Have you registered yet? We do hope you’ll join us for our 2017 Greenroofs & Walls of the World™ Virtual Summit: Connecting the Planet + Living Architecture. Highlighting excellence and lessons learned in green living architecture, the 4th biennial web-based Virtual Summit is being held from April 9 through December 31, 2017.
First Live Event: Friday, Saturday and Sunday
We’ll have a variety of live events scheduled though December 2017 – all with the backdrop of our fantastic speaker videos you can watch on demand from across the globe. But up first is the Long Earth Day Weekend Live Event this Friday, Saturday and Sunday – don’t miss watching these videos in time for their Q & As!
Watch Educators & Academics and Urban Ag Innovators at the 2017 Virtual Summit!
For Earth Week we’re highlighting these awesome colleagues and practitioners and their engrossing videos. First up, the:
Educators & Academics:
Keynote Stephen Ritz, South Bronx Educator, Green Bronx Machine Founder, Author:
Bob Cameron, PhD, Penn State University Adjunct Professor, Eco Applied Technologies Principal:
“Fresh Herbs in the Kitchen: How to Construct a Small Scale Aquaponics System for the Home”
CY Jim, PhD, University of Hong Kong Professor & Researcher:
“Green Roofs Create Oases in the City: Hong Kong”
Kelly Ksiazek-Mikenas, PhD candidate, Researcher, Author and Olyssa Starry, PhD, Portland State University Assistant Professor & Author:
“Design, Publishing, and Widespread Use of the Children’s Activity Book: Growing UP in the City: A Book About Green Roofs” – a collaborative talk
Leila Tolderlund, LEED AP, GRP, University of Colorado Denver Senior Instructor and Research Associate:
And the Urban Ag Innovators:
Zaro Bates, Empress Green Inc. Founder, Staten Island Urby Farmer-in-Residence:
“All We See is Green: Intensive Green Roofs and Urban Farming in NYC”
Richard Nelson, SolaRoof International CEO & Owner and Chris Wark, Wark Energy Consulting Principal, Ponix Founder:
“Food Production and the Built Environment: How Local Can You Go? Controlled-Environmental Agriculture (CEA) Panel”
Annie Novak, Growing Chefs Founder & Director, Eagle Street Rooftop Farm Co-founder & Farmer, Author:
“The Rooftop Growing Guide: Vegetables, Herbs and Flowers on the Rooftop Landscape”
Mary Ostafi, LEED AP, Urban Harvest STL Executive Director
See the entire Agenda to check out all of our wonderful Speakers and their talks.
Speaker Q & As this Long Earth Day Weekend, April 21, 22 & 23
Don’t miss our upcoming first live event over the Long Earth Day Weekend on Friday, Saturday and Sunday for Speaker Q & As – see the Agenda for dates and times.
FREE Global Social Media Event
If you’re still considering registering to watch the videos, you can still participate in the Speaker Q & As as this is a FREE global Social Media Event! Connect with your favorite speakers and we’ll see you online soon!
Thank you to our Partners, and please contact Aramis if you’re interested in being a Sponsor or Exhibitor at firstname.lastname@example.org:
By Linda S. Velazquez, ASLA, LEED AP, GRP
Greenroofs.com Publisher & Greenroofs & Walls of the World™ Virtual Summit Host
Register now and join us online for our 2017 Virtual Summit with live events over the Long Earth Day Weekend: April 21, 22, & 23 – and through December, 2017!