Launch of ‘The future of London’ essay collection

September 12, 2016

Our latest essay collection sets out to answer the question of what London will look like in 2050. To remain a thriving and successful city, improving opportunities for all of its citizens, it must be innovative – a step ahead of rival cities in in business, culture, education, governance and more.

The essay collection includes contributions from a number of high-profile decision makers and opinion formers, including the Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP (Foreign Secretary), Justine Roberts (Co-Founder, Mumsnet), the Rt Hon Alan Milburn (Chair, Social Mobility Commission), Sir Terry Farrell (Architect), Professor Tony Travers (Director, LSE London), and more.

Speakers include:

Pippa Crerar, City Hall Editor, London Evening Standard (Chair)
Professor Tony Travers, Director, LSE London
Gerard Grech, Chief Executive Officer, Tech City
John Cruddas MP, MP for Dagenham and Rainham (invited)
Bob Neill MP, MP for Bromley and Chislehurst
Cllr Kevin Davis, Leader of Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames

Date: Monday 12th September 2016, 12.30 – 14.00.

Venue: Livery Hall, Guildhall, 71 Basinghall Street, London EC2V 7HH