July 2018 Toggle

Estate Regeneration: empowering communities

Working Group , Tuesday 3 July 2018

Invitation only

Examining the future of one of London’s most vital infrastructures – public housing estates – this think tank will discuss the future of community engagement and the role this will play in creating successful regeneration projects going forward.

Knowledge Capital: spaces for innovation

Lunchtime Talk, Friday 6 July 2018

13:15-13:45

A detailed focus on current and future transformations in research and innovation facilities and the effect on the wider regeneration of their area. Hear from key stakeholders on updates to major innovation and research institutions across the capital.

NLA Study Tour: Compact Living - Town Flats

NLA Members Event, Tuesday 10 July 2018

08:30-09:45

The housing shortage is one of the biggest crises facing this generation. Compact living is a lifestyle choice for those who prioritise a central location over space, and it is already an important part of the mix in global cities like New York, Hong Kong and Tokyo.

How can businesses contribute to London’s clean air?

Lunchtime Talk, Wednesday 11 July 2018

12:30-13:00

Air quality is one of the capital’s most pressing challenges, with current pollution levels contributing to over 9,000 early deaths each year. The Mayor, boroughs, business improvement districts, individual businesses and communities are all taking action to improve the air we breathe. But there is still much more to be done.

Store Street Social

, Friday 13 July 2018

at The Building Centre from 5:30pm

Join us on Fridays from 5:30pm throughout Summer at our new Barista Bar and enjoy end of the week drinks and conversation. The Gentlemen Baristas, The Building Centre and New London Architecture have joined forces to host Store Street Social with drinks, snacks and live music.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Shoreditch

Walking Tours, Saturday 14 July 2018

14:00-16:00

Join NLA as we explore Shoreditch, London’s creative urban neighbourhood with an ever-changing supply of start-ups, independent cafes, event spaces and pop-up retail. Discover an area of east London undergoing unprecedented transformation through infrastructure, innovation and mixed-use development.

Commercial update – what workers want

Half-day Conference, Tuesday 17 July 2018

09:00-12:30

With disruption abounding – from continued uncertainty around Brexit, new ways of working, and new locations of commercial activity – how are we developing the commercial offer to continue to attract and retain businesses?

New ideas for transport: how London will move in the future?

Free Pecha Kucha, Wednesday 18 July 2018

18:30-20:30

Innovation in transport is happening in global cities all over the world, from human-carrying drones in Dubai, to an experimental high-tech new district in Toronto, but what is transforming London’s mobility and what new ideas are reshaping how we think about transport in the capital?

Store Street Social

, Friday 20 July 2018

at The Building Centre from 5:30pm

Join us on Fridays from 5:30pm throughout Summer at our new Barista Bar and enjoy end of the week drinks and conversation. The Gentlemen Baristas, The Building Centre and New London Architecture have joined forces to host Store Street Social with drinks, snacks and live music.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 20 July 2018

12:30-13:00

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

APPG – Is it time to re-think the GreenBelt?

APPG for London’s Planning and Built Environment, Monday 23 July 2018

16.00-18.00

New London Neighbourhood Tour - King's Cross

Walking Tours, Wednesday 25 July 2018

10:30-12:30

The dramatic renewal of this key two-station transport hub kick-started the regeneration of King’s Cross Central, 67acres of old railway and industrial land being transformed into a vibrant new neighbourhood for living, working, learning and play.

Spiritland Talks: Tom Dixon

Spiritland Talks, Thursday 26 July 2018

18:00-22:00

Leading designers discuss their work between playing their favourite tracks: Tom Dixon, Sadie Morgan and Michel Mossessian will talk about the ideas that have guided them and how music has inspired them.

Natural Cities: can London become the ‘greenest global city’?

Breakfast Talk , Friday 27 July 2018

08:30-09:30

By making London one of the greenest cities on earth, the Mayor of London launched the ambition to declare the capital as the world’s first National Park City by 2019. With a focus on green infrastructure, green spaces, and protection of wildlife the proposal aims to have huge beneficial effects for Londoners, improving air quality and focusing on wellbeing for all.

Store Street Social

, Friday 27 July 2018

at The Building Centre from 5:30pm

Join us on Fridays from 5:30pm throughout Summer at our new Barista Bar and enjoy end of the week drinks and conversation. The Gentlemen Baristas, The Building Centre and New London Architecture have joined forces to host Store Street Social with drinks, snacks and live music.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 27 July 2018

12:30-13:00

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.