Ricky Burdett to deliver talk on Shaping Cities in Chicago

Ricky Burdett, Director of LSE Cities and Urban Age, will deliver a lecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago on 28 February 2018. The MCHAP lecture, entitled ‘ Shaping Cities ‘ will explore how different types of urban systems can act as straightjackets or provide more open and resilient frameworks to respond to known and […]

LSE awarded Queen’s Anniversary Prize for work on cities

LSE’s work on cities has been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace on Thursday, 22 February 2018. The Prize was personally presented to Dame Minouche Shafik, Director of LSE, and Professor Ricky Burdett CBE, Director of LSE Cities and Urban Age, by Their Royal Highnesses the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall. Commenting on the award, Professor Burdett, said: “We […]