Annual London Tall Buildings Survey 2018 – Report launch

Breakfast Talk , Wednesday 18 April 2018

08:30-10:30

New London Architecture presents the fifth Annual Tall Buildings Survey 2018, with research partners GL Hearn, and data provided by EG. In this talk we will discuss the latest tall buildings’ figures published in the NLA Annual London Tall Buildings Survey 2018.

Don’t Move, Improve! Winners present…Pop Up Ute

Free Event, Friday 20 April 2018

13:15-13:45

Adrian Friend from Friend and Company Architects present his award-winning Pop Up Ute project — a colourful up-cycled addition to an industrial heritage site, made from a kit of lightweight parts that showcases the latest circular economy techniques and manufactured assembly processes.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 20 April 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.

Reimagining 60s London

Free Breakfast Talk, Friday 20 April 2018

08:30-09:30 (registration from 8:00)

Focusing on the reuse of buildings originally created in the 1960s, this breakfast talk explores the recent work behind two well-known London icons – the Smithson’s Economist Building and Seifert’s Centre Point – to see how interventions have refreshed these structures for modern lifestyles. Examining these two case studies, we will hear from key project team members on how the amendments were conceived and delivered.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Elephant & Castle

Walking Tours, Wednesday 25 April 2018

10:30-12:30

Join us for this special walking tour of the area between Borough and the reconfigured Elephant and Castle gyratory - a unique part of Zone 1, quickly emerging as a central London residential hotspot.

NLA Nights at Roca London Gallery's ‘Timber Rising’ exhibition

NLA Nights, Thursday 26 April 2018

18:30-20:30 (with speeches at 19:00)

NLA Members are invited to an NLA Nights at Roca London Gallery to view the new Timber Rising exhibition for drinks and networking with short speeches from NLA and the exhibition curators, Eva Woode (Studio Woode) and Clare Farrow.

Tall buildings in London - how many is too many?

Breakfast Talk , Friday 27 April 2018

08:30-09:30

With over 500 tall buildings in London’s pipeline, how do we know they are responding to the right needs of a growing city?

Women’s Literacy and Healthcare Centre in Bangladesh Lunchtime Talk

Lunchtime Talk, Friday 27 April 2018

13:15-13:45

Hear from Co-founder and Trustee of the Mannan Foundation Trust, Tumpa Husna Yasmin Fellows, on this community-led project in a remote village of Bangladesh, further exploring the exhibition currently on display in the NLA galleries.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 27 April 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.

Don’t Move, Improve! Design Surgeries

Free Event, Saturday 28 April 2018

10:30-13:30

Don’t Move, Improve! Design Surgeries offer FREE advice and inspiration to Londoners looking to extend their homes.

APPG for London’s Planning and Built Environment

, Monday 30 April 2018

18:00-20:00

In this meeting NLA and GL Hearn’s planning team will present the findings of the NLA’s Annual London Tall Buildings Survey and we will hear the response from MPs on what the growing pipeline of tall buildings means for their constituencies.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 4 May 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.

Knowledge Capital: London’s health and education estates

Half-day Conference, Thursday 10 May 2018

09:00-13:00

Half-day conference, exploring the transformation of London’s education and health estate, major campus expansions, relocations and reconfigurations.

NLA's Big Quiz!

Charity Quiz, Thursday 10 May 2018

18:15 - 21:30 (arrivals from 18:00)

NLA’s Big Quiz is back! Get ready to test your knowledge of London’s history, cycling and current affairs, and be in with the chance of winning some excellent prizes.

VeloCity: connecting Cambridge and Oxford

Lunchtime Talk, Friday 11 May 2018

13:15-13:45

A re-imagining of the village for the 21st century, focusing on six villages situated close to the Oxford to Cambridge rail link, connecting two major Knowledge centres.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 11 May 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.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Walking Tours, Saturday 12 May 2018

14:00-16:00

Following the huge success of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and surrounding areas now continue to grow as one of London’s newest neighbourhoods, adapting the sustainable legacy of the park's buildings and transport links to meet future needs.

Inspiring Women Speed Mentoring & Networking Drinks

NLA Evening Event, Tuesday 15 May 2018

18:00-21:00

Bringing together the built environment’s younger talent with more established professionals for a night of encouragement and inspiration, this event provides the opportunity to discuss a particular challenge, seek career advice and network with professional from across the built environment industry — both men and women are welcome!