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World Green Roof Congress

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The World Green Roof Congress offers a unique platform for all policy makers, architects, designers, urban planners, manufacturers, engineering, environmental & ecological consultants involved in Green Roofs & Walls to share, replicate and be inspired of sustainable climate adapted urban planning by means of green roofs.
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The 2012 World Green Roof Congress, Copenhagen, will bring together the leading practitioners – policy makers, architects, designers, urban planners, manufacturers, engineering, environmental and ecological consultants – from around the world to highlight the need to transform urban grey to urban green.

Congress Highlights
•Learn from respected international experts including, Architect Emilio Ambasz; Michael Berkshire – Green Projects Administrator, City of Chicago; Shirley Ling – Skyrise Greenery, Singapore; Martin Lidegaard – Danish Minister for Climate, Energy & Building; Tina Saaby – City Architect for Copenhagen; Bruce Hemstock, PWL Partnerships; Paul Kephart, Principal, Rana Creek
•Over 45 presentations from world thought leaders on the challenges and opportunities for Green Roofs
•Practical information on the cost, savings and benefits of Green Roofs
•Mayoral Panel discussion – Mayors from Europe, North America, Asia, the Middle East and Australasia have been invited to share their city vision as it relates to sustainability and city greening
•Green Roof Tours – see the best exemplars of Scandinavian design and practical application on our two tours
•Choose from parallel sessions that focus on key themes – Water, Architecture, Plants & Biodiversity, Landscapes & Master Planning, Hot & Arid, Food Finance and Contracts, and Energy
•Time to network with colleagues, old and new

Organiser:
TFI Group, Livingroof. org. Copenhagen City
Contact Name:
Charles Perkin
Contact Email: Contact Phone:
44 (0)7852483499
Source Language:
English