Iceni Futures

Iceni Futures stands at the forefront of the planning industry by seeking to understand and predict how places will function in the future, the challenges they may face, and what technological solutions are available to improve the quality of decision making, planning consultancy advice and ultimately placemaking. Read about our endeavours and research in our insights below and get it touch if you want to find out more

The drones are coming (?)
Across the world, drone technology is rapidly advancing, from the recently unveiled world’s first passenger Vertiport in Singapore, to cargo drones delivering medical supplies in China, Sw... Read more
Designing for Health and Wellbeing
There are various themes which are gaining momentum in the built environment arena relating to health, wellbeing and their relationship to design. Terms such as ‘Healthy Planning’ and ... Read more
5G: the race is on to control your city
5G is more than just another network to provide connectivity to all of your shiny distracting gadgets, before long it will become the connective fabric tying everything in our cities togethe... Read more
New starter in Iceni Manchester
Ellen Creegan has joined Iceni Projects as a Senior Planner. She brings over six years’ experience of working in the built environment since graduating from Sheffield University. Ellen ... Read more
Viewing construction as a blank canvas
Squeezing along what is left of the public footpath due to the neighbouring construction, I join the crowds of morning commuters making their way from Farringdon station in order to reach ou... Read more