AMERICAN PUBLIC GARDENS ASSOCIATION
2020 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
JUNE 25 - JULY 9 2020

2020 Rapid-Fire Presentations

Hear stories that embrace the theme of “Re-Crafting Gardens for a Changed World." The Rapid-Fire Presentations are quick introductions to projects and programs delivered in 5 minutes.

Watch them below or on the Association's YouTube channel!

 

Introducing the Oregon Botanical Project 
Kari Lawrence, Oregon Botanical Project

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

 
Scale It Up, Expand It Out: EcoFlora Model Crafts New Environmental Programming For a Changing World
Brian Boom, New York Botanical Garden

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Global Conservation Consortia: Coordinating Collections for Exceptional Species 
Amy Byrne, The Morton Arboretum

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Two Roads Diverged: Opposing Career Paths in Arboriculture United by Public Gardens
Julie Clements, Newton Cemetery and Arboretum and Alex Julius, Davey Tree Expert Corporation

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Finding That Particular Plant™ 
Veronica Harry-Jackson, Chicago Botanic Garden

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Burning Down The House! Prescribed Fire in Public Landscapes
Shari Edelson, Arboretum at Penn State

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Crafting a Living Laboratory
Dustin Wolkis, National Tropical Botanical Garden

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Using Arboriculture to Help New Moms
Meg Smolinski, University of Maryland's Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Sustainable Public Gardens: "Going Beyond 'Green'"
Janna Starr, North Carolina Botanical Garden

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Professional Learning: Crafting Educators to Change the World
Alix Cotumaccio, Wave Hill and Katie Edmond, NYC Parks

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.

Crafting Positive Changes in Arboriculture: A Case Study from the Women's Tree Climbing Workshop
Jean Mitchell, United States Botanic Garden

Watch this presentation directly on YouTube here.