Beyond London boundaries: growth in the wider South East

Thursday 28 June 2018

09:00-13:00

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

Tickets £169+VAT (Members discounted) Go!

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London and the Wider South-East region accommodate one third of the population of England, and the growth projected for the next decades will mean the provision of millions of additional new homes, infrastructure and jobs.

London’s growth is not happening in isolation, and the deep connections with the Wider South East region need to be taken into account when planning for growth.

Do we have the planning tools to plan for regional growth without a regional plan? What are the key infrastructure that will be able to unlock further growth? How does London collaborate effectively with its neighbours to share benefit across the region? What can we learn from different models of growth? How do we make sure quality is as important as quantity?

This NLA half day conference in association with Design South East discusses how London and the South East are increasingly in need of each other to accommodate growth and deliver quality places. How can we plan for major infrastructures, economic growth and meet housing needs across the Wider South East?

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Sadie Morgan, Founding director, dRMM Architects; Deputy Chair, Thames Estuary 2050 Growth Commission
Darren Richards, Strategic Planning Manager of the Growth Strategies, GLA
Barbara Cooper, Corporate Director of Growth, Environment and Transport, Kent County Council 
Chris Lamb, Director, Design South East (Chair)
Patrick Clarke, Director Design, Planning & Economics, AECOM
Gill Steward, Chief Executive, LB Bexley 
Martin Ivatt, Senior Urban Design Consultant, Essex County Council
Alexander Jan, Director, City Economics, Arup  
Jennifer Ross, Director, Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design
David Tittle, Head of Design Advice, Design South East
Max Camplin, Director, Head of London, becg

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Ticket Cost £169 +VAT - Click here to book

NLA members and partners are entitled to free and discounted tickets at NLA half-day conferences. If you are a member or partner and are unsure how to make use of your membership in this way or you would like to become a member and discuss membership options, please contact Aurelia Amanitis or call 0207 636 4044.

If you experience any issues whilst making a booking please contact Corinne Stone or call 020 7636 4044.

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