Academy of Urbanism Assessment Visit: Beverley

Event date: 
Monday, 11 August 2014 - 9:00am

Visit to: Beverley, England
Category: The Great Town Award
Programme: tbc

Academicians are welcome to join and contribute to this visit as part of the assessment team. If you would like to take part, please contact Linda Gledstone by email or call +44 (0) 20 7251 8777.

Venue Unnamed

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Making Cities Summer School

Event date: 
Monday, 15 September 2014 - 9:00am
The Sheffield School of Architecture are delighted to invite you to join us at the Making Cities Summer School 2014 for a 6 day programme of events.
Sheffield is a fascinating city of rich heritage and complex urban systems.

Urban Design for All: Towards a life less ordinary

Event date: 
Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 12:30pm

The National Conference on Urban Design 2014

A landmark three day event featuring world-wide best practice in the design and management of towns and cities.

Venue: Nottingham Trent University

"We've got the power!" The golden age of infrastructure

Event date: 
Wednesday, 24 September 2014 - 2:00pm

Yorkshire's greatest planning achievements: the 1970s

South Yorkshire Coalfield "Back in Business"

Event date: 
Friday, 3 October 2014 - 10:00am

This event contrasts approaches to regeneration in the Yorkshire coalfield. This includes large scale public/private sector investment and compares this to the community ethos of the regeneration of coalfield communities. Site visits will be to Waverley Advanced Manufacturing Plant in Rotherham and Brodsworth in Doncaster. The event includes a site visit at the Advanced Manufacturing Park, Waverley.

Planning with communities: does the neighbourhood level work?

Event date: 
Thursday, 9 October 2014 - 9:30am

The conference will explore the concept of community planning following the launch of localism and experience of a number of stakeholders. It will examine the effectiveness of locally relevant initiatives including approaches to neighbourhood plans in the context of wider strategic frameworks. Implications for the profession will also be debated.

Sheffield Design Awards

Event date: 
Friday, 17 October 2014 - 7:00pm