LiPS 16th of May 2017

              Event details : The event will feature three industry-leading speakers and a chance to network. Light refreshments will be available. Location Wherstead Park, The Street,  Wherstead, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP9 2BJ Speakers on the day: Lesley Frost, Commercial Manager at Wherstead Park. Roy Emmerson, HeliDrone Surveys which specialises in aerial photographic surveys utilising a remote controlled drone. Helen Rudd, MD of Prominent PR who will be talking about PR as a recruitment tool in … Read full story

2017 Winter Social – 15th of February

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! LIEE WINTER SOCIAL WEDNESDAY 15th FEBRUARY 2017 from 6.30 – 9.30 CAMBRIDGE Come in from the cold to join the LIEE committee and Dan Cook, CEO of the Landscape Institute for a winter social evening. Venue : The Granta Room at the Old Bicycle Shop, 104 Regent Street Cambridge CB2 1DP Info@oldbicycleshop.com First drink and finger food provided from 6.30 with time to network. At 7.15 Dan will introduce his work as the new CEO at The … Read full story

Committee meeting minutes – 2/8/2016

Apologies: Dawn Purves (DP), Martina Sechi (MS), Catherine Bailey (CB), Jon Rooney (JR), Rebecca Morgan (RM), Present: Elizabeth Adams (EA), Alexia Lozano (AL), Javier Babi’ (JB), Caroline Noble (CN), Jonathan Dix (JD), Sarah Potter Minutes of meeting held on  7th June 2016 – APPROVED Matters arising o   MS to provide a list of contacts and circulate to the committee. o   Rachel Bodiam passed on her thanks for the gift from the committee. Events: A. Public Sector Working Group Email report … Read full story

Ecosystem Services by Design Conference on Friday 18th November. TICKETS ARE SELLING FAST

LI East of England together with SouthEast of England Branch and Cranfield University have organised the LIEE-Cranfield Conference 2016: Ecosystem Services by Design, which will be held on the 18th of November in Milton Keynes. This conference will explore the integration of ecosystem services into landscape design, planning, and management practice, stressing the role of science to facilitate this. The lectures and workshops will show the value of a services-led landscape practice to create more resilient, multifunctional and cost-effective liveable landscapes. This event will … Read full story

Public Sector meeting in East of England – 22nd of October

For all Public Sector landscape architects     The next regional Public Sector meeting of the Landscape Institute in the East of England is to be hosted by Norwich City Council on Thursday, October 20th from 2-5pm. (Apologies for late notice of this).   A room has been booked at the Paston Room at St Andrews and Blackfriars Hall, St Andrews Plain, NR3 1AU. Details for the location are available on the webpage https://www.thehallsnorwich.com/Pages/home.aspx The nearest parking is the multi storey parking at St Andrews, the … Read full story

Ecosystem Services by Design Conference on Friday 18th November

LI East of England together with SouthEast of England Branch and Cranfield University have organised the LIEE-Cranfield Conference 2016: Ecosystem Services by Design, which will be held on the 18th of November in Milton Keynes.   This conference will explore the integration of ecosystem services into landscape design, planning, and management practice, stressing the role of science to facilitate this. The lectures and workshops will show the value of a services-led landscape practice to create more resilient, multifunctional and cost-effective liveable landscapes.   This … Read full story

P2C Seminar in Sheffield – 5th of October

LIYHB run CPD seminar days every 6 months, in collaboration with one of our three local LI accredited Universities, Sheffield Hallam University (SHU). Seminar days usually take place on the first Wednesday of the month in April, and October. The seminar days are based on the Pathway to Chartership (P2C) syllabus, although not exclusive to P2C students, it is also a great opportunity for CPD. In limited time, of course some syllabus topics will be covered in more depth than others, but the seminars aim to give an insight into the … Read full story

New Committee members

  The LI East of England is delighted to present the new Committee Board and would like to give a warm welcome to the new committee members:   Committee Chair: Liz Adams Vice Chair: Jonathan Dix Secretary: Martina Sechi Treasurer/Council Rep: Catherine Bailey Committee Member: Javier BabÍ Almenar Committee Member: Dawn Purves Committee Member: Sarah potter Committee Member: Alexia Lozano Committee Member: Rebecca Morgan Writtle student/graduate Rep: Caroline Noble   … Read full story

Volunteer Mentors for RHS ‘Green Plan It Challenge’

Job Title Volunteer Mentors for RHS ‘Green Plan It Challenge’ Location Norwich, Bristol, Birmingham, Salford, Harrogate, London, Newcastle and Glasgow. Salary Unpaid Closing date Monday 15 August 2016 Job Overview   The RHS Community Outreach team are seeking mentors from the horticultural industry who are keen to share their horticultural knowledge and passion with young people. Mentors will support a team of six students through this inspiring 10-week project to re-think the role of green space. Mentors will help students … Read full story