Conference

Keynote Speakers

Ursula Heise

University of California at Los Angeles

Erle Ellis

University of Maryland at Baltimore County

Speakers

Richard Weller

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

James Corner

James Corner Field Operations

Brian Mark Evans

Glasgow School of Art

Anne Whiston Spirn

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Billy Fleming

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Rob Holmes

Auburn University

Kathleen L. John-Alder

Rutgers University

Karen M’Closkey

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Laurie Olin

OLIN

David W. Orr

Oberlin College

Catherine Seavitt Nordenson

City College of New York

Allan W. Shearer

University of Texas at Austin

Frederick Steiner

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Ignacio F. Bunster-Ossa

AECOM

Dana Tomlin

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Thomas Campanella

Cornell University

Jillian Walliss

University of Melbourne

Laurel McSherry

Virginia Tech

Zuzanna Drozdz

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Qi Wang

James Corner Field Operations

Krista Reimer

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Farre Nixon

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Anna Darling

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

James Billingsley

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Chris Marcinkoski

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Jonah Susskind

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Nina-Marie Lister

Ryerson University

Cyrus Khan

OLIN

Ellen Neises

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Sean Burkholder

Stuart Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Exhibitions
Image credit: Alex MacLean

Design With Nature Now

A survey of 25 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

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.

Ian McHarg: The House We Live In

Selections from the Architectural Archives at Penn tell the story of McHarg’s life and work. Curated by William Whitaker.

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Registration

Level Rate
Professionals $350*
Students $100

June 21–22, 2019
University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman 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
  • The Sachs Program for Arts Innovation
  • W Architecture & Landscape Architecture
  • WRT
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Maple Level

  • Civitas
  • Design Workshop
  • 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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