UDG's June round up
Walking and cycling to and from railway stations
This event looked at best practice in providing high quality access to railway stations, aiming to provide passengers travelling on foot, by bicycle or bus, safe, comfortable, attractive and direct routes, that will help to make railway use a first choice over the use of a car.
Chaired by Jeremy Leach, London Living Streets with presentations from:
Richard Crutchley | David Harrison | Christopher Martin | Declan McCafferty | Toby Meadows | Dundee University Postgraduate Students
Evolution of the City | Aleppo
The first in a series of international events to develop our understanding of how towns and cities develop in response to environment, economy, politics and culture.
Chaired by Robert Huxford, UDG Director with presentations from:
Dr Husam AlWaer | Dr Hala Asslan | Dr Ali Esmaiel
UDG Treasurer, Christopher Martin was in conversation with Prof Nick Tyler of UCL Centre for Transport Studies discussing the new PEARL research facility.
You can watch all the ideasSPACE conversations on the ideasSPACE youtube channel
NATIONAL URBAN DESIGN AWARDS 2021
After a short hiatus the relaunch of the National Urban Design Awards brings new categories that reflect the different types of work undertaken by practitioners in urban design from policies, urban design frameworks and masterplans through to built schemes, with criteria based on real-world design guidance/standards and statutory duties:
Frameworks + Masterplans Policy | Strategy + Design Guidance | People Friendly Place | Innovation | Student Project | Outstanding Contribution to Urban Design | Book Award
Deadlines: Student Project Award 30 June 2021; all other categories 16 July 2021
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