The session - Managing parks in the age of financial austerity - will focus on parks cuts and income streams.
- Preston City Council corporate director of environment Mick Lovatt
- Halton Borough Council landscape services divisional manager Paul Wright
- London Borough of Richmond upon Thames head of parks and open spaces David Allister
- APSE assistant chief executive Mark Bramah
- Nottingham City Council head of parks and open spaces Eddie Curry
The conference is being held at Manchester Thistle Hotel.