2014 Congress

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CLIMATES | ADAPTATIONS | LANDSCAPES
leaders in climate conscious design & planning

The 2014 CSLA Congress was held in Ottawa at the Château Laurier Hotel from May 29th to 31st, 2014. Over 275 people participated in the Congress this year!

CLICK HERE to learn about the program, see the list of speakers, their abstracts and biographies, and read presentations

News and Information

Congress 2014 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - OTTAWA, May 12th, 2014 - Landscape Architects Lead Discussion on Climate Conscious Design and Planning at CSLA Congress in Ottawa, May 29-31, 2014

AUTHOR DAVID PHILLIPS, “CANADA’S WEATHERMAN”, TO GIVE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT CSLA CONGRESS IN MAY 2014

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special announcement for past csla presidents

The CSLA invites all past presidents to receive the CSLA President's Pin at a reception to be held in the Laurier Room of the Château Laurier Hotel on Thursday, May 29th at 5 pm. CLICK HERE to learn more.

Leading climate scientist dr. andrew weaver to give keynote address at congress

CLICK HERE to learn more about Dr. Weaver

About the Congress Theme

The theme of the 2014 Congress, CLIMATES | ADAPTATIONS | LANDSCAPES, focusses on the role of adaptive planning and design in advancing resilience and preparedness in landscapes in communities faced with the challenge of changing climate. Key messages for this Congress will be:

  • the role of interdisciplinary science in improving understanding and communicating knowledge of climate change vulnerabilities, risks and opportunities;
  • innovative thinking in anticipatory planning; and
  • insightful adaptive design and implementation.

Thanks to our sponsors!

Thank you to our partner level sponsors ($5000)!

Thank you to our principal level sponsors ($3000)!

 

thank you to our Associate Level Sponsors ($1000)

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2014 Congress Planning Committee

The members of the 2014 Congress Planning Committee are:

Steve Sunderland, Co-Chair
Gerry Lajunesse, Co-Chair
Colleen Mercer-Clarke, Chair of Program Sub-Committee
Natalie Walliser
Kathy Dunster
Dominique Bourdeau
Susan Fisher
Jill Robertson
Linda Dicaire
Scott Mason (Sponsorship Coordinator)

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