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Water Management Through Connectivity

CEU Accreditation: LA CES, 1.5; LEED, 1.5; APLD, 1.5

Presented by: Jon Cicchetti
Saturday, February 9th - 8:30 - 10:00 AM

Course Description:

Connectivity is a multi-layered conceptual approach to guide, the re-defining of our living environments towards a sustainable model. It is a universal methodology that integrates water and energy conservation, lifestyle and design values into efficient design solutions. Learning Objectives:

o Water - energy nexus for long distance transportation of resources.
o Increasing fluctuation of resource availability.
o Adapt local infrastructure to better harvest local resources.
o Create opportunity for all parts of the community to benefit.
o Applicable for use at global, regional and local scales.


Jon Cicchetti is a Landscape Architect, in 1987 he established his own practice. Since that time he has broadened his background in community planning, urban design, recreation planning and design, public art environments and interpretive programs; his expertise in "Green" design with an emphasis on sustainable site design. Public art has also become a significant portion of the company's commissions, ranging in responsibility from collaborations to lead artist roles.

Cicchetti has lectured at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, and taught landscape architecture at the University of California, Irvine. He is currently teaching park design in the Recreation and Leisure Department at California State University, Long Beach.

He has also been a performance artist for most of his life and is familiar with performance art and outdoor/temporary art display installations/stages. His familiarity with the process and understanding of the needs, opportunities and constraints associated are what give him an insight into the process few have.

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