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SITES and Landscape Performance at the 2019 ASLA Conference – We Need Your Input!

New this year, the 2019 ASLA Conference on Landscape Architecture will include three-hour deep-dive sessions on Friday, November 15. These interactive, in-depth sessions allow attendees to the unique opportunity to spend time in an extended education session facilitated by subject matter experts.

We are currently finalizing a course around ASLA’s latest Landscape Architecture Technical Information Series (LATIS) report, A Landscape Performance + Metrics Primer for Landscape Architects: Measuring Landscape Performance on the Ground, authored by Emily McCoy, ASLA. This session will present methods that every landscape architect or design firm can use to assess multiple aspects of site performance. Specifically, starting with data sampling basics and including metrics used towards attaining select pre-requisites and credits from the SITES Rating System.

To ensure the most successful learning outcomes and inform discussions during the group breakouts, we are seeking input from our members.


Boots on the Ground: Measuring Landscape Performance in the Field

Speakers: Emily R. McCoy, ASLA, Design Workshop; Danielle Pieranunzi, SITES AP, Green Business Certification, Inc.; Michele Adams, LEED AP, Meliora Design; Kathleen Wolf, University of Washington

Please provide survey responses by Friday, August 30.

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