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DPU MSc Students' post-fieldtrip presentations

DPU MSc Students' post-fieldtrip presentations

22 - 28 May 2015

Our MSc students have just returned from their overseas fieldwork assignments. DPU students engage in in-depth research as part of their 'Practice' modules, which sees them explore a city in detail during several months of desk-based research in London and and intensive period of primary research overseas at the start ...
Energy
UCL-Energy Seminar: 'The Hidden Hand of Climate Diplomacy' with Radoslav Dimitrov, European Union delegate to the United Nations negotiations on climate change

UCL-Energy Seminar: 'The Hidden Hand of Climate Diplomacy' with Radoslav Dimitrov, European Union delegate to the United Nations negotiations on climate change

26 May 2015

About the event:
The presentation assesses UN climate change negotiations from an insider’s perspective. It provides an update on political dynamics and outcomes of recent conferences. Two theoretical arguments will be advanced. First, global climate diplomacy has already succeeded in facilitating policy change without formal agreements. The conversations among ...
CPM
Keynote lecture series: Professor Richard Barkham - Global Chief Economist, CBRE

Keynote lecture series: Professor Richard Barkham - Global Chief Economist, CBRE

26 May 2015

Professor Richard Barkham is a specialist in macro and real estate economics. He joined CBRE in 2014 as Executive Director and Global Chief Economist. 
Architecture
Sara Klomps – Material Matters Lecture Series

Sara Klomps – Material Matters Lecture Series

26 May 2015

Sara Klomps is an Associate Director at Zaha Hadid Architects. She originally joined the office as an intern from 1998 to 1999, participating in several competitions. After that she returned as an architect ...
DPU
Informal housing in London

Informal housing in London

27 May 2015

London’s housing landscape has experienced significant changes over the last decades. The growth of the private rented sector, its rising rents and the reducing number of available social housing units, confront a ...
Planning
Megaproject Lessons from the “Big
Dig”

Megaproject Lessons from the “Big Dig”

27 May 2015

Prof. Virginia A. Greiman
School of Law & Boston Management Institute
Boston University
Planning
Rethinking Transport Appraisal - Critically Examining the Current Approaches

Rethinking Transport Appraisal - Critically Examining the Current Approaches

01 June 2015

Chair: Dr Robin Hickman (Bartlett School of Planning, UCL)
ISR
UCL ISR Public Lecture: 'Transition to the green economy – a business perspective' by John Cridland CBE, Director-General, CBI

UCL ISR Public Lecture: 'Transition to the green economy – a business perspective' by John Cridland CBE, Director-General, CBI

02 June 2015

In his speech on 2nd June, CBI director-general John Cridland will set out business’ vision for the UK’s energy future and what the new Government can do to get us there. This ...
ISR
World Oceans Day: Realising the Potential of Our Oceans and Coasts

World Oceans Day: Realising the Potential of Our Oceans and Coasts

08 June 2015

Oceans and coasts are foundations of our well-being and economic prosperity. Oceans produce half of the oxygen we breathe and absorb 30% of the carbon dioxide emitted by human activity. Marine and coastal ...
Energy
Joint UCL-Energy, ISR and UKERC Seminar: 'Can innovation reconcile energy and climate change aspirations?' with Jim Skea Professor of Sustainable Energy at Imperial College

Joint UCL-Energy, ISR and UKERC Seminar: 'Can innovation reconcile energy and climate change aspirations?' with Jim Skea Professor of Sustainable Energy at Imperial College

09 June 2015

Current energy technologies available to the market at scale are not capable of reducing CO2 emissions to levels compatible with achieving the UNFCCC goal of limiting global warming to 2°C. The last ...
ISR
Joint Lecture by UCL ISR, UCL-Energy & UKERC: Can innovation reconcile energy and climate change aspirations?

Joint Lecture by UCL ISR, UCL-Energy & UKERC: Can innovation reconcile energy and climate change aspirations?

09 June 2015

Current energy technologies available to the market at scale are not capable of reducing CO2 emissions to levels compatible with achieving the UNFCCC goal of limiting global warming to 2°C. The ...
Architecture
PhD Research Conversations – Carlo Menon

PhD Research Conversations – Carlo Menon

23 June 2015

Join current Bartlett School of Architecture PhD candidates as they present their work in progress.
Architecture
The Bartlett Summer Show 2015

The Bartlett Summer Show 2015

26 June - 11 July 2015

The annual celebration of student work from The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL.

One of the world’s biggest architecture degree shows sees over 500 students present an incredible range of inventive, creative ...
Architecture
Practicing Ethics in Built Environment Research

Practicing Ethics in Built Environment Research

29 - 30 June 2015

This transdisciplinary symposium, part of the project 'Ethics in Built Environment Research', explores the role ethics plays in built environment research – tackling topics such as big data, fossil fuel, housing and regeneration, and ...
DPU
7th International i-Rec Conference and Student Competition: Reconstruction and Recovery in Urban Contexts

7th International i-Rec Conference and Student Competition: Reconstruction and Recovery in Urban Contexts

06 - 08 July 2015

Disasters and crises are occurring more frequently and with greater intensity in urban areas. Crises occurring in the urban context pose particular challenges for recovery and reconstruction.
The Bartlett
Announcement: First International SEAHA Conference

Announcement: First International SEAHA Conference

14 - 15 July 2015

This is the first international SEAHA conference on heritage science research, innovation and best practice in the interpretation, conservation and management of cultural heritage. Heritage science is a cross-disciplinary field connecting science and ...