Heat Island Effect
Next Urban Heat Island Webcast:
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- April 16, 2014
Alliance for Community Trees Policy Webcast
Webcast participants will learn about the new federal laws may affect urban forestry and trees in your community. Alliance for Community Trees will provide briefing documents and discuss the best strategies for presenting information on the local impacts of federal funding and programs to Members of Congress. The webcast is free.
- April 26 – 30, 2014
American Planning Association Annual Conference
The American Planning Association’s annual event brings together a variety of experts in the planning field.
- May 7 – 8, 2014
Alliance for Community Trees Policy Summit
During the Policy Summit, urban forestry advocates and practitioners will be able to engage with federal agencies to discuss how recent federal laws may affect federal programs and resources, and what the impacts might be on local communities.
- May 12 – 15, 2014
2014 International Concrete Sustainability Conference
Experts will present on the latest developments related to concrete and sustainable development. Session topics include low impact development and green building codes and standards.
- May 21, 2014
Portland Ecoroof Symposium
The sixth annual Portland Ecoroof Symposium will feature local and regional experts sharing scientific research and case studies that explore the costs and savings of green roofs.
- May 21 – 23, 2014
Living Future 2014 – Beauty & Inspiration
Living Future is a forum for professionals in the green building movement to learn about innovative design strategies and cutting-edge technical information to help address today’s ecologic, economic, and social challenges.
- May 28, 2014
6th Annual Urban Forest Symposium: Climate Change and the Urban Forest
Symposium presenters will discuss the expected impacts of changes to the climate on urban forests, and what urban foresters and advocates can do to prepare.
- June 8 – 11, 2014
Western Roofing Expo 2014
Las Vegas, NV
The Western Roofing Expo focuses on the western region of the United States and the specific needs that roofing and waterproofing contractors face in these areas.
- 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 which showcases products, materials, technologies, and services; and education sessions on the expo floor.
- July 14-17, 2014:
The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association, International Roof Coatings Conference (IRCC)
The IRCC will take place at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland on July 14-17, 2014. This conference 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. The discounted early bird registration will run through May 19, 2014.
- 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.