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New London Neighbourhood Tour - Victoria

Walking Tours, Saturday 8 July 2017

14:00-16:00

Book-ended by Buckingham Palace to the west and Westminster Abbey to the east, Victoria is a truly unique neighborhood, experiencing unprecedented new developments and rebuilds.

London: Design Capital Powered by PechaKucha

Pecha Kucha, Tuesday 11 July 2017

18:30-20:30

Where are London based consultancies working? What kind of projects are they delivering? What innovations and new technologies are being developed for use at a global scale?

Are space standards limiting London’s housing supply?

Free Breakfast Talk, Friday 14 July 2017

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

The diversity of London’s housing stock must respond to the diversity of the Londoners it aims to serve. But are we building homes at the right shapes and sizes or are we bound by policies that don’t reflect the flexibility of those who live here?

Smart London: How can technology inform city shaping?

Half-day Conference, Wednesday 19 July 2017

09:00-13:00

Following on from NLA’s Big Debate on the London Plan in January, this half day conference will ask: Should the use of digital planning form part of the next London Plan?

From Wasteland to Playground: Lee Valley Regional Park at 50

Soapbox talk , Friday 21 July 2017

13:15-13:45

Free lunchtime talk from the curators of ‘From Wasteland to Playground: Lee Valley Regional Park at 50’, a new exhibition charting the transformation of a neglected, polluted and abandoned industrial corridor into one of the UK’s premier sport, leisure and nature destinations, attracting 7 million visits a year.

Summer Academy for Young People: Architecture, Planning and Design

24-28 July, 10:30-16:00

If you’re considering pursuing a career in architecture or planning, are interested in the construction industry or just want to find out more about how to have a voice in your city then New London Architecture’s Summer Academy is where you need to be this July.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - West End

Walking Tours, Wednesday 26 July 2017

10:30-12:30

World famous for its theatres, retail and night life, discover London’s West End as it undergoes massive transformation and new placemaking projects.

Inspiring Women Speed Mentoring

NLA Members Event, Monday 31 July 2017

18:00-21:00

This event forms part of NLA’s Inspiring Women initiative, bringing together the built environment’s younger talent with more established professionals for a night of encouragement and inspiration, creating an opportunity to discuss a particular challenge or seek career advice.