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Integrated Infrastructure Planning - Delivering for a sustainable future

18 October 2023 at 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM / North East England /

18 October 2023 at 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Copthorne Hotel, Close, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom, NE1 3RT
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Integrated Infrastructure Planning can enable better outcomes for society the environment and economy. Planning plays a central role in coordinating the delivery of infrastructure to serve both new and existing development. In plan-making it identifies infrastructure needs and provides a strategic overview.

In this half day seminar we take a broad look at infrastructure planning across different forms to see how this is performing in the context of delivering better places for the benefit of communities, the economy and the environment.

The seminar will be chaired by Andrew Dorrian, Senior Transport Planner (Programmes) at Transport North East (RTPI NE - RMB / HonSec) and we will hear from the following speakers.

  • Sarah Currie, Onboarding and Engagement Specialist, Geospatial Commission at NUAR Delivery Office Cabinet Office
    'NUAR in a Nutshell'
  • Neil Wilkinson, Spatial Planning, Environment and Housing Growth Manager at Gateshead Council
    Infrastructure planning from a LA Perspective
  • Nicola Hill, Associate at Arup / Transport Planning Society NE Regional Representative
    and Gavin Snowball, Director at Dynamic Transport Planning  / Transport Planning Society NE Regional Representative

    Integrating Transport infrastructure - Transport Planning Society Update
  • Professor Stuart Barr, Prof of Geospatial Systems engineering at Newcastle University
    Integrated urban-infrastructure analysis for sustainable planning

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Learn more about our speakers

Andrew Dorrian

Senior Transport Planner at Transport NE Strategy Unit and RTPI NE Honorary Secretary & Treasurer

Sarah Currie

Onboarding and Engagement Specialist Geospatial Commission - NUAR Delivery Cabinet Office

Neil Wilkinson

Environment and Spatial Planning Manager at Gateshead Council  

Nicola Hill

Associate Transport Planner at Arup

Gavin Snowball

Director at Dynamic Transport Planning and Transport Planning Society Regional Representative for the North East of England

Stuart Barr

Professor of Geospatial Systems Engineering Newcastle University