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
Wed, 13/06/2018 (All day)
Facing up to the Urban Design Challenges for Towns and Smaller Cities This event is being organised as a prelude to this year’s National Urban Design Conference: Winchester Thursday 20th-...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 23/05/2018 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
An event celebrating the progress in improving London's public realm.  Speakers include: What London's newly elected Borough Councils should do to improve London's public realm for...
London - St Magnus The Martyr Lower Thames Street London EC3R 6DN
Thu, 03/05/2018 - 6:15pm - 8:30pm
Bridges are a key to understanding the history of towns, their economy and their expansion.   Dr David Harrison (author of the Bridges of Medieval England) will speak about the history and...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 11/04/2018 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Description Hear about the proposals in the draft NPPF Learn what different organisations think... including: Academy of Urbanism Civic Voice Place Alliance London Living Streets Urban Design...
Oxford
Tue, 20/03/2018 (All day)
Supporting Historic High Streets: The Ingredients for Success in the 21st Century - Part 2 Tuesday 20th March 2018, Kellogg College, Oxford Continuing the seminar series, this event will look at...
Marshalls Design Space, 4, Compton Courtyard, 40 Compton St, London EC1V 0BD
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 6:15pm - 8:00pm
Lucy Saunders talks about the latest developments in the movement for healthier streets Organised by London Living Streets and Urban Design Group Book Now NB this is a free event but with very...
The Judges' Courtroom, Browns, 82-84 St. Martins Lane,London WC2N 4AG
Thu, 08/03/2018 - 6:15pm - 10:30pm
Join us at the tenth National Urban Design Awards to celebrate the best in urban design by the UK’s local authorities, consultants, students and authors. Book early for the tenth anniversary...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 07/02/2018 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Short presentations & discussion on the broad theme of the Autumn issue of the Urban Design Journal with Janie Price of Kenndey O'Callaghan Architects; Densifying conservation areas using...
Oxford
Tue, 30/01/2018 (All day)
Supporting Historic High Streets:  The Ingredients for Success in the 21stCentury - Part 1 Programme 9.30am  Meet at Kellogg College for optional visit to area around Oxford’s...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 10/01/2018 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
  Admission free, but only by pre booking    6.15 Doors open 6.30 Introduction by Paul Reynolds, Urben, Hon Sec, Urban Design Group 6.35 Citizen Jane  8.07 Film ends Drinks...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 12/12/2017 - 6:15pm - 8:00pm
Book Now...   2017 Lecture to be given by Tim Stonor of Space Syntax on behalf of founder Bill Hillier, Urban Design Award winner for Lifetime Achievement 2016. Followed by UDG Christmas party...
The Gallery,70 Cowcross Street, EC1V 6EJ
Wed, 22/11/2017 - 6:15pm - 8:00pm
Autonomous Vehicles and the implications for Streets and Urban Design.  Autonomus vehicles could change the way goods are delivered, and extend personal mobility to people who at the moment are...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 22/11/2017 - 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Afternoon event exploring the impact and application of Manual for Streets first published in 2007. - what were the objectives? - have they been achieved? At a streetscale? Neigbourhood scale? Town-...
Savills, Floor 8, 2 Charlotte Place, Southampton. SO14 0TB
Tue, 07/11/2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
AGENDA 1. Welcome and introductions (Chair Peter Frankum UDG Solent) 2. Urban Design Group Update - led by Robert Huxford 3. The Complete Streets and value to estate regeneration    ...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 18/10/2017 - 6:15pm - 8:30pm
Refelctions on UDG Study Tour 2017 with Alan Stones & Sebastian Loew
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 26/09/2017 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Afternoon event exploring the impact of Crossrail on Farringdon and Clerkenwell Green. Book Tickets  £5 The creation of one of the UK’s largest transport-hubs at Farringdon Crossrail...
Pollard Thomas Edwards, Diespeker Wharf, 38 Graham Street, London N1 8JX
Wed, 13/09/2017 - 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Book now  for this outstanding and highly relevant event   Come for the walk at 5.00 for 5.15, the talks at 6.30, or both Students: Free - UDG Members £4 - Non-Members £6...
Humanities Building, Bridgeford St. University of Manchester
Thu, 07/09/2017 - 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Annual General Meeting of the Urban Design Group University of Manchester  Main Lecture Theatre, Humanities Building, Bridgeford Street Thursday 7th September 2017 12.30pm   Agenda  1...
University of Manchester
Thu, 07/09/2017 - 9:00am - Sat, 09/09/2017 - 12:00pm
Over 70 speakers Latest Research and Best Practice Leading Academics and Pracititioners Non-profit making event Download the brochure for details Heavily subsidised public sector rates We look...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 19/07/2017 - 6:15pm - 8:00pm
Dr Husam AlWaer, Dundee University, will present his research findings, followed by a drinks reception.  The findings should help to continually enhance the outputs of charrettes and other...