The Olympics: A catalyst for urban renewal?

Friday 29 July 2016

08:30 – 09:30 (Registration from 08:00)

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

Olympic Park © LDA Design

With the London Olympics now 4 years behind us, the Rio Olympics fast approaching, and plans well underway for the Tokyo Olympics, we examine the legacy of these projects and discuss the potential of the Olympics for unlocking major regeneration within global cities.

How successful has the London Olympics been in driving regeneration in East London? What lessons can we take from this to help Rio in their post-Olympic planning, and Tokyo in their Olympic planning?

Jason Prior, the man behind the masterplan for both London and Rio, will be joined by a panel of experts in this free NLA breakfast talk, taking place just a week before the Rio Opening Ceremony.

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Jason Prior, independant consultant, formerly Chief Executive, AECOM
Rosanna Lawes, Executive Director of Development, London Legacy Development Corporation
Kay Hughes
, Director, Khaa
Shaun Dawson
, Chief Executive, LVRPA
Dominic Grace, Head of London Residential Development, Savills
Paul Reynolds, Principal Landscape Architect, Atkins
Peter Murray, Chairman, New London Architecture (Chair)

 

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This event is free to attend but registration is essential - click here to register

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