The 4th International Green Roof Congress, one of the most significant events on green buildings, hosted Emre Arolat as the keynote speaker of EAA’s Zorlu Center which is one of the featured green roof  projects at the event.

“Where is there room for nature in towns? This is a question that is increasingly being asked by building experts around the world who are faced with the challenges of urban densification. Under the motto “Explore the Nature on Rooftops” successful solutions for sustainable urban development and practical Green Roof technology will be presented, discussed and taught at the 4th International Green Roof Congress as well as the latest achievements in science and technology. The congress programme will have a distinctively interactive style with lectