|Join ASLA for the largest gathering of landscape architecture professionals and students in the world, September 28-October 1 in Phoenix at the ASLA 2012 Annual Meeting and EXPO. The post-meeting attendee survey reveals that the five most important reasons landscape architecture professionals register for the ASLA annual meeting and EXPO are:
Education Session Topics:
With more than 130 sessions from which to earn up to 21 professional development hours, you’re sure to find topics that will enhance your practice and inspire your work.
• 127 sessions have been approved by LA CES
• 69 sessions have been approved by AICP
• 107 sessions have been approved by USGBC/GBCI for LEED credential maintenance
• 59 sessions have been approved by AIA
• 101 sessions have been approved by the New York Board of Landscape Architecture
• 120 sessions have been approved by the Florida Board of Landscape Architecture.
Education Session Speakers: Where else can you meet and hear from Walter Hood, James Burnett, Jinny Blom, Christine Ten Eyck, Warren T. Byrd. Jr., Mia Lehrer, Tom Balsley, Janet Rosenberg, Tom Oslund, and 300 other amazing professional leaders all under the same roof?
The city of Phoenix! Landscape architects love cities and each year landscape architects enjoy exploring the meeting host city. Limited tickets are still available for field sessions, offering exciting opportunities to discover the beauty of Phoenix and the Sonoran Desert.
Networking: Meet with more than 5,000 colleagues at the largest gathering of landscape architecture professionals in the world. Catch up with your college roommate and professors at the Alumni Reunion, featuring a record 43 schools. Celebrate the profession at the Gala, the Council of Fellows Investiture Dinner, the Awards Ceremony, the President’s Dinner, and other social events.
EXPO: The average attendee spends four to six hours exploring the EXPO. From plants and soils to furnishings to lighting to surfacing and everything in between—the EXPO has it. There will be nearly 400 exhibits for you to test drive thousands of new products. Participate in the 19 free Learning Labs or the Professional Practice Network meetings. Browse the bookstore and have your books signed by distinguished authors.
There are many more reasons to participate. For a complete listing of events, visit the Schedule at a Glance.
Register for the Annual Meeting and EXPO online and follow the meeting Twitter account for the latest news and updates.