CitiesAlive 2018 Call For Proposals Now Open!

Submit your abstract for CitiesAlive in Brooklyn, NY - September 24-28, 2018 by Sunday, March 4, 2018. Proposals are being accepted for 30 minute lectures or 20 minute presentations as part of a 60 or 90 minute panel. Speakers receive discounted registration fee of $299 to CitiesAlive.

Submission Requirements
All proposal submissions require

  • 200 word abstract
  • 50 word presenter biography for all presenters
  • Presenter headshot for use upon acceptance
  • 50 word "elevator pitch" for presentation
  • At least 3 learning objectives for the presentation

Submission Process
Submissions will be accepted until 11:59 pm ET, March 4, 2018. Proposals will be evaluated by the Conference's Local Host Committee and a response will be provided to the lead on each proposal through email by March 26, 2018. 

Topic Areas
Topics of interest include

  • Skyrise Greening of Skyscraper
  • Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation
  • Urban Agriculture and Food Production
  • Health and Biophilia Benefits
  • Economical Benefits – Green Infrastructure Accounting & Asset Management
  • Stormwater Management (Policies, Quantifications, Design)
  • Energy Benefits/ Urban Heat Island Effects
  • Green Infrastructure Monitoring and Intervention using the Internet of Things

Please submit any additional suggestions or questions about the Conference's program to conference@greenroofs.org.