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Planning Employers' Network launch

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University of Hertfordshire

New Science Building (top floor)

College Lane Campus

Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AB

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Planning Employers' Network Launch

  • Discuss how the University and planning employers can work together to meet local needs for qualified planners in Hertfordshire and neighbouring areas

  • Hear from planning employers reflecting on key planners’ knowledge and skills, and support for Degree Apprenticeships

  • Learn how the University is supporting RTPI accreditation of the MSc Sustainable Planning course, and the development of planning Degree Apprenticeships

  • Find out how the University is involved with local planning and regeneration in Hatfield


Key Speakers include:



Prof. Quintin McKellar
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Hertfordshire

Colin Haigh
Head of Planning, Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council

Ben Harvey
Senior Planner Strategic Planning
Jamie Stanley
Strategic Planning, Iceni Projects

Dr Richard Southern
Dean of the School of Life and Medical Sciences

Georgia Wrighton
Programme Leader MSc Sustainable Planning course


The event will include a drinks reception and a chance to discuss issues and opportunities informally with local planning employers, University staff and current and former sustainable planning students.


About the MSc Sustainable Planning course:

The course provides students with the skills they need to facilitate the creation of more sustainable places.

It allows flexible study based on a programme of short courses scheduled over two or three days at weekends.

MSc Sustainable Planning short courses are also available to practitioners including:

• GIS Spatial Analysis
• Planning Law Policy and Practice
• Community Engagement and the Planning Process
• Transport Policy and Travel Planning
• Urban Design and Conservation

Georgia Wrighton, Programme Leader, for more information.

Please contact John Conlon for information on short courses or follow the link to the Centre for Sustainable Communities short course webpage


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New Science Building (top floor)

College Lane Campus

Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AB

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