George Weeks, Urban Designer, Transport for London

George Weeks Urban Designer, Transport for London

George Weeks
Urban Designer, Transport for London

Workshop: Designing for active travel – Day Two @ 14:00

George is an urban designer with a lifelong interest in creating urban places that work well for people. He is a chartered town planner. Based in the Urban Design team since 2011, George has developed the team’s expertise in valuing the monetary benefits of high-quality public space and was co-author of the Nine Elms cycling strategy.

George has a BA in Social Sciences from Durham, an MSc in City Planning and Real Estate from Glasgow and a Master’s in Sustainable Urbanism from the University of Wales. In 2009 he won the RTPI Award for Outstanding Achievement in Planning Education. He is a member of the RTPI London Regional Activities Committee, a Young Urbanist and a member of the Urban Design Group.