cogs that make London function. With advances in technology and the streamlining of processes, industry and manufacturing need no longer be banished to the peripheries of the M25.

NY-LON Simultaneous Seminars: #10 New working neighbourhoods - LONDON

NY-LON, Wednesday 7 December 2016

13:30-15:30

New working districts are evolving in major cities across the world, with hubs of talent and creativity taking shape beyond the center. How are the global cities, New York and London, transforming their neighbourhoods to accommodate new ways of working?

NY-LON Simultaneous Seminars: #10 New working neighbourhoods - NEW YORK

NY-LON, Wednesday 7 December 2016

08:30-10:30

New working districts are evolving in major cities across the world, with hubs of talent and creativity taking shape beyond the center. How are the global cities, New York and London, transforming their neighbourhoods to accommodate new ways of working?

Where do you work?

Free Event, Friday 9 December 2016

13:15-13:45

During this, the final talk in our 'Working Through Lunch' series, we will explore the nature, location and variety of work areas across the capital. Where do Londoners work? Which areas of the capital are expecting change from work to other uses? Where will we work in the future?

New London Neighbourhood Tour - King's Cross St Pancras

Walking Tours, Saturday 10 December 2016

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

The dramatic renewal of this key two-station transport hub kick-started the transformation of 67acres of old railway and industrial land behind, now known as King’s Cross Central.

NextGen: Capital Ideas! for working in London

Pecha Kucha, Monday 12 December 2016

18:30-20:30

London’s next generation present their Capital Ideas! for the future of work in London, responding with realistic but innovative solutions to the set of recommendations to come out of the Insight Study. From integrating workspaces within transport infrastructure to new building typologies, how will the industry’s fresh talent build for the future?

Lunchtime talk with Julie Leonard - A Digital Artist’s View of Crossrail

Free Event, Friday 16 December 2016

13:15-13:45

Join artist Julie Leonard for a special lunchtime talk and curator-led tour of ‘ABOVE AND BELOW THE LINE: A Digital Artist’s View of Crossrail’.