Speakers will include Jason Prior and Andrew Grant
Landscape Institute Northern Ireland is hositng a one-day conference in Belfast called 'Future Places and Spaces' relating to the design, implementation and management of Northern Ireland’s places and spaces., This is part of a celebration of 50 years of the landscape architectural profession in Ireland & Northern Ireland.
The conference will be held on Monday 1st June 2015, 9:30 – 4:30 at Riddel Hall, Stranmillis, Belfast and will be aimed at those who commission, deliver and manage places and spaces in the built environment, landscape architects, planners, environmental practitioners, students and professionals, and VIP guests.
Speakers will include Jason Prior, chief executive of planning and development at AECOM, who led the team that masterplanned the London 2012 Olympics and Andrew Grant, founder of Grant Associates, best known for the Gardens by the Bay in Singapore.
Also speaking will be Simon Ogden, head of city development at Sheffield City Council and Zac Tudor, principal landscape architect in Sheffield. They will talk about the way that landscape initiatives have transformed the shape and image of the city.
You can register here.