Lunch with Leaders – Industry Icons The Making of Barangaroo with David Walker

Named for an influential Aboriginal woman of colonial Sydney, Barangaroo is a globally-significant, 22-hectare waterfront renewal project that redefines Sydney Harbour and its Central Business District. Barangaroo is made up of three precincts: Barangaroo South, a mix of office and residential; Barangaroo Central, a mixed-use/recreational space with large [...]

2022-01-11T15:12:51-08:00December 5th, 2021|

Lunch with Leaders – Industry Icons Design Matters, Nature Matters, Humanity Matters: Seventh Generational Thinking with April Philips

Dreaming. Thinking. Taking Action. Creating. Testing. Leading. Teaching. April Philips will focus on lessons she has gleaned from her multi-dimensional career and why embedding seventh generational thinking into landscape architecture design is the path forward in shaping a more equitable, healthier, and nourished world for people and planet. [...]

2022-01-11T15:17:19-08:00November 15th, 2021|

Lunch with Leaders – Industry Icons Creating a National Park for All at the Golden Gate with Michael Boland

Since 1994, the Presidio Trust has worked with its partners the National Park Service and Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, community partners, and thousands of community volunteers to transform the historic Presidio of San Francisco into our country's first financially self-sufficient urban national park site. To achieve [...]

2022-01-11T15:18:20-08:00October 13th, 2021|

Lunch with Leaders – Industry IconsAdvocacy By Design: Urgency To Act Nowwith Mia Lehrer

In her lecture, “Advocacy By Design: Urgency to Act Now,” Mia Lehrer, FASLA will discuss how, in recent decades, accelerating numbers of people are sounding the alarm about global climate shifts, human and wildlife migration, and worldwide socioeconomic inequity. The root causes are many–including colonialization, systemic racism, [...]

2022-01-11T15:19:01-08:00September 16th, 2021|

Lunch with Leaders – Insights from a 40-year Career in Landscape Architecture with Andrea Cochran

Landscape Architecture Foundation Board members Jim Stickley, ASLA (Principal, WRT) and Brian Jencek, ASLA (Senior VP, HOK) will present the LAF's New Landscape Declaration and conduct a discussion with leading thinkers in the academic and practice fields of landscape architecture. Join our panelists in examining issues of [...]

2022-01-11T15:19:42-08:00August 11th, 2021|

Lunch with Leaders – Industry Icons Embracing Change by Expanding the role of the Landscape Architect and Leveraging the Power of Cultural Landscapes with Charles A. Birnbaum

This conversation will begin with a 20-minute presentation, putting forth the idea that change with continuity is essential. Opening remarks will examine the planning, design and stewardship opportunities (and constraints) frequently encountered when dealing with cultural landscapes. These remarks will address personal and foundational principles, while [...]

2021-07-15T17:17:22-07:00July 15th, 2021|
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