Friday September 15th, 2023 - Agenda
Please see below for the current schedule for the 2023 WASLA Conference.
Schedule is subject to change.
Exhibitor Area Open: 7:00am
Breakfast Grab-n-Go Open (Located in GIX Commons): 7:30am - 9:30am
Breakfast Featured Presenter: 8:15am - 9:15am

Ernie Wong
Who Are We and What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?
Room 231

Visit Exhibitors (Located in GIX Commons) 9:15am - 10:00am
Session #1: 10:00am - 11:00am
Title "What Revolution Do You Want to Lead?" And Other Essential Startup Questions
Growing Tree Canopy in Seattle Rainwater Harvesting Using Permeable Pavers  
Presenter Ashley Ludwig & Brice Maryman
Katey Bean & Joe Markovich Paul C. Cureton, PE  
Room 146 230  127  
Session #2: 11:10am - 12:10pm

BelRed: Connected, Coordinated & Complimentary

Fabrication Lab Session
(There is an additional $15 fee for this workshop. Space is limited.)

Restorative Landscapes and Their Application to the University of Kentucky Campus Getting Practical with WA State Net Zero Landscape Architecture
Presenter Graham Golbuff, Matt Gurrad, Brian Magee, Steve Costa
Shaunta Butler & Michael Brown

Felix Lowery

Stefanie Loomis, Steve Austin & Evan Blondell
Room Walking Tour
Meet in the 1st Floor Lobby

Workshop Space
(2nd Floor)

127 230
Lunch Break (Grab-n-Go lunches located in GIX Commons) 12:00pm - 2:45pm
Please plan on attending one of the following Lunchtime Featured Presentations.
Featured Lunchtime Presentation 12:25pm - 1:25pm

BJ Cummings
The River That Made Seattle
Room 231

Featured Lunchtime Presentation 1:35pm - 2:35pm

Kate Brooks
Centering Community Voices in Equitable Design Solutions:
Restorative Justice on Portland’s I-5

Room 231

Visit Exhibitors: 12:00pm - 2:45pm
Session #3: 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Title Designing Life in the Spring District The Spring District Transformation: From Industrial Warehouses to Community Hub Fabrication Lab Session
(There is an additional $15 fee for this workshop. Space is limited.)
The After Party: The Legacy and Opportunity of Transitioning Mega-Event Sites to Parks 
Presenter Tim Slazinik & David Marshall David Malda & Chihiro Shinohara  Shaunta Butler & Michael Brown Guy Michaelsen & Maren McBride 
Room Walking Tour
Meet in the 1st Floor Lobby
Walking Tour
Meet in Room 127
Workshop Space
(2nd Floor)
Session #4: 4:00pm - 5:00pm


Green Schoolyards - Making an Impact A Plantsman's Journey
Community Engagement for Our Dangerously Divided Times How Choosing the Right Water Management System Will Make Your Spray Park a Success 
Presenter Jane Tesner Kleiner, RLA Charles Anderson Eric Higbee Michelle Lynn 
Room 146 230 127 250
Closing Reception: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Session Descriptions Here!