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Humanising Infrastructure: Connecting to Culture in Major Projects


Wednesday 26 November 2014
8.30 — 9.30am

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A panel of eminent speakers discuss the role of culture in designing and delivering major infrastructure projects.

Our experience of cities is determined to a large degree by infrastructure – its benefits and its deficiencies. The success of the London 2012 Olympics showed what could be achieved in combining sporting and cultural activity with massive infrastructure improvement. Two years on, a panel of eminent speakers discuss what role culture can play in humanising the way these massive investments are designed and delivered.


Sir John Armitt (Chair, Olympic Delivery Authority)
Vivien Lovell (Director, Modus Operandi)
Charles Freeman (Director, Charles Freeman Projects)
Jolyon Brewis (Chief Executive, Grimshaw)


Tim Marlow (Director of Artistic Programmes, Royal Academy of Arts)

Includes a cup of tea or coffee.

Organised in association with All-Party Parliamentary Design and Innovation Group

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Wednesday 26 November 2014

8.30 — 9.30am

Keeper's House, Burlington House

£6. Concessions £4.