Better Bankside and Bankside Urban Forest

Bankside Urban Forest'The Ecology of Regeneration'
Embedding Green Infrastructure in Neighbourhood Planning
Tuesday 16 April, 8.30am-10.00am

Now that national policy has recognised the importance and value of integrating Green Infrastructure for climate change adaptation and for nature (NPPF, NEWP), what tools and approaches can help ensure it is core to local neighbourhood planning? Drawing on experience in Bankside, this breakfast briefing explores how Green Infrastructure can be embedded into regeneration strategies and emerging urban neighbourhood plans.

Speakers:
- Gary Grant, Green Roof Consultancy & Ecosystems - Ecosystem approach to adapting urban neighbourhoods to climate change
- Dusty Gedge,Green Roof Consultancy & Living Roofs - Good Green Infrastructure
- Jon Kirkpatrick, Sustainability Manager, Lend Lease - Implementing Green Infrastructure and at a masterplanning andneighbourhood development level
- Peter Massini, Urban Greening Team Leader, GLA

Location: Wheatsheaf, 6 Stoney Street, Borough Market, London, SE1 9AA

To book: vb@betterbankside.co.uk
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