07 - 09 March 2023 | ExCeL, London

07 - 09 March 2023
ExCeL, London

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Green Infrastructure and Biodiversity day THREE

Urban Tree Knowledge

For 2022 the Trees and Design Action Group (TDAG) was invited to set up an urban tree knowledge hub (Stand A81) with six research partners and the Institute of Chartered Foresters and the Arboricultural Association. TDAG has also curated this talks session over a wide range of topics including urban trees in the Green Infrastructure and Biodiversity Pavilion to provide a mixture of research and practice and to show how research can and should be used in practice.


Green Infrastructure and Biodiversity talk PROGRAMME: 03 MARCH

11:00 - 11:30

Small trees - big impact? How planting choice matters in the delivery of environmental benefits by garden trees

Speaker: Dr Elisabeth Larsen, Ecosystem services Fellow, Royal Horticultural Society


11:15 - 12:15

Articulating the hidden benefits of trees

Speaker: Keith Sacre, Director, Barcham Trees


12:30 - 13:00

How to develop a tree and woodland strategy that delivers

Speaker: Anne Jaluzot, Green Infrastructure Planning Consultant and lead researcher and writer for TDAG


13:15 - 13:45

How to work with trees on developments; a new TDAG guidance note.

Speaker: Anne Jaluzot, Green Infrastructure Planning Consultant and lead researcher and writer for TDAG


14:00 - 14:30

How to plant street trees: a planting decision matrix with technical drawings for the revised Manual for Streets

Speaker: Jim Smith, Forestry Commission Urban Forestry Adviser and TDAG


17:15 - 18:00

Delivering Smart Buildings Successfully

Join Glider in this networking session to uncover what is a smart building. Smart technology is a major force driving the transformation of Industry 4.0. This influences not only production, but also the maintenance and modification of our building and infrastructure assets. During this networking session hear from the Glider team and some of their international clients on what they have been doing to support design and deliver through the use of smart tech and the value added to project outcomes.

Chair: John Adams, Head of Product, Glider
Speaker: James Franklin, Head of BIM, Kier
Speaker: Ivo Krastin, Senior Engineer, Hoare Lea



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