Session 13 | Valuing green infrastructure – understanding the benefits of nature

15.45 | Valuing green infrastructure – understanding the benefits of nature

Running as parallel sessions

13A – Water Sensitive Cities (1)
  • Chaired by Paul Shaffer Associate at CIRIA, Susdrain
  • Ian Titherington Lead Officer, City of Cardiff Council
  • Owen Davies Flood Risk Manager, Royal Borough of Greenwich


13 B – Water Sensitive Cities (2)

  • Chair (tbc)
  • Richard Ashley Emeritus Professor of Urban Water, University of Sheffield, Director of Urban Futures Ltd
  • Wendy Allen Wendy Allen Design | Community Rain Gardens and Rainscapes
  • Jo Deketelaere Rainbrain: Monitoring BlueGreen Roofs For Climate Change, Antwerp & Norway


13C – Financing Green Infrastructure
  • McKenna Davis Ecologic Institute Berlin
  • Mark Atherton Director of Environment, Greater Manchester Combine Authorities | The Manchester Ignition Programme
  • Jonny Sadler Programme Director, Greater Manchester Climate Change Agency and Dr Laura Tozer University of Durham
  • Agamemnon Otero Energy Garden, Repowering | Disruptive Finance Mechanisms and Crowdfunding
  • Manfred Peritsch  CROSSinnovationGREEN | Green Roof Market Report
  • Hendrik Jan Teekens Enschede Municipality | The Green Deal
13D – Tools For Assessment & Monitoring Green Infrastructure
  • Berhard Scharf GREENPASS®
  • Pierre Darmet Biodivercity | Strategies and tools for resilience, climate change and nature-based solutions, from buildings to districts: the BiodiverCity labels
  • Gemma Jerome Manager, Building With Nature Benchmark


Followed by Break at 4.15