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Green Roof Success – From Design Through Maintenance Virtual Symposium

April 29 @ 1:00 pm - April 30 @ 8:30 pm EDT

Join GRiT (Green Roof information Think Tank) and GRHC (Green Roofs for Healthy Cities), for this one-day event featuring best practices for long-term, thriving green roofs. Keynote presenter, Dr. Vivek Shandas, will discuss how disparities in environmental quality affect diverse communities and how green roofs can address these. Green roof professionals, architects, and landscape architects will discuss approaches to successful green roof design and maintenance, including examples of their work of low-income housing. There will be time for networking, and a self-guided tour will provide opportunities to meet green roof design and maintenance professionals. CEU credits are available.

Friday April 29th from 10 am to 4:30 pm: virtual symposium and happy hour networking. We’ll be giving away fun prizes such as sedum tiles from Etera, $25 gift card from Shine Distillery and Grill, “Sustainable Stormwater Management,” by Tom Liptan, GRiT tee shirts, handknit shawl, and more!

Saturday April 30th 11 am to 5 pm: self-guided tour and informal gathering at Shine Distillery

For more information and to register, please visit www.greenroofthinktank.org
You can also email Amy Chomowicz at [email protected]

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Start:
April 29 @ 1:00 pm EDT
End:
April 30 @ 8:30 pm EDT
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Website:
https://greenroofs.org/virtualevents/portland-symposium

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