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London’s Hotels: expanding social spaces


Friday 06 December 2019
08:30 - 09:30

London is the third most visited city in the world and has the highest hotel occupancy rates of any European city. It is predicted that 2019 will see 6,500 new rooms built across the capital. But hotels are changing. Current lifestyle, technological and political transformations present new opportunities and challenges for the future of hotels. What are the key trends reshaping hotels contribution to the city? 
This NLA Breakfast Talk and digital publication launch will profile a selection of London’s most innovative trends and responses within the sector, showcasing findings across three key themes – social spaces, technology and planning.


Alex Lifschutz

Director, Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

Angela Dapper

Principal, Grimshaw

Derek Griffin

Head of Acquisitions, London & South, Whitbread

Bruce Robertson

Managing Director, The Standard, London

Jonathan Manns

Board Director, Head of Planning & Development, Rockwell

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New London Architecture, The Building Centre, Store St, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BT

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