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2017 Spring Conference

Mainstreaming Biodiversity into Future Cities  

23rd March 2017, London

Biographies and Abstracts

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Conference presentations can be downloaded below.  Please click the presentation title to download a PDF version.

Keynote Speaker - Tony Juniper CEnv MCIEEM


Urbanism, architecture and biodiversity: when nature inspires cities and buildings

Marc Barra, Natureparif


Future Ready Cities – Future Ready Biodiversity

Tom Butterworth MCIEEM, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff


Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services at the Heart of Urban Masterplanning and Design 

Mike Wells FCIEEM, Biodiversity by Design Ltd


Ecosystem Services at Elephant Park 

Ewan Oliver, Lendlease


Woodberry Wetlands as a case study for integrating biodiversity and urban regeneration

Mathew Frith CEnv MCIEEM, London Wildlife Trust


Implementing BREEAM UKs Strategic Ecology Framework, championing an integrated approach, cross sectorial approach  

Yetunde Abdul, Building Research Establishment (BRE)


Designing biodiversity into multi-use urban parks and green infrastructure

Peter Shepherd MCIEEM, BSG Ecology


The links between biodiversity and storm water management

Jeremy Jones, Atkins Ltd


Delivering a green infrastructure action plan for pollinators

Jo Wall, TACP Architects Ltd & Kate Stinchcombe, Monmouthshire County Council


The biodiversity value of urban hedges and green walls

Eleanor Atkins MCIEEM, Staffordshire University (Department of Geography and the Environment)