April 20, 2018
8:00 AM CDT to 10:00 PM CDT
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Venue West
221 N. Paulina St.
Chicago, IL 60612

On-line Registration Closes Thursday, April 19 at 5:00 pm. Registration at the door will be available. Contact susanilasla@att.net with questions.


2017 PICS

 Education - total of 6 CEU 

Field Session (3 CEUs) 

8:00 am Field Session registration will begin at Venue West.  

8:30 am Bus Leaves. Latecomers will be given instructions for meeting the group. 

The morning will be full of existing site tours and start with Laird Bell Quadrangle by Kettlekamp and Kettlekamp moving to The Lofts at River East by site and finish with the West Ridge Nature Preserve by Hitchcock Design Group. These diverse sites will provide great conversation and onsite learning experiences. Lunch will be provided and enjoyed (weatherpermitting) at the West Ridge Nature Preserve. 

Education Sessions (3 CEUs) Session Descriptions and Bios

2:00 pm  We will then finish the day back at Venue West with three great sessions of discussion. 

Landscapes and Human Health - Dr. William Sullivan, ASLA  

Climate Change and Resilience: The Landscape Architects Role - Vaughn Rinner, FASLA 

Round Table Discussion Our final lecture of the day will be a round table discussion with our two speakers Dr. William Sullivan and Vaughn Rinner to discuss the Landscape Architect’s Role nationally, statewide, and locally and how we as professionals see our role moving forward with health, policy, and climate change. It should be a lively discussion before we conclude the day with our celebration! 

  Thank you to our generous sponsors and exhibitors





                     Cocktail Reception Sponsor           


Bar Sponsor  

Expo Sponsors  

Anova Maglin
Coyote Landscape Midwest Groundcovers/
ForeverLawn Chicago Midwest Trading
Forms + Surfaces NuToys Leisure Products
Imagine Nation, LLC Premium Travertine 
Kafka Granite Unilock
Landscape Forms Victor Stanley
Lurvey Landscape Supply Whitacre Greer


 Supporters  Hunter/FX Luminaire, Longshadow Classic Garden Ornaments 

ILASLA Cancellation Policy: Cancellation must be received 7 days prior to event to receive a full refund. Substitutions are always welcome. ILASLA regrets that refunds will not be given for no-shows. Advance registration for educational events is strongly recommended. For events with limited capacity as noted on the registration page, preference will be given to ILASLA members. 


$180.00 Member Combination Ticket: Field Session, Education Session, Celebration+
$130.00 Earlybird rate before April 7

$40.00 Member Education Session

$45.00 Member Field Session

$95.00 Member Celebration Event and Awards
$75.00 Earlybird rate before April 6

$245.00 Guest Combination Ticket: Field Session, Education Session, Celebration+ (No Early Bird Rate)

$80.00 Guest Education Session

$90.00 Guest Field Session

$110.00 Guest Celebration and Awards (No Early Bird Rate)

$75.00 Awardee Additional Ticket - Member

$75.00 Awardee Additional Ticket - Non-Member

$75.00 Sponsor Additional Ticket

$0.00 Awardee Comp - Member

$0.00 Awardee Comp - Non Member

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