“The Battle of Ideas should be the key event in the calender for anyone serious about being taken seriously. Its a great forum for testing ideas, defending ideas and questioning ideas. But most importantly, it’s a place that celebrates ideas. We are honoured to be involved.”
Austin Williams, founder, ManTowNHuman (Manifesto: Towards a New Humanism), the first radical architectural manifesto for a generation
"I was amazed by the high quality of the Battle of Ideas 2007 and the intellectual excitement that it provoked."
Prof Malcolm Grant CBE, president and provost, University College London