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Information & Events

Below is a list of general event postings and important BCSLA dates which may be of interest to BC Members and Associates. 

BCSLA provides information on events, activities and other items of interest for information purposes only. Unless otherwise specified, BCSLA does not necessarily endorse, sponsor, support or recommend any particular event, activity or item that may be included here. BCSLA accepts no responsibility for the content or accuracy of information provided by third parties regarding events, activities or any items that may be included here.

Dec 10 2015 - 3:45pm to Dec 31 2016 - 3:45pm

BCSLA Application Deadline
BC Society of Landscape Architects
All applications are reviewed by the Credentials Committee who makes their recommendation to the Board of Directors who will have the final approval.   The application deadlines are January 31 and ...> read more
Apr 23 2016 - 10:00am to Sep 10 2016 - 12:00pm

VHF Walking Tours with Maurice Guibord
Vancouver Heritage Foundation
Grandview: Places Of Worship Saturday April 23 & Friday August 19 This vibrant neighbourhood has always been dotted with places of worship. Some remain, have changed hands, or are in transition. ...> read more
May 5 2016 - 7:00pm
Talk and Tour - Public Realm Design Essentials: Program, Process, Price
Museum of Vancouver
In an effort to help city leaders deliver on the promise of well-designed, well-funded, and beloved public parks and plazas, this presentation will address what the true necessities are to building ...> read more
May 9 2016 (All day) to Aug 14 2016 (All day)

ONLINE - SketchUp Pro course
Gaia College
In this unique course geared towards landscape applications we introduce a whole new integrated 3-dimensional design and modeling process. Whether your preferred medium is pen and paper or a ...> read more
May 9 2016 (All day) to Aug 14 2016 (All day)

ONLINE - Rainwater Harvesting & Management course
Gaia College
As an ancient, yet ever new practice, the harvesting and use of rainwater is fast becoming a major issue, not only in third-world countries, but also in more developed regions, and in particular, ...> read more
May 9 2016 (All day) to Aug 14 2016 (All day)

ONLINE - Organic Horticulture Specialist course
Gaia College
Going way beyond the idea of pesticide and fertilizer product substitution, you will understand the concepts of landscape health management as opposed to pest management, building a holistic decision ...> read more
May 9 2016 (All day) to Aug 14 2016 (All day)

Living Green Infrastructure Online Course
Gaia College
This course is designed to provide the knowledge and tools to assist professionals and practitioners in attaining a proficient level of competence in living green infrastructure, and for implementing ...> read more
May 9 2016 - 4:15pm to Aug 14 2016 - 4:15pm

ONLINE - Plant Knowledge 1 - Natives course
Gaia College
This course provides an overview of plant and ecosystem relationships, through a brief review of ecosystem ecology, botany and plant physiology as it relates to choosing and planting a variety of ...> read more
May 14 2016 -
10:30am to 2:30pm

Urban Trees' Role in Site Hydrology: Research Highlights, Design Applications, and TRU Campus Tour
BCSLA Interior Chapter/DeepRoot Canada/Thompson Rivers University
This session will feature two presentations, an open discussion, and a TRU campus tour to increase awareness of the opportunities and challenges related to urban trees and rainwater! 1) Context and ...> read more
May 16 2016 (All day) to May 18 2016 (All day)

2016 AIBC Annual Conference
Architectural Institute of British Columbia
The 2016 AIBC Annual Conference brings together architects, intern architects, architectural technologists, builders, engineers, interior designers, faculty, students and other members of the design ...> read more
May 30 2016 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm

BCSLA Board, CSLA Fellows (BC) and Volunteer Appreciation Social
BC Society of Landscape Architects
 In keeping with tradition the new BCSLA Board of Directors will meet with the CSLA Fellows (BC) and key volunteers in appreciation of everyone's efforts on behalf of the Society and the Members and ...> read more
May 31 2016 (All day) to Jun 1 2016 (All day)

ARCSA Accredited Professional (AP) RWH workshop
CANARM/ARCSA
A two-day workshop on rainwater harvesting and management best practices, leading to the ARCSA Accredited Professional exam if desired. Information available through the attached flyer, or online at ...> read more
May 31 2016 (All day) to Jun 1 2016 (All day)

ARCSA Accredited Professional (AP) RWH workshop
CANARM/ARCSA
A two-day workshop on best practices in rainwater harvesting and management, in Calgary at SAIT. Information on the attached flyer. CANARM is now collaborating with ARCSA on educational and training ...> read more
Jun 5 2016 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

Heritage House Tour
Vancouver Heritage Foundation
This year's tour offers the chance to take a look at an incredible collection of historic and heritage homes across the city. Ticket holders will get to tour inside heritage and character homes of ...> read more
Jun 20 2016 (All day)
BCSLA Board of Examiners
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The Summer 2016 administration of the BCSLA Board of Examiners will be held in Vancouver at a venue to be determined on Monday, June 20, 2016.   The role of the BCSLA Board of Examiners is a general ...> read more
Jul 7 2016 - 2:30pm to Jul 8 2016 - 6:00pm

Symposium “Reading Patina, Learning from the deterioration of built landscapes through time”
Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
The symposium aims to present an overview of previous and related research on the processes and mechanisms influencing built landscapes through time and how monitoring these processes can inform ...> read more
Sep 21 2016 - 9:00am to Sep 22 2016 - 5:30pm

Urban Design – Theory and Practice (course)
Simon Fraser University
Our buildings and spaces need to fit our urban, social, and economic environments. This intensive urban design course draws from many disciplines—architecture, ecology, economics, engineering, real ...> read more
Oct 3 2016 (All day)
BCSLA Board of Examiners
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The Fall 2016 administration of the BCSLA Board of Examiners will be held in Vancouver at a venue to be determined on Monday, October 3, 2016.   The role of the BCSLA Board of Examiners is a general ...> read more
Oct 14 2016 - 2:00pm to Oct 15 2016 - 6:30pm

BCSLA Regional Chapter Meeting and Social
BC Society of Landscape Architects
  Mark your calendars! The BCSLA Board of Directors will be on the road to Kelowna this fall.  Volunteers and staff are busy making preliminary arrangements for this popular event.  The program ...> read more
Nov 16 2016 - 9:00am to Nov 17 2016 - 5:30pm

Urban Design: Economic Fundamentals (course)
Simon Fraser University
Traditionally, there has been a significant gap between financial analysts and urban designers. This course helps close this gap by introducing the important relationships between economics and urban ...> read more
Nov 18 2016 - 9:00am to Nov 19 2016 - 5:30pm

Urban Design: Urban Vitalization (course)
Simon Fraser University
Urban vitalization is a process, which is designed to “turn a place around” and “take a place to a higher level”. How do communities embark on this process? This course will focus on key aspects of ...> read more
Project: Telus Atrium Garden
Landscape Architect / Firm: Sharp & Diamond Landscape Architecture Inc in collaboration with Cornelia Hahn Oberlander
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Photo Credit: Brett Hitchins