Webinar "Reforming Tree Pits - Subterranean Engineering Design Of Planting Spaces " was successfully held on 5th December 2020!
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“Reforming Tree Pits - Subterranean Engineering Design Of Planting Spaces” webinar taking place on 5 December 2020 was hosted by Bachelor of Science (Honours) Horticulture, Arboriculture and Landscape Management in collaboration with Greening, Landscape and Tree Management Section, Development Bureau and Hong Kong Institute of Horticultural Science.
Our speakers and their presentation titles are set out below:
Maximizing Tree Growth With Limited Soil Volume - Results Of Research In The United States
Dr Tom Smiley
Senior Arboricultural Researcher
Bartlett Tree Research Laboratory, NC, USA
Adjunct Professor of Forestry
Clemson University, SC, USA
Design For Tree Planting Space - An Evolutionary Process In Hong Kong
Ms Kathy Ng
Chief Landscape Architect
Hong Kong SAR Government
Exploration Of Subterranean Spaces For Urban Street Tree Planting
Dr Genevieve Ow
Centre for Urban Greenery and Ecology
National Parks Board (NParks), Singapore
This webinar is fourth and the last of the seminar series on “Finding Our Way Out For Our Urban Forest – The Lessons Learned From The Aftermath After Super Typhoon” fully funded by Research Grants Council. The seminar series aims to enhance public awareness of policy, planning and management strategies on urban greening by bringing together insights and experiences from local and overseas experts.
This webinar has been very well received by more than 337 attendees. We have received very positive feedback including 89% of respondents consider the webinar is well designed; 89% respondents found that they gained new knowledge applicable to their work/future career from this webinar.
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