8-9 November. Online conference.
RTPI is joining seven other planning organisations round the world for the second international online planning conference for World Town Planning Day on integrating food systems into the planning process.
It will be conducted entirely via the internet as a practical demonstration of commitment to reducing our carbon footprint. Anyone may participate and registration is now open. For more information, please visit www.rtpi.org.uk/rtpi_international
- Have Your Cake and Eat It
9 November. RTPI London. Greater London Authority, City Hall, London.
This World Planning Day event will focus on how planning influences our access to healthy and affordable food, from redeveloping street markets through to safeguarding allotments and community gardens. It will consider the extent to which planners are responsible for creating and maintaining a sustainable food supply. Cost: Free. For more information or to book, please visit www.rtpi.org.uk/ct/EVENT/1174/11/events/1174
- New Evidence and Opportunities for Strategic Spatial Planning
2-3 December. University of Manchester, DCLG, ESPON UK and RTPI networks. University of Manchester.
This workshop aims to allow high-level discussion on strategic economic, urban and rural development planning at a key juncture in the UK's urban and rural policy landscapes. For more information, please visit www.espon.org.uk