2019 GIC Water Symposium

Cultivating Water Stewardship
Our Evolving Environment

The 9th Annual 2019 Water Symposium

Thursday, June 20, 2019

McKimmon Center
1101 Gorman Street,  Raleigh NC 27606

Honorary Chair: Dan Gottlieb
Director of Planning, Design and Museum Park, NC Museum of Art

 2019 Speakers:

  • Dr. Adam Terando, Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, Raleigh
  • Dr. Christy Rollinson, Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL
  • Andy Fox, PLA, ASLA, NC State Dept. of Landscape Architecture, Raleigh
  • Dr. Rich Linton, NC State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Raleigh
  • Dr. John Havlin, NC State Dept. of Soil Science, Raleigh
  • Karen Firehock, Green Infrastructure Center, Charlottesville, VA
  • Christian Gabriel, PLA, ASLA, US General Services Administration, Washington, D.C.

About the Water Symposium:

Sponsors and Exhibitors:


Continuing Education Credits Available

  • Irrigation Association (Applied for credit)
  • National Association of Landscape Professionals (7 credits)
  • NC Board for Engineers and Surveyors (7 PDH hours)
  • NC Board of Landscape Architects (Applied for credit)
  • NC Irrigation Contractors’ Licensing Board (Applied for credit)
  • NC Landscape Contractors’ Licensing Board (7 hours – 2 Business, 5 Landscape)
  • NC Water Pollution Control Systems Operators (6 hours)
  • NC Water Treatment Facility Operators (6.5 PGH credits)
  • NC Soil and Water Conservation Supervisor Training Credits (Applied for credit)

Thank You to our 2019 Sponsors and Supporters!

Host Sponsors

NC State University  


Symposium Sponsors

Turfgrass Council of NC
Hoffman Nursery
Rain Bird

Symposium Supporter

NC Composting Council
NC Farm Bureau Federation
NC Nursery and Landscape Association
NC Sod Producers Association
NC Dept. of Agriculture Consumer Services