Conference

Keynote Speakers

Ursula Heise

University of California at Los Angeles

Erle Ellis

University of Maryland at Baltimore County

Speakers

Richard Weller

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

James Corner

James Corner Field Operations

Brian Mark Evans

Glasgow School of Art

Anne Whiston Spirn

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Billy Fleming

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Rob Holmes

Auburn University

Kathleen L. John-Alder

Rutgers University

Nina-Marie Lister

Ryerson University

Karen M’Closkey

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Laurie Olin

OLIN

David W. Orr

Oberlin College

Catherine Seavitt

City College of New York

Allan W. Shearer

University of Texas at Austin

Frederick Steiner

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Alan Berger

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ignacio F. Bunster-Ossa

AECOM

Dana Tomlin

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Thomas Campanella

Cornell Unversity

Jillian Walliss

University of Melbourne

Laurel McSherry

Virginia Tech

Zuzanna Drozdz

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Qi Wang

James Corner Field Operations

Krista Reimer

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Farre Nixon

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Anna Darling

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

James Billingsley

University of Pennsylvania Weitzman School of Design

Cyrus Khan

OLIN

Ellen Neises

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Sean Burkholder

University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design

Chris Marcinkoski

University of Pennsylvania Weitzman School of Design

Exhibitions
Image credit: Alex MacLean

Design With Nature Now

Dynamic and visionary approaches to landscape and design in the face of climate change and global urbanization.

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Image credit: Laurel McSherry

A Book of Days

The art of landscape architect Laurel McSherry.

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Image Credit: Architectural Archives of the University of Pennsylvania.

The House We Live In

The Life and Times of Ian McHarg. Curated by William Whitaker.

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Book

An anthology of built and speculative works exemplifying what it means to design with nature now, this book is sponsored by the Lincoln Institute for Land Policy and features work from many of the world’s leading design thinkers and practitioners.

Book

Registration

Level Rate
Professionals $350*
Students $100

June 21–22, 2019
The University of Pennsylvania
School of Design

* Attendees can earn up to 12 hours of continuing education credit.

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Our Sponsors

Oak Level

  • Jestena Boughton
  • Carl and Roberta Dranoff

Hickory Level

  • Biohabitats
  • esri
  • Hollander Design
  • James Corner Field Operations
  • OLIN
  • W Architecture & Landscape Architecture
  • WRT
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Maple Level

  • Civitas
  • Design Workshop
  • DLANDstudio
  • Hargreaves Associates
  • MNLA
  • ​Rhodeside & Harwell
  • Dr. Jon Berger, Nimblesystems, Philadelphia
  • Mithun

Dogwood Level

  • Jonathan Rose Companies
  • Bonnie and Gary Sellers
  • Temple University’s Program in Planning and Community Development

Acknowledgements

We could like to thank the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage for their generous support of the Design With Nature Now, Book of Days, and Life and Times of Ian McHarg exhibits. We would also like to thank the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy for their generous support of the book, Design With Nature Now.

 

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