Canterbury 2050

Take part in shaping the future - Visions of a sustainable city and communities


Bringing together multi-disciplinary representatives from the public and private sector with academics from the Universities of Kent, UEA and Essex to share new developments, research and best practice in the Smart City and Eco City space.

When? 14 May 2018

Where? Kent Business School, The University of Kent

Why? Take part in shaping the future. Places are free but are limited in number.

How? Reserve your place by contacting Rufus Howard


Design a future city

Co-Creation: Take part in a special one-day symposium where multidisciplinary teams will work on building a virtual blueprint for Canterbury 2050, drawing on latest developments from all fields. Help create a ‘utopian’ blueprint for a smart, eco, resilient, circular, sustainable and prosperous city!

Interactive Planning Sessions

The workshop will make use of the latest digital tools and technologies to provide an immersive and live development and planning experience complete with audience participation across five key themes:

  • 1 – Food and Ecology Network
  • 2 – Energy and Circular Resource Use
  • 3 – City Transport Network
  • 4 – Community Health and Wellbeing
  • 5 – Culture, Heritage and Economy