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Hear from urban design experts at the New York State Green Building Conference #GreenDesign

Hear from urban design experts at the New York State Green Building Conference #GreenDesign

The 15th annual New York State Green Building Conference , taking place March 30–31 in Syracuse, New York, will feature presentations by several experts in the green building field. The conference is hosted by SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry in partnership with USGBC New York Upstate and the Syracuse Center of Excellence in Environmental and Energy Systems (SyracuseCoE). Jeff Speck, author of "Walkable City," will speak about “the hidden green” in creating walkable cities. Thomas Knittell, design partner of McLennan Design and a biomimicry expert, will discuss the role biomimicry can play in design. Speck is a city planner and urban designer who advocates internationally for more walkable cities. As director of design at the National Endowment for the Arts from 2003 to 2007, he presided over the Mayors’ Institute on City Design and created the Governors’...

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