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New Paper: Improving Interchanges in China: the Experiential Phenomenon

New Paper: Improving Interchanges in China: the Experiential Phenomenon

16 February 2015

This paper examines the development of multimodal passenger rail hubs as part of the high-speed rail (HSR) network in the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The instrumental, attitudinal and affective experience of ...
Professor Peter Rees is awarded CBE

Professor Peter Rees is awarded CBE

05 January 2015

Peter Rees, Professor of Places and Planning at the Bartlett School of Planning, has been made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2015 New Year’s Honours list ...
The Bartlett confirmed as built environment research heavyweight in the Government’s Research Excellence Framework

The Bartlett confirmed as built environment research heavyweight in the Government’s Research Excellence Framework


The Bartlett has the most world-leading research in its field in the UK, according to the Government’s Research Excellence Framework (REF2014). As one of UCL’s ten faculties, The Bartlett’s performance ...
If women built cities, what would our urban landscape look like?

If women built cities, what would our urban landscape look like?

Bartlett academics Yasminah Beebeejaun, Kate Henderson and Caren Levy were interviewed in a recent article on gender and planning which appeared in the Guardian.

BSP students explore south Blackpool regeneration

Thirty MSc students from The Bartlett School of Planning are examining how improvements to the South Fylde railway line could benefit the area around Blackpool South station.

The BSP's Valentina Giordano says the UK job market is more meritocratic than in her native Italy

In a recent interview with the Guardian, Valentina Giordano, Research Associate at the Bartlett School of Planning, discusses the relative merits of the UK job market for built environment professionals. 

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Public-Private Partnerships and Private Finance Initiatives:
Their track record for megaprojects in the UK

Public-Private Partnerships and Private Finance Initiatives: Their track record for megaprojects in the UK

04 March 2015

Peter Madden & Keith Perry
EC Harris International/ARCAIDIA
The Californian Fast Train Project: Prospects and
challenges of a US mega rail project

The Californian Fast Train Project: Prospects and challenges of a US mega rail project

11 March 2015

Prof. Robert Cervero
Director, Institute of Urban & Regional Development and Director, University of California Transportation Centre
University of California at Berkeley
UCL Energy Seminar: 'Financing Home Energy Efficiency: Lessons from the Green Deal and Needs for the Future' with Mark Bayley CEO of The Green Deal Finance Company and Petter Allison, commercial director

UCL Energy Seminar: 'Financing Home Energy Efficiency: Lessons from the Green Deal and Needs for the Future' with Mark Bayley CEO of The Green Deal Finance Company and Petter Allison, commercial director

24 March 2015

The Green Deal is a world first – linking in customers’ minds and in IT systems, the concept that home energy efficiency can be financed from future energy bill savings. Enabled by statute and ...
UCL MSc Sustainable Heritage 10 Year Anniversary Celebration, Wednesday 25 March, Central London

UCL MSc Sustainable Heritage 10 Year Anniversary Celebration, Wednesday 25 March, Central London

25 March 2015

The event will be in the form of a one day conference with a morning session followed by a lunch, an afternoon session and a drinks reception. 
Masters Open Day

Masters Open Day

25 March 2015

The Bartlett School of Planning will be hosting its annual Masters Open day on the afternoon of Wednesday 25th March 2015, from 2-6pm.  The Open Day will include an overview of the School ...
Hinkley Point C: The first UK
nuclear power mega-project for a generation

Hinkley Point C: The first UK nuclear power mega-project for a generation

25 March 2015

Dr. Nigel Knee
Head of External Affairs, Nuclear New Build UK
EDF Energy
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