This Knowledge Exchange event is an opportunity to find out what is happening in the county and engage with your colleagues in the public and private sectors. It will feature a series of short presentations showcasing key town centre developments and projects along with networking sessions to discuss the issues facing town centres.


Guy Hollaway – Principal Partner, Hollaway Studio
David Godfrey, Kent County Council
Sonia Collins – Head of Planning Services, Dartford Borough Council
Wendy Lane – Assistant Director – Planning & Tom Reynolds, Assistant Director – Strategic, Gravesham Borough Council

More speakers to be announced shortly!

The event will include:

  • Live speaker presentations and Q&A
  • Networking opportunities
  • Members-only resource library of presentations and further reading

Key details:

Date: Wednesday 14th September 2022
Time: 9:30 – 13:00 (Arrival from 9:00)
Venue: The Woodville, Gravesend

Booking Details

Kent Design member organisations:

This event is included in your membership package. Ask us for a members booking code / check with your Key Contact prior to booking online. Click here to book your place.

Non-Kent Design members:

There are a limited number of places available to non-members. The cost of individual places is £95+Vat pp. Click here to book your place.

The following organisations will be attending:

Betteridge & Milsom / BPTW / Canterbury City Council / Dartford Borough Council / Folkestone & Hythe District Council / Gravesham Borough Council  / Hollaway Studio / Kent County Council / Medway Council / Pentland Homes / The Hyde Group / Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council / Woking Borough Council & more!

Venue information:

Seating: This will be arranged with extra space between seats and rows.
Hand sanitiser gel will be available.

You can check out the venue’s current Covid-19 guidelines at



Image credit: Hollaway Studio