Speakers

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Dobromira Lulcheva, co-founder of Landscape Design Studio

Dobromira Lulcheva, co-founder of Landscape Design Studio

Dr Phil Askew, Director Landscape & Placemaking at Peabody

Dr Phil Askew, Director Landscape & Placemaking at Peabody

Brendan Montague, Editor of The Ecologist

Brendan Montague, Editor of The Ecologist

Hendrik Jan Teekens, Dutch Green Deal Green Roofs, Municipality of Enschede

Hendrik Jan Teekens, Dutch Green Deal Green Roofs, Municipality of Enschede

Ellen Dams, PCS Ornamental Plant Research

Ellen Dams, PCS Ornamental Plant Research

Elisabeth Schmid, Director, iCube Global, Fondazione iCons

Elisabeth Schmid, Director, iCube Global, Fondazione iCons

Dr Caroline Nash, Sustainability Research Institute, University of East London

Dr Caroline Nash, Sustainability Research Institute, University of East London

Dr Tom Young, STRI Group Technology Manager

Dr Tom Young, STRI Group Technology Manager

Dr Laura Tozer, Durham University and Naturvation

Dr Laura Tozer, Durham University and Naturvation

Morgan Taylor, Head of Ecology, Greengage Environmental

Morgan Taylor, Head of Ecology, Greengage Environmental

Taina Suonio, Fifth Dimension – Green Roofs in Urban Areas

Taina Suonio, Fifth Dimension – Green Roofs in Urban Areas

Dr Phoebe Carter, Chief Ecologist at Habitat First Group

Dr Phoebe Carter, Chief Ecologist at Habitat First Group

Nora Danko, Urban Greening Initiatives Coordinator, City of Antwerp

Nora Danko, Urban Greening Initiatives Coordinator, City of Antwerp

Jo Deketelaere, founder of Greenbeat AS, Norway

Jo Deketelaere, founder of Greenbeat AS, Norway

Reinhilde Schmit, Coordinator urban development in public space, City of Antwerp

Reinhilde Schmit, Coordinator urban development in public space, City of Antwerp

Ivan Mustakov, Founder of Landscape Design Studio, Bulgaria

Ivan Mustakov, Founder of Landscape Design Studio, Bulgaria

Domenico D’Alessandro, D’Alessandro & Associates

Domenico D’Alessandro, D’Alessandro & Associates

Hattie Hartman, sustainability editor at The Architects’ Journal

Hattie Hartman, sustainability editor at The Architects’ Journal

David Mooney,  Director of Development, London Wildlife Trust

David Mooney,  Director of Development, London Wildlife Trust

Dr Mario Balzan, Institute of Applied Sciences, MCAST, Malta

Dr Mario Balzan, Institute of Applied Sciences, MCAST, Malta

Dr Maurizio Crasso, geologist, green roof contractor

Dr Maurizio Crasso, geologist, green roof contractor

Louise Clarke, Head of Sustainable Places, Berkeley Group

Louise Clarke, Head of Sustainable Places, Berkeley Group

Matthew Halsall, London Legacy Development Corporation

Matthew Halsall, London Legacy Development Corporation

Michael White, Marketing and Development Director, Polypipe Civils

Michael White, Marketing and Development Director, Polypipe Civils

Nicola Murphy-Evans, Project Manager, CLEVER Cities at Greater London Authority

Nicola Murphy-Evans, Project Manager, CLEVER Cities at Greater London Authority

Robin Dagois, Urban Soil and Plant Selection Engineer, Plante & Cité

Robin Dagois, Urban Soil and Plant Selection Engineer, Plante & Cité

Sean Robinson, Specification Director, Polypipe Civils

Sean Robinson, Specification Director, Polypipe Civils

Yolande Barnes, Chair of The Bartlett Real Estate Institute, Faculty of the Built Environment, UCL

Yolande Barnes, Chair of The Bartlett Real Estate Institute, Faculty of the Built Environment, UCL

Charlotte Markey, GreenBlue Urban

Charlotte Markey, GreenBlue Urban

Dr Rachel Cruise, School of Architecture Building and Civil Engineering, Loughborough University

Dr Rachel Cruise, School of Architecture Building and Civil Engineering, Loughborough University

