Speakers

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Raúl Sánchez – CARTIF Foundation

Raúl Sánchez – CARTIF Foundation

Wendy Allen, Wendy Allen Designs

Wendy Allen, Wendy Allen Designs

Daniel Raven-Ellison, Founder, London National Park City

Daniel Raven-Ellison, Founder, London National Park City

Gemma Jerome, Manager, Building with Nature

Gemma Jerome, Manager, Building with Nature

Richard Ashley, Emeritus Professor of Urban Water, University of Sheffield, Director, EcoFutures Ltd

Richard Ashley, Emeritus Professor of Urban Water, University of Sheffield, Director, EcoFutures Ltd

Arit Anderson, garden designer and TV presenter, Gardeners’ World

Arit Anderson, garden designer and TV presenter, Gardeners’ World

Dr Tijana Blanusa, RHS Wisley and Reading University

Dr Tijana Blanusa, RHS Wisley and Reading University

Yvonne Lynch, Urban Greening and Resilience Consultant

Yvonne Lynch, Urban Greening and Resilience Consultant

Nick White, Net Gain & Green Infrastructure at Natural England

Nick White, Net Gain & Green Infrastructure at Natural England

Paul Shaffer, CIRIA

Paul Shaffer, CIRIA

Sue Illman, Illman Young, Past President of the Landscape Institute

Sue Illman, Illman Young, Past President of the Landscape Institute

Mark Atherton, Assistant Director, Environment, Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Mark Atherton, Assistant Director, Environment, Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Jonny Sadler, Programme Director, Manchester Climate Change Agency

Jonny Sadler, Programme Director, Manchester Climate Change Agency

Clare Olver, Programmes Manager, The Mersey Forest

Clare Olver, Programmes Manager, The Mersey Forest

Sara Venn, Founder, Edible Bristol

Sara Venn, Founder, Edible Bristol

Nuria García, CARTIF Foundation

Nuria García, CARTIF Foundation

McKenna Davis, Ecologic Institute Berlin

McKenna Davis, Ecologic Institute Berlin

Ece Ozdemiroglu, UK Committee on Climate Change, Founder of eftec

Ece Ozdemiroglu, UK Committee on Climate Change, Founder of eftec

Russell Galt, Director, IUCN Urban Alliance

Russell Galt, Director, IUCN Urban Alliance

Jim McClelland, Director, Sustmeme Magazine & EUGIC Chair

Jim McClelland, Director, Sustmeme Magazine & EUGIC Chair

Gary Grant FCIEEM, Director, Green Infrastructure Consultancy

Gary Grant FCIEEM, Director, Green Infrastructure Consultancy

Leila Tolderlund, Landscape Architect & Associate Chair, University of Colorado Denver

Leila Tolderlund, Landscape Architect & Associate Chair, University of Colorado Denver

Paulo Palha, President, Portuguese Green Roof Association

Paulo Palha, President, Portuguese Green Roof Association

Peter Massini, Greater London Authority, Green Infrastructure Principal Policy Officer

Peter Massini, Greater London Authority, Green Infrastructure Principal Policy Officer

Laura Gatti, Vertical Forest Landscape Designer, Studio Laura Gatti

Laura Gatti, Vertical Forest Landscape Designer, Studio Laura Gatti

Mark Nieuwenhuijsen, Director, Urban Planning, Environment & Health Initiative, ISGLOBAL

Mark Nieuwenhuijsen, Director, Urban Planning, Environment & Health Initiative, ISGLOBAL

Eveline Bronsdijk, Sustainability Advisor, City of Rotterdam

Eveline Bronsdijk, Sustainability Advisor, City of Rotterdam

Agamemnon Otero MBE, Founder, Energy Garden & Repowering London

Agamemnon Otero MBE, Founder, Energy Garden & Repowering London

Shirley Rodrigues, London Deputy Mayor, Environment & Energy

Shirley Rodrigues, London Deputy Mayor, Environment & Energy

Bernhard Scharf, CTO  GREENPASS GmbH

Bernhard Scharf, CTO GREENPASS GmbH

Manfred Peritsch, Grünstattgrau

Manfred Peritsch, Grünstattgrau

John Little, Greenspace Manager, Clapton Park Estate, Director, Green Roof Shelters

John Little, Greenspace Manager, Clapton Park Estate, Director, Green Roof Shelters

Chris Bridgman, Bridgman & Bridgman

Chris Bridgman, Bridgman & Bridgman

Vera Enzi, Manager, EFB and Grünstattgrau, Director Green4Cities

Vera Enzi, Manager, EFB and Grünstattgrau, Director Green4Cities

Dusty Gedge, President EFB, Director Green Infrastructure Consultancy & Livingroofs.org

Dusty Gedge, President EFB, Director Green Infrastructure Consultancy & Livingroofs.org