Urban Design Events

The Urban Design Group holds regular events which since the outbreak of Covid 19 have taken place via Zoom. We look forward face to face / hybrid meet ups in the not too distant future!

Most of our online events are free and are open to the general public as well as members. Registration is required and you can do this via the event listings below or our Eventbrite page.

Upcoming Events

Urban Design Group Events UDG Study Trip to Tunbridge Wells
Saturday 4 December 2021 - 11:15
An opportunity to look at and discuss with friends and colleagues the fashionable, refined and very proper Royal Tunbridge Wells ...and go Christmas shopping too!
Urban Design Group Events Evolution of the City | Isfahan
Tuesday 7 December 2021 - 17:00
The third in the series focuses on the evolution of the historic city of Isfahan, along the Silk Roads in Iran. In collaboration with Silk Cities.
UDG Event
Tuesday 14 December 2021 - 18:00
All UDG members in good standing are invited to put themselves forward to join the Executive Committee for 2021 / 2022.

Recent Events (View Events Archive)

Urban Design Group Events UDG  Study Trip to Chester
Saturday 13 November 2021 - 11:00
A look at 2000 years of urban design, conservation, heritage and new development, hosted by the Chester Civic Trust and members of the Urban Design Group
Urban Design Group Events UDG at COP 26
Wednesday 10 November 2021 - 9:30
We will look at what towns and cities need to do to strengthen their relationship with the environment and prepare for more resilient futures with international experts setting out how to design settlements for increasing sea levels, increasing heat, worsening air quality, and how to set in motion Climate Repair.
UDG Event
Thursday 28 October 2021 - 12:00
Third meeting of a new initiative for officers working in the public sector involved in design in the built environment.
Urban Design Group Events Local Government Design Officers Network Meeting
Wednesday 29 September 2021 - 12:00
Second meeting of a new initiative for officers working in the public sector involved in design in the built environment.
Urban Design Group Events A Century of Evolution in Architecture and Urbanism in the Arabian Peninsula
Thursday 16 September 2021 - 17:00
The second event in our Evolution of the City series, this lecture addresses the evolution of architectural and urban traditions in the Gulf states.