Urban Design: The Resilience and Brilliance of Place

Organiser: Bev Watson, Royal Town Planning Institute
Location: DLA Piper, 101 Barbirolli Square, Bridgewater, Manchester M2 3DL
Phone: 0161 604 7799


9.00 am Registration & refreshments

9.30 am Welcome and Introduction by the Chairman: Lindsay Whitley, RTPI NW Chair & IBI Taylor Young

9.40 am Responding to change – from Elysuim to Chorlton: Mick Timpson, Mick Timpson Urban Design

10.10 am The Bridgewater Canal Masterplan – working to create a resilient place: David Rudlin, URBED

10.40 am Coffee break

11.00 am Urban 3.0 – pathways for synergy: Joe Ravetz, Centre for Urban & Regional Ecology, University of Manchester

11.30 pm A more sensory urban design for healthier, happier communities: Victoria Henshaw, University of Sheffield

12.00 pm Q&A Session

12.20 pm Lunch

13.05pm Barbirolli Square: a resilient urban space? David Rudlin, URBED

14.30 pm Break

14.40 pm Shaping Places – Building for Life 12: Andrew Clarke, IBI Taylor Young

16.00 pm Close