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There are multiple opportunities to connect with the SITES team this fall in San Francisco, California. First, join the team for the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, the world’s largest green building and business conference, Nov. 1–3. Then, meet SITES the following week for ASLA’s 2022 Conference on Landscape Architecture from Nov. 11–14.
For those with an interest in land design and development, there are a number of ways to learn about the work being done to prioritize nature in the built environment. Join SITES at one of the upcoming sessions.
Nov. 1-3 at the Moscone Center, San Francisco
Greenbuild is designed to keep participants at the forefront of the industry covering sustainability, resilience, health and wellness in the spaces where we live, work, learn and play. Here's just one example:
Prioritizing Nature for Equity and Resilience
Thursday, Nov. 3, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Cities are increasingly prioritizing landscapes and outdoor spaces as opportunities to address multiple societal needs and create value in their communities. Cities such as San Francisco, Austin and Atlanta are embracing sustainable landscape design and integrating nature back into cities to ensure social and ecological resilience in the era of climate change. Hear from a panel of city officials and landscape designers as they highlight transformational SITES-certified parks and trails in multiple cities across the United States.
Schedule a one-on-one to discuss SITES at the GBCI Certification Work Zone
Wednesday, Nov. 2, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., and Thursday, Nov. 3, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. at Booth 1527
Schedule a one-on-one meeting with a SITES certification expert to discuss your land design or ongoing SITES project. Sign up for a slot.
ASLA’s 2022 Conference on Landscape Architecture
Nov. 11–14 at the Moscone Center, San Francisco
The ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture is the largest gathering of landscape architects and allied professionals in the world, all coming together to learn, celebrate, build relationships and strengthen the bonds of our professional community.
The conference offers over 120 courses, allowing attendees to fulfill their professional development hours (PDH) over four days, and multiple sessions count specifically for SITES AP continuing education credits.
Landscape Architecture Foundation’s 37th Annual Benefit
Friday, Nov. 11, 7–10 p.m.
Meet with other land development professionals and enthusiasts in conjunction with the 2022 ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture. Reunite with SITES staff and the top designers and leaders from practice, academia and industry over local food and amazing company. Tickets include fine local food and an open bar with all proceeds supporting LAF research, scholarships and leadership programs. Purchase tickets.
Multiple sessions that provide SITES-specific CE hours
Check out this list of five sessions that provide SITES-specific CE credits. Additional L.A. CES-approved education sessions may count toward general GBCI CE hours.
- FRI-C05: Getting into the Weeds: Design, Planting, and Maintenance of Glenstone’s Ecological Landscape
- SAT-A11: Magic Mushrooms: Improving Landscape Performance and Engagement with Fungi
- SAT-B07: City of Trees: Protecting the Urban Forest Through Changing Climates
- SUN-B04: Stone in the Age of Green: Mitigating Environmental Impacts of Stone Use
- MON-A04: Managing Stormwater with Green Infrastructure: Lessons from Practice and What's Next
Register for the ASLA Conference.
We look forward to seeing you in San Francisco this fall!