UDG's November round up
UDG at COP26 | Urban Design Summit
With acclaimed and international speakers investigating what towns and cities need to do to strengthen their relationship with the environment and prepare for more resilient futures.
- People Friendly Places are Planet Friendly Places
- Launch of the Climate Framework
- Creating Climate Safe Streets
- Climate Repair
- Climate Conversations - Community Sustainability Hubs
Presentations can be watched on the UDG youtube channel (15 in total)
UDG Study Trip to Chester
Study trip hosted by Chester Civic Trust and members of the UDG taking in 2,000 years of urban design, conservation, heritage and new developments.
A small fee was charged and all proceeds went to the Chester Civic Trust.
Campaigning + Influencing
NATIONAL URBAN DESIGN AWARDS 2021
We announced the winners of the National Urban Design Awards
- POLICY, STRATEGY DESIGN GUIDANCE The National Model Design Code
- FRAMEWORKS + MASTERPLANS LARGE Nansledan, Newquay
- FRAMEWORKS + MASTERPLANS MIDSCALE Love Wolverton
- PEOPLE FRIENDLY PLACE Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow
- INNOVATION The Block By Block Foundation
- STUDENT PROJECT The Green Loop
- BOOK AWARD The Urban Block
All winners and finalists are profiled in the Urban Design Directory: Awards Finalists
UDG Chair, Katja Stille was in conversation with Peter Murray Curator in Chief at NLA (New London Architecture) talking about a subject really close to her heart - health and well being - and how designs for better public health can be integrated into the planning of cities.
Along with an Australian cohort who will form the basis of New South Wales federated Urban Design Group :
Craig Allchin | Paul Berkemeier | Philip Graus | Diana Griffiths | Jan McCredie | Gabrielle Morrish | Russell Olsen | Matthew Pullinger | Brendan Randles | Deena Ridenour | Thomas Rivard | Roderick Simpson | Philip Thalis | Tanya Vincent | Paul Walter
Income from job advertisements on the UDG website help to support the UDG's charitable activities. Practice members receive a 50% discount.