LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE RISING
Keynote speakers: Urban design experts Charles Montgomery, Diana Balmori, Andres Duany, Laurie Olin and Charles Waldheim.
Date and place: Oct. 30 through Nov. 2, San Diego Convention Center.
Lead sponsor: American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA).
Expected attendance: 6,000 to 6,500.
Event description: Annual convention of Washington, D.C.-based ASLA, which has more than 15,000 members worldwide.
Increasingly, landscape architecture is becoming a big bottom-line consideration, instead of an aesthetic afterthought, in the planning of construction and renovation projects...