Sir Terry Farrell is among speakers including Forestry Commission director general Tim Rollinson and the University of Manchester's Professor John Handley lined up for the Trees and Urban Climate Adaptation conference.
The Treework Environmental Practice-organised conefrence on 19 November is supported by the Forestry Commission.
It is being held at the Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London.
The conference aims to mobilise policy makers to ensure a sustainable urban forest canopy capable of meeting future climate adaptation needs.
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