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Schedule at a Glance

Updated as of 09/06/2006

Thursday, October 5
4:00pm-9:00pm      Registration Open

Friday, October 6
7:00am-7:00pm      Registration Open
7:30am-5:00pm      Camp ASLA

8:00am 4:30pm      Tours 1-11
8:00am-3:00pm      T01-Riverfront Development—Walking Tour*
8:00am-3:30pm      T02-Downtown Parks and Plazas—Walking Tour*
8:30am-3:00pm      T03-Conservation Development*
8:30am-4:00pm      T04-Residential Gardens*
8:30am-4:30pm      T05-Native Restoration
9:00am-2:30pm      T06-Urban Bike Trials—Bike Tour*
9:00am-3:00pm      T07-Corporate Campus Tour*
9:00am-3:00pm      T08-Valued Places—Best of the Twin Cities*
9:00am-3:30pm      T09-Regional Park System*
9:00am-4:30pm      T10-Mixed-Use Redevelopment*
9:30am-1:30pm      T11-The Minneapolis Chain of Lakes—Canoe Tour*

8:00am-5:00pm      Field Sessions 1-9
8:00am-2:30pm      FS01-Innovative Stormwater Treatment*
8:00am-2:30pm      FS02-Transit Oriented Development*
9:00am-3:00pm      FS03-Art of the Public Realm*
8:30am-4:00pm      FS04-A Sustainable Approach to Residential Landscape Design*
9:30am-1:30pm      FS05-Minneapolis Sculpture Garden*
8:30am-5:30pm      FS06-Challenges in Heritage Cities: From Global to Local*
9:30am-3:30pm      FS07-Minnesota Landscape Arboretum*
1:00pm-5:00pm      FS08-From Waste to Amenity: Stormwater Treatment and Reuse
                                       in Minneapolis' Heritage Park*
10:30am-3:30pm   FS09-Urban/Residential Design

8:00am-5:00pm      Workshop A1-A3
8:30am-5:00pm      Workshop Fri-A1: Greenroof Design 101: Introductory* (updated start time)
8:30am-5:00pm      Workshop Fri-A2: Greenroof Design 201: Infrastructure Design and                                        Installation* (updated start time)

2 :00pm-4:00pm     Workshop Fri-A3: Inside the LA Studio:  M. Paul Friedberg

10:00am-5:00pm     Press Room Open
1:00pm-5:00pm       JobLink LIVE Open
7:00pm-9:00pm       IFLA Reception (Hilton)*
7:00pm-11:00pm     LAF 21st Annual Benefit Dinner (Museum of Russian Art)*
8:00pm-10:00pm     Alumni Reunion (Hilton)

Saturday, October 7
7:00am-7:00pm       Registration Open
8:00am-5:00pm       Press Room Open
8:00am-5:30pm       Camp ASLA

8:30am-10:00am    ASLA/IFLA Opening General Session: Jean-Michel Cousteau

10:00am-11:00am   PPN Meetings: Computing, Sustainable Design & Development, Parks
                                        and  Recreation, Design Build, Urban Planning and Design, and Rural
                                        Landscape Design
10:00am-2:00pm     GT1- Guest Tour: Paul’s Notorious Past/Mall of America*
10:00am-5:00pm     JobLink LIVE Open
10:30am-6:00pm     EXPO Open

10:30am-1:00pm      Open Forum Sessions Saturday A1-A4
10:30am-12:00pm    Forum Sat-A1: EPA GreenScapes: Building Sustainable Sites from the
                                         Ground Up—Soil
10:30am-1:00pm      Workshop Sat-A2: LARE Workshop A*
11:00am-12:30pm    Forum Sat-A3: ASLA Green Roof Project (updated ending time)
11:00am-12:00pm    Forum Sat-A4: Millennium Report

11:30am-1:30pm      The Global Construction Market Outlook Luncheon

12:15pm-2:15pm      Open Forums Sessions Saturday B1-B4
12:15pm-2:15pm      Forum Sat-B1: The 5th Annual Forum on Landscape Architecture in the                                          Public Realm
12:45pm-1:45pm      Forum Sat-B2: The Professionals of the Future: Is There Optimism?
12:45pm-2:15pm      Forum Sat-B3: EPA GreenScapes: Building Sustainable Sites from the Ground                                          Up—Water
12:45pm-2:15pm      Forum Sat-B4: Call to Action: Transforming Red and Blue States to Green

2:15pm-3:45pm       ASLA/ IFLA General Session: Kongjian Yu PhD, International ASLA

