Plan to join APLD for the 2020 International Design Conference!

July 23 – 27, 2020
Chicago, IL

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2019 Conference Snapshots

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  • So inspiring to be totally immersed in landscape design with like-minded people. Looking forward to Chicago!

    Linda Middleton, FAPLD
  • As always, the APLD Conference renewed my creativity, energy, and enthusiasm for landscape design. It’s always good to connect with and compare notes with colleagues from around the country. I always feel stronger as a designer.

    Katie Creighton
  • Every time I attend an APLD conference I go home with a smile on my face. Seeing friends, meeting new people, becoming acquainted with new products, hearing excellent speakers provide us with knowledge we can use every day, and visiting many inspiring gardens. What’s not to like?

    Vanessa Gardner Nagel, FAPLD
  • This was my first APLD conference and it was fantastic. Exceeded any expectations for the garden tours and overall organization. I love meeting designers from all over the country. See you in Chicago!

    Joanna D'Asaro
  • As a Chapter President, as much as I encourage members to attend conference, I feel I can never fully convey how special of an experience it is. Until you actually attend one and enjoy all the wonderful camaraderie and the absolute bombardment of ideas to store away for future projects, you cannot really appreciate the value it will have for you. Your design practice will benefit every single time.

    Francesca Corra, APLD
  • This was my first APLD Conference, and it was such a great experience! I truly enjoyed the opportunity to meet new colleagues, and experience some fabulous gardens.

    Kathleen Olson