With development around King’s Cross Central steadily taking shape, Google announcing the move of their UK headquarters, and proposals for the arrival of HS2 at Euston, this NLA ‘on location’ event examined the future shape of this rapidly changing area of the capital.
08:30-09:00 Registration and breakfast
09:00-12:45 Morning conference
Hear from Camden Council, Argent LLP, Google and HS2, alongside other key developers, businesses and masterplanners, who will examine current development activity in King’s Cross and Euston, the changing occupier mix and growth of knowledge and technology industries, and the future opportunities this presents for property development and investment the area.
12:45-13:45 Networking lunch
13:45-17:00 Tour of King’s Cross
All delegates will be given a guided tour of the King's Cross area, led by Argent LLP, and with support from Bennetts Associates Architects, Hoare Lea, PRP Architects, Stanton Williams, and Townsend Landscape Architects.
Cllr Valerie Leach, Cabinet Member for Regeneration and Growth, LB Camden
Joe Borrett, Real Estate & Construction, Google
Michael Colella, HS2 Interface Lead Sponsor, Transport for London
Robert Evans, Partner, Argent LLP
Simon Allford, Director, AHMM Architects
Patrick Gulliver, Vice President, Head of Economic Development, AECOM
Philip Hobley, Proprietary Partner, Head of West End Office Agency, Knight Frank
Gerry Hughes, Senior Director, GVA
Clinton Leeks, Director of External and Parliamentary Relations, HS2
Ed Watson, Assistant Director Regeneration and Planning, LB Camden
Peter Bill, Columnist, Evening Standard & Estates Gazette (Chair)