- Nino Strachey, National Head of Research, National Trust
- Owain Lloyd-James, National Head of Places Strategy, Historic England
- Nayan Kulkarni, Site-specific / Public Realm Artist and Researcher
- Leanne O’Boyle, Head of Cultural and Visitor Strategy, City of London Corporation
How is history mobilised in place-making strategies today? How is heritage used to regenerate spaces, drive economic development or shape community identities? How does the past enrich and shape a sense of place? And what limitations, lines of exclusion, or challenges should we be alert to? Whether you’re a researcher, practitioner, or interested in your own community, join the panel in discussion with Catherine Clarke, IHR Professor in the History of People, Place and Community, for a critical discussion of history in place-making strategies today.
This event also launches the Centre for the History of People, Place and Community.