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.



Venue: Savills, Floor 8, 2 Charlotte Place, Southampton. SO14 0TB
Thu, 19/01/2017 - 5:12pm - 5:13pm
Urban Design Group Solent region Thursday 21.01.16 Time: 4.00pm   To provide a forum for knowledge sharing of urban design issues and best practice, both within the region, nationally and...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 10/01/2017 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Continuing the tradition of the beginning of the year film nights curated by Paul Reynolds.   This year we hope to be able to run a film on Jane Jacobs - subject to confirmation.   Please...
Marshall’s Design Space, Compton Courtyard, 40 Compton St London EC1V 0BD
Thu, 15/12/2016 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Rob Cowan comperes this show (standing in for Frank Skinner) in which 10 would-be celebrities will try to convince the audience as to why their urbanistic pet hate or worst nightmare should go into...
Thu, 08/12/2016 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Multi-sensory design – creating healthier public spaces 8 December, London 4-8pm followed by a networking reception Event Chair: Charles Landry   Join us for the final event in the ARCC...
Wed, 07/12/2016 - 6:20pm - 8:10pm
Streets today are crammed with a chaotic spaghetti-like mass of cables, pipes and ducts.  It leads to an ongoing battle between utilities contractors and highway authorities.  Every time...
Wed, 16/11/2016 - 6:20pm - 8:10pm
An evening on the theme of Urban Design edition 140 Food and Urban Design Speakers include:  Oscar Rodriguez on the use of London's roofscape, Jayne Bradley Ghosh on her experience of...
Chelmsford
Thu, 10/11/2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
ESSEX HOUSING PACE OVER PLACE?   Essex invented the design guide in the 1970s, leading to outstanding housing and influencing town planning across the county. With the huge pressure for building...
Central London - VSC Conference Centre - 63-79 Seymour Street London W2 2HF
Thu, 06/10/2016 - 8:45am - Fri, 07/10/2016 - 5:00pm
Book now to secure your place - discounts available for members of UDG, RICS, RTPI, RIBA, RSA, AoU, ICE, LI Download the Detailed Programme      Whether it is lessons to learn,...
Chesterfield
Fri, 30/09/2016 - 9:30am - 2:00pm
Agenda Friday 30th September 2016 Venue: North East Derbyshire District Council, District Council Offices, 2013 Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield S42 6NG   9.00 - 9.30 am Registration and...
Wed, 21/09/2016 - 6:20pm - 8:20pm
Are tall buildings an inevitable response to London's global position as a World City? Do we have all the appropriate tools to adequately evaluate the impact of tall buildings? What is their role...
Tue, 26/07/2016 - 6:20pm - 8:00pm
A lecture by Dr Husam AlWaer from the University of Dundee followed by discussion  Changes to places are on-going and inevitable and, as a result, it takes time (...
Thu, 21/07/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
STREET NW would like to invite you to our Salford’s Super Growth Agenda event : Embankment Greengate presentation and tour on Thursday the 21st July 2016. 21st July 2016 at 17.50 for 18.00...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 13/07/2016 - 6:20pm - 8:00pm
Convened by Emilie Leclercq, this event discusses issues raised in the special edition of Urban Design 138 - Industry and Urban Design Urban design and the creative industry Juliana Borowczyk Martins...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 08/06/2016 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
UDG AGM  Kevin Lynch Memorial Lecture - Sir Terry Farrell  Wednesday 8th June 2016.  6.15-8.15 The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ Admission by ticket only...... available...
Greece
Sat, 04/06/2016 (All day) - Sun, 12/06/2016 (All day)
URBAN DESIGN GROUP STUDY TOUR 4th-12th JUNE 2016   We shall be visiting a number of places that exemplify medieval Byzantine urbanism in the Peloponnese. Firstly the Máni, a wild and remote...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 11/05/2016 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Jane Jacobs Centenary A celebration of the life and work of Jane Jacobs, the American-Canadian journalist, author, and activist best known for her influence on urban studies. Led by Paul Reynolds...
Milan and Turin
Thu, 21/04/2016 (All day) - Mon, 25/04/2016 (All day)
Outline Schedule We will leave from London Gatwick on the Thursday 21st April at 13.20 and return from Milano on Monday 25th arriving back at Gatwick at 17.40. We will be staying at the...
Thu, 14/04/2016 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Housing for London Thursday 14th April 2016  6.15 for 6.30 @ The Gallery 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ TPS / UDG members and students - free;      non members £7...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 15/03/2016 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
An evening based on the theme of the latest edition of Urban Design - Edition 137 Latin America Contributors include: Urban design Latin America - the context - Sebastia Loew La Plata, a Latin...
The Victory Servces Club, 63-79 Seymour St, London W2 2HF
Wed, 09/03/2016 - 6:15pm - 10:15pm
An evening featuring the finest achievements in Urban Design  Practice Award  - Francis Tibbalds £1000 Award Public Sector Award Book Award Student Award – Francis Tibbalds...