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.

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:20pm
Is ever-increasing density the solution to accommodating increased population, or is there an optimum range, not only for health, wellbeing and happiness, but also for practicality and financial...
Wed, 06/05/2015 - 6:00pm - Wed, 27/05/2015 - 6:00pm
The Academy of Urbanism, Urban Design Group and several Urban Design practices have come together to bring you this cross-professional series of FREE events. 4x4 Manchester  will happen...
Fri, 01/05/2015 - 1:45pm - Sun, 03/05/2015 - 1:45pm
On Friday May 1st ­to Sunday May 3rd 2015, thousands of people around the world will come together to walk and talk about what makes a good city for the Jane’s Walk festival. The festival...
Wed, 29/04/2015 - 5:50pm - 8:00pm
STREET NW would like to invite you to NOMA 53° on the 29th April to not only explore and the learn about the wider scheme but to also share your ideas with the Development Team to shape the...
Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London WC1E 7BT
Mon, 27/04/2015 - 9:23am - Sat, 09/05/2015 - 9:23am
UK-China Industrial Heritage Re-use and Regeneration Forum and Exhibition Forum: 29 April 2015 at 9:30 am - 6:00 pm Exhibition: 27April to 9th May 2015 Location: Building Centre, 26 Store Street,...
70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 22/04/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:10pm
Are our towns and cities making us sad, sick and lonely?   What design and management options encourage people to be sociable, active, and eat a better diet? Introduced by Barry Sellers...
Hamburg, Germany
Thu, 09/04/2015 - 12:00am - Sun, 12/04/2015 - 12:00pm
Hamburg is the latest port city to redevelop its docks and create a new district, Hafen City. Though this huge project covering 155 hectares will not be completed until 2025, there is enough on the...
Thu, 19/03/2015 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Urban Design Group Solent region Thursday 19.03.15 Time: 4.00pm Venue: Savills, Floor 8, 2 Charlotte Place, Southampton. SO14 0TB Attendance: To be circulated at meeting Meeting objective: To provide...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 18/03/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:20pm
A workshop led by Colin Pullan looking at the practicalities and reality of Garden Cities.  The first in a series of two events.  The Dealing with Density event will be held in May 
Victory Services Club, London W2 2HF
Wed, 11/03/2015 - 6:15pm - 10:30pm
  Event Fully Subscribed (To book places for this event please follow this link) Tickets £25 - UDG members £20 (20% discount) The National Urban Design Awards 2015 will showcase...
Bulwell, Nottingham
Fri, 20/02/2015 - 10:30am - 5:30pm
Nottingham North is the unemployment capital of the UK.  Local MP Graham Allen (who many people met at the 2014 National Urban Design Conference) is keen to do something about this, and has...
Wed, 18/02/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:00pm
Joint event with The Landscape Institute London Taking the theme of Edition 133 of Urban Design, this event will explore the benefits and the means of introducing sustainable, attractive and...
Thu, 12/02/2015 - 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Sat, 17/01/2015 - 3:00pm - 6:00pm
A walking tour of the Royal Docks and Beckton Waterfront Opportunity Area. The tour (~3 hours): * Emirates Air Line (cable car) - northbound * Silvertown Way / North Woolwich Road * North surfacing...
The Gallery, Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 13/01/2015 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
A cinematic extravaganza curated by Paul and Liz Reynolds
University of Westminster
Sat, 29/11/2014 - 12:00am - 6:00pm
  Gordon Cullen Walk - Visualising Townscape 11.00am - 1.00pm Saturday 29 November Led by Andrew Stuck  Visualising Townscape - celebratory walk in honour of Gordon Cullen in which we...
Wed, 26/11/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
English planning/housing reforms, unaffordable housing and socially exclusive urban design The housing/planning crisis, long term trends and social impacts The Wolfson entries, strategic urban...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 12/11/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
An evening focusing on the theme of the latest edition of Urban Design (UD132) which explores how the design of cities and towns is developing in response to trends in data and technology, and how...
Manchester Town Hall
Thu, 06/11/2014 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm
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The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 15/10/2014 - 6:20pm - 8:00pm
How does street design compare from country to country?  What guidance is available? How will changes in technology change the shape of streets? The event is open to all practitioners from all...