Park Pride’s 13th Annual Parks & Greenspace Conference call for presenters

“All over the country, communities and municipalities are implementing ground-breaking projects that leverage rainwater runoff and green infrastructure techniques to build innovative parks and greenspaces. The “what”, “how”, “why” and “where” of green infrastructure is the focus of Park Pride’s 13th Annual Parks & Greenspace Conference on March 31st, 2014, titled Pipes to Parks: Creating Greenspaces with Rainwater. Submissions are being accepted for keynote speakers, breakout session presentations, and green infrastructure tours within Atlanta and the southeast, though tours beyond the southeast may be considered. For all information regarding proposal requirements and deadlines, download the Call for Presentations or visit the Park Pride web site. General registration for the conference will open in November, 2013.”

The deadline for submission is 5:00 PM on:

Tours and Keynote Speaker Proposals: Thursday, September 12, 2013

Breakout Sessions Speaker Proposals: Thursday, November 1, 2013

All submissions must be sent electronically as an Adobe PDF or MS Word document to Please indicate ‘Call for Presentations’ in the subject line of the email. Submitters will receive notification by approximately Wednesday, November 27, 2013.

All accepted presenters receive complimentary attendance at the 13th Annual Parks & Greenspace Conference. Submission of a session or tour proposal represents an agreement to attend and present the proposed session or tour or to find a substitute presenter.

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