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ELA Conference & Eco-Marketplace 2018

March 7 @ 8:00 am EST - March 8 @ 5:00 pm EST

$20 - $330

 

ELA Conference – Sustaining the Living Landscape

Looking for New Ideas? Solutions? Inspiration?
From the practical to the applicable, join us in March for the 24th Annual ELA Conference & Eco-Marketplace at the UMass Campus Center, Amherst, MA. Immerse yourself in a two-day exploration of ecological concepts as our speakers share their experiences and expertise. Delve into this year’s wide-ranging topics as we look at the principles and practices we need to design, build, and restore the living landscape.

March 7 includes:
• Two full-day workshops:
Designing for Carbon Sequestration and

Maximizing Landscape Productivity and Potential

Keynote address: Landscape Design as Ecological Art
Professor Darrel Morrison, FASLA, ecologically-based landscape architect

March 8 features:
• Creating wildlife habitat in urban areas
• Exploring how weeds add to urban ecology – do weeds have value??
• Mimicking nature’s patterns and processes in the designed landscape
• Restoring ecosystems with a permaculture approach
• Designing with our intuitive side
• And much, much more!

Click here to view conference brochure!  

Increase your knowledge, build professional networks, and visit the Eco-Marketplace to learn what ecological products and services are available to help you grow your business

Discount on Conference Hotel
Hotel rooms at Hotel UMass are available to participants for $115 per night. Reservations will be taken no later than February 25, 2018. Register online or call (877) 822-2110 and specify the ELA group promotional code: ELC18C. The discount is NOT available at check-in. 

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Details

Start:
March 7 @ 8:00 am EST
End:
March 8 @ 5:00 pm EST
Cost:
$20 - $330
Event Category:

Organizer

Penny Lewis
Phone:
617-436-5838
Email:
ela.info@comcast.net
Website:
http://www.ecolandscaping.org/

Venue

UMass Amherst – Murray D. Lincoln Campus Center
1 Campus Center Way, , MA
Amherst, MA 01003 United States
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Phone:
617-436-5838
Website:
www.ecolandscaping.org

Tickets

499 available
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$330.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Memb-Full-Conf-3-7 and 3-8 With Keynote Dinner$280.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Memb-Sessions-3-7-18$145.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Student-Sessions-3-7-18$85.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Student-Sessions-3-8-18$85.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Student-Keynote-Dinner 3/7$60.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Student-Sessions-Both-Days$170.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Memb-Sessions-Both-Days$230.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Non-Memb-Sessions-Both-Days$270.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Non-Memb-Sessions-3-8-18$170.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Non-Memb-Sessions-3-7-18$170.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Non-Memb-Sessions-Plus-Keynote-3-7-18$230.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Memb-Sessions-Plus-Keynote-3-7-18$195.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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499 available
Conf18-Memb-Sessions-3-8-18$145.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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500 available
Conf18-Non-Memb-Keynote-Dinner-3-7-18$100.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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500 available
Conf18-Memb-Keynote-Dinner-3-7-18$85.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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500 available
Conf18-Non-Memb-Sessions-3-8-Plus-Keynote-3-7-18$230.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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Conf18-Memb-Sessions-3-8-Plus-Keynote-3-7-18$170.00ELA Conference and Eco-Marketplace at UMass Amherst Campus Center.

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100 available
Breakfast with Eco-Experts 3/7$20.00Nourish your body and challenge your mind – before the first session begins.

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Breakfast with Eco-Experts 3/8$20.00Nourish your body and challenge your mind – before the first session begins.

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