Opening Night Debate

Tuesday 11 February 2020 @18.30

Hosted in 2018 and 2019 by New London Architecture (NLA) and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), the debate opens the show with a full audience of architects and interior designers.

Covering the issues affecting the design sector, the debates attract speakers who influence opinions across the industry.

2019 - Factory-made Housing: is this the solution to building better homes long-term? 

Chair: Peter Murray, NLA 

Speakers: Hazel Rounding, shedkm; Jane Richards, WSP; Nigel Ostime, Hawkins\Brown

2018 - A crises for the next generation – is London just for the wealthy? 

Chair: Peter Murray, NLA

Speakers: Ben Derbyshire, RIBA President; Louise Wyman, Homes & Communities Agency; David Lunts, Greater London Authority; Zohra Chiheb, Levitt Bernstein; Andy Von Bradsky, DCLG

2017 - Good Design is narrative design

Chair: David Michon

Speakers: Morag Myerscough, Studio Myerscough; Matthew Raw of Studio Manifold; Julian de Metz, dFMK


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