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Border Green Infrastructure Forum III Materials

Arteaga, Coahuila, September 21 and 22, 2016

OBJECTIVE

Build capacities on local authorities, private consultants and professionals’ interest in the strategies, technologies and approaches for Green Infrastructure, with the purpose of incorporating these concepts into the urban development public and private projects.

Agenda
  Presentations Downloadable Material

Welcome

José de Jesús Durán Flores - Mayor of Arteaga, Coahuila

Blas José Flores Dávila - Principal of Universidad Autónoma de Coahuila

Maria Elena Giner - BECC General Manager

  COCEF PDF
2.4 MB
Keynote Speaker 1. Green Infrastructure and Climate Change

Green Infrastructure and Climate Change

Keynote Speaker: Irene Ogata

Urban Landscape Manager, Water Department, City of Tucson, AZ.

 Presentation video
(English)
PDF
9.1 MB
Panel 1. Floodings and Sediments Control

Stormwater Irrigation

Aaron Kauffman, Southwest Urban Hydrology Santa Fe

 Presentation video
(English)
PDF
2.9 MB

Water Harvesting Controls Sediment and Prevents Flooding

Van Clothier, Stream Dynamics

 Presentation video
(English)
PDF
37.1 MB

Flooding and Sediment Control using Green Infrastructure Techniques

Roberto Mejía-Zermeño, Instituto Mexicano de la Tecnología del Agua

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
5.6 MB

Comments on Panel 2

   
Keynote Speaker 2. Social and Public Health Benefits from Green Infrastructure

How Green Infrastructure Grows Safer, Stronger Neighborhoods and Healthier People

Keynote Speaker: Frances Ming Kuo, University of Illinois

 Presentation video
(English)
PDF
4.4 MB
Panel 2. Border 2020 Program - Green Infrastructure Project Under Development

Healthy and Resilient Housing in the West Area

José Luis Escanero Zamora, Federación Mexicana de Asociaciones Privadas de Salud y Desarrollo Comunitario. A.C. (FEMAP)

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
3.7 MB

Green Infrastructure in a Public Space along Valle del Sol Avenue

Diego A. Sandoval Chávez, Instituto Tecnológico de Ciudad Juárez (ITCJ)

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
6.5 MB

Flooding and Sediment Mitigation in the Border of Both Nogales - Sonora-Arizona.

Joaquín Murrieta, Watershed Management Group

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
12.7MB

Determination of Ideal Parking lot Bioswale Porous Material for South Texas

Jungseok Ho, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

 Presentation video
(English)
PDF
3.6 MB

Comments on Panel 2

Gabriel Díaz Montemayor, UT Austin

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
27.9 MB
Ponencia Magistral 3. Economic Impact of Urban Green Areas

Economic Impact of Urban Green Areas

Jessico Sargent, Economy Director for Conservation at the Trust for Public Land. Portland, Maine

 Presentation video
(English)
PDF
7 MB
Discussion Table. Introduction of Green Infrastructure in the Mexican Municipal Legal Framework and its Design Technical Guides

Introduction of Green Infrastructure in the Legal Framework

Luis Vera, Director Ejecutivo, Vera y Asociados.

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
Prezi

Green Infrastructure Design Guidelines Manual

Guapalupe Peñuñuri, Directora del IMPLAN. Hermosillo, Son.

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
13 MB

Comentarios on Discussion Table

   
Keynote Speaker 4.- Adjusting Green Infrastructure to Different Physical and Administrative Contexts

Adjusting Green Infrastructure to Different Physical and Administrative Contexts

Keynote Speaker: Augusto Sánchez

Stormwater Taskforce, Lower Rio Grande Valley

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
7 MB
Coahuila's Experience in the Implementation of Green Infrastructure and Introduction to the Forum's Tour

Green Infrastructure in Saltillo, Coahuila

Watershed Management Group. Tucson, AZ.

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
4.3 MB

Coahuila's Experience of Green Infrastrcuture Implementation

Eglantina Canales, Secretaria del Medio Ambiente del Estado de Coahuila

 Presentation video
(Spanish)
PDF
11.2 MB
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