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.



Nottingham Trent University City Site: Newton Building
Wed, 29/01/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Stefan Kruczkowski, Lecturer (UrbanDesign), Nottingham Trent University - Are we Building for Life? David Singleton, Director, DSA Associates - Sustainable Urban Drainage Part of the 'Urban...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 28/01/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
A fast-paced, high-energy evening looking at pressing issues in the design of towns and cities and how we manage them. Event starts at 6:30pm sharp 5 minute presentations 2 minutes of audience...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ ]
Wed, 15/01/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The first in a series of film nights presented by the Urban Design Group and CPRE London. Super Density is a thought-provoking short film from 2008 which looks at the challenges and potential of...
The Cinema Museum, 2 Dugard Way (off Renfrew Road), London SE11 4TH
Wed, 18/12/2013 - 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Join the Urban Design Group for a night at the movies. This year's celebration of the festive season will take place at The Cinema Museum (www.cinemamuseum.org.uk), which is a true hidden gem of...
Allies & Morrison Offices, 85 Southwark Street, London SE1 OHX
Thu, 28/11/2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Liveable Cities - The continuous adaptation of spaces and institutions to make enjoyable places   Keynote lecture delivered by Professor John Worthington, Co-Founder DEGW, UDG Patron, Director...
A+DS Workshop, Level 2, The Lighthouse, Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU
Thu, 28/11/2013 - 5:45pm - 8:30pm
The Urban Design Group and the Scottish Ecological Design Association invite you to a joint event to launch SEDA’s new magazine entitled “Are Cities Green?”   The...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 27/11/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
WALKING WITH THE DREAMERS (Smart Urbanism in an Upside Down World) How do we reinstall simple rules and real purpose into urban planning?  How do we move from rigid determinism to truly...
Nottingham Trent University City Site: Newton Building
Wed, 27/11/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Paul Collins, Academic Team Leader, Nottingham Trent University - Manual for Streets David Singleton, Director, DSA Associates - Healthy Landscape and Biodiversity in Cities Part of the...
Tue, 26/11/2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
This two hour Design Review training event is open to all built environment professionals. Run by two Cabe Design Review experts it is your chance to learn tried and tested techniques, tools and...
Cabe @ Design Council, 407 St John Street, London, EC1V 4AB
Tue, 26/11/2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
This two hour Design Review training event is open to all built environment professionals. Run by two Cabe Design Review experts it is your chance to learn tried and tested techniques, tools and...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 13/11/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Linking with issue 128 of Urban Design and bringing together eminent practitioners and artists in the field of public art, this event wil look at the innovative ways in which places can be enlivened...
Nottingham Trent University City Site: Newton Building
Wed, 30/10/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pranali Parikh, Urban Designer, Derby City Council - From Constraints to Opportunities Paul Collins and Gavin Tunstall, Nottingham Trent University - Nottingham Trent University: Campus...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 09/10/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Discussion and debate on future urban design policy and how we can set an agenda for the design of cities, towns, urban extensions, new settlements and suburbs for the coming century. Roger Evans...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ...and beyond!
Mon, 07/10/2013 - 2:30pm - 7:00pm
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOOKED. A warm invitation is extended to this special welcome event for all new students beginning Urban Design (and related built environment) courses in London.  Come...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 17/09/2013 - 6:30pm
What are the key ingredients for creating a workable, walkable city?  This event will consider best practice for encouraging walking as part of a healthier lifestyle, plus the latest in way-...
CABE Offices, Angel Building 407 St John Street London EC1V 4AB
Wed, 04/09/2013 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Owing to a Design Review training event being run by the Cabe at the same time as the planned UDG event, we are very excited to announce our first combined Cabe-UDG training event. Please note the...
Gareth Hoskins Architects, Studio 401, South Block, 60/64 Osborne St, Glasgow, G1 5QH
Thu, 01/08/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Gareth Hoskins Architects have been involved in a wide range of performance based projects within the UK and further afield. Join the teams involved as they present the ideas behind 3 of these...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 09/07/2013 - 2:00pm - 9:00pm
A landmark event offering an unmissable opportunity to learn about working and doing business in the world’s largest market for urban designers. China’s cities are in a state of flux,...
Mon, 24/06/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
To book for the Farrell Review event and UDG AGM please follow the link below. http://www.udg.org.uk/content/24th-june-farrell-review-and-udg-agm-booking Unfortunately owing to shortage of space...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 19/06/2013 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
…as much impact on towns and cities as the motor car? A highly interactive event for anyone who wants to learn more about this new and rapidly developing technology and how they can be...