RIBA CPD Showcase eBulletin

Places, planning and communities

The following CPD materials fall within the ‘Places, planning and communities’ RIBA Core Curriculum topic. Chartered architects must acquire at least 100 learning points. Points reflect your own assessment of what you got out of the activity. Many seminars are now available online using Zoom, GoToMeeting, and Microsoft Teams etc. This is not always shown here so, if a seminar is of interest to you, do click on the link and check.
Lighting as a Key Layer in New Urban Design
Seminar, by Zumtobel Group
Addresses how technology and society has changed the way we illuminate plazas and landscapes. Discover how using layers of light can help to create community spaces with unique identities, encouraging people to spend time and money in them.

Zumtobel Group develops individual and innovative lighting solutions for projects around the world. Zumtobel is an expert in outdoor architecture, plaza and landscape lighting. The recipient of a 2020 Red Dot Award for product design, it designs ground-breaking luminaires that incorporate cutting-edge technologies.

Duration: 45 minutes + Q&A
Permeable Pavements - Advice and Guidance
An in-depth look at of the use of permeable paving within SuDS schemes.

O’Reilly Concrete is one of the UK and Ireland’s leading manufacturers of precast paving products, including block, flag and permeable paving, and specialist kerbing. All of its products are backed by a comprehensive technical support and design service, capable of advising on commercial, public sector and domestic projects.

Duration: 45 minutes + Q&A