Past UDG Events


The Urban Design Group holds regular events in London at The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, EC1M 6EM unless otherwsie stated. There are usually one or two per month and are open to the general public as well as members.



The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Thu, 28/11/2019 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
London Living Streets and the Urban Design Group , in conjunction with Transport for London, invite you to a half-day conference to discuss the Central London Walking Network. The event...
Gustav Tuck Lecture Theatre, University College London, Wilkins Building (Main Building), Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT
Thu, 14/11/2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Kevin Lynch Memorial Lecture with Professor Kate Jeffery What Neuroscience can tell us about our sense of place, and sense of direction Kevin Lynch is known for his pioneering work on mental...
Perkins and Will Suite 2 10, Whitechapel High St, London E1 8QS
Wed, 16/10/2019 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
An evening event to discuss the concept of resilience, the new British Standard BS 67000:2019 City resilience (guide), and how urban design and engineering needs to evolve to meet the challenges to...
JTP, Unit 5, The Rum Warehouse, Pennington Street, London E1W 2AP
Wed, 16/10/2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  The Academy of Urbanism and Urban Design Group are pleased to bring this special talk to London, kindly hosted at the offices of JTP. Drawing upon an extensive portfolio of hundreds of built...
Loxley House, Nottingham NG2 3NG
Wed, 09/10/2019 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
The issue of empty shops and the high street decay is affecting villages,, towns and cities across the UK. Can urban designers come up with innovative, creative strategies that contribute to...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 02/10/2019 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Nantes? Why Nantes? The UDG visit to Nantes and the adjacent St Nazaire in April this year, showed that there are many reasons to travel to the Loire estuary. Previously an industrial city and an...
Glenn Howells Architects, 321 Bradford Street, Birmingham, B5 6ET
Thu, 26/09/2019 - 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Simon Delahunty-Forrest talks jam butties Urban DesignFest, our traditional warm up to Conference is always an informal evening designed to inspire, create sparks, entertain - and it certainly...
Glenn Howells Architects, 321 Bradford Street, Birmingham, B5 6ET
Thu, 26/09/2019 - 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Agenda  1. Apologies for absence 2. Approval of the Minutes of the 2018 AGM held on Friday 21 September 2018 in Winchester 3. Annual report and accounts 2018-2019 + Review of Year and Future...
Millenium Point, Curzon Street, B4 7AP, Birmingham
Thu, 26/09/2019 - 2:30pm - Sat, 28/09/2019 - 12:30pm
Making People Friendly Places Job-essential conference theme  40 presenters -  latest ideas, best practice, commercial viability Ultra low-cost tickets for Local Authorites and Public...
Glenn Howells Architects, 321 Bradford Street, Birmingham, B5 6ET
Thu, 26/09/2019 - 2:30pm - 5:30pm
  An afternoon workshop chaired by Luke Hillson (Barton Willmore) at the Digbeth studio of Glenn Howells Architects. This will begin with presentations on current leading Design Guidance,...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 17/09/2019 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
How to strike a better balance between parked cars and people A half-day afternoon conference reviewing the design and management of urban areas and the provision of parking, the economics and...
The Gallery 70 Cowcross Street London EC1M 6EJ
Mon, 22/07/2019 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
This event is organised in conjuction with the International Bridges Group, and supported by the Association for Studies in the Conservation of Historic Building.  Bridges have formed a...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 03/07/2019 (All day)
Come and join a lively evening of debate and discussions on proposals for politicians to improve urban design. Tim Hagyard, topic editor of the new edition of Urban Design Urban Design and The...
Margate
Sat, 22/06/2019 (All day)
Meet colleagues and friends interested in urban design and the changing face of seaside towns in this visit to Margate.  The event is free, open to one and all, but please book a ticket: Meet...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 05/06/2019 (All day)
Tackling the Silos: How to align legislation, policies, design guidance, practices and technical standards to ensure sustainable development and healthy, happy citizens. 'Everyone is a...
HTA Design, 78 Chamber Street, London, E1 8BL
Wed, 22/05/2019 (All day)
Main streets used to be the most important, elegant, and fashionable parts of a town. The growth in vehicle traffic changed all that, bringing noise, pollution, severance and danger. They aslo...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Fri, 17/05/2019 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Celebrating the book launch of Public Space Design and Social Cohesion: An International Comparison, a new edited book by Patricia Aelbrecht and Quentin Stevens which ...
The Barn (across from Tuning Fork Cafe), Dollman Farm, aka Former Rugby Radio Station Site, Rugby, CV23 0AB
Wed, 15/05/2019 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
The newly formed Association of Regional Urban Designers has been established to bring together those interested in creating better places for people and nature through new development. We meet twice...
JTP, Unit 5, The Rum Warehouse, Pennington Street, London E1W 2AP
Thu, 09/05/2019 (All day)
Image: Marmalade Lane - winner of the National Urban Design Awards 2019, Public Sector What's Going Wrong and How to Put Things Right  Most housing today is delivered by major house...
Thu, 28/03/2019 - 6:00pm - 11:00pm
  Tickets £75 Venue: The Tab, 3 Godfrey Place, London E2 7NT Tickets available on Eventbrite   Vote for the winners:  View the shortlisted entries Vote here...