PDP London Architect Holly Harrington sets out the steps that she believes would enable the transformation of our existing high streets and surrounding hubs towards the 15 minute city, a concept which encourages healthier and more balanced lifestyles.Continue reading “What if… our cities incentivised and enabled healthy lifestyles?”
James has overall responsibility for the Grosvenor Britain & Ireland business, which owns and manages the London Estate in Mayfair and Belgravia, and a range of new developments including a 1,500 home build to rent site in Bermondsey and eight new communities across the south east of England.
What’s the picture in London vs UK? What are the key considerations for new investors? How will this sector respond to new technologies? Glenn Crocker Head of Life Sciences and Chris Walters Investor & Developer Lead at JLL share their insights.
Laura O’Hagan, Director at Buckley Gray Yeoman, explains how the masterplan for the Woodford Green Prep School responds not only to the needs of the school, but benefits the wider community.Continue reading “Project Spotlight: Woodford Green Prep School”
How is Scotland driving forward its knowledge economy as it aims to reach net carbon zero? Brian Conley, Head of Inward Delivery, Scottish Development International discusses some of the projects and opportunities across the country.Continue reading “Green opportunities from Scotland’s knowledge economy”
Kelcie Sellers, Analyst at Savills, considers the impact of COVID-19 on London’s media and film industries, and the importance of the creative sectors as a whole in driving a knowledge-based economy.Continue reading “London and the UK’s global role within the media industry”
Professor Judy Raper, Dean and CEO at TEDI-London, highlights the role of universities in enriching local communities and disseminating knowledge via TEDI-London’s active involvement in Canada Water’s redevelopment with British Land.Continue reading “Developing communities through knowledge-based institutions”
Amy Till, Programme Director at NLA, speaks to Claudine Blamey, Head of Sustainability, Argent about the ambitious net zero 2030 target set for Brent Cross Town, and the strategies being applied to get them there.
Gabrielle is the founding CEO of Equiem, leading the business from its 2011 inception to become the world’s leading tenant experience platform, used by 165,000+ people across 60 million sq ft of prime commercial real estate worldwide.Continue reading “Podcast | Gabrielle McMillan”
Liz was Chief Executive of the British Property Federation for thirteen years until her retirement in 2014. She was awarded a CBE in 2008 for services to the property industry.Continue reading “Podcast | Liz Peace CBE”