CitiesAlive Conference Calling for Papers


Green Roofs for Healthy Cities’ CitiesAlive: 16th Annual Green Infrastructure Conference has issued a call for papers.

This year’s conference, which will take place Sept. 24-28 in Brooklyn, New York, will profile infrastructure technology, strategies and challenges with the theme “Designing the Future of Resiliency.”

The GRHC is looking for presentations in the following categories:

  • Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation;
  • Urban Agriculture and Food Production;
  • Human Health and Biophilic Benefits;
  • Economic Benefits—Green Infrastructure Account and Asset Management;
  • Best Practices for Bioswales Design and Management;
  • Stormwater Management (Policies, Quantification, Design);
  • Energy Benefits/Urban Heat Island;
  • Urban Forestry Best Practices;
  • Green Wall Design and Best Practices;
  • Green Infrastructure Monitoring and Management Using the Internet of Things;
  • Green Infrastructure and Social Equity and Social Justice;
  • Monetizing the Benefits of Green Infrastructure;
  • Black Arts and the Best Practices for Waterproofing in the New York Area;
  • Green Infrastructure and Extreme Weather in a Changing Climate;
  • Green Roof Myth Busting;
  • Green Infrastructure and Policy Change; and
  • Biodiversity and Wildlife on Green Roofs.

Proposals must be submitted by March 11.


Tagged categories: Calls for papers; Conferences; Good Technical Practice; Green building; Green Roofs for Healthy Cities; North America

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