All the celebrity stops are being pulled out in preparation for Alain de Botton's RIBA Trust Annual Lecture next Tuesday.
The guest list includes Private Eye editor Ian Hislop, model and actress Jerry Hall, author James Delingpole and Penguin managing director Tom Weldon.
Joining this stellar cast is Tom Foulkes, director of the Institute of Civil Engineers. What company to -nd yourself in, Tom. What was it you did again before the ICE?