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Related Conferences


October 2017

  • October 13, 2017
    Tree Canopy Conference: Green Infrastructure in the Urbanized Environment
    Haverford, PA https://online.morrisarboretum.org/canopy Exit

    This one-day conference will focus on opportunities to learn from professionals on how to protect urban trees in the face of issues such as pests and extreme weather.
  • October 20-23, 2017
    American Society of Landscape Architects Annual Meeting and Expo
    Los Angeles, CA https://www.aslameeting.com 

    The ASLA Annual Meeting and Expo will feature panels on sustainable green infrastructure for dry climates, urban resilience, and climate impacts.

November 2017

  • November 13-14, 2017
    53rd Annual International Urban Forestry Conference and Trade Show
    Tulsa, OK http://www.urban-forestry.com/ 

    This Society of Municipal Arborists conference will look at best practices and opportunities for incorporating trees into the urban landscape.

December 2017

  • December 5-7, 2017
    National Brownfields Training Conference
    Pittsburgh, PA https://www.brownfields2017.org/

    This conference will focus on the sustainability of communities via cleaning up and reusing formerly utilized commercial and industrial properties. This includes the creation of green infrastructure.

January 2018

  • January 8-11, 2018
    National Institute of Building Sciences Sixth Annual Conference and Expo: Sustain, Strengthen, Secure
    Washington, D.C. http://www.nibs.org/?page=conference2018

    This conference and expo will focus on measuring and improving the resiliency and performance of the built environment, including spotlights on innovative technologies.
  • January 23-25, 2018
    2018 National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy, and the Environment
    Washington, D.C. https://ncseconference.org/2018ncgf/ 

    The theme of this conference is The Science, Business, and Education of Sustainable Infrastructure: Building Resilience in a Changing World. Topics will include resilient urban systems, ecological systems, equity as a core aspect of sustainable infrastructure, and integration of natural and built environments.

February 2018

  • February 1-3, 2018
    New Partners for Smart Growth Conference
    San Francisco, CA https://www.newpartners.org/ 

    This conference will focus on eight themes: Strengthening rural communities, creating sustainable water systems, addressing our changing climate, improving transportation accessibility and connectivity, designing healthy communities, building fair and affordable housing, planning and designing smart-growth communities, and inclusive prosperity of people and place.
  • February 22-23, 2018
    Critical Practice in an Age of Complexity
    Tucson, AZ http://architecturemps.com/arizona/ 

    The aim of this conference is to take an interdisciplinary approach to issues that cities face, including how to deal with increasing populations while creating sustainable communities as well as designing in the face of climate change.