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Upcoming Speaking Engagements:

Date: June 6 , 2014
Event: Millersville Native Plant Conference, Millersville, PA
Subject: One Drop at a Time: A Sustainable Landscape Case Study
Reference: Conference website
 

 

Date: March 30 , 2014 - 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Event: Land Conservancy of Will County
Subject: One Drop at a Time - new resourceful paradigms at 168 Elm Ave.
Reference: Announcement
 

 

Date: March 29 , 2014 - 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Event: CDOT's Landscape Maintenance Seminar, Chicago Center for Green Technology, Chicago IL
Subject: One Drop at a Time
Reference: Schedule
 

 

 

Date: March 25 , 2014
Event: The Mitia S. Sawhill Lecture Fund, Smith College, Northampton, MA
Subject: Fix It! Resilience, Durability, and Creativity.
Reference: Spring 2014 schedule
 

Past Speaking Engagements:

Date: February 7 , 2014
Event: Today's Horticulture Symposium, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square,  PA
Subject: One Drop at a Time
 
Date: January 25 , 2014, 10:00 am
Event: Chicago Center for Green Technology Seminars, Chicago, IL
Subject: A Chicago Deep Energy Retrofit Case Study
 
Date: September 17 , 2013
Event: Green Infrastructure Maintenance Conference, Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems Technical Committee, Urbana-Champaign, IL
Subject: One Drop at a Time: A Sustainable Landscape Case Study
 
Date: June 06 , 2013, 11:00 am
Event: EARTH PERFECT? Nature, Utopia, and the Garden, Symposium & Exhibitions, University of Delaware, College of Art and Sciences
Subject: One Drop at a Time: A Sustainable Landscape Case Study
 
Date: July 26 , 2012, 6:00 pm
Event: Chicago Center for Green Technology, Green Tech U Summer Series, 445 N. Sacramento Blvd., Chicago IL 60612
Subject: LEED for Existing Homes: Case Studies
 
Date: June 11 , 2012, 7:00pm
Event: Maywood Environmental and Beautification Commission, 125 S. 5th Ave., Council Chambers, Maywood, IL 60153
Subject: Sustainable Gardening: Inspiration and Practice
 
Date: Janurary 29 , 2012, 1:30 pm
Event: New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects Annual Meeting (Atlantic City, NJ)
Subject: One Drop at a Time: A Sustainable Landscape Case Study
 
Date: December 2 , 2011 @ 3:50 to 4:50 pm
Event: Turning a New Leaf - Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council Conference (Lancaster, PA)
Subject: One Drop a a Time - Re-routing water in our landscape and thinking
 
Date: April 19 , 2011, 5:30 to 7:00 pm
Event: AIA Chicago
Subject: One Drop at a Time: A Sustainable Landscape Case Study
 
Date: Arpil 12 , 2011 @ 6:00 to 7:30 pm
Event: Archeworks 2010-11 Lecture Series (625 N. Kingsbury St. (at Ontario), Chicago IL)
Subject: One Drop at a Time - Water Sustainability and our Landscape
 
Date: March 26 , 2011
Event: Structures for Inclusion (School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL)
Subject: Luncha Kucha - Construction Waste Management at 3141
 
Date: January 11 , 2011, 3:00 to 5:00 pm
Event: Michigan Nurserie and Landscape Association (DeVos Place Grand Rapids, Michigan)
Subject: One Drop at a Time: How to create a sustainable landscape and why
 
Date: November 18 , 2010, 8:30 to 10:00 am
Event: USGBC Greenbuild 2010 - Residential Summit (McCormick Place West, Chicago, Illinois)
Subject: Water Conservation: Strategies for Keeping Civilization Alive
 
Date: November 12 , 2010
Event: Chicago Council for the Garden Club of America (Chicago Botanic Garden )
Subject: One Drop at a Time: How to create a sustainable landscape and why
Reference: TBD
 
Date: March 30 , 2010
Event: Wisconsin Lakes Convention - Fringe Benefits (KI Convention Center, Green Bay, Wisconsin)
Subject: One Drop at a Time: Water, Sustainability, and your Garden
 
Date: March 24 , 2010 @ 6:00 to 9:00 pm
Event: Outside the Green Home: Landscaping Considerations (USGBC Chicago Chapter [NNWS], Prairie Crossing - Bryon Colby Barn)
Subject: Sustainable Practices and Water Conservation for the Home Garden
 
Date: March 21 , 2010 @ 1:30 to 3:00 pm
Event: Roselle Public Library District, Environmental speaking series (Roselle Public Library, IL)
Subject: One Drop at a Time: Water, Sustainability and Your Garden
 
Date: March 18 , 2010 @ 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Event: Wild Ones - Rock River Valley Chapter (Klehm Arboretum, 2715 S. Main St, in Rockford, IL)
Subject: One Drop at a Time: Water, Sustainability, and your Garden
 
Date: March 04 , 2010 @ 8:30 am
Event: Illinois Lake Management Association - 25th Annual Conference (Holiday Inn Select, Naperville, Illinois)
Subject: 168 Elm Ave. - One Drop at a Time
Reference:
 
Date: February 16 , 2010 @ 6:00 to 7:00 pm
Event: Archeworks 2009-10 Lecture Series (625 N. Kingsbury St. (at Ontario), Chicago IL)
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
Reference:
 
Date: February 13 , 2010 @ 9:30 to 10:30 am
Event: Citizens for Conservation (Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway, Barrington, IL
Subject: One Drop at a Time: Water, Sustainability, and your Garden
Reference:
 
Date: November 4 , 2009 @ 11:30 am
Event: Liberty Prairie Conservancy (Peacock Restaurant, Vernon Hills, IL) - Reservations required (847-548-5989 x33)!
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
 
Date: October 26 , 2009 @ 12:00 noon
Event: Jon W. Lundin Lecture Series on Preservation and Environmental Sustainability (Katie's Cup, Rockford, IL)
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
 
Date: October 19 , 2009 @ 4:30 pm
Event: 2009-2010 Lecture Series, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
 
Date: September 20 , 2009 @ 9:00 am
Event: Garden Club of America Horticulture Conference: 2009 Shirley Meneice (Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL)
Subject: Sustainable Practices and Water Conservation for the Home Garden
 
Date: July 13 , 2009 @ 7:00 pm
Event: Carol Stream Public Library (Carol Stream, IL)
Subject: One Drop at a Time: Water, Sustainability, and your Garden
 
Date: April 26 , 2009 @ 12:00 pm
Event: Queens Botanical Garden (NYC) - Gardening Day
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
 
Date: March 14, 2009
Event: Western Pennsylvania Gardening and Landscaping Symposium (Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA)
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
 
Date: March 11, 2009, 12:00 pm till 1:00 pm
Event: AIA Chicago
Subject: Beyond Burnham: Protecting Natural Resources
 
Date: February 26, 2009
Event: MELA (Midwest Ecological Landscaping Association) 2009 Annual Conference, hosted by the Chicago Botanic Garden
Subject: Panel Discussion: Nature at work - Creating professional standards for a sustainable green industry
 
Date: January 27, 2009 @ 1:30 pm
Event: New Jersey American Society of Landscape Architects annual Meeting and Exposition (Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, NJ)
Subject: One Drop at a Time, Effective Stormwater Management at the Residential Scale
 
Date: January 12, 2009
Event: Wicker Park Garden Club Lecture (Wicker Park Field House, 1425 N. Damen Ave, Chicago IL)
Subject: One Drop at a Time, Sustainable practices and water conservation for the home garden
 
Date: November 08, 2008, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Event: Special Lecture Series - Berkshire Botanical Garden, Stockbridge MA (Lecture in the Exhibit Hall)
Subject: Water and Sustainable Gardening
 
Date: October 27, 2008
Event: Barrington Area Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway, Barrington, IL 60010
Subject: Sustainable Design Practices for Home & Library
 
Date: September 13, 2008 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Event: 2008 Illinois Master Gardener Conference - Pathway to a Greener Illinois (Westin, Lombard IL)
Subject: Water Conservation and Runoff Management for the Home Landscape
 
Date: April 24, 2008, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Event: Nature in Your Neighborhood (Administration Building at North Park Village, 5801 N Pulaski Rd, Chicago)
Subject: One Drop at a Time, How to go greener in you yard
 
Date: April 10, 2008, 8:00 pm
Event: The Seldoms: Monument - Discussion Series (Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60605)
Subject: 168 Elm Ave. - New Paradigms for Water in the Yard
 
Date: February 21, 2008, from 1:15 to 2:15 pm
Event: Land Ethics Symposium - Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve (Sheraton Bucks County Hotel in Langhorne, PA)
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
 
Date: February 12, 2008, from 3:30 to 5:00 pm, Room 106
Event: Pennsylvania Landscape & Nursery Conference (The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College, Pa.)
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Home Garden
 
Date: January 09, 2008
Event: Fifth DuPage Environmental Summit (Benedictine University, Krasa Center, 5700 College Road, Lisle, Illinois)
Subject: Water Conservation in Homes and Businesses
 
Date: November 7, 2007 - 2:00 to 3:30 pm
Event: United States Green Building Council - Green Build, Chicago
Subject: Green Roofs
 
Date: September 25, 2007 - 7:00 pm
Event: Smith College - Kahn Institute: Sustainabe House/Home/Community
Subject: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
 
Date: June 8 , 2007
Event: Millersville University, 2007 Native Plants in the Landscape Conference
Title: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Home Garden
 
Date: April 9, 2007
Event: Smith College - Landscape Studies
Title: One Drop at a Time, New Resourceful Paradigms for the Small Scale
 
Date: November 18, 2006
Event: USGBC Greenbuild, Denver, Colorado
Title: Comprehensive introduction to green roof technology
 
Date: May 19, 2006
Event: Planning and Design for Healthy Communities Symposium, Indiana University - Purdue University Forth Wayne
Title: Site Development and Design
 
Date: March 26, 2006
Event: 20th Annual Lahr Symposium, U.S. National Arboretum
Title: The american cottage garden - new paradigms for the small scale
 
Date: October 25, 2005
Event: Sustainable Stormwater Management, South-East Michigan Council of Governments, Troy, Michigan
Title: Can this be done on clay soils? Overcoming obstacles in implementing stormwater BMP's
 
Date: March 16, 2005
Event: 49th Annual Shade Tree Short Course, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
Title: Green roof system technology and design
 
Date: February 4, 2005
Event: ANLA 2005 Management Clinic, Louisville, Kentucky
Title: Green roof system technology and design

 

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