Sustainable Urban Forest: Management Symposium Series

ArborCarbon and The Forever Project, collaborate to present a world class 3 full-day series on creating beautiful, resilient and engaging urban green spaces and places. The Events will feature international experts lecturing on all aspects of tree health and management combined with a unique and innovative urban greening demonstration installation. This will showcase space activation, put the theory into action and feature the latest advances in climate resilient design and construction, waste reuse for innovative hard landscaping. A must for all Local Government department heads, ground staff and councillors, these 3 Symposiums will feature the latest and leading science, plants, products and community engagement strategies to help make your Greening Plans an impactful powerful force for positive change.

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Symposium Features

  • National and international expert presenters and demonstrations.

  • A showcase of world-class urban renewal and re-greening projects from WA anaround the globe; from the MRA, national and International Government bodies.

  • Displays and interactive presentations from some of WA’s leading suppliers of urban greening and landscaping products.

  • Central venue - Perth City Farm, East Perth. An inspirational living example of urban renewal and greening.

Symposium Content

Learn to apply sustainable solutions using robust data and world-class science for:

  • Choosing and installing the best plants to create truly climate resilient landscapes.

  • Strategies to ensure ongoing established plant health and vigour in tough urban spaces.

  • Choosing quality nursery stock and planting methods to ensure establishment and healthy growth.

  • Accessing and effectively utilising high quality re-cycled and re-purposed products to create unique and innovative landscaping projects.

  • Cutting edge technologies for rapid, accurate and cost-effective measurement and monitoring of your urban forest and natural areas.

  • World leading space activation projects. Activating and transforming barren and hot urban sites into green and high value community spaces.

  • Effective community engagement programs to build community collaborations.

  • Bring ratepayers along the journey of accepting and valuing trees and the living environment and sway even your toughest community critics.

  • Empowering planners to achieve better outcomes for tree retention in ‘urban infill’.





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