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The social impact of urban infrastructure investments - Julio Davila at annual conference in Barranquilla

The social impact of urban infrastructure investments - Julio Davila at annual conference in Barranquilla

04 May 2016

On 14 April DPU Director Julio D Davila was a keynote speaker at an annual conference to promote the city of Barranquilla, Colombia's fourth largest city, mainly to outside investors. Julio spoke about "The social impact of urban infrastructure investments", using transport as a case study. With an attendance ...

DPU
DPU involvement at London Citizens Mayoral Election Assembly

DPU involvement at London Citizens Mayoral Election Assembly

03 May 2016

Last Thursday, more than 6,000 Londoners came together in the Copper Box Arena to asked for commitments from the two front running mayor candidates to some of the city’s key issues; immigration, housing crisis, minimum living wage and youth unemployment. The London Citizens Mayoral Election Assembly was organised ...

Architecture
Matthew Butcher's Flood House launches as part of Radical Essex

Matthew Butcher's Flood House launches as part of Radical Essex

April sees the launch of 'Flood House', an architectural design project by Bartlett School of Architecture Lecturer, Matthew Butcher, that will travel along the Thames Estuary as part of the Radical Essex project.

The Bartlett
New Postgraduate Degrees at The Bartlett

New Postgraduate Degrees at The Bartlett

The Bartlett is pleased to announce six new Postgraduate courses. 

The Bartlett
UCL ISH Director Professor May Cassar takes on role of Bartlett Vice Dean (Public Policy)

UCL ISH Director Professor May Cassar takes on role of Bartlett Vice Dean (Public Policy)

The Bartlett, UCL’s Faculty of the Built Environment, has announced Professor May Cassar will take on the role of Vice Dean (Public Policy). Professor Cassar took up her position in April 2016 ...

IEDE
UCL welcomes colleagues from the School of Architecture of Tsinghua University, China

UCL welcomes colleagues from the School of Architecture of Tsinghua University, China

On 4-5 April, 14 colleagues from the School of Architecture of Tsinghua University, China took part in a joint workshop and stakeholder event in London as part of the collaboration of the TOP ...

Energy
UCL-Energy at the United Nations International Maritime Organization’s 69th Marine Environment Protection Committee

UCL-Energy at the United Nations International Maritime Organization’s 69th Marine Environment Protection Committee

On 18 through the 22nd April, the UN’s body responsible for regulating shipping, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), met for the 69th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC). This meeting ...

Planning
Qiulin Ke receives Emerald Literati Outstanding Paper Award

Qiulin Ke receives Emerald Literati Outstanding Paper Award

Dr Qiulin Ke's paper “Market maturity: China commercial real estate market”, recently published in the Journal of Property Investment & Finance, has been selected by the journal’s editorial team as a Highly ...

The Bartlett
Professor Henrietta Moore at ECOSOC

Professor Henrietta Moore at ECOSOC

Director of the UCL Institute for Global Prosperity (IGP) Professor Henrietta Moore will be speaking at the Economic and Social Council Integration Segment conference on 2-4 May in New York. The conference, titled ...

The Bartlett
Sabine Selchow's 'Resilience and resilient in Obama’s National Security Strategy' published in Politics

Sabine Selchow's 'Resilience and resilient in Obama’s National Security Strategy' published in Politics


In a recent publication by IGP Honourary Senior Research Associate Dr Sabine Selchow titled 'Resilience and resilient in Obama’s National Security Strategy 2010: Enter two ‘political keywords’', Dr Selchow conducts a systematic ...

CASA
Horizon with Hannah Fry and How to Find Love Online

Horizon with Hannah Fry and How to Find Love Online

On Monday night (25th April) BBC2 will air an episode of Horizon presented by CASA’s own Hannah Fry.

The programme, entitled “How to find love online”, is based on the experiments in ...

Architecture
Bartlett School of Architecture marks 175 years with celebratory publication

Bartlett School of Architecture marks 175 years with celebratory publication

The Bartlett School of Architecture has published a special supplement with the Architectural Review (AR) celebrating 175 years of architectural education at UCL.

