LSE Cities and the Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft to host next Urban Age Debate on Humanising the City



 Following the first virtual event in the Urban Age Debates: Cities in the 2020s series, LSE Cities and the Alfred Herrhuasen Gesselschaft have announced the next Urban Age Debate, Humanising the City: Can the design of urban space promote greater cohesion and healthier lifestyles? In conversation with prominent international architects, this virtual debate will explore the deep connections between the design of public space and social inclusion as cities strive to become more humane, domestic, and home to diverse communities over the next decade.

Tuesday, 27 April 2021 | 17.30 – 19.00 BST

Please register here.


Elizabeth Diller | Architect and Partner, Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R)

Amanda Levete | Founder and Principal, Amanda Levete Architects (AL_A)

Suketu Mehta | Author, journalist and Associate Professor, New York University Journalism Institute

Rozana Montiel | Founder and Director, Rozana Montiel | Estudio de Arquitectura


Ricky Burdett | Professor of Urban Studies at the London School of Economics (LSE), Director of LSE Cities and co-Founder of the Urban Age