Prof. Chris Welch – Professor of Space Engineering at the International Space University, who will share some thoughts on extraterrestrial gardening.
Marcus Thomas – Known as The Black Children Author, who will share a children’s story on roses.
Fatemeh Towhidlou – A dancer, who will share some Iranian poems on roses
Adam from HIZZ – A Cairo-based record label, artists residency and record store with the aim of promoting avant garde art and music in the Middle East and its diaspora.
Alan McClellan – Chemical Engineer, who will to enlighten us to exactly what is inside fertilizers.
Hugo Stepanian – French Armenian DJ and Nelly’s cousin, who will speak on his favourite Armenian tunes and organising garden parties.
Zar performers – From the Makan, Egyptian Center for Culture and Arts in Cairo
Tatevik Ayvazyan – Director of the Armenian Institute in London
Lauren Alexander – Syrian and South African practice Foundland Collective on the global financial crash and the Royal Flora Holland Aalsmeer
Production - Victoria Adams and Sitraka Rakotoniaina
Hosted by Dr. Nelly Ben Hayoun-Stépanian