Meeting/Event Information

    MIAMI SECTION | GREEN UMBRELLA EVENT - MIDWEST REGIONAL SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT

    August 06, 2020
    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
     Add to Calendar

    Cintas Center | Xavier University
    1624 Herald Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45207
    https://www.midwestsustainabilitysummit.org
     Directions

    Highlights for this year’s Summit:

    • A keynote address by Majora Carter, an award-winning urban revitalization strategist and corporate consultant. 

    • A plenary session (speakers to be determined).

    • A lunchtime awards ceremony.

    • Breakout sessions where attendees can dive deeper into issues such as energy, transportation, innovations in water technology, institutional food purchasing, waste reduction, healthcare, cultivating emerging leaders, greening communities, and green workforce development opportunities.

    KEYNOTE SPEAKER

    Majora Carter

    Majora Carter is award-winning urban revitalization strategist and corporate consultant. She is the founder of Sustainable South Bronx and Green for All, and has worked at the intersection of race, place and environment for over two decades. Her work in the South Bronx has transformed a once blighted community into a hub of opportunity and advancement for residents of all backgrounds.

    Carter's work has won major awards, including a MacArthur 'genius' Grant, a Peabody Award, the Rudy Bruner Award Silver Medal, nine honorary doctorates, and accolades from various professional groups. She is quoted on the walls of the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture: “Nobody should have to move out of their neighborhood to live in a better one.” 

    Future Meetings

    Inclusive Play – Designing Outdoor Environments for Everyone

    May 28, 2020
    1:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Online Course

    JOIN MIDSTATES RECREATION FOR A WEBINAR

    Read More

    MIAMI SECTION | SOCIAL EVENT - PICNIC IN THE PARK

    June 13, 2020
    12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

    Picnic In the Park

    SAVE THE DATE!!

    Read More

    2020 OCASLA PROFESSIONAL + STUDENT AWARDS PROGRAM

    June 19, 2020
    5:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Online Submissions

    CALL FOR ENTRIES DUE FRIDAY, JUNE 19th @ 5:00 PM 

    Read More

    MIAMI SECTION | GREEN UMBRELLA EVENT - MIDWEST REGIONAL SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT

    August 06, 2020
    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Cintas Center | Xavier University
    1624 Herald Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45207
    https://www.midwestsustainabilitysummit.org

    This year's theme is “Cities of the Future: Becoming a Regenerative Region.”

    Read More

    MIAMI SECTION | CINCINNATI ZOO AND BOTANICAL GARDENS EVENT : PLANT TRIALS DAY SYMPOSIUM

    August 27, 2020
    12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

    Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens
    3400 Vine Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45220

    SAVE THE DATE!!

    Read More

    MIAMI SECTION | SOCIAL EVENT - PARKING DAY

    September 18, 2020
    12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

    Parking Day

    SAVE THE DATE!!

    Read More

    2020 OCASLA Annual Meeting and Expo

    October 16, 2020
    7:15 AM to 5:00 PM

    TBD

    OH

    Event Postponed to FALL 2020 Due to COVID-19

    Read More

    MIAMI SECTION | CINCINNATI ZOO AND BOTANICAL GARDENS EVENT : NATIVE PLANT SYMPOSIUM

    November 14, 2020
    12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

    Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens
    3400 Vine Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45220

    SAVE THE DATE!!

    Read More