Elliot Hartley of Garsdale Design.

Elliot Hartley is now the Managing Director of Garsdale Design Limited with over 14 years of experience working in GIS, planning, 3D urban visualisations and the emerging field of Geodesign. He has spent some of that time working as a senior planner, as well as a Development Control officer within local authority planning departments. Elliot’s academic career has seen him specialise in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) at Durham University as well as Town and Country Planning from the University of West England.

Elliot has particular working knowledge of GIS and ESRI’s CityEngine and these skills are used within the current city master planning projects we are working on. His IT skills also include AutoCAD and 3D modelling with SketchUp these are used with architectural and planning projects both domestically and international.

Recently Elliot has been speaking about our geodesign work as well as our use of CityEngine in our city master planning workflows, below is a list of my engagements:




Elliot is also a member of the AGI (Association for Geographic Information), as well as the British Cartographic Society, and an active member of the Sedbergh Chamber of Commerce.

He has a personal blog called GeoPlanIT and you can view his personal profile here about.me/elliothartley