Cityconversation: Greening the city: New Initiatives, Inspiration and Impact

Organiser: CityCo
Location: The People's History Museum, Left Bank, Spinningfields

Chaired by Steve Connor from Creative Concern, hear from an expert panel of speakers who will highlight fascinating greening initiatives taking root in Manchester and across the UK.

John Darlington: Director for the North West, National Trust will unveil plans for a new Manchester Gardener in Residence.

Kate Hofman: CEO and Co-Founder of "London's most innovative urban farm" GrowUp, will discuss how they are making urban farming a reality.

Iain Taylor: Partnerships Director, Peel Holdings, will talk through Peel's major green infrastructure strategies around the region.

Paul Lincoln: Director of Policy & Communications, The Landscape Institute, will take us behind the scenes of their outstanding Highline for London Competition.