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Scandinavian Green Infrastructure

Tobias Emilsson

Contact partner from SGRA to WGIN is from Beginning 2018: Tobias Emilsson

Tobias Emilsson is working as researcher focusing on Urban vegetation at the Swedish university of agricultural sciences. He has been running applied research and development projects on green roofs since 2001. Tobias has a broad interest in research and development of products, systems and concepts for creating a green vegetated city. During the last years, he has primarily been focusing on issues related to substrates on different types of green roof systems. Our latest projects are related to substrates for street trees and developing testbeds for green infrastructure.

Organization Scandinavia Green roof association

About Scandinavian Green Roof Association (SGRA)
SGRA build the bridge between Scandinavian actors of green infrastructure by creating a platform for sharing knowledge, gaining inspiration and creating collaboration between actors dedicated to the development of resilient green infrastructure. SGRA work actively to guide the development of Scandinavian cities towards liveable cities through the process of re-naturing urban areas and in this way accomplishing benefits for both, nature, people and the economy. With the network and platform of the organization, the SGRA supplies the professional building community with credible evidence based information regarding building integrated vegetation technology as well as related policy and technical guidelines. SGRA also serves the professional community with outlook and inspirational visionary examples within the scope of the organization.





See also the Augustenborg-Green roof centre.