Professional Development Programs and Symposia
APGA Professional Section Symposia:
November 5-7, 2014 I Washington, DC
Building Life-long Investment in Your Garden
Volunteer Engagement Symposium
Association of Fundraising ProfessionalsWebinar/Audio Conference Series
Free for all APGA members! Contact us at (610) 708-3010 or firstname.lastname@example.org for the discount code.
View the list of webinars available through December 2014 here. - Approved for CFRE Continuing Education Credits!
Can't make it? APGA members can access past AFP webinars for FREE at anytime. Simply click here to select the webinar you wish to view and enter the discount code during checkout.
Application materials are due July 1 and November 1, 2014
The Chanticleer Scholarship in Professional Development offers public garden professionals financial support for academic training to improve their leadership skills. Advance your organization and your own career this year. The scholarship has two core components:1. Support of an academic experience.
2. Support of travel to meet with leaders to build on the academic experience.
Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI)
International Congress on Education in Botanic Gardens
2014 Phipps Native Plant and Sustainability Conference
Saturday, November 1st
Featuring Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy
Register online through Phipps’ website, early bird registration ends October 11th
Colonial Revival at the Crossroads: Colonial Revival Landscapes
Their significance, challenges and preservation
October 31 – November 1, 2014
Stratford Hall, Stratford, Virginia
This cultural landscape symposium will emphasize issues of Colonial Revival landscape evaluation, interpretation and management. It will feature Stratford Hall’s three-year study, in partnership with the University of Georgia-College of Environment and Design, of its Great House landscape and gardens, along with other regional Colonial Revival sites. Call 804-493-1972 for details and costs. Register now–early bird prices are in effect until June 13, 2014.
For further details and to register, visit Stratford Hall's event calendar: http://www.stratfordhall.org/event/colonial-revival-at-the-crossroads/
The New York Botanical Garden: Humanities Institute
The Changing Nature of Nature in Cities
American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Annual Meeting and Expo
November 21-24, 2014
The largest gathering of landscape architecture professionals and students in the world!
For all the event details, visit the meeting website here: http://www.aslameeting2014.com/