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Dr Krystallia Kamvasinou is organizing a seminar to present the results of a project on green infrastructure and urban resilience:

TURaS - Transitioning towards Urban Resilience and Sustainability

University of Westminster
35 Marylebone Road
London NW1 5LS
Room M419

A presentation of the €6.7 million FP7 project coordinated by University College Dublin ( The presentation will outline the aims of TURaS in relation to Planning/Design and Green Infrastructure and will include case studies from London (eg. Barking Riverside, Sanofi site, Dagenham Dock, Poplar HARCA: Aberfeldy Village).

Organised by Dr Krystallia Kamvasinou
Chaired by Prof. Marion Roberts


  • Dr Karen Foley - Head of Subject: Landscape Architecture, School of Architecture, University College Dublin
  • Philip Crowe – PhD candidate funded by TURaS
  • Dr Marcus Collier - Research Fellow / TURaS Scientific Co-ordinator, School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Policy, University College Dublin


  • Stuart Connop, Darryl John Newport, Paula Vandergert - Work package leaders from the University of East London - TBC
  • Stefan Webb - partner from the Institute for Sustainability, London
  • London partner in Barking