The Politics of Ecology in Urban Planning
23rd September- 3-5 pm Free Entry
Join Katherine Drayson from the GLA, Ande Gregson from GreenLab and Gyorgyi Galik from Future Cities to discuss strategies implemented in urban planning to fight air pollution and climate change.
*Katherine Drayson is Senior Policy and Programme Officer in the GLA’s Environment team. She works with both the Urban Greening and Climate Change Adaptation sub-teams.Her main areas of work are green infrastructure, natural capital, sustainable drainage, and the London Environment Strategy. Link
*Gyorgyi Galik is a London-based innovation designer and design researcher. She is in her second year of PhD studies in Innovation Design Engineering at Royal College of Art in London. Alongside her studies, she is working as a Design Researcher at Future Cities Catapult.
Future Cities Link
Gyorgyi Galik Link
*Ande Gregson is the founder of GreenLab- The lab is a space for entrepreneurs, schools, businesses, and community groups to design food production systems, processes and new foods that can be scaled from a bench-scale trial to world-wide impact. Link