Leaders Plus 5: Proposals for London

Leaders Plus Round 5 wrapped up on 11 July, 2018 with their ‘Proposals for London’, a series of ground-breaking interventions inspired by the cohort’s course theme “Overcoming Barriers”, which focused on physical obstacles such as road, rail and waterways; administrative/political or more broader professional barriers such different organisational cultures. The … Read more

Future London Leaders 18: Proposals for London

Future London Leaders Round 18 wrapped up on 13 June with ‘Proposals for London’ based on the programme theme of “Overcoming Barriers.” The final task before graduation was an invitation to combine research with out-of-the-box thinking and personal experience. In addition to leadership skills sessions, the FLL18 programme included field trips to Brentford to … Read more

Smarter Cities: Housing workshop

Smarter Cities: London social media usage. Image courtesy of Eric Fischer (https://www.flickr.com/photos/walkingsf/)

  Smart Cities are a hot topic, with great potential to address intractable urban problems through innovation – and with all hype and uncertainty that come with new areas of endeavour. Getting started with smart-city technologies and systems can seem overwhelming, but there are good reasons to engage. Join us … Read more

Smarter Cities: Infrastructure

GLA/Arup Infrastructure Mapping Application

As London grows, its infrastructure is coming under increasing strain. New infrastructure is needed to help deliver homes, move people around and improve the environment, and in a context of rapid change, up-to-date information is vital for making informed decisions about large-scale investment. Speakers at FoL’s 28 Sept Smarter Cities … Read more

Smarter Cities: Delivery workshop

Smarter Cities: London social media usage. Image courtesy of Eric Fischer (https://www.flickr.com/photos/walkingsf/)

Smart Cities are a hot topic, with great potential to address intractable urban problems through innovation – and with all hype and uncertainty that come with new areas of endeavour. Getting started with smart-city technologies and systems can seem overwhelming, but there are good reasons to engage. Join us as we … Read more