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The significance of significance - developing in context
Event Date 23/09/2010
Location London
Country United Kingdom
Description NLA half-day conference
Thursday 23 September, 9.00am - 1.00pm
NLA, The Building Centre, 26 Store Street WC1E 7BT

PPS5 and the increased importance of 'significance' of built assets, together with the new London Views Management Framework, are having a major impact on London's development landscape. The assessment of significance is in its infancy - what case studies are there that can help interpret the guidance? And how can we go about judging 'significance' within London's complex environment and diverse communities?

Speakers include: Philip Davies, Planning and Development Director (South), English Heritage
Colin Wilson, Senior Manager Planning Decisions, GLA
Eric Parry, Director, Eric Parry Architects
Roger Mascall, Head of Heritage, DPP
Robert Evans, Director, Argent Group PLC
Robert Ayton, Head of Design and Conservation, Central Team, Development Planning, City of Westminster
Vincent Lacovara, Interim Principal Urban Design Officer, LB Croydon

URL www.newlondonarchitecture.org