Wednesday 15 June 2011 - 18:15
UDG Annual General Meeting runs from 6:15 to 6:45pm The UDG's annual report and accounts can be viewed here. Speakers commence at 6:45pm
Tuesday 14 June 2011 - 19:00
Commences at7pm (bar open 6pm) Streets make up the majority of Londons public realm; as such they should be places where human movement, interaction and exchange take precedence over the need to keep traffic flowing.
Wednesday 8 June 2011 - 18:15
Architect Eduard Bru (of Bru Lacomba Setoain, Barcelona) will draw upon his wide international experience to assess the Olympic Legacy in Barcelona and the lessons which can be learnt by London.
Tuesday 7 June 2011 - 12:30
A summer programme of professional development events for the Yorkshire region, exploring the latest thinking and activity in place-making - policy, community involvement, good design, the arts.
Of Process & Practice: Exploring developer funded archaeology and London’s more recent past,1800 to the present day
Monday 6 June 2011 - 10:00
How does PPS5 change the way we view the archaeology of the last 200 years? Full day conference: 10am-4.45pm
Thursday 2 June 2011 - 9:00
Two day conference - Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June 2011.
Sunday 29 May 2011 - 16:37
Danny Dorling is Professor of Human Geography in the University of Sheffield. His research focuses upon trying to understand and map the changing social, political and medical geographies of Britain - and further afield - concentrating on the ways in which social and spatial inequalities may be related to life chances and how these may be narrowed.
Thursday 26 May 2011 - 9:15
Places are available at the Annual Symposium of the ReVISIONS project in Guildford on 26th May at the Mandolay Hotel and Conference Centre.
Wednesday 18 May 2011 - 18:30
How is design quality to be ensured in the aftermath of CABE and following a radical change in the planning system and a diminution of budgets? Are local design initiatives the only answer?
Wednesday 20 April 2011 - 18:30
In 1991 Devon County Council published its Traffic Calming Guidelines. Based on a thorough and extensive study of street design and traffic management practice across Europe it presented designers in the UK with a radically different approach, that was to be followed in the Department for Transport's Manual for Streets ........some 16 years later.
Saturday 16 April 2011 - 11:00
Ian Hingley from Urban Initiatives will be giving this tour of Camden High Street. Urban Initiatives were commissioned by Camden Council to develop design proposals that dealt with a number of issues on their main High Street.
Thursday 14 April 2011 - 17:30
STREET North West in partnership with the NW Young Planners A presentation and discussion with Jackie Potter, Chief Executive of Corridor Manchester
Wednesday 8 December 2010 - 18:30
Feeling down? Worried about the economy looking like a black hole? Then come to the Urban Design Groups annual celebration of the festive season at the Brunel Museum Rotherhithe and see how a hole can be turned into a party!
Wednesday 8 December 2010 - 17:30
MA in Urban Design project exhibition and education event Newcastle University and the Urban Design Group would like to invite you to our 2009-2010 Exhibition of Design thesis projects by students from the MA in Urban Design.
Monday 29 November 2010 - 15:30
3.30-6pm, followed by informal reception until 7.30pm.
Thursday 18 November 2010 - 17:45
Guided by Ed Burrows, Property Director of Peel Media, the tour will take in the sights of MediaCityUk at Salford Quays, including an exclusive studio block tour. Tour strictly limited to 30 places. Drinks at Lime Bar, Salford Quays after the tour finishes.
Thursday 18 November 2010 - 9:30
Wednesday 17 November 2010 - 18:30
The Urban Design Group's newest patron Sir Richard MacCormac discusses his recentwork on urban form and densities and his new book, shortly to be published.
Friday 22 October 2010 - 9:15
21-23 October 2010 Location: Leeds Metropolitan University
Thursday 14 October 2010 - 9:30
Time: 9.30am - 5.30pm Venue: National Waterfront Museum, Swansea