2:30pm-5:30pm Education Sessions Saturday C1-C9
2:30pm-5:00pm       Workshop Sat-C1: LARE Workshop B*
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sat-C2: Beating Around the Bush: Landscape Lighting - Developing a
                                                                     Basic Process
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sat-C3: Hiring and Retaining Winners
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sat-C4: Residential Design in the Midwest:  Douglas Hoerr, ASLA
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sat-C5: Green Solutions/Government Planet
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sat-C6: What You Don't Know About Trees, But Were Afraid to Ask!
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sat-C7: Built for Change? Modernism in Minneapolis
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sat-C8: CEO Roundtable: Global Business Update
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sat-C9: Stormwater: Landscape Architects' Role and a Neighborshed
                                                                      Approach to Stormwater Management

7:00pm-11:00pm     ASLA Council of Fellows Investiture Reception & Dinner (Hyatt                                         Regency)*

Sunday, October 8
7:00am-7:00pm       Registration Open
8:00am-5:00pm       Camp ASLA

8:30am-9:30am       ASLA/IFLA General Session: Catherine Mosbach, International ASLA

9:00am-5:00pm       Press Room Open
9:30am-10:30am     PPN Meeting: Landscape/Land Use Planning, Water Conservation, Historic                                         Preservation, Residential Landscape Architecture, International Practice
10:00am-2:00pm     GT2- Guest Tour: St. Paul’s Notorious Past/Mall of America*
10:00am-3:00pm     EXPO Open
10:00am-5:00pm     JobLink LIVE Open

10:30am-12:00pm   Education Sessions Sunday A1-A8
10:30am-12:00pm   Ed Sess Sun-A1: CEO Roundtable: Emerging Professionals
10:30am-12:00pm   Ed Sess Sun-A2: Inside the LA Studio: Residential Design as a Testing Ground
                                                                       with Pamela Burton, ASLA and Mia Lehrer
10:30am-12:00pm   Ed Sess Sun-A3: Negotiating Strategies for Maximizing Profit and Customer
10:30am-12:00pm   Ed Sess Sun-A4: Permeable Pavements and Structural Soils: Technologies for
                                                                        the Urban Environment and Urban Design
10:30am-12:00pm   Ed Sess Sun-A5: Inside the LA Studio: Residential Design with
                                                                        Tom Oslund, FASLA and Ken Smith
10:30am-12:00pm   Ed Sess Sun-A6: IFLA Global Partners for Green Solutions
10:30am-12:00pm   Ed Sess Sun-A7: LandTech: Integrating Technology in Site Analysis,
                                                                        EDAW Case Study
10:30pm-12:00pm   Ed Sess Sun-A8: Building in the Aftermath

11:45am-1:30pm      ASLA Council of Fellows Business Luncheon*
1:00pm-2:00pm        PPN Meeting: Context Sensitive Design, Reclamation & Restoration, Women in                                         Landscape Architecture, Housing & Community Design, Therapeutic                                         Landscape Design, Campus Planning & Design

2:45pm-3:45pm Education Sessions Sunday B1-B8
2:45pm-3:45pm       Ed Sess Sun-B1: Sustainable Community Planning in China
2:45pm-3:45pm       Ed Sess Sun-B2: Integrating Landscape Design and Sewage Treatment with
                                                                      Constructed Wetlands
2:45pm-3:45pm       Ed Sess Sun-B3: Inside the LA Studio: Residential Design Lessons From the
                                                                      Southwest with Steve Martino
2:45pm-3:45pm       Ed Sess Sun-B4: The Law as a Tool for Landscape Architecture: Experience
                                                                       from New Zealand
2:45pm-3:45pm       Ed Sess Sun-B5: Right Tree/Right Place: Selecting Trees for Urban                                                                        Enviroments
2:45pm-3:45pm       Ed Sess Sun-B6: Olmsted's Early Career: The Relationship Between the Public
                                                                      Health and Landscape Architecture
2:45pm-3:45pm       Ed Sess Sun-B7: Japanese Gardens: Cultural Scope of their Influence
2:45pm-3:45pm       Ed Sess Sun-B8: LandTech: PlaceMatters? Participation Using Electronic                                                                       Methods to Improve Civic Engagement

4:00pm-5:30pm Education Sessions Sunday C1-C8
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sun-C1: Emerging Trends: The Future Practice of the Landscape
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sun-C2: Inside the LA Studio: Michael Van Valkenburgh
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sun-C3: CEO Roundtable: Best Practices for Small Firms
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sun-C4: Landscape Architecture as Effective Public Policy
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sun-C5: SITESS - System Integration Tool for Environmentally                                                                       Sustainable Sites
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sun-C6: Lessons from the Wharf District Park Public Process
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sun-C7: Security Design in 2006
4:00pm-5:30pm       Ed Sess Sun-C8: LandTech: Real-time 3D Sketching

