Cannon Ivers (CMLI) is a Director at LDA Design in London. He holds a master of landscape architecture degree with distinction from Harvard. Cannon is a teaching fellow at the Bartlett School of Landscape Architecture and the author of the books Staging Urban Landscapes:The Activation and Curation of Flexible Public Spaces and 250 Things a Landscape Architect Should Know, both published by Birkhauser. His professional work includes urban parks and public spaces and he frequently contributes to design discourse through publications examining 3D design and digital fabrication, spatial programmability, intelligent water design and high impact, low maintenance planting design. Cannon is on the design review panel for the London Borough of Southwark and Newham and is a member of the NLA Expert Panel on Public Realm.