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Press and Talks



Podcast The Rest Is Just Noise

Urban Soundscape book launch with Usue Ruiz

Disrupt Magazine article - At the Intersection of Landscape Architecture, Climate Resilience, and Collaborative Design with Sarah Jones-Morris

Chair/host, LISW /Festival of Nature roundtable on BNG skills

Keynote speaker at the RIBA South West Awards

Chair at ACD / JTP Engagement Overlay to the RIBA Plan of Work event

Present at Landscape Institute South West webinar on Climate Action Plans for Landscape Practices.

Guest crit at the Welsh School of Architecture

ACD Lead author, Engagement Overlay to the RIBA Plan of Work

Property Week, Closing the gap between developers and communities

New Civil Engineer, Riba publishes guidance promoting  stakeholder engagement throughout development lifecycles

RIBA Plan of Work: how the new Engagement Overlay can support architects

Contributor to Urban Soundscapes: A Guide to Listening for  Landscape Architecture and Urban Design by Usue Ruiz


Panellist for Delivering Panellist at Future Cities at Expo Sunderland

Chair at ACD Conversation Lab Bristol

Speaker at Fit for the Future Conference, Down to Earth

Presentation to Agile Property and Barefoot Architects on Building with Nature 

Green Infrastructure Strategy Guidelines to Bristol Green Capital Presentation

Roundtable debate at The Economist Sustainability Week 2023

Visiting lecture for University of West of England 

Cohost the Urban Greening Factor presentation with Landspace Institute South West


How can Green Infrastructure Support Public Policy and Local Priorities? Building with Nature

Your Place Curriculum interview, Placed 

Learning from Design Review with Juliet Bidgood

Tour of Bristol Housing with Nash Partnership, 

Steering Committee Group member for Building Health Lab with Erasmus 

Access and Active Leisure in a Time of Pandemic: Tales of Two Cities and podcast

International Women's Day: the 137 most influential women in Bristol right now

Futurebuild, London

Building with Nature Assessors Forum Speaker

Host and chair a series of three training workshops with Design West as part of Green Horizons 2.


LI webinar chair on circular economy 

Pineapple Awards Judge 2021 

AJ Climate Champions Podcast

TRADA Judge for Riverside Student Competition

LI Awards Roundtable with Usue Ruiz

Chair Thinking with Ears LISW

Shape my City, 2021 with Design West

Footprint Cocreation with Igloo Regeneration


Co-chair of Annual Association of Collaborative Design Conference

Panellist at Futurescape Pro Landscaper on Diversity 

Pro Landscaper Magazine article

Interview on BBC Essex on the Importance of Shade

Judge for the Landscape Institute Awards

National Design Guide Panellist 

Back to Nature Workshops with KWMC

Judge for the Developer Pineapple Awards

RTPI SW Design Seminar

Podcast with Knowle West Media Centre


University of Gloucestershire award judge

Presenter at Frome Architecture Club

Interview with the Architecture Centre

Shape my City facilitator 

Chair LISW AGM/Conference

Chair LISW event on Design Review

Panellist at Bristol Civic Society Event

Facilitator at Making it Work(shop)

Speaker & Panellist at IFLA World Congress, Norway

Judge and Chair of LI Awards

Future Cities: Greening Bristol

Risk and Resilience 

CIEEM In Practice Journal Article 

Candidate for LI Presidency (2nd)


Panellist at RIBA London Event

Interview: Leading Women in Design

University of Gloucestershire award judge

Valuing Landscape Conference 

Shape my City facilitator 

NHS Forest Conference

Digital Placemaking 2

University of Gloucestershire lecture


Landscape Institute/Public Health England

University of Gloucestershire award judge

Digital Placemaking 1

Bristol Healthy Cities Week 

Interview: Calvium publication 

University of Gloucestershire award judge

52 Ideas for Bristol @StrideTreglown

​Teaching and Lecturing 


Guest crit at the Welsh School of Architecture

Associate lecturer BathSpa University Architecture Codesign module


Guest crit at the Welsh School of Architecture

Guest crit and lecturer at Bath Spa University


Welsh School of Architecture Lecture

Welsh School of Architecture, guest tutor


University of East London, Student Presentation


University of Gloucestershire lectures 

Publications and Research


Urban Soundscapes: A Guide to Listening for Landscape Architecture and Urban Design by Usue Ruiz: Case Study on Bristol Soundwalks

Engagement Overlay to the RIBA Plan of Work lead author with Association of Collabtive Design, RIBA and Sustrans

Bristol Quiet Areas Plan with Neurodivergent People


CIEEM In Practice - Parish Green Infrastructure Strategies with Burton Reid Associates


Bristol Soundwalks Hush City Ambassador for the UK - Bristol, Bath, London, Birmingham.  Includes mention in academic paper Citizens as smart, active sensors for a quiet and just city and Bristol Soundwalks  

Clients and Collaborators
Clients and Collaborators

Active Planning

Agile Property 


AOC Architecture 

Architecture Centre

Artisan Landscape

Association of Collaborative Design

Bristol City Council

Buckfastleigh Town Council

Burton Reid Associates


Clean Energy Prospector 

Clyst Honiton Parish Council

Cornwall County Council

Create Streets

Design Council

Design West

Down to Earth

Farmer Palmers

Flavia Goldsworthy

Formant Acoustics

Heatherwick Studios

Highgate Transportation

Hush City

Igloo Regeneration 

Juliet Bidgood

Kay Elliot Architects

Kier Construction

Knowle West Media Centre

Landscape Institute

Mawson Kerr Architects

Natural England 

Natural History Museum

Nash Partnership

Nurture Rights

Orme Architecture

Nash Partnership

Nurture Rights

Orme Architecture

Redcliffe and Temple BID


Replicate UK

Shu Architects

Street Re-Imagined

Stride Treglown

Studio Bark

The Architecture Centre

Totnes Town Council


University of Bristol

University of Oxford

Useful Projects

White Design

Witteveen + Bos

West of England Combined Authority 

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