Urban Update February 14, 2020 | Urban design update Urban Planning


Transport for new houses

Forum for historic towns and villages

Character, quality & design in neighborhood planning and beyond
Thursday February 27, 2020, Kellogg College, Oxford

  • introduction
    Louise Thomas, HTVF director
  • Neighborhood planning & design quality history so far
    Jeff Bishop & Georgina Perry, Place Studio
  • Design support in neighborhood maps – the new Locality Toolkit
    Ben Castell, director, AECOM
  • Heritage planning: the new National Trust Toolkit
    Dave Chetwyn, director of Urban Vision Enterprise
  • Successful community-led policy making in historical settings:
    Rob Lloyd-Sweet, Historic Places Advisor, Historic England
  • Distinctly local – reaction to the government’s “Build better, build beautiful” campaign
    Simon Bayliss, managing partner, HTA Design
  • Introduction to the workshop: defining the essential criteria for a design code, including visiting Norham Road on site,
    Louise Thomas, HTVF
  • From local character to sample books and design guidelines
    Richard Eastham, Feria Urbanism

Connected cities

Connected cities – subway of the railways

March 30

Frequent rail services everywhere enable sustainable development where active travel and public transport are the norm.

Speakers include:

  • Sir Peter Hendy, Chairman of Network Rail
  • Martin Tugwell, President, CIHT
  • James Harris, RTPI
  • Richard Simmons, CPRE
  • Jenny Raggett, transportation for new homes
  • Stephen Pauling, Midlands Connect
  • Simon Elliott, transportation for Greater Manchester
  • Nicholas Falk, URBED
  • David Biggs, Network Rail Property
  • Martin Chatfield, Thameslink (TBC)
  • Andreas Markides, former president, CIHT


The Heritage Alliance – Heritage Day – February 26th

Urban design London

Modeling for all modes

Academy for urban development

Cities on the water

March 6 – Limerick


3-5 March

Institution of the Chartered Foresters

Trees, people and the built environment

22-23rd April – Birmingham

Center for cities

Bourgeois voice

Public Day

June 20, 2020

Future of London

Good Homes Alliance

Net zero housing solutions

March 18, 2020, 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Kent design

Introduction to apartment types and terms of office

February 28th

Public realm, roads and highways

March 13

Design Brighton


Buckinghamshire Oxfordshire Berkshire Milton Keynes

Oxford Brookes

landscape Institute

Landscape and local convention
Birmingham, 2-3 July 2020

London living streets

Nottingham Urban Room

National Design Guide

Tuesday February 25, 2020

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Association of regional urban design officers

Place alliance

Royal Urban Planning Institute

Climate emergency – what’s next with Britain?

27th of February

Transport Planning Society

Low-carbon planning – possible or funky? Swindon March 26, 2020

Thursday, March 26, 2020 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Museum of walking

The walks last until February

Healthy city design 2019

Design for utopia or dystopia?

People and planetary health at a crossroads

Selection of presentations for download

Connected cities

Connected cities – subway of the railways

March 30


Future roads 2020

A better balance between people and vehicles

February 27, 2020 Arup, 8 Fitzroy Square, W1T 4BQ London

£ 50 discount for UDG members

Enter code URBANFS2020 for the discount Here The ticket costs only £ 125 plus VAT.

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