7:00pm-10:30pm     Camp ASLA at the Gala (Nicolett Island Pavillion)*
7:00pm-11:00pm     ASLA - Landscape Structures Gala (Nicolett Island Pavillion)*

Monday, October 9
7:00am-7:00pm       Registration Open
8:00am-6:00pm       Camp ASLA
8:00am-6:00pm       Bookstore Open

8:30am-9:30am       Education Sessions Monday A1-A8
8:30am-9:30am       Ed Sess Mon-A1: Inside the LA Studio: Residential Garden Splendor with
                                                                       Peter Wirtz
8:30am-9:30am       Ed Sess Mon-A2: Hong Kong Wetland Park—A Multi-Disciplinary Exercise in
8:30am-9:30am       Ed Sess Mon-A3: HtO—Toronto's New Urban Beach
8:30am-9:30am       Ed Sess Mon-A4: LandTech: Wetlands Mapping
8:30am-9:30am       Ed Sess Mon-A5: Transforming Perimeter Security around Federal Buildings
8:30am-9:30am       Ed Sess Mon-A6: Winning Strategies: ASLA Student Awards
New Sessions:
8:30am-9:30am       Ed Sess Mon-A7: Collaborating in the Garden: Creating Restorative                                                                         Environments
8:30am-9:30am       Ed Sess Mon-A8: How to Maximize Profit Per Customer

9:45am-11:15am Education Sessions Monday B1-B8
9:45am-11:15am     Ed Sess Mon-B1: GIS—Lessons from the 2005 Dangermond Fellowship Winners
9:45am-11:15am     Ed Sess Mon-B2: Managing Peak Performing Teams
9:45am-11:15am     Ed Sess Mon-B3: Inside the LA Studio with Martha Schwartz
9:45am-11:15am     Ed Sess Mon-B4: Vancouver's Influence on Urban Design Decisions
9:45am-11:15am     Ed Sess Mon-B5: Planning and Redeveloping Brownfields
9:45am-11:15am     Ed Sess Mon-B6: Inside the LA Studio: Residential Design Challenges in the                                                                       Southeast with Raymond Jungles and Mario Nievera
9:45am-11:15am     Ed Sess Mon-B7: Defining Ecological Restoration Success: Principles, Project                                                                       Case Studies and Global Implications
9:45am-11:15am     Ed Sess Mon-B8: LandTech: Digital Photography Studio

10:00am-3:00pm     Press Room Open

11:30am-12:30pm   ASLA Professional and Student Awards Ceremony
1:00pm-2:00pm       Awards Luncheon*

2:15pm-3:45pm        Education Session Monday C1-C8
2:15pm-3:45pm        Ed Sess Mon-C1: Recipe for Ownership 2.0
2:15pm-3:45pm        Ed Sess Mon-C2: Creating the Landscape of Home
2:15pm-3:45pm        Ed Sess Mon-C3: Landscape Architecture in Product Design
2:15pm-3:45pm        Ed Sess Mon-C4: Inside the LA Studio: Residential Design in the Pacific
                                                                       Northwest with Charles Anderson and  Steven Koch
2:15pm-3:45pm        Ed Sess Mon-C5: Soil Biology—Sustainable Landscape Design and
                                                                       Management in the Public Urban Environment
2:15pm-3:45pm        Ed Sess Mon-C6: Sustainability for the Virginia Capital Square
2:15pm-3:45pm        Ed Sess Mon-C7: Europe and Latin America—Trends in Landscape                                                                        Architecture
2:15pm-3:45pm        Ed Sess Mon-C8: Inside the LA Studio: Residential Design in the Northeast with                                                                        Ed Hollander and Stephen Stimson

4:00pm-5:30pm       ASLA/IFLA Closing General Session: Mayor Richard M. Daley,
                                                                       Honorary ASLA

7:00pm-11:00pm       Closing Reception & Dinner (Hilton)*

Tuesday, October 10
8:00am-1:30pm       Tours 12-15
8:00am-12:30pm     T12-Innovative Stormwater Treatment*
8:00am-12:30pm     T13-Valued Places—Best of the Twin Cities—Walking Tour* (SOLD OUT)
8:00am-1:30pm        T14-Downtown Minneapolis Parks and Plazas—Walking Tour* (SOLD OUT)
9:30am-1:30pm        T15-The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum*

8:00am-5:00pm       Field Session #10*
10:00am-3:00pm     FS10-The Evolution of the Minneapolis ParksParkway System*

* Ticket Required


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