Dr Andrew Smith, University of Westminster, School of Architecture and the Built Environment
Tuesday 29th October 2013 - 5:30pm
Glamorgan Building Committee Rooms
Public lecture hosted by the Innovation and Engagement Unit.
This event will explore the issues. challenges and mechanisms involved when mega-events are used in urban regeneration. London's Olympic regeneration is in the focus.
Dr. Smith will argue that this case is best understoood as a leverage project and as a series of interventions that de-risked East London for private investors.