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Future of Planning – News and Updates

News and Updates

Read all the latest news, blogs and opinion pieces from the Future of Planning project.

Blog – Land Information Platform: levelling the playing field
10-10-17

To mark the launch of the new Land Information Platform in partnership with the Department of Communities and Local Government, Head of Projects Stefan Webb outlines why it revolutionise the way that developers can create housing proposals

Blog – Can you use ‘big data’ to map great places?
7-4-17

This blog post is the fifth in a series of guest entries written by the winners of the Catapult’s Future of Planning Open Call.

Blog – We Live in a 3D World
30-3-17

This blog post is the fourth in a series of guest entries written by the winners of the Catapult’s Future of Planning Open Call.

Blog – Land Supply as Place of Innovation 
29-3-17

This blog post is the third in a series of guest entries written by the winners of the Catapult’s Future of Planning Open Call.

Blog – Green infrastructure in the Smart City Agenda 
28-3-17

This blog post is the second in a series of guest entries written by the winners of the Catapult’s Future of Planning Open Call.

Blog – Using digital technology to help Neighbourhood Planning groups form a credible evidence base 
27-3-17

This blog post is the first in a series of guest entries written by the winners of the Catapult’s Future of Planning Open Call.

Future of Planning Funding Winners Announced
15-3-17

Read about which entries to the Future of Planning Funding Open Call were successful.

Blog – Future of Planning Third Thursday Networking Event
9-3-17

The Future of Planning team share their thoughts on the Third Thursday networking event.

Blog – Digital Tools Can Make Planning More Transparent
8-2-17

The urban planning process is overseen by professionals who keep information and knowledge hidden. By using digital tools, cities can make sure everyone understands what’s happening, says Stefan Webb.

Blog – State of the Art Innovations in Digital Planning
1/12/16

Stefan Webb, Head of Projects at Future Cities Catapult, introduces our newly launched State of the Art Innovations in Digital Planning report.

Blog – Planning Needs To Experiment
24/11/16

Our Head of Projects, Stefan Webb, blogs about our GrowthPlanner project and the need to experiment in the Planning field.

Blog – The Future Of Planning Innovators Panel
7/11/16

Euan Mills, Urban Design and Planning Lead at Future Cities Catapult, blogs about the launch event of Future of Planning.

Blog – Why Cities Need to Unlock Their Planning Data
3/11/16

In the lead up to his appearance as an expert panellist at Smart City Expo World Congress, Stefan Webb, blogs about planning and the future of cities.

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