October 2017 Toggle

After the Garden Bridge - the future for innovative infrastructure

Breakfast Talk , Friday 6 October 2017

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

What is the future of the procurement of new projects inspired by individual, groups or even Mayoral initiatives? In her report on the Garden Bridge Margaret Hodge MP said that the Mayor should be able to promote “grandes oeuvres” - how do we ensure that London can produce exciting projects which benefit the city?

London's Towns events programme

Programme of events

The London’s Towns events series will delve deeper into some of the key issues affecting the growth of the capital’s outer centres.

Croydon: Growth zone to culture hub

On Location, Thursday 12 October 2017

14:00 – 19:30 (lunch from 13:00)

The first of the Mayor’s Growth Zones, the London Borough of Croydon is currently experiencing £350 million worth of investment across 39 key projects, from schools to transport to business support.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 13 October 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Covent Garden

Walking Tours, Saturday 14 October 2017

14:00-16:00

A new walk for 2017, join NLA as we explore one of London’s most exciting and densely populated residential, retail and office neighbourhoods, anchored around one of London’s most visited sites, Covent Garden Market.

NextGen Speed Mentoring

NLA evening event, part of the NLA NextGen programme, Tuesday 17 October 2017

18:00-21:00

The built environment’s next generation of talent will come together with more established professionals for a night of encouragement and inspiration, creating an opportunity to discuss a particular challenge or seek career advice.

Bloomsbury Festival at NLA

Festival , Wednesday 18 October 2017

– Sunday 22 October 2017

Visit NLA during the Bloomsbury Festival for an exciting programme of family events, storytelling and model talks. All events are free, no booking required!

NLA Programme on the London Stand at MIPIM UK

MIPIM UK

18 - 19 October 2017

Join the NLA team on the London Stand at MIPIM UK. Alongside an exhibition showcasing London’s best development opportunities, the dedicated London stage hosts an NLA-curated programme of talks. Need-to-know topics will follow the themes of the wider MIPIM UK programme including devolution and funding growth; latest ideas for housing delivery and the future workplace; the Mayor's Good Growth strategy and the new London Plan; as well as key development and investment opportunities across the capital.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 20 October 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Shoreditch

Walking Tours, Wednesday 25 October 2017

10:30-12:30

A new walk for 2017, join NLA as we explore Shoreditch, London’s creative urban neighbourhood with an ever-changing supply of start-ups, independent cafes, event spaces and pop-up retail. Discover an area of east London undergoing unprecedented transformation through infrastructure, innovation and mixed-use development.

Free London Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 27 October 2017

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Work/in London: Can we mix resi with productive workplaces?

Half-day Conference, Tuesday 31 October 2017

09:00-12:30

London’s built fabric has to work harder than ever to support the capital’s many varied needs – from housing and leisure to workplaces and servicing, all within a constrained footprint. The importance of securing London’s economy has never been more apparent, so how do we ensure adequate provision of workplaces?