Dec 08, 2014

International Low Impact Development Conference 2015

Houston, Texas

The 2015 International Low Impact Development (LID) Conference will be held Jan. 17 to 21, at the Omni Galleria Hotel, in Houston. This conference will highlight new and ongoing work including research, development, and community adoption of LID throughout the U.S. and across the globe. Additionally, this conference will focus on the application of LID technology in the Southwest region of the U.S. and also include a mini-symposium on arid regions LID.

You are invited to submit abstracts that address the design, performance and policy aspects of LID and green infrastructure use in Texas, and in low relief coastal areas.  The committee also encourages the submission of “synthesis” type papers that pull together the results of a variety of studies to present what would be considered the state of the practice today.

Conference topics include:

  • Landscape, Planning, and Site Design
  • Green Infrastructure Performance Studies
  • Education, Training, and Outreach
  • Policy
  • Computational Methods
  • Soil and Plant Research
  • Maintenance and Long-term Cost
  • Green Infrastructure Construction
  • Synthesis Topics
  • LID in Texas
  • LID in Coastal Areas
  • Student Submissions