2019 Keynote Speakers.  Coming soon, more information regarding educational sessions and speakers.

David Rubin, Principal – Land Collective, Philadelphia PA
Greg Miller, Principal – MRWM Landscape Architects, Albuquerque, NM

 

Greg Miller, Principal – MRWM Landscape Architects, Albuquerque, NM

Gregory Miller, FASLA has twenty years of experience as a landscape architect, and is a Principal with the firm MRWM Landscape Architects in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He has developed a design philosophy that integrates sustainable development trends with site specific ecological and human needs. This combination results in innovative projects that are functional, safe, accessible, aesthetically pleasing and environmentally responsible. He works extensively on parks, streetscapes, campuses, and health care facilities. He has recently been a speaker at national and regional conferences on topics including: inclusive play area design, the evolution of play environments, enriching landscapes with appropriate cultural design elements, designing public landscapes for maintenance, adaptive planting design strategies, and high efficiency irrigation design

Greg teaches Construction Materials as an adjunct professor in the MLA program at the University of New Mexico. He is currently Immediate Past-President of the American Society of Landscape Architects. Greg graduated from Texas A&M University.


David Rubin, Principal – Land Collective, Philadelphia PA

David A. Rubin is the founding principal of DAVID RUBIN Land Collective, a landscape architecture and urban design studio committed to practicing with an emphasis on socially-purposeful design strategies. Educated at Connecticut College and Harvard University, he has taught and lectured at a number of institutions, including Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, the University of Pennsylvania School of Design, and Southern California Institute of Architecture. David is the 2011-2012 recipient of the Rome Prize in Landscape Architecture from the American Academy in Rome. His projects have received awards and honors from the American Institute of Architects and the American Society of Landscape Architects, among others.

David founded DAVID RUBIN Land Collective to devote himself to crafting landscapes that affect positive social change through empathy-driven design. He is responsible for the design of Canal Park in Washington, DC; Lenfest Plaza at The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and the University of Pennsylvania’s new Pennovation Campus, both in Philadelphia; as well as “The Commonground” at Eskenazi Health Hospital, the Indianapolis Museum of Art Master Plan, and the Cummins DBU Headquarters, all in Indianapolis. His current work includes the 25-mile White River Master Plan, and Grand Junction Plaza in Westfield, Indiana, as well as the Riverfront Master Plan for Wilmington, Delaware. His studio’s work includes diverse typologies in locations from Los Angeles to Rome, New York City, Washington, D.C., the Cayman Islands, Indianapolis, Saint Louis, and Philadelphia.

 

 

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