Rising Urbanists

SCHEDULE + REGISTRATION

9:00am
 

Keynote Speaker: Ashley dawson

Green Infrastructure for Coastal Resiliency

9:30am

Session 1: Environmental Justice in Coastal Resiliency Work:Identifying Opportunities for Green Infrastructure

1.5 LA CES HSW/PDH
1.5 NYS CE HSW Credit Hour

Moderator:Thaddeus Pawlowski - Columbia GSAPP
Panelists: Andrew Lavallee, FASLA, RLA - Siteworks
Christina M. K. Kaunzinger, Ph.D- Rutgers University
Stefanie Loomis - Local Office Landscape Architecture

11:00am

Mid Morning Break

11:30am

Session 2: Breakout 

Technology: Michael Tantala, P.E., ASLA Affiliate – 
Leveraging the Geospatial: Remotely Sensing Data, Methods and Analyses in support of Coastal Resilience
1.5 LA CES HSW/PDH
1.5 NYS CE HSW Credit Hour

Activism: Ting Ting Fu + Collin Lee - UPROSE
Protest + Community Organizing
1.5 LA CES HSW/PDH

Ecology: Elizabeth Jordan and Kjirsten Alexander - NYC Parks Natural Resources Group
Ecological Wetland Restoration
1.5 LA CES HSW/PDH
1.5 NYS CE HSW Credit Hour

1:00pm

Brown-Bag Lunch

2:00pm

Session 3: Breakout


Economics: Amy Motzny - Gowanus Canal Conservancy
Valuing Green Infrastructure Inputs and Outputs
1.5 LA CES PDH
1.5 NYS CE HSW Credit Hour

Stewardship: Craig Desmond - Ecotone Building
Developing community maintenance strategies
1.5 LA CES PDH

Policy + Development: Manuela Powidayko + Jean You - NYC DCP
Zoning for the Floodplain
1.5 LA CES HSW/PDH
1.5 NYS CE HSW Credit Hour

Assessment: Rebekah Breitzer and Erin Friedman, CUNY Doctoral Students  

Meaningful Assessment Strategies for Green Infrastructure Community Outreach
1.5 LA CES PDH
1.5 NYS CE HSW Credit Hour

3:30pm

Mid Afternoon Break

4:00pm

SESSION 4: Redefining Resiliency for Inclusion

1.5 LA CES PDH
1.5 NYS CE HSW Credit Hour

Moderated by: Bradford McKee - Editor, Landscape Architecture Magazine
Panelists: Donovan Richards - NYC Council District 31
Joshua Cerra - Ecological Designer, Cornell University
Dr. Marcha Johnson, ASLA- NYC Parks

5:30pm

Closing Remarks:
catherine seavitt nordenson, ASLA, AIA


Please join us for Happy Hour at

Treadwell Park from 6-9pm,

generously sponsored by Anova Site Furnishings!

Event pricing:

Professionals: $55
Students and event participants: Free!

6 LA CES Units offered!