This week’s events include talks on Christopher Wren and how to reinvigorate town centres through small scale change
The Wren talk
When 1 July, 7pm
Where St Bride’s Church, Fleet Street, London
Make Architects’ founder Ken Shuttleworth is to give this year’s Wren Talk, an annual event celebrating the life and works of Christopher Wren.
What role do energy service companies play in office developments?
When 2 July, 8am
Where Pinsent Masons, London, EC2
This BCO event will look at energy service companies and the role they could play in office developments of the future. Speakers from Pinsent Masons and Argent will share their first hand experiences from Kings Cross.
Town Centres: transformation through small changes
When 2 July, 9.30am
Where Design Council, The Angel Building
This seminar will explore how big changes in towns and cities can be achieved by supporting lots of small interventions. Speakers will include Alex Hearne from London Borough of Brent, Lara Kinneir from the CASS School of Architecture and Design, and Tom Holbrook of 5th Studio.
Renew by retrofit
When 4 July, 9am
Where Centre of Refurbishment Excellence, Normacot Road, Stoke-on-Trent
This one-day course being held by the UK Green Building Council will look at innovative techniques used for sustainable refurbishment in both domestic and commercial buildings.
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