2023 New York Grey to Green Conference
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Discover the future of urban sustainability at the 2023 New York Region City Grey to Green Conference on October 23-24. This groundbreaking event, hosted by Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC), is your gateway to the latest advancements in green infrastructure and sustainable urban development in the New York metro area.
Providing an opportunity for industry experts to delve into the latest advancements in green infrastructure and sustainable urban development, this groundbreaking event promises to be a pivotal event in the ongoing mission to shape a greener, healthier, and more resilient future for the city.
This conference couldn’t come at a more crucial time. The urgency of building resilient cities cannot be overstated. As a leader in green infrastructure, GRHC has been partnering with New York City for years, driving the adoption of green roof mandates and incentives. But it’s clear that more needs to be done to reach the ambitious goal of 12% green roof coverage by 2050, as outlined in the comprehensive GHG reduction plan, Project Drawdown.
But the conference isn’t just about learning – it’s about networking and collaboration. Engage with experts, designers, policymakers, and community leaders during captivating full-day plenary sessions. Explore innovative solutions at the trade show and connect with industry pioneers.
The conference will start on October 23, and will be set against the backdrop of the scenic Brooklyn Grange – Sunset Park urban rooftop farm. The conference will feature several speakers from New York City during plenary style sessions, providing local industry leaders a platform to share insights, strategies, and success stories. Whether you’re an industry expert or new to the concept of green infrastructure, the 2023 New York Grey to Green Conference promises to enrich your understanding and expand your horizons.
Registration is $495 and includes one full day of training, a visit to a local green roof, 2.5 hours of online instruction, a digital resource manual, one attempt at the one hour online exam, and a one year individual membership in GRHC. This limited-registration session equips professionals with the skills and knowledge needed to play a pivotal role in building and maintaining a variety of different green roofs.
Green Roof Installation & Maintenance Professional Training
You can also join us for an all new interactive experience: the “Green Roof Installation & Maintenance Professional Training” (GRIMP). This brand new certification course is a rare opportunity to get hands-on training alongside expert presentations on the implementation and maintenance of green roof systems. This limited-registration session equips professionals with the skills and knowledge needed to install and maintain green roofs, a key aspect of resilient communities.
Are you ready to be part of the solution? Don’t miss your chance to shape the future of urban sustainability. Secure your spot now, engage in transformative discussions, and play an active role in advancing green infrastructure at the 2023 New York City Grey to Green Conference.
Register Now for the 2023 New York Grey to Green Conference
Together, we can build a greener, healthier, and more resilient future for all.
~ Green Roofs for Healthy Cities
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC) is a non-profit 501(c)(6) professional industry association working to grow the green roof and wall industry throughout North America since 1999. Our mission is to develop and protect the market by increasing the awareness of the economic, social, and environmental benefits of green roofs, green walls, and other forms of living architecture through education, advocacy, professional development, and celebrations of excellence.
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