Battersea Power Station: Heritage and Regeneration

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2012
 
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Following the news that Battersea Power Station is once again to be put up for sale, the C20 Society is holding a conference on Friday 20th April at the Building Centre to draw attention to the significance and potential of this iconic site.

The aim of the conference is to assist the public and media by presenting well-informed opinion about the development site in the light of new opportunities, with a focus on the retention of the Grade II* listed building.

Speakers include:

Gavin Stamp (journalist and historian)
Keith Garner (architect, Battersea Power Station Community Group)
Stuart Tappin (Structural Engineer, STAND)
Giles Dolphin (former Head of Planning Decisions, GLA)
Marcus Binney (Chairman, SAVE and Times correspondent)
Nicholas Falk (planner and urbanist, founder URBED)
Sir Terry Farrell (architect and planner)
Paul Finch (Deputy Chair, Design Council/CABE)
Steve Kennard (former design director, Parkview)
Ros Kerslake (Chief Executive, Prince's Regeneration Trust)
Alan Powers (University of Greenwich, Chair of Twentieth Century Society)
Chaired by Loyd Grossman (Chair, Heritage Alliance)

Venue: The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London WC1E 7BT

The conference has been organised with support from the Building Centre Trust.

Cost: £35 (includes coffee, lunch and delegate information). Limited availability, early booking advised

Please book here