Public Realm in London - ideas for the future

Tuesday 12 December 2017

18:30-20:30

NLA Galleries, The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London, WC1E 7BT

Free - Click here to register Go!

Fitzroy Place © Hufton+Crow

Fitzroy Place © Hufton+Crow

Fitzroy Place © Hufton+Crow

As London’s population grows, the city’s public realm is under increasing pressure to work harder to serve a greater mix of users and support urban resilience. From large scale city-wide schemes to small local interventions, London’s public spaces are undergoing great change.

In this free NLA event powered by PechaKucha, we hear from a range of industry experts on their ideas for the future of London’s public realm.
 
How will technology affect how people interact with public spaces? With changing transport trends, how will London’s streets and roads, which make up 80% of London’s public spaces, transform to support a greater mix of uses? How can the capital celebrate and better utilise its blue spaces, improving reservoirs, rivers and canal-side places?

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Dan Burr, Partner, Sheppard Robson 
Garry Colligan,
Principal Urban Design Advisor, Oxford Street Transformation, TfL
Kate Digney,
Associate Director, Head of Landscape, Levitt Bernstein 
Polly Plunket-Checkemian, 
Property Management Director, Broadgate Estates (chair)
Carmen Martinez, Urban Designer, Broadway Malyan 
 
Further speakers to be announced… 

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This event is free to attend but registration is essential - click here to register

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If you experience any issues whilst making a booking please contact Katharine Rankin or call 020 7636 4044 

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