Architecture and Politics
9 September 2013
At the Royal Institution, Albemarle Street, W1S 4BS
Concept sketch for the National Assembly for Wales. Credit: Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners. A panel of distinguished figures from the worlds of architecture and politics discuss architecture's importance to delivering political agendas and shaping social change.
The panel of speakers includes Ed Vaizey MP (Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries), Tessa Jowell MP (former Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport and Minister for the Olympics), Sunand Prasad (senior partner of Penoyre & Prasad and former President of the RIBA) and Sarah Wigglesworth (award-winning architect and Professor of Architecture at Sheffield University).
Chaired by the journalist and broadcaster, Jeremy Vine.
In association with Building Design magazine.
£12 / £6 reductions (students, jobseekers and people with disabilities)
A limited number of tickets will be available on the door of the event from 6pm.