CASA
Adam Dennett wins 2016 Student Choice Award for Outstanding Teaching

Adam Dennett wins 2016 Student Choice Award for Outstanding Teaching

We are delighted to report that Dr Adam Dennett was a proud recipient of the 2016 Student Choice Award for Outstanding Teaching, presented by the Provost at the UCLU Teaching & Learning Conference.   Only ...

Planning
BSP Staff Nominated for UCLU Student Choice Teaching Awards

BSP Staff Nominated for UCLU Student Choice Teaching Awards

Seven members of academic and professional staff from the Bartlett School of Planning have been nominated for the 2016 UCLU Student Choice Teaching Awards in recognition of the outstanding teaching and support they ...

Energy
CO2 emissions for every ship for every hour, now that's big data!

CO2 emissions for every ship for every hour, now that's big data!

Researchers at UCL Energy Institute use the methodology they developed for the Third IMO GHG Study 2014 and AIS data to estimate emissions from five different ship types and display this in a ...

DPU
Borders and camps - Setting an initial research agenda

Borders and camps - Setting an initial research agenda

Makeshift camps, created in various and dynamically changing locations across Europe (near and within cities, ports, forests, borders), have become an integral part of the so-called current refugee crisis. Amongst these, the Jungle ...

Planning
Jenny Post Receives Provost's Teaching Award

Jenny Post Receives Provost's Teaching Award

The Bartlett School of Planning's Undergraduate Programmes Manager Jenny Post has been awarded a UCL Provost's Teaching Award in recognition of her exceptional contribution to the learning experience of the school ...

Architecture
Dr Barbara Penner wins major grant from Humanities in the European Research Area (HERA)

Dr Barbara Penner wins major grant from Humanities in the European Research Area (HERA)

Congratulations to Dr Barbara Penner and Prof Adrian Forty from UCL's Bartlett School of Architecture who have been awarded a prestigious Joint Research Programme (JRP) grant from the Humanities in the European ...

Energy
Members of UCL Energy Institute pay tribute to Professor David Mackay

Members of UCL Energy Institute pay tribute to Professor David Mackay

Members of UCL Energy Institute have paid tribute to Professor David Mackay, former DECC Chief Scientific Advisor and friend to UCL-Energy, who passed away yesterday:

“All those working for the mitigation of climate ...

IEDE
New paper: Integrated decision making about housing, energy and wellbeing: a qualitative system dynamics model

New paper: Integrated decision making about housing, energy and wellbeing: a qualitative system dynamics model

Members of the Housing, Energy and Wellbeing (HEW) project collaborated on a paper recently published in a special issue of Environmental Health, which was launched at the Healthy-Polis workshop on the 14th ...

DPU
Latin American diaspora in London: What is the future of migrant ethnic businesses in Elephant and Castle regeneration process?

Latin American diaspora in London: What is the future of migrant ethnic businesses in Elephant and Castle regeneration process?

Retaining the cultural diversity of ethnic minorities in regeneration strategies constitutes a key urban challenge for London and many cities nowadays. In particular, a diverse Latin American community has risen fourfold in the ...

Planning
Planning Graduates Receive RTPI Commendations

Planning Graduates Receive RTPI Commendations

Three recent MSc graduates from the Bartlett School of Planning have been awarded commendations for their applications for Chartered Membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).

The Bartlett
UCL ISH Director takes on extended role during UN Global Colloquium of University Presidents at Yale University, 11-13 April 2016

UCL ISH Director takes on extended role during UN Global Colloquium of University Presidents at Yale University, 11-13 April 2016

UCL ISH Director Professor May Cassar and the UCL President and Provost Professor Michael Arthur will attend a meeting of University Presidents from around the world with the support and participation of United ...

CASA
CASA Student named UCL Sportswoman of the Year

CASA Student named UCL Sportswoman of the Year

MSc Smart Cities and Urban Analytics student Claire Daniel was named UCL Sportswoman of the Year at the annual UCL sports awards ball held recently. Claire balances her study and love of data ...