Join the UK landscape community at FutureScape London on Tuesday 15 October and Wednesday 16 October 2024 at Royal Victoria Dock’s ExCeL. Free to attend for all those involved in the landscaping industry, register early to secure your place.
Whether you want to browse the latest trends in the industry, are after insight and knowledge from expert speakers, need an opportunity to enhance your CPD credits, have the desire to upskill from practical and interactive demos, want to get involved in live debates or panels, are aiming to expand your network and connections or want to celebrate success at the PRO Landscaper Awards, FutureScape 2024 has it all.
You can find out about everything happening in our digital showguide
Or take a look below at What’s On …
Expert Conference Programme
Everyone in UK landscaping expects a uniquely relevant, useful and thought-provoking programme from FutureScape. Part of its very lifeblood since its start, this year’s Seminar Programme won’t fail to impress. Take a glance at what you can enjoy in our seminar programme in 2024. Plus, in 2024 for the very first time, visitors can now gain CPD credits for every seminar they attend – a great way of enhancing professional development, whilst gaining knowledge! Find out more here.
Inspire Theatre: RHS Show Gardens
Touching on true sustainability, people and purpose, the seminars will include perspectives from sponsors, constructors, designers and medal winners.
Nurture Theatre: Business Strategy
With lively debates and insight from the likes of Richard and Rachel Kay, Helen Elks-Smith and Robert Crowder, the programme looks at broader industry challenges and design principles from every angle.
Public Spaces Theatre
With topics covering the historical, evolutionary, and ecological factors influencing our Todays and shaping our Tomorrows, the Public Spaces Theatre will feature keynote talks from industry leaders with influence at the highest level
In partnership with Landscapeplus, the Lighting Theatre will throw beams of brilliance across topics such as How to create great spaces without light pollution, Achieving a sensitive balance between lighting and fauna, Lighting ambience in urban and rural landscapes, as well as exploring some acclaimed landscapes and their after-dark installations.
Training, Education & Employment Village
The Landscaping industry recognises the importance of attracting new talent, with the skills needed, to the landscaping industry so that this remarkable and rewarding sector is sustained, developed, and made ready for the future.
Over the two days of the exhibition, the Training, Education and Employment Village sponsored by GoLandscape and the BALI Academy will host a wealth of seminar sessions designed to attract young people and career changers into this exciting sector, as well as aiming to bust some of the myths that surround the industry and show you that landscaping offers a serious and rewarding career path with a host of opportunities. The sponsors will be explaining what they are doing to promote careers with their GoLandscape initiative and how they are taking forward ambitious plans for a BALI Academy as part of our response to the industry’s skills gaps.
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Staying updated with industry trends & latest products
Get ready to explore the latest solutions and hottest new products in the industry from hundreds of exhibitors. Whether it’s specialised services, new strategies, policy updates, or the latest techniques and technologies you’ll find it all in our exhibition hall. Browse our exhibitor list and plan your next meeting…
Live demos & interactive sessions
Roll up your sleeves and get to grips with the latest in machinery, technology, data, tools and equipment. Something for every trade and skill set, nothing beats the array of practical opportunities at FutureScape – and especially the Equipment Expo. In addition to all the live demos taking place in the exhibition hall, there are 5 specialised demo areas where visitors can get involved.
The Soft Landscaping Demo Zone
Live action and interaction championing treecare, soil testing, aftercare regimes; training, equipment, machinery, lighting and arboriculture.
Equipment Demo Zone
For all levels and abilities, whether starting out or more experienced, never stop picking up new skills. Short, relevant equipment and practice demos combine tool and machinery use with the latest products, technology and mastery.
Talasey Training Academy
Showcasing the Talasey products in a practical way, stop by and see the ‘tour bus’ plus learn more about the installation of decking, cladding, or fencing products.
Live debates and panels
There’s no shortage of discussion at FutureScape. Panels of experts will tackle the subjects that matter and the hottest topics in the industry, where you can get involved, question and debate. Check out the Seminar programme to plan your day.
Giving UK landscape businesses, colleagues and professionals the recognition they deserve, FutureScape 2024 will see the culmination of the last 12 months’ hard work and the bestowing of awards across the industry. Whether it’s celebrating diversity or sustainability, encouraging the future of our industry or recognising great projects, it’s the perfect way to acknowledge all those who have excelled this year:
- Pro Landscaper Project Awards, in association with Provender Nurseries
- NEW!! Pro Landscaper Sustainability and Biodiversity Awards, in association with Kress
- 30 under 30 – The Next Generation, in association with GreenTech
- NEW!! Unsung Heroes Awards, in association with LandscapePlus