Tuesday Speakers 2018

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Tuesday 11th September 2018

Keynote Speaker and Session Chairs

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Ted Green

Ted Green, MBE (UK)

Tuesday morning keynote
08:40am
Michelle Ryan

Michelle Ryan (UK)

Tuesday morning session chair
08:55am – 12:15pm
Stephanie Hall

Stephanie Hall (UK)

Tuesday afternoon session chair
13:55pm – 17:00pm

Tuesday Speakers

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Morning Session

Rural into Urban – Effective planning

Dr. Gary Watson

Dr. Gary Watson (US)

Living on the edge: the status of a newly planted tree
09:00am – 09:30am
Professor Andreas Roloff

Professor Andreas Roloff (GER)

Decision tools for urban habitats considering climate change and other factors
09:30am – 10:00am
Dr. Andy Hirons

Dr. Andy Hirons (UK)

Improving tree species selection for urban environments – translating science into practice
10:00am – 10:30am
Simon Toomer

Simon Toomer (UK)

Thinking again – species choice for adaptation and resilience in historical treescapes
11:00am – 11:30pm
Tim O’Hare

Tim O’Hare (UK)

Technical soil challenges for tree planting in urban environments
11:30am – 12:00pm

Afternoon Session

Engineered Solutions for Constrained Environments

Keith Sacre

Keith Sacre (UK)

Beyond soils: the unsung (science and) art of below-ground design in urban projects
14:00pm – 14:35pm
Nelda Matheny

Nelda Matheny (US)

Planting and managing trees in engineered soils and constructed spaces
15:10pm – 15:45pm
Björn Embren

Björn Embren (SWE)

The search for the indestructible urban soil: Stockholm black skeletal soils with biochar
15:40pm – 16:10pm
 
Wendy Batenburg

Wendy Batenburg (NL)

Urban tree establishment
16:10pm – 16:45pm