July 12, 2008
by Canadian Architect
The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) 2008 Annual Meeting and EXPO takes place from October 3-7, 2008 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Featuring the world’s leading experts in landscape architecture, the meeting includes over 120 sessions and 450 exhibitors. Connect with authorities leading the next generation of sustainable design and find out how the landscape architecture profession melds environmental, social, and economic health through green infrastructure.
Now more than ever, the landscape architecture profession is leading the process that connects environmental, social, and economic health: green infrastructure. This annual meeting will celebrate the contributions of landscape architects in the design, planning, management, and research of the life support system for the planet. Principles and practices to link landscapes and communities through green infrastructure will be shared.
This year’s event offers the unprecedented opportunity to earn 31.5 professional development hours (PDH) through 120 exceptional education sessions, field sessions, and tours. The very best experts from the US and abroad have been recruited to serve as faculty. The ASLA EXPOthe largest product display in the industrywill feature nearly 450 exhibitors, many of them new this year. Current and future leaders of the profession will be recognized with honours and awards, and colleagues from across the country and around the world will connect at special events throughout the weekend.
For more information, please visit www.asla.org/meetings/am2008/.