Book your place now for The Planning Convention 2014 and be inspired as we celebrate the RTPI's centenary and 100 years of professional planning.
Taking place in Central Hall Westminster, the historic and stunning conference centre in central London, Planning Convention 2014 will ask what are the big challenges on the horizon that will shape the next 50 years? We will address major issues including how to deliver quality as well as quantity in housing, how we build healthier communities and how to overcome the real constraints upon economic growth, such as infrastructure and market failure. Expert practitioners will discuss what these challenges will mean for the quality of life for communities in different parts of the UK.
With a packed and flexible programme, and outstanding opportunities for networking and debate, these critical topics will feature across a stimulating range of sessions with speakers of national and international renown. Informed by key RTPI policy papers prepared for the centenary year, Planning Convention 2014 Meeting the challenge: How will planners shape the future? We’ll examine the contribution every planner should and can make to the solutions we need.
Join the convention debate about how to make planning fit for purpose in shaping the future of our communities.
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What our previous delegates have said...
“The Convention gives you a chance to focus in on some of the key topics outside of the office”
Jeremy Pine, Uttlesford District Council
"An excellent and inspiring event"
Mark Pollock, Mark Pollock Planning Ltd
“A great networking opportunity and the sessions are excellent - topical, varied and very interesting”
Fiona McCandless, Planning & Local Government Group