EU Erasmus+ UForest Project - European Alliance on Interdisciplinary Learning and Business Innovation for Urban Forests Project - from 05/2022
EU-Horizon 2020 Clearinghouse Project – Developing tree-based green infrastructure as the basis for “urban forests as nature-based solutions” across Sino and European Cities - from 05/2022
EU-Horizon 2020 EFUA Project – European Forum on Urban Agriculture. Setting up a comprehensive vision on Urban Agriculture 11/2020 – 11/2024
RWTH University of Aachen - Green Infrastructure & Citizen Participation in NW Europe: The Process of Change in Städteregion Aachen (PhD Thesis) 04/2016 – 11/2020
COST Action FP1204 – Green Infrastructure Approach: Linking environmental with social aspects in studying and managing urban forests 02/2013 – 04/2017
Vorträge und Konferenzbeiträge
"Promoting citizen engagement in GI and urban forestry – understanding and overcoming barriers in NRW" European Forum for Urban Forestry (EFUF)
"Integrative Approaches to Urban and Rural Participatory Forestry"
World Forum for Urban Forestry (WFUF)
Mantova, Italy 2018
"Along the Rural Urban Continuum – Sharing participative approaches to GI across NW Europe"
Green Surge Final Conference
Malmo, Sweden 2017
"GI and Citizen Participation in NW and Central Europe – the Case of Aachen City Region"
COST FP1204 “Green in Urbs”: Final Conference
Orvieto, Italy 2017
"The contrasting role of the Third Sector in the development and implementation of green infrastructure initiatives - the case of UK and Germany"
Society for Urban Ecology (SURE): - World Congress
"Implementing the Central Scotland Green Network: Developing Best Practice within the Edinburgh City Region" ANL/ University of Salzburg: – Implementation of Landscape Ecological knowledge in European Urban Practice
Laufen, Bavaria 2012
"Inspiring Green Capital – Integrating Forest Habitat Networks into the Regional Development Planning of the Edinburgh City Region"
Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) Scotland: Development Planning in Scotland to 2030
Edinburgh, UK 2009
"Facilitating Stakeholder Participation in the Development of a Forest Habitat Network"
IALE UK – Ecological Networks in Science and Practice
Edinburgh, UK 2009
"Developing a Regional Forestry Framework for the Edinburgh and the Lothians Region of South East Scotland based upon Habitat Network Connectivity"
IALE Europe – European Landscapes in Transformation
Salzburg, Austria 2009
"Green Networks: a City Regional Perspective – Developing the Edinburgh and Lothians Forest Habitat Network"
Greenspace Scotland “Great Places, Great Cities” Conference
Glasgow, UK 2009