Prof Andrew Edkins, Director of The Bartlett Real Estate Institute, UCL

Prof Andrew Edkins, Director of The Bartlett Real Estate Institute, UCL

Karishma Gulrajani, Economist at Vivid Economics

Karishma Gulrajani, Economist at Vivid Economics

Alexander Bond, Founder, Biophilic Designs

Alexander Bond, Founder, Biophilic Designs

Chris Langdon, UK Development & Investment Director, ENGIE

Chris Langdon, UK Development & Investment Director, ENGIE

James Hewetson-Brown, Founder, Wildflower Turf Ltd

James Hewetson-Brown, Founder, Wildflower Turf Ltd

Edmund Maurer, Greening Buildings Lead, City of Linz Planning Department

Edmund Maurer, Greening Buildings Lead, City of Linz Planning Department

Ian Titherington, Drainage Lead Officer, Cardiff City Council

Ian Titherington, Drainage Lead Officer, Cardiff City Council

Catherine Fallon, Landscape Architect, Manchester City Council and H2020 Grow Green

Catherine Fallon, Landscape Architect, Manchester City Council and H2020 Grow Green

Tom Raftery, PV Product Manager, Bauder Ltd

Tom Raftery, PV Product Manager, Bauder Ltd

Iain Rennick, Head of Structural Funds, Green Infrastructure Scotland

Iain Rennick, Head of Structural Funds, Green Infrastructure Scotland

Richard Scott, Director, National Wildflower Centre

Richard Scott, Director, National Wildflower Centre

Jim McClelland, Director, Sustmeme Magazine & EUGIC Chair

Jim McClelland, Director, Sustmeme Magazine & EUGIC Chair

Wendy Allen, Wendy Allen Designs

Wendy Allen, Wendy Allen Designs

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

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

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

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

Eveline Bronsdijk, Sustainability Advisor, City of Rotterdam

Eveline Bronsdijk, Sustainability Advisor, City of Rotterdam

Prof Bob Sheil, Director of The Bartlett School of Architecture, Faculty of the Built Environment, UCL

Prof Bob Sheil, Director of The Bartlett School of Architecture, Faculty of the Built Environment, UCL

Daniel Raven-Ellison, Founder, London National Park City

Daniel Raven-Ellison, Founder, London National Park City

Laura Gatti, Vertical Forest Landscape Designer, Studio Laura Gatti

Laura Gatti, Vertical Forest Landscape Designer, Studio Laura Gatti

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

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

Paulo Palha, President, Portuguese Green Roof Association

Paulo Palha, President, Portuguese Green Roof Association

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

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

Gary Grant FCIEEM, Director, Green Infrastructure Consultancy

Gary Grant FCIEEM, Director, Green Infrastructure Consultancy

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

Pierre Darmet, IBPC/CIBI, Les Jardins de Gally and BiodiverCity

Pierre Darmet, IBPC/CIBI, Les Jardins de Gally and BiodiverCity

Owen Davies, Flood Risk Manager, Royal Borough of Greenwich

Owen Davies, Flood Risk Manager, Royal Borough of Greenwich

Audrey Muratet, Ecologist, Regional Agency for Biodiversity, Île-de-France

Audrey Muratet, Ecologist, Regional Agency for Biodiversity, Île-de-France

Julian Briz, President and Founder of PRONATUR, Director at WGIN and EFB

Julian Briz, President and Founder of PRONATUR, Director at WGIN and EFB

Isabel De Felipe, Director at PRONATUR and itdUPM

Isabel De Felipe, Director at PRONATUR and itdUPM

Raúl Sánchez, CARTIF Foundation

Raúl Sánchez, CARTIF Foundation

Nuria García, CARTIF Foundation

Nuria García, CARTIF Foundation

Sara Venn, Founder, Edible Bristol

Sara Venn, Founder, Edible Bristol

Clare Olver, Programmes Manager, The Mersey Forest

Clare Olver, Programmes Manager, The Mersey Forest

Jonny Sadler, Programme Director, Manchester Climate Change Agency

Jonny Sadler, Programme Director, Manchester Climate Change Agency

Mark Atherton, Director of Environment, Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Mark Atherton, Director of Environment, Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Dr Tijana Blanusa, RHS Wisley and Reading University

Dr Tijana Blanusa, RHS Wisley and Reading University

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

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

Paul Shaffer, Associate and Manager of CIRIA’s Susdrain programme

Paul Shaffer, Associate and Manager of CIRIA’s Susdrain programme

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

Bernhard Scharf, CTO  GREENPASS GmbH

Bernhard Scharf, CTO GREENPASS GmbH

John Little, Greenspace Manager of Clapton Park Estate, Director of Green Roof Shelters & Grassroof Co

John Little, Greenspace Manager of Clapton Park Estate, Director of Green Roof Shelters & Grassroof Co

Helen Taylor, Hosta Consulting

Helen Taylor, Hosta Consulting

Chris Bridgman, Bridgman & Bridgman LLP

Chris Bridgman, Bridgman & Bridgman LLP

Vera Enzi, CEO GRÜNSTATTGRAU, Spokeswoman EFB

Vera Enzi, CEO GRÜNSTATTGRAU, Spokeswoman EFB

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

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