Grey to Green: Quantifying Green Infrastructure Performance
May 8-10, 2017, Chestnut Residence and Conference Centre
This conference is the leading forum for designers, policy makers, manufacturers, growers, landscapers, and other green infrastructure professionals to discuss the benefits of the important green infrastructure industry, and how to grow it even further.
This interdisciplinary conference explores the latest science on green infrastructure performance, economic valuation and public policy developments, new technological developments, and best practices in design, installation and maintenance. The conference also includes a trade show, cutting edge workshops which include tours of outstanding projects, and special networking events.
What’s New for Grey To Green 2017:
Broader Theme: This year's conference features an opening evening plenary, followed by a full-day of engaging speakers highlighting the overall theme, Quantifying Green Infrastructure Performance, and ending on a day of training and tours of local Toronto green infrastructure.
Green Infrastructure Charrette: A one-day Green Infrastructure Design Charrette with multi-disciplinary volunteers are tasked to redesign specific neighbourhoods in need, with fifteen generic types of green infrastructure as their tools.
A greener conference: We are committed to making this conference a sustainable event by reducing waste while leaving a memorable experience for our conference attendees.