Heat Island Effect
Next Urban Heat Island Webcast:
No webcasts are scheduled at this time.
- June 19, 2014
Minnesota Green Roof Symposium
Saint Paul, MN
The Minnesota Green Roof Symposium will discuss the benefits of green roofs, emerging green roof design practices, new opportunities to advance the Minnesota green roof industry, and more.
- June 19, 2014
Cool Roof Rating Council Annual Membership Meeting
San Francisco, CA
The Cool Roof Rating Council’s annual membership meeting will include program updates, breakout sessions, and presentations on cool roofs.
- June 26 – 28, 2014
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2014 National Convention and Design Exposition
The AIA 2014 National Convention will explore how approaches to planning, design, and construction can create more resilient urban ecosystems. Convention activities include preconvention workshops; keynote presentations; seminars; an expo floor that showcases products, materials, technologies, and services; and education sessions on the expo floor.
- July 12-15, 2014:
Cultivate14, An AmericanHort Experience
The Cultivate14 Conference is a horticultural event offering educational and networking experiences, information sessions, and more than 7 acres of trade show exhibits.
- July 14-17, 2014:
The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association, International Roof Coatings Conference (IRCC)
The IRCC will highlight the latest technological advancements and emerging issues of relevance to the roof coating, building envelope, green building, cool roofing, research, and architectural communities.
- July 17, 2014, 1:00-2:00 PM EDT:
Creating Sustainable Sites
The Creating Sustainable Sites webcast, sponsored by ACTREES (spell out), will present information on brownfield waterfront restoration, fostering community support for urban restoration, maintaining both suburban and urban Sustainable Sites, and obtaining Sustainable Site Certification.
- August 3 – 7, 2014
StormCon – The North American Surface Water Quality Conference & Expo
The conference and expo will gather stormwater professionals and government representatives to enhance understanding of stormwater issues and strategies.
- August 17 – 22, 2014
ACEEE 2014 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings
Pacific Grove, CA
The meeting will include discussions about technical, policy, financing, and program issues related to increasing energy efficiency in residential and commercial buildings and new urban strategies for sustainable communities.
- August 19 – 21, 2014
Plantscape Institute of America Trade Show and Conference
The conference and trade show brings together a community of advocates and experts who design, install, and maintain plantings for buildings and interior environments.
- October 13 – 15, 2014
Third International Conference on Countermeasures to Urban Heat Islands
The conference will be devoted to exploring science, engineering, and public policies to help relieve excess heat and air pollution in urban environments.
- October 16 – 17, 2014
Fifth International Conference on the Constructed Environment
This conference will explore the forms and functions of the constructed environment. The conference is a cross-disciplinary forum which brings together researchers, teachers, and practitioners to discuss the past character and future shape of the built environment. Themes of the conference include design and planning processes, building processes, and environmental impacts.
- October 22 – 24, 2014
Greenbuild International Conference & Expo
New Orleans, LA
Greenbuild brings together industry leaders, experts, and professionals dedicated to sustainable building. Greenbuild features three days of speakers, networking opportunities, industry showcases, LEED workshops, and tours of the host city's green buildings.
- November 12 – 15, 2014
Cities Alive 2014 Green Roof & Wall Conference
The annual conference will explore the ways in which green roofs and walls can help manage our water resources more wisely.
- November 21 –24, 2014
American Society of Landscape Architects 2014 Annual Meeting & Expo
The annual meeting will feature sessions on urban design, sustainable design, green infrastructure, and climate change. During the expo, participants will have the opportunity to explore hundreds of new products, services, technology applications, and design solutions related to landscape architecture.