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Saturday, October 4
9:30 am–6:00 pm

EXPO Reception:
4:00–6:00 pm

Sunday, October 5
9:30 am – 5:00 pm

EXPO Afternoon Tea and Raffle
3:00–5:00 pm

With nearly 450 exhibitors, the ASLA EXPO is the largest trade show in the industry. Explore hundreds of new products, services, technology applications, and design solutions—all under one roof. Full registrants will receive a $15 concessions voucher to be used at EXPO concessions on Sunday. For your convenience, a number of popular activities will be located in the EXPO this year:

JobLink LIVE: Participate in JobLink LIVE to find great new employees for your firm or a rewarding new position for yourself. Representatives from private firms, public agencies, and academic institutions will be on hand to conduct interviews and review résumés. Employers may host a tabletop display for only $300 and employers and prospective employees may schedule interviews online ahead of the meeting.

Federal Agency Outreach: Meet with representatives of key federal agencies to discuss their planning and landscape architecture projects, and learn about opportunities for working with them. Invited agencies include: Bureau of Land Management; Natural Resources Conservation Service; Federal Highway Administration; National Park Service; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; and USDA Forest Service.

ASLA Commons: This year, the ASLA Commons will host many exciting programs. In addition to picking up your free official tote bag and checking on your membership or other ASLA Services, attendees can do the following:

  • Meet the editors of leading industry publications. Chat with Bill Thompson, FASLA, about how he selects projects to feature in Landscape Architecture. Talk with Sylvia Lewis about her 2009 editorial calendar for Planning. Pitch your projects to Jane Kolleeny at GreenSource or a senior editor with Garden Design. These editors and others will be available during EXPO hours to meet one-on-one with attendees.
  • Ask the ASLA Professional Awards Jury how to make a good impression next year. Former professional awards jurors will be on hand to talk one-on-one with attendees about the process, categories, criteria, and how to put your best foot forward with the awards jury. Attendees are encouraged to bring photos or synopses of projects they plan to enter so these former jurors can share specific suggestions for communicating with the 2009 jury. Sign up to meet with ASLA Professional Awards Jurors.
  • Meet with leaders of the ASLA Council of Fellows about the Fellows selection process. More than 4,200 ASLA members are eligible for consideration for nomination to the Council of Fellows this year. Former jurors and current leaders of the Council of Fellows will be on hand to meet with eligible members and chapter leaders about the process, categories, criteria, and how to put together a solid nomination. Attendees are encouraged to bring a curriculum vitae or résumé so these leaders can offer specific advice. Sign up to meet with leaders of the ASLA Council of Fellows.

ASLA/ULI Bookstore: Pick up your signed copy of Green Infrastructure. Browse the latest titles for landscape architecture professionals and take advantage of your ASLA discount. Meet prominent authors and have your books signed during the EXPO Reception Saturday afternoon from 4:00 to 6:00 pm and during the EXPO Afternoon Tea and Raffle on Sunday afternoon from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.

ASMP Photo Studio: Want to have a photo shoot with a professional photographer, but don’t know who to call, can’t find the time, or are just camera shy? The American Society of Media Photographers will host a portrait studio in the EXPO and provide attendees with complimentary electronic portraits in black and white and color. Sign up for your complimentary sitting ahead of time. Full meeting registration required.

Saturday EXPO Reception: Stop by the EXPO Saturday evening between 4:00 and 6:00 pm to enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres with exhibitors and colleagues, meet prominent authors at the book signing, and celebrate the largest gathering of landscape architecture professionals in the world.

Sunday EXPO Afternoon Tea and Raffle: Spend Sunday touring the EXPO and entering the raffle to win fabulous trips, rare wines, and many other luxury items. Meet additional prominent authors at the book signing and have a nosh between 3:00 and 5:00 pm as raffle winners are announced to tide you over to the Gala that evening.

Win a trip for two to Charleston, SC, with the editor of Landscape Architecture magazine. Join Bill Thompson, FASLA, and an exclusive group of landscape architecture leaders in Charleston next March for the historic Charleston Foundation’s annual Festival of Houses and Gardens. You and a guest will receive travel, hotel, and complimentary tour registrations if you win the grand prize in the EXPO Raffle. Winners will be selected from among professional, full conference badges that are scanned at EXPO booths throughout the show. The more booths you visit, the better your chances of winning. You must be present during the drawing to win.

 

Exhibitors As of 9/01/2008

The 2008 EXPO will be the largest in history! Reserve your exhibit space today. For information about exhibiting, annual meeting sponsorships, or becoming an ASLA Corporate Member, contact Nyah Miller at 202-216-2335 or nmiller@asla.org.

Ace Mentor Program ForestWorld, LLC Rainwater Collection Solutions Inc
Ace Mentor Program Gainey Ceramics, Inc. Premier Concepts Inc
Ace Surfaces North America GameTime * Q-Tran
ACF Environmental Garden Design Magazine (sponsor) Rain Bird *
ACO Polymer Products, Inc. Topos Rain Drop Products, LLC *
Advantage Light Source George Bridge Boxwoods, Inc. Rainwater Collection Solutions Inc
Aluminum Athletic Equipment Co. Gill Athletics * RCP Shelters, Inc.
Amereq, Inc. / CU-Soil Division * Google * Recreation Creations, Inc.
American Flagpole * Goric Marketing Group USA, Inc. * Reed & Graham, Inc.
American Hydrotech, Inc. Green Roofs For Healthy Cities * Rehbein Environmental Solutions
American Planning Association Green Top Richard Schultz Design, Inc. *
American Ramp Company Greenform Riverside Plastics, Inc.
American Society of Consulting Arborist GreenGrid/Weston Solutions, Inc. Robertson Industries, Inc.
American Trails Greenscreen RockCraft Designs
Ameristar Fence Products Gro-Power, Inc. Roman Fountains Corporation *
Ametco Manufacturing Corp HADCO rooflite Certified Green Roof Growing Media
Angelica Nurseries * Haddonstone (USA) Ltd. * Roofscapes, Inc.
Aqua Bella Designs, LLC Castle Stone Trading, Inc. Rosetta Hardscapes LLC
Aqua Control Water Features Jane Hamely Wells RPM Ecosystems / ECODEPOT
AquaMaster Fountains & Aerators * Hanover® Architectural Products * RTF Turf Producers Association
Aquascape, Inc. * Hanson Hardscape Products RTH Processing, Inc.
AquaterrInstrumnets & Automation Hapco Pole Products Rubbersidewalks, Inc.
ARCOM/MASTERSPEC Specifications Hauser Industries, Inc. * Rusty Oak Nursery, Ltd.
ARMOR Access Boxes / Pentair Filtration, Inc. * Hearth Products Controls * S.I. Storey Lumber Company, Inc.
Artistic Pavers MFG Hearthlink International Sapa Fabricated Products
ASMP Henderson Recreation Saris Cycling Group
Asphalt Pavement Alliance * Hendrick Mfg. Saunders Brothers, Inc.
Atlas Metal Sales Holophane * SavATree (sponsor) *
Florence Manufacturing Company (sponsor) Horticultural Alliance, Inc. Schichtel's Nursery, Inc.
B-K Lighting and Teka Illumination * Hot Spring Spas Scott System, Inc.
Bailey Nursery, Inc. HSP Garden Buildings, Ltd. Seibert & Rice
Barenbrug USA Hunter Industries * Select Horticulture Inc.
Bartlett Tree Experts * Hydro Dramatics Selux Corporation
Baseline, Inc. IAP / International Art Properties, Inc. Sentry Electric, LLC
BCI Burke Company * Icon Shelter Systems, Inc. * SGM, Inc.
Bedford Technology, LLC IlluminFx Shade Systems, Inc. *
BenchSmith Informatix Software International Ltd. Shakespeare Composite Structures
Benner's Gardens Ingleside Plantation Nurseries Shemin Nurseries, Inc. *
Bigelow Nurseries, Inc. Integrated Paving Concepts, Inc. * Siena Marble
BigToys Skatestoppers Sigma Corp.
Bio-Plex Organics Interlock Concrete Products, Inc. SikaSarnafil, A Division of Sika Corp
BioNova Water Systems Ltd Invisible Structures * SimTek Fence
Bioroof Systems, Inc. IPM - Innovative Products Marketing SISTEMALUX
Bold Spring Nursery * Iron Age Designs Sitecraft, Inc.
Border Concepts, Inc. IRONSMITH, Inc. * Snug Cottage Hardware, LLC
Boulderscape, Inc Irritrol/Rain Master Sod Solutions / Wagner Hort *
Boundary Fence & Railing Systems, Inc. J. Frank Schmidt & Son Co. (sponsor) * Soil Retention
Bridge Builders USA, Inc Jakob, Inc. Soilworks, LLC
James Vilona Sculptures Sol Inc.
Bright Green Technologies Jerith Mfg Co., Inc. Solomon Colors *
BROCK ENTERPRISES John Todd Ecological Design, Inc. SPJ Lighting
Bronzelite * JRM Chemical, Inc. Sportsfield Specialties
Brown Jordan * KaBOOM! Spring City Electrical Mfg. Co., Inc.
Bureau of Land Management Kettle Creek Corporation Sprinturf *
Butterfield Color Keystone Ridge Designs, Inc. * Stabilizer Solutions, Inc.
C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. Kichler Landscape Lighting * Stancills, Inc.
CADdetails KOMPAN, Inc. * Stepstone, Inc.
Canterbury International Koolfog, Inc. Sternberg Lighting *
Capital Garden Products Kornegay Design, LLC * Stone Age Mfg.
Carderock Stone / Tri-State Stone & Building Supply, Inc. * L.A. Steelcraft Products / Aluminum Seating Stone Forest, Inc.
Viking Range Corp. * L. M. Scofield Company (sponsor) * StoneTree Fence Walls
Carl Stahl DécorCable Lanai Polymer Products, Inc. Structural Plastics Corporation
CE Shepherd Co LP / Modular Gabion Systems Land F/X Sun Ports
Cedar Forest Products, Co. Landscape Architect & Specifier News SunBelt Construction Services, Inc.
CedarWorks Inc Landscape Forms, Inc. (sponsor) * Superior International Industries
Century Products Landscape Structures Inc. (sponsor) * Sure-loc Edging Corporation *
CETCO Lining Technologies Leatzow Insurance * Surface America, Inc.
Chameleon Ways LightGuard Systems, Inc. SurfacePlay Inc
CLARB Limontasport USA Sustane, Natural Fertilizer of America
Classic Groundcovers, Inc. Lithocrete Sweeney & Associates, Inc. *
Classic Recreation Systems, Inc. Little Tikes Commercial * SynLawn
ClowardH2O LiveRoof, LLC * Synthetic Turf International
Colbond Inc. * Lohmann Companies Techni-Seal, Inc.
Cold Spring Granite Company LSI Industries Inc. Techo-Bloc
Collier Metal Specialties LTD * LUMEC, Inc. * Telescopes of Vermont
Columbia Cascade Company * Lynx Professional Grills Telluride Stone Company/ Romex
Conceptual Site Furnishings, Inc. * Maglin Site Furniture Inc. * Belden Brick Company, The *
Conservation Technology Masonry Fireplace Industries, LLC The Brookfield Co.
Cooper Lighting McCorkle Nurseries, Inc. * The Conard-Pyle Company
CopperCraft by Fabral melnorthey co. North Carolina Granite Corp., The
Country Casual * Metallic Arts The Public Restroom Company
CRE8PLAY Metro Green Visions, Inc. Toro Company, The
Cross Alert Systems, Inc. MGP Trades Publishing Company, The *
Curv-Rite Aluminum Edgings Miami Beach Pebbles, Inc. ThruFlow Decking
Custom Rock Formliner Milestone Imports * Todd Valley Farms, Inc.
Evonik CYRO LLC Miracle Recreation Equipment Company * Topiary Joe
D.A. Spencer Sculptures, Inc. Modular International Inc. TournesolSiteworks/Planter Technology
Danver/Summit Appliance Monrovia Growers (sponsor) * TREEGATOR - Spectrum Products Inc
Davey Large Tree Moving * MOON Nurseries * Trees Now, Inc.
David B. Duensing & Associates Moosman Bridge Tremco Incorporated
DEACERO Moss Acres TrexCompany,Inc.
Decoturf -- Division of California Products Corp. Most Dependable Fountains, Inc. * Trillary, Inc. dba Thomas Steele/Madrax *
Deep Fork Tree Farm * Motherplants, Ltd. Trystan
Deep Root Partners, L.P. * Multi-Flow Drainage Systems Tuckahoe Nurseries, Inc
DeepStream Designs Multicoat Corporation Tucor
Dekorra Products Murdock-SuperSecur Tuscan Imports
Dero Bike Rack Co. Musco Sports Lighting U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Diamond Teak MWP Escofet USA U.S. Composting Council
DIG Corporation Mycorrhizal Applications, Inc. Unilock Chicago, Inc *
Digger Specialties, Inc. National Ready Mixed Concrete Association Union Land, Inc.
DOGIPOT National Sales + Supply, LLC Unique Lighting Systems, Inc. *
DuMor, Inc. * Native Turf Group BISON Deck Supports
Dura Plastics * Natural Structures Univ. of Wixconsin Press / CELA - Landscape Journal
Duracraft Inc. * Nature Bridges Universal Consumer Products, Inc.
E.T. Techtonics, Inc. NDS, Inc. * Plastiques Cascades - Re Plast
East Jordan Iron Works, Inc. * Neenah Foundry USDOT- Transportation Planning Capacity Building Program
Eco-Bound, Inc. Netafim Irrigation, Inc. USDA Forest Service
Elmich (Far East) Pte, Ltd. Newlook International USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service
Emu USA, Inc. Nitterhouse Masonry Products LLC Valley Crest Tree Company *
Environmental Design North Creek Nurseries, Inc. Valmont Industries, Inc.
Environmental Turf, Inc. Novalis VectorWorks Landmark by Nemetschek N.A. (sponsor) *
EnWood Structures Ohio Gratings Inc Versa-Lok *
EP Henry Old Town Fiberglass, Inc. Victor Stanley, Inc. *
EP Minerals, LLC Oldcastle Architectural * Vista Professional Outdoor Lighting *
Equiparc Oldcastle Precast Enclosure Solutions - Carson * Vortex Aquatic Structures International *
Erlau * Oly-Ola Edgings, Inc. Wabash ValleyManufacturing/Urbanscape Furniture
Eurocobble * Omega II Fence Systems Wally Hollyday Design
Ewing * OtterbineBarebo, Inc. * Walpole Woodworkers, Inc. *
Excel Bridge Mfg., Co. Outdoor Lighting Perspectives * WATER SPLASH INC.
Expanded Shale, Clay & Slate Institute (ESCSI) Pacific Clay Products * Waterplay® *
EZ-FLO Fertilizing Systems Palm Tree Islands WaterShapes
EZTreeStake Park Pets & Boulders Waterworks International
Fabric Architecture PAVE TECH / Hardscape Outfitters Wausau Tile, Inc. *
FairWeather Site Furnishings div. of Leader Manufacturing, Inc. * Pavestone Company Wheeler Lumber, LLC
Fiberweb * Pebble Technology, Inc. * Whitacre Greer Company *
FieldTurf * Pebble-Flex, LLC William F. Hammell Nurseries
Filtrexx International Pennoyer Newman LLC Winfield Solutions
Filtrona Extrusion PDS Fence Products Perfection Fence Corp. * Winsor Fireform, LLC
Firestone Specialty Products (sponsor) * Permaloc Corporation * Witt Industries
Focus Industries * Petersen Manufacturing Company Xccent Play
Foresight Products, LLC * Phoenix Products Zeager Bros., Inc. *
ForestWorld, LLC Pine Hall Brick * ZinCo-USA, Inc. *
ForeverLawn Inc. Play Mart Inc.  
Formosa Fountain & Engineering Co. Markus Ehring - Playpoints by Vortex *  
Forms + Surfaces (sponsor) * Playworld Systems *  
Fountain People/Water Odyssey Poligon by PorterCorp *  
FreeSpan Systems Poly Concepts, LLC  
FX Luminaire * Porphyry USA, Inc. *  

 

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Designing a More Sustainable Meeting

ASLA continues to reduce the carbon footprint of the annual meeting and 2008 will be the greenest meeting yet. The official meeting hotels and the Pennsylvania Convention Center are located within walking distance of each other, eliminating the need for shuttle buses. The hotels, convention center, show decorator, transportation company, and other vendors with whom ASLA contracts services must demonstrate a commitment to sustainable practices. ASLA’s printed materials, signage, and decorations are recycled, recyclable, and printed with soy ink. The meeting handouts will be distributed electronically. Meeting attendees may do their part by traveling to the meeting via Amtrak, purchasing a TerraPass, or arranging air travel through GoodShop (see Travel and Hotel Information).