Category: Meetings

2019 CLARB Annual Meeting

Mr. Gunderson (shown at right) attended the CLARB Annual Meeting in St. Louis, MO, on September 26-28, 2019. In the above image, seated next to the CLARB parliamentarian, Bob – shown acting in his official capacity as secretary of the organization – counted ballots as part of a governance change intended to position the organization…
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Design With Nature Now Conference

Mr. Gunderson recently attended the Design With Nature Now conference, held on 21-22 June 2019, at the University of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia, PA. This international conference marked the 50th anniversary of Ian L. McHarg’s landmark book Design with Nature. Bob was a student of McHarg at UPenn and fondly (sometimes not) remembers his daily interactions…
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June 2019 CLARB Board Meeting

Mr. Gunderson recently attended the June 2019 CLARB Board of Directors Meeting, held on 7-8 June, in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Robert was elected Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB) in 2018, and will serve through the Annual Meeting in 2020. About CLARB:  Founded in 1970, CLARB…
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Engagement Training

Mr. Gunderson recently attended a symposium entitled ‘Exceptional Boards: Strengthening the Governance Team.’ This was a program sponsored by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), held on May 16-17, 2019, at the La Costa Resort and Spa, located in Carlsbad, CA. Bob attended, as part of his duties of serving on the executive committee…
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6th Fabos Conference

Graham Sones (pictured center-brown coat) and Robert Gunderson attended and participated in the 6th Fabos Conference on Landscapes and Greenway Planning at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and selected locations in metropolitan Boston, MA, on March 29-31, 2019. The title of the international conference was ‘Adapting to Expanding & Contracting Cities’. The conference is held…
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March 2019 CLARB Board Meeting

Mr. Gunderson recently attended the March 2019 CLARB Board of Directors Meeting, held on 8-9 MAR, in San Antonio, TX.  Robert was elected Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB) in 2018, and will serve through the Annual Meeting in 2020. About CLARB:  Founded in 1970, CLARB…
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December 2018 CLARB Board Meeting

Mr. Gunderson recently attended the December CLARB Board of Directors Meeting, held on 7-8 DEC, in Reston, VA.  Robert was elected Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB) in 2018, and will serve through the Annual Meeting in 2020. About CLARB:  Founded in 1970, CLARB is an…
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2018 ASLA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA

SGA Group was represented at the 2018 ASLA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA.  From October 19-22, 2018, Graham Sones and Robert Gunderson (center, above) attended Educational Sessions, Field Sessions, and catching up with old friends.  They also contributed to the Landscape Architecture Foundation’s (LAF) 33rd Annual Benefit event, held at the Pennsylvania Academy of the…
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CLARB/ASLA Licensure Summit

Mr. Gunderson will be attending the inaugural CLARB/ASLA Licensure Summit, in Columbus, OH, on June 22-24, 2018.  Bob will be representing the Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience, and Interior Design (AELSLAGID).  Topics covered will include “How to communicate with and educate legislators on the value of licensure” and “Developing effective…
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Society of Architectural Historians

Graham Sones, from SGA Group, will be attending the annual international meeting of the Society of Architectural Historians (SAH) on April 18-22, 2018, in Saint Paul, MN.  See you there!