One of the goals of ASLA-NY is to raise the profile of landscape architects and get you at the table for the discussions going on in and around the city about issues important to or related to landscape architecture.  Our chapter actively seeks speaking opportunities for our members however we need more members to participate in these speaking engagements.  To that end, we are forming a “Speakers Bureau” and asking those of you out there who have something interesting to share, or who have expertise on a particular subject matter, to please JOIN US in sharing the accomplishments and opinions of landscape architects with not just each other, but the world.

Why should you join the ASLA-NY’s Speakers Bureau?

  • It is a great way to make new social and professional contacts.
  • It is not only a great way to further your own career but it helps further the landscape architecture profession as a whole.
  • Landscape Architects need to be involved in the public discourse on issues involving …
  • If you would like to change the world, you need to start somewhere and sharing your revolutionary ideas with others is a great place to begin

What subjects can you talk about?

  •  urban resiliency
  •  green infrastructure
  •  stormwater management
  •  climate change
  •  redesigning the waterfront
  • successful projects
  • projects that failed and what you learned
  • strategies or ideas that seem promising
  • and any of a number of other topics..

How do I join?

Send a brief blurb about you, your background and credentials, and topics on which you would be comfortable speaking to Kathy Shea at [email protected].

Please also note: If you are asked to speak directly by another organization, please share this information with us so that we may publicize your event to our membership and support your efforts (and possibly co-sponsor the event and/or provide CEU credits).