Simon Bell is Senior Research Fellow at Edinburgh College of Art, where he is a director of the OPENspace research centre, Associate Professor at the Estonian University of Life Sciences and also a landscape consultant.
Murray Simpson is a geographer based at the School of Geography and Environment, University of Oxford.
Liisa Tyrväinen is Professor of Nature Tourism at the University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Finland.
Tuija Sievänen is a forester and researcher with the Finnish Forest Research Institute in Helsinki.
Ulrike Pröbstl is Professor of Landscape Planning at the University of Applied Sciences (BOKU) in Vienna.