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20 February: Life after the Olympics: Local Events and Legacies

Tourism and Events 10 January 2014

This event draws together practitioners and academics from a variety of professional backgrounds who will share their experiences and perspectives of events which attempt to connect and engage people in and around the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Date/time: 20 February 2014, starts at 6pm
Venue: Room MG14, Marylebone Campus


  • 6pm Registration
  • 6.10 Introduction - Chair: Marion Roberts - Professor of Urban Design Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment (FABE)
  • 6.20 Nancy Stevenson – International Director FABE

    Cultural Events in the Context of Change.
  • 6.40 Andreas Lang – Director Public Works
The Wick Sessions
    Alternative Futures and Urban Resilience.
  • 7pm Tracie Trimmer-Platman – Chair of the Wick Award & Wick Festival, Senior Lecturer UEL
The Hackney Wick Festival
    Making Connections, Developing Community Capital.
  • 7.20 Adriana Marques- Lead for Arts and Culture, London Legacy Development Corporation

    The role of Art and Events in re-animating the Park.
  • 7.40 Questions and Discussion
  • 8pm Refreshments

The event is free, but you must register to attend.

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