Place-making as a key driver of economically viable and socially sustainable development

Place-making as a key driver of economically viable and socially sustainable development
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Creating successful town centre and local economies

17th Annual Quality Streetscapes Conference
26 Apr 2012 | 15 Hatfields, London

How do we create places that people want to visit and spend time in?

This event will explore:

  • Innovative ways to demonstrate how good urban realm design adds economic and social value
  • Delivering place-based approaches to growth and vitality in the age of localism
  • Effective tools and practices to mitigate development risk
  • Best practice local partnership working in an evolving funding and planning framework
  • Focused approaches to urban realm investment
  • Place-making as a key driver of economically viable and socially sustainable development

Presentations will explore the use of new tools and practices to deliver a deep understanding of the demonstrable relationship between good urban design and value, and explore innovative partnership approaches to developing place-based local plans rooted in credible viability testing.

This event will provide essential information and insights for the following:

  • Urban designers
  • Highway and traffic engineers
  • Planners
  • Architects
  • Town centre managers
  • Landscape architects
  • Regeneration managers
  • Conservation officers
  • Estate and property managers
  • Developers
  • Economic development officers
  • Consultants
  • Retailers
  • Local Governement policy makers

Speakers include:

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  • Brian Fitzpatrick, Head of Highways, EC Harris
  • Tim Stonor, Managing Director, Space Syntax
  • Julian Dobson, CEO, Urban Pollinators
  • Patrick Troy, CEO, British Parking Association/ATCM
    (joint report into town centre parking practices)
  • Patrick Knight, Head of Place Management & Economic Development, Plymouth City Council
  • Laura Vaughan, Professor of Urban Form and Society, UCL
  • Martina Juvara, Global Head of Urban Design, SKM Colin Buchanan
  • Councillor Shona Johnstone, Vice Chair of the Local Government Association Economy and Transport Board
  • Jess Steele, Director of Innovation, Locality

Download the programme | Secure your place

Commercial/Standard
£295 + VAT

Local Authority/Small business (<5 staff)
£225 + VAT

Voluntary sector/Students £145

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To activate the early booking discount quote promocode: QSS17EBD at the checkout.
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