12.00 - 13.30

Session 16. SIGS:
Successful Implementing the Greening of Cities

Lessons learnt from collaboration among 25 Dutch public and private key stakeholders

Successful Implementation of Green Urban Development (Dutch acronym: SIGS) is a Wageningen University & Research project (2020-2023) committed to improving the implementation of functional vegetation in urban development and renovation. Its goal is to provide professionals with the applied green city knowledge to be used in the policy, planning, design, realization and maintenance phase. With 25 public and private partners, practical pilots in cities like Amsterdam, Utrecht and Eindhoven, and close collaboration with project developers and designers, the project addresses main issues and solutions in the efforts to make cities greener. In this session we present tools, approaches and recent insights.




Speakers line-up:


ferryrenne

Ferry Renne

Brink Consultancy
denniskaspori

Dennis Kaspori

Senior Advisor Urban Green Development at the municipality of Eindhoven
jorisvoeten

Joris Voeten

Researcher Nature-based Solutions at WUR
robbertsnep

Robbert Snep

Moderator

Ferry Renne is senior manager at Brink Group. He is specialised in urban development and advises local governments on how to reach social objectives through urban planning. He works together with Wageningen University in developing an approach and tools necessary for value creation through urban development and planning.

Session partners



almere
flevoland
rijksoverheid
wur
groenestad
price
pdz
aiph
ddf
vodafoneziggo
DGBC
MRA