Design for Living conference – Watch online

Watch the presentations from the Design for Living conference below!

On the 23 May, Milton Keynes Council, The Academy of Urbanism and MK Gallery collaborated to deliver a conference to feed into the debate on the Oxford-Cambridge Arc and the implications of plans to build a million homes throughout the arc by 2050.

If you missed the event or want to relive these insightful presentations and panel discussions, all presentations can be found in an ordered playlist on the Academy’s YouTube channel or you can view the presentations individually by selecting from the list below.

Design for Living: Welcome
Geoff Snelson, Director of Strategy & Futures, Milton Keynes Council

Oxford Cambridge Arc: Quality homes and places
Andy von Bradsky, Head of Architecture, MHCLG

Transformational growth in Rotterdam
Mattijs van Ruijven AoU, Head of City Planning, City of Rotterdam

Is the British planning system failing us?
Julia Foster AoU, Managing Partner, David Lock Associates

Planning for Regional Growth (Q&A)
Mattijs van Ruijven AoU, City of Rotterdam and Julia Foster AoU, David Lock Associates

Who are we designing for?
Noha Nasser, Director, Mela Social Enterprise

Masterplanning and the natural process of urban growth
David Rudlin AoU, Chair of The Academy of Urbanism & Winner of the 2014 Wolfson Economic Prize

Barton Park: From Masterplan to Delivery
Alex Robinson, Director of Development, Strategic Land, Grosvenor

Design & Growth
Louise Wyman, Design Lead, West Midlands Combined Authority & NIC Design Group

Masterplanning New Neighbourhoods (Q&A)
Louise Wyman, WCMA, David Rudlin, The Academy of Urbanism and Alex Robinson, Grosvenor

Community-led housing in delivering a million homes in the Oxford Cambridge Arc
Neil Murphy AoU, Co-founder, TOWN

Sustainable Design
Sue Riddlestone OBE AoU, CoFounder & Chief Executive, BioRegional

Modular homes and disrupting UK housebuilding
Mark Latham, Regeneration Director, Urban Splash

Housing Innovation
Neil Murphy AoU, TOWN, Sue Riddlestone OBE AoU, Bioregional and Mark Latham AoU, Urban Splash

Transformational placemaking
Jennifer Keesmaat AoU, CEO, The Keesmaat Group

Design for Living: Key learning points
Kevin Murray AoU, Director, Kevin Murray Associates

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