Wednesday, 28 October 2015 at 6:30PM
Fitzrovia, London WC1E 7BT, UK
The next Mayor of London will have until Thursday 7 May 2020 to deliver a new London Plan and a replacement Mayor’s Transport Strategy.
RTPI London’s Mayoral Election Series seeks to explore, examine and discuss the main planning-related priorities and challenges for the next Mayor and implications for planning for the capital up to and beyond 2020.
Each month RTPI London will host an event exploring a different planning-related area of interest. To view, please go to our Mayoral Series page.
Launch Event with Sir Terry Farrell
RTPI London's launch event will feature Sir Terry Farrell drawing on his 50 years of professional experience. Sir Terry will present his view on how the planning profession has shaped London over the last half-century; what lessons the mayor could take forward; the priorities and big challenges facing London from a planning and development perspective and what advice would he offer the new mayor in meeting these priorities and challenges.
•18:30 – Drinks Reception
•19:00 – Introduction and welcomes from Chair and Senior Vice Chair of RTPI London 2015
•19:05 – Welcome from Janet Askew, 2015 RTPI President
•19:10 – Sir Terry Farrell – “My planning challenges for the next Mayor…”
•19:30 – Q&A with Sir Terry Farrell – chaired by Tom Venables, Director AECOM
•19:50 – Drinks and networking
This event has been organised by RTPI London with our Mayoral Series Partners: