Capital Conversation with Victoria Hills, Chief Executive, Royal Town Planning Institute
In this instalment of our Capital Conversation webinar series, Peter Bishop, Deputy Chief Executive, LCCI will be joined by Victoria Hills MRTPI FICE, Chief Executive, Royal Town Planning Institute. Victoria has over 20 years’ experience and expertise in planning, transport and organisational leadership and development. She is passionate about planning great ‘liveable’ places, with an unrivalled insight into London’s governance; having worked for all three Mayors of London. She was formerly Chief Executive of the Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation, which saw her drive forward the early stages of the transformation of the Old Oak and Park Royal opportunity area.
Topics likely to be covered in this informal conversation include:
- the proposed overhaul of the planning system
- how innovative planning can help tackle climate change, the housing crisis and reinvigorate communities
- the role of planning in creating Smart Cities
- the impact Covid-19 has had on the type of world we need to plan for