Title: 4th International Green Roof Congress 2015
Date: April 20 – April 21, 2015
Host: International Green Roof Association (IGRA)
Description: Congress with Lectures, Workshop, Excursion
Congress Venue: Raffles Hotel at the Zorlu Center, Istanbul
Ticket-Price (including Early Bird Discount until 20. February): 360
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Topics: Planning, Installation and Maintenance of Green Roofs, Green
Roof Policy and Research, Green Roofs in Mediterranean and Dry Climates
Keynote-Speakers: Dr. Ken Yeang (Hamzah & Yeang, Malaysia), Emre Arolat (Emre Arolat Architects, Turkey), Jaron Lubin (Safdie Architects, USA), Prof. Herbert Dreiseitl (Ramboll Liveable Cities Lab, Denmark, Germany), Laura Gatti, (Studio Laura Gatti, Italy), Roland Appl (IGRA, Germany), Dr. Deniz Aslan (DS Architecture, Turkey), Tim Flynn (Tim Flynn Architects, United Kingdom), Udo Dagenbach (Glasser & Dagenbach Landscape Architects, Germany), Dr. Heleen Mees (Researcher, Netherlands), and Dr. Hanna Bornholdt (City of Hamburg, Germany).
Themes of the Congress will include the political aspects of implementing Green Roof support programs, the practical aspects of Green Roof planting and irrigation, and also the technical aspects of proper
Green Roof installation. In address of this last point, IGRA has developed and recently published a new industry guideline outlining the proper management of transitioning between roofing work and Green Roof installation. The document is titled “Bridging Trades: Safe Section Changeover” and is available for free download at http://www.greenroofworld.com/EN/press.html  and is a helpful tool for anyone involved in the Green Roof industry.
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A special discount from the Congress ticket price (Hosts and Supporters) is available. Affiliates can find the required promotion code directly with firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us for a top-level program at the Congress venue Zorlu Center with
its 72.000 m2 of green areas on different levels