Professional Practice
Green Walls 101: Systems Overview and Design - New York
Date: 6/26/2013 - 6/26/2013
Type: Events
Location(s):
New York
Description:

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: The Horticultural Society of New York
148 West 37th Street, 13th Floor
New York City, NY 10018

This updated version of our Green Walls 101: Introduction to Systems and Design course discusses design and construction best practices for green facades and living walls, as well as the latest research findings on the environmental benefits of these technologies.

Determine major functions and components of green walls.

Describe characteristics and assess advantages of different green wall systems.

Understand market drivers encouraging green wall implementation in North America.

Understand how to design green walls for maximum benefits and LEED points.

Instructor: Melissa Daniels, CNLP, Plant Connection, Inc.
Tour: A tour of the 60' x 32' BNY Mellon green wall will be offered following the course.
Presented in partnership with The Horticultural Society of New York.

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities

Event website here.