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 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...
Dundee Contemporary Arts, 152 Nethergate, Dundee, DD1 4DY
Thu, 13/06/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
You are invited to an evening of talks organised by the Urban Design Group Scotland, exploring how Scotland’s public art planning policies can be incorporated into projects with imagination,...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 05/06/2013 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Annual General Meeting of the Urban Design Group Agenda Apologies for absence Approval of the minutes of the 2012 AGM (download here) Annual report and accounts (download here)     ...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Thu, 23/05/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Residential development in the UK is dominated by a few major housebuilders.  This event, led by former UDG Chair Amanda Reynolds (AR Urbanism), will explore the alternatives on offer, examining...
Sat, 11/05/2013 - 9:00am
11-19 May 2012 The likes of Trujillo, Cáceres and Jerez de los Caballeros in Extremadura were the birthplaces of Pizarro, Cortes, Balboa and their henchmen. They deployed the wealth of the Indies in...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 30/04/2013 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
  Join us for an evening featuring the outstanding new publication The Urban Masterplanning Handbook led by one of its authorsEric Firley (University of Miami). The handbook provides a...
Bridgeton Library, Olympia, 2-16 Orr St, Glasgow, G40 2QH
Wed, 24/04/2013 - 6:15pm - 9:00pm
  Click to view flier in full-screen An evening of talks on exciting new developments involving Clyde Gateway, Page & Park and Collective Architects. This is a free event but please...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 17/04/2013 - 6:30pm
Led by Riccardo Bobisse, this event will look at the growth in importance of information and communication technololgies, both as a tool for the city and a tool for urban designers and managers....
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 27/03/2013 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Meet some of the UK’s finest urban design consultancies...   Alan Baxter Associates NODE Urban Design Allies and Morrison (National Urban Design Award Winner 2013)...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 13/03/2013 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Are attractive streets against the law? An event covering the case of Ali vs Newham 2012, the Equality Act 2010, the Department for Transport’s Guidance on the Use of Tactile Paving Surfaces,...
Wed, 13/03/2013 - 5:30pm - 10:00pm
This educational event for a range of built environment professionals will start with a lecture by Martin Glover, followed by refreshments and a workshop where you will be able to put your new...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 26/02/2013 - 6:30pm
Following on from the recent issue of Urban Designon this topic, this event will look at the latest developments in urban design in the Middle East. Speakers include: Farnaz Arefian – academic...
Royal Overseas League, Park Place (just off St James Street), London
Wed, 06/02/2013 - 6:30pm
The Urban Design Group's annual celebration of excellence in urban design will this year be held at the Royal Overseas League in St James's, Central London. The event will showcase some...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 23/01/2013 - 6:30pm
Introduced by Matthew Carmona and picking up the theme of Urban Design issue 125, this event will look at the future of mixed streets including long term economic and social changes and the decline...