Five Key Takeaways from ASLA 2016 in NOLA

Just a few years ago I was attending seminars, earning my CEUs, and absorbing the latest trends in our profession at the ASLA conference from the perspective of a PLA. This year I was at the Keysoft Solutions booth having conversations with practicing landscape architects about why they attended the conference, what they are taking… Continue reading Five Key Takeaways from ASLA 2016 in NOLA

The Case for Precision

The Story Landscape architects are stereotyped as working in the “wild” end of the AEC industry. Plant material, soils, hydrology, and other natural systems appear to be imprecise (if viewed from the wrong perspective), therefore, other design professionals infer that landscape architects can get away with imprecise designs. It’s just dirt and shrubs, afterall. But,… Continue reading The Case for Precision