Events


     2017     

Create Boulevards: Discussion & Exhibition of Mini-Charrette Proposals

 June 30th, 2017 @ 6:00pm

 The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6EJ. More details here.

 Exhibition from 17:30. Discussion from 18:00

Kindly hosted by Alan Baxter Associates. More details here.

 

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What should planning be like in 2040: planning for everybody or planning with everybody?

 February 22nd, 2017 @ 5:30pm – 8:00pm

 TCPA, 17 Carlton House Terrace, St. James's, London SW1Y 5AS

 Create Streets & TCPA Event with Speakers, including Ben Page (CEO, Ipsos MORI), Dr Hugh Ellis (Head of Policy, TCPA), Nicholas Boys Smith (Director, Create Streets) and Liane Hartley (Director, Mend & founder of Urbanistas)

Kindly hosted by the TCPA


2016

Paddington Pole Competition: Exhibition & Awards Ceremony

 July 18th, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

 St Mary's Church Paddington,  1LG, St Mary's Square, London W2

Judges from the local community presented prizes on 18th July to celebrate the winning and commended designs; with a mini-exhibition and awards presented by Sir Simon Jenkins.

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Heart in the Right Street: Launch of our report

 June 9th, 2016 @ 10:00 am

 Legatum Institute, 11 Charles Street, London, W1J 5DW + Google Map

Our new report into associations between built form and wellbeing has already featured in The Economist and The FT.

9th June 2016. Very kindly hosted by the Legatum Institute as part of the wider discussion: Homes Not Houses: Putting Wellbeing First. You can buy a copy of the book here.

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Round table on Create Streets Economics of Place project

 March 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am

 RSA, 8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ

Nicholas Boys Smith, Director of Create Streets, and Alessandro Venerandi, research project lead, will be setting out their research.

Kindly hosted by the RSA and member of Create Streets network and fellow of the RSA Jonathan Schifferes.

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Manifesto breakfast launch event: a direct planning revolution for London?

 March 8, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

 Instinctif Partners, 65 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7NQ

 Nicholas Boys Smith sets out the analysis underlying the manifesto and its key components, with responses from experienced designers, developers and planners as part of a wider discussion.
Kindly hosted by Instinctif Partner.


2015

Mount Pleasant: old problem or new solution?

 September 17, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

 Alan Baxter Associates, 75 Cowcross St, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 6EL + Google Map

With  Edward Denison (Mount Pleasant Association, Alexandra Steed (Mount Pleasant Association and Urban Design), Francis Terry (Architect), John Spence (Architect - calfordseaden), Richard Maxwell (Surveyor - Carter Jonas), Professor Peter Rees (Former head of planning at the City of London), Nick Perry (Reclaim London and the Hackney Society), Cllr Sue Vincent (Camden Council), Michael Ball…

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Mayoral discussion: London needs to build the right housing not just more housing

 June 4, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 Legatum Institute, 11 Charles Street  London, W1J 5DW + Google Map

With mayoral candidates Rt Hon David Lammy and Ivan Massow, Professor Yolande Barnes (Global Head of Research, Savills), Toby Lloyd (Head of Policy, Shelter). Moderated by Evan Davis. Kindly hosted by The Legatum Foundation

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Mapping wellbeing: Is beauty subjective?

 June 1, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 Legatum Institute, 11 Charles Street, London, W1J 5DW + Google Map

A seminar with Dr Yodan Rofe. Attendees included leading urban designer, Paul Murrain, Dr Jonathan Roken (UCL) and Anna Rose (Space Syntax) as well as many others. Kindly hosted by The Legatum Institute

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Can streets solve the London housing crisis?

 February 10, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

 Alan Baxter Associates, 75 Cowcross St, Clerkenwell , London, EC1M 6EL + Google Map

 With Yolande Barnes (Savills), Ben Derbyshire (HTA Design) Max Farrell (Farrells), Paul Murrain (Create Streets)
Kindly hosted by Alan Baxter Associates and sponsored by calfordseaden