Scottish Green Roof Conference
31st March 2011, The Royal Society of Edinburgh.
The Scottish Green Roof Conference brings together leading green roof experts from across Europe to talk about the latest case studies, research and policy initiatives. The conference aims to improve understanding and promote the benefits of green roofs in a changing climate, and to inspire those within the built environment sector to implement green roofs wherever practical.
Topics covered include:
- Scottish planning policy relevant to green roof implementation
- good practice in green roof design, construction and maintenance
- the contribution green roofs can make to sustainable urban regeneration and climate change adaptation
- how green roofs in an urban setting can contribute to habitat provision, health and well-being.
Who should attend
Policy and decision-makers from the public and private built environment sectors, including planners, architects and flood risk engineers, green roof clients, consultants, contractors and manufacturers, ecologists, landscape architects, and biodiversity officers.