Session 10 | Story Corners Pecha Kucha

12.30 | Story Corners Pecha Kucha

In this session, the Story Corner presenters each have one slide to explain their Story Corners taking place throughout the afternoon, in the following order. Choose the ones you want to go and see:

2.00 Session 11A | Story Corner 1 City-Scale Projects and Tools

  • Prof Dr Manfred Köhler President of the World Green Infrastructure Network, University of Neubrandenburg | Berlin as a case study of green roof projects and policies in Germany
  • Erich Steiner Landscape Architect, Swiss Green Infrastructure Association | The new Swiss Spatial Planning Act and its impact on urban greenery
  • Paulo Palha, Beatriz Castiglione ACVN Portugal Green Roof Association | Urban green infrastructure in Porto – the Fifth Façade Project
  • Doris Schnepf Green4Cities | The City Green Pass
  • Kelai Diebel Architect | UPFARMING – The Aims of Building Integrated Agriculture


2.00 Session 11B | Story Corner 2 Mapping and Evaluation of Urban Green Infrastructure

  • Prof Irena Niedźwiecka-Filipiak Head of the Institute of Landscape Architecture, Wrocław University of Environmental & Life Sciences | The green infrastructure network project in Wrocław Functional Area – first steps to implementation
  • Prof Rosi Stangl BOKU University of Life Sciences Vienna | Urbane GmbA – Urban green space potential in the Viennese building stock – a pilot assessment study
  • Joost de Gier Sempergreen Netherlands | Green roofs and biodiversity – the results of scientific research
  • Panos Fetsis LIFE Programme Communications Team | LIFE Urban-Adapt – testing climate adaptation measures for the City of Rotterdam


2.45 Session 12 | Story Corner 3 – Neighbourhoods, Nature & Community

  • John Little Grass Roof Company | Designing brownfield landscapes and bugs back into urban space
  • Dr Leila Tolderlund College of Architecture and Planning, University of Colorado Denver USA | Involving unlike stakeholders to enable innovation in green infrastructure design
  • Dr Bente Knoll B-NK GmbH Consultancy for Sustainable Competence, Austria | Green infrastructure at school requires communication. Setting up engagement processes at two schools in Vienna – first experiences
  • Helen Taylor Hosta Consulting, UK | Urban green infrastructure progress since EUGIC 2015 Vienna 
  • Chris Bridgman Bridgman & Bridgman | A landscape contractor’s perspective of delivering green infrastructure in the UK
  • Kinga Lewicka LIFE RADOMKLIMA-PL | Adaptation to climate change through sustainable water management supported by implementation of green infrastructure



3.45 Session 13 | Story Corner 4 – Neighbourhoods, Nature & Community

  • Sven Schulz Business & Biodiversity, Global Nature Fund | Benefits of biodiversity-oriented design of business premises – a chance for local authorities and urban areas?
  • David Naismith WWT Consulting Ltd | The WWT’s SUDS for Schools programme
  • David Mulholland Mullholland Consultants | Heathrow Terminal Five – a green interchange
  • Monika Kotulak CEEweb for Biodiversity | CEEweb Natura 2000 urban nature-based solution projects
  • Esther Blaimschein and Simone Rongitsch k.a.r.l.s concept, Austria | Creating productive living spaces for cities