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Greater&Greener2017:

PARKS CONNECTING CITIES, CULTURES, AND GENERATIONS

An International Urban Parks Conference

July 29, 2017 — August 2, 2017 · Minneapolis & Saint Paul

Registration Types

The Conference Registration Fee for Greater & Greener 2017 depends upon the registration type (category) that you qualify for.

CPA MEMBER: Members of City Parks Alliance in good standing qualify for the “CPA Member Rate” which is the lowest rate made available to the general public. If you are unsure of your membership status, please contact the CPA Membership Coordinator at (202) 930-7449; membership@cityparksalliance.org.

NON MEMBER: This rate is for all non CPA members who do not fall into the other registration type descriptions listed on this page. To save money on your conference rate and qualify for other member benefits, please consider becoming a member of City Parks Alliance.

YOUNG LEADER: This category allows young leaders and professionals to attend the Greater & Greener conference at a discounted rate. To qualify for this rate, you must be 35 years old or younger (during the time of the Conference) and working at least part-time in one of the following: public agency, educational institution, national/regional nonprofit, local nonprofit (e.g. conservancy), BID, advocacy organization, professional firm (e.g. landscape architecture), or a grant-making foundation. You will need to enter your date of birth at the time of registration and will be required to show ID at Registration.

WORLD URBAN PARKS MEMBER: This rate is reserved for members in good standing of the World Urban Parks Association (http://worldurbanparks.org/en). Please visit the website to see membership fees and send questions to the organization directly.

 

Conference Rates

Thanks to our generous sponsors, Greater & Greener 2017 is offered to you at a great value! Your conference registration opens the door to five days of dynamic speakers, outdoor workshops, park tours, networking opportunities and special events. Join us from Saturday to Wednesday for an international urban parks conference that will leave you inspired, energized and prepared to make our cities Greater & Greener

FULL CONFERENCE PROGRAM: Greater & Greener 2017 invites you to register for the Full Conference Package to maximize your experience and learning potential. The Full Conference Package rate provides you with access to all educational sessions as well as the option to participate in Weekend Tours (some may require an additional fees) and attend Mobile Workshops (space permitting). The rate includes coffee and tea service on Monday and Tuesday, July 31 and August 1; Lunch and the Exhibitor’s Reception on July 31; the Ice Cream Social on Tuesday, August 1 and the Opening and Closing receptions.

Full Conference Package

 

 

 

Early Bird: Now through 3/31/2017

 

 

 

Regular: 4/1/2017- 6/30/2017

 

 

 

Late: 7/1/2017 and after

 

 

 

CPA Member

 

 

 

$545

 

 

 

$620

 

 

 

$695

 

 

 

Non CPA Member

 

 

 

$695

 

 

 

$770

 

 

 

$795

 

 

 

Young Leader

 

 

 

$600

 

 

 

$675

 

 

 

$750

 

 

 

World Urban Parks Member

 

 

 

$620

 

 

 

$695

 

 

 

$720

 

 

 

CONFERENCE RATES, SINGLE DAY: The Single Day Rate allows you to purchase one full day of the conference (you may not purchase more than one single day rate). The Single Day Rate allows you to attend the educational sessions of the conference on your chosen day including the Mobile Workshop offerings of that day (space permitting). You may not register for weekend tours with the day rate nor may you add guests. If you select Monday, July 31, 2017, you may attend the Opening Reception. If you select Tuesday, August 1, 2017, you may attend the Closing Reception. 

Single Day Rates

 

 

 

Early Bird: Now through 3/31/2017

 

 

 

Regular: 4/1/2017- 6/30/2017

 

 

 

Late: 7/1/2017 and after

 

 

 

CPA Member

 

 

 

$350

 

 

 

$350

 

 

 

$400

 

 

 

Non CPA Member

 

 

 

$375

 

 

 

$375

 

 

 

$425

 

 

 

Young Leader

 

 

 

$375

 

 

 

$375

 

 

 

$375

 

 

 

For information about modifying your registration after you have already registered, see item #15 on our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page. For information about our cancellation policy, please see item #24 on the FAQ page.

Guests

Conference attendees are encouraged to bring their spouses, partners and children to join Greater & Greener 2017 with special options and programming. When registering for Greater & Greener 2017, you will have an opportunity to add a guest (or guests) to your registration. The registration fee is $75 for the first guest and $50 for each subsequent guest (discounted fee is applied at the end of the registration process). Registered guests are allowed to select programming a la carte paying the associated fee, whether it be to attend an evening reception or participate on a weekend tour. Please note that guests may not attend educational sessions (keynote, plenary sessions, breakout sessions, or mobile workshops) or the Exhibitor’s Reception.

Weekend Tours

Get a head start visiting the Twin Cities’ finest parks and green spaces. Sign up early as tour spaces are limited. Weekend Tours range from $45-$105 depending upon the type and length of the tour and equipment and rentals that may be included as part of the tour.

Speakers

Please refer to your confirmation letter for registration instructions. If you did not receive a letter, please contact Sarah Anderson at (202) 930-7438 or email programs@greatergreener.org.

Questions?

For additional information about Greater & Greener 2017 registration, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions page. You may also speak with Jason Adamo, Registration Coordinator, at (212) 838-2660, x 15 or email registration@greatergreener.org.

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