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Professor Catalina Turcu to join UCL’s team of experts at COP28
We’re delighted to announce that BSP's Professor Catalina Turcu will be joining UCL's team at COP28, the 2023 United Nations Climate Change Conference, to be held from 30 November to 12 December in the United Arab Emirates.
Professor Catalina Turcu to advise on EU’s environmental and sustainability policy priorities
Professor Catalina Turcu has been invited to take part in a high-level foresight workshop organised by the European Environment Agency (EEA) in Brussels on 12th Oct 24: Strategic outlook into EU’s 2024-2029 policy priorities: exploring alternative scenarios for the environment
Sustainable housing for all by 2030: Prof Catalina Turcu gives keynote at ENHR Conference
Professor Catalina Turcu gave the plenary at the European Network of Housing Research (ENHR) conference in Lodz, Poland 28-30 June 2023
Prof Catalina Turcu advises the European Environment Agency on sustainability challenges
Professor Catalina Turcu has been invited to advise the European Environment Agency (EEA).
Bartlett Planning team help planners discover best locations for future urban growth
Future Urban Growth Lab is a KEIF project that runs from May 2022 to end of April 2023. Dr. Tommaso Gabrieli (PI) and Prof. Stephen Marshall (Co-I) from the Bartlett School of Planning formed a partnership with the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) and Dr. Luca D’Acci (Associate Professor in Urban Studies at Politecnico of Turin, Italy) with the objective to create a user-friendly software to visualize options for future urban growth.
Bartlett Planning Student Finalists: National Urban Design Awards 2023
We are pleased to announce that MSc Urban Design & City Planning students, Elisha Belfon Thompson, Marco Mak and Anjali Maniar have been named finalists in this year's National Urban Design Awards in the concept and innovation category.
Prof Catalina Turcu founds the UCL Sustainable Development Goals Research Accelerator
Prof Catalina Turcu joins the EcoCity World Summit 2023 Academic Committee
In June 2023 the Ecocity Summit arrives at the Barbican Centre. Representatives from academic, policymaking and industry communities will come together to formulate and implement plans for a more sustainable future for cities like London, under the theme ‘Connecting Communities'.
BSP launches new Graphic Skills Portal
We have launched a brand-new learning resource to support students on their graphic skills learning journey. The Graphic Skills Portal has been developed thanks to the Bartlett Innovation Fund.
Two BSP projects awarded RTPI Award for Research Excellence
We are proud to announce that two BSP submissions have been named winners of the Sir Peter Hall Award for Excellence in Research and Engagement.