Climatecafe Riga, March 2019

Climatecafe Riga produced innovating green infrastructure ideas for climateadaptation in Riga. Space designers, landscape architects, environmental and water engineers, utility specialists and municipal employees attended the international seminar ‘Water and City’ as introduction for Climatecafe Riga where the ideas were presented. A video impression:

An impression (videos, photos and links) can be found here

The following specialist have shared their experiences with stormwater management in urban environment at annas koku skolas biedrība / society of annas tree school:

  1. Floris Boogaard – engineer, rainwater management expert, professor and senior researcher at the University of Groningen, Netherlands – will explain “International challenges and best management practices in stormwater management in urban environment”
  2. Ramune Sanderson – landscape architect from Lithuania, experienced international project expert – will tell about “Practical application of Sustainable drainage system (SUDS) in Lithuanian landscape architecture projects. Their highlights and challenges.’”
  3. Kajsa Rosqvist – representative of Helsinki Municipality, international project manager – will share “Stormwater management in Helsinki’’
  4. Jurijs Kondratenko – Project management/expert in urban planning and regional development projects, sustainable urban drainage systems, member of CLEANTECH LATVIA, project manager of “Grupa93” Ltd. – will introduce “Stormwater management in Latvia. Their highlights, challenges and legislation’’.