Scottish Universities GI Research Group

Scottish Universities Green Infrastructure Reserach Group has been set up by SGIF to coordinate research into GI in Scotland

The sixth meeting of the SUGIR Group was held on 25th April 2018, incorporating a visit from some visitors from Iceland learning about SuDS in Scotland. 

Meeting agenda 25/04/2018

Glasgow: Connecting Nature

Regulation of SuDs in Scotland

SuDs in a Northern Climate

SuDs in a Northern Climate: green walls

Doing SuDs in Scotland

Doing SuDs in England

The role of SuDs in an Industrial estate

Planning for Sustainability, social equality and climate change in Iceland


The second meeting of the SUGIR Group was held on 12th May 2016, where a series of presentations on current research were given, and a short workshop on how to progress collaberative working and the next steps for the was held.  The agenda and copies of the presentations can be found below.

Meeting agenda: 23/11/2016

Meeting agenda and attendees: 12/05/2016

SRUC Hill and Mountain Research Centre

Taylor Wimpey Houseplot SuDs

Multiple Benefits from Green Infrastructure

A Decision Framework for Integrated Grey Green infrastructure



The first meeting was held on 27th March 2015.

More information, research topics and meeting notes will follow in due course.