Footprint's 5 things to do this week
This week’s events include a talk on the value of investing in landscape, networking with the UK-GBC and green drinks in Glasgow
UK-Green Building Council Tuesday
When: 23 April, 5.30pm
Where: The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London
The UK-GBC Tuesday networking event. Drop in and share your views with the the UK-GBC team over a slice of pizza.
SEDA Green Drinks
When: 26th April 2013 6pm
Where: West Brewery, Templeton Building, Glasgow Green, Glasgow
Monthly SEDA drinks. SEDA patron and former Green Party MSP will talk about his inspirations, politics and promoting ecological design.
Fideicomiso! Putting Architecture at the Heart of Housing
When: 23rd April, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: RIBA, 66 Portland Place
A discussion about the Argentinian concept of ‘Fideicomiso’ that connects an architect to groups of aspiring homeowners as a method of improving housing quality in the UK.
An evening debate on the Value of Investing in Landscape
Chair Ruth Slavid Editor, Landscape, the journal of the Landscape Institute
Mark Davy Founder of Future City
Clive Dutton OBE, Executive Director for Regeneration and Inward Investment
Sue Illman President, Landscape Institute
Jonathan Smales Executive Chairman, Beyond Green
Andrew Taylor Director, Patel Taylor
This event is by invitation only with very few remaining places. Contact antonia@carocommunications if interested to attend.
Masterplanning for the modern city
When: 26th April 8.30am - 9.30am
Where: NLA, The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London
What is the role of masterplanning in today’s cities? Edward Jones of Dixon Jones, Eric Firley, author of The Urban Masterplanning Handbook and Kathryn Firth, chief of design at the London Legacy Development Corporation, are among the speakers.