Ricardo Herran, Director of Campus Planning University of Miami
How can a university’s landscape incentivize education? This session explores innovative approaches the University of Miami has taken to integrate interior and exterior spaces, responding to South Florida’s changing natural environment. Tour the new student housing village and native planting areas to learn the university’s approach to adaptive campus planning.
$90 per person by 6/9; $105 after 6/9; includes transportation and water. Lunch on own. Extensive walking.
Gain insight into designing spaces that foster community and opportunities for interaction and improve connectivity within an existing campus network.
Understand construction methodologies and challenges of designing and building landscapes on structure.
Learn about the adaptive planning of green infrastructure and sustainable landscapes on existing campuses.
Understand the importance of allied professional collaboration in the planning and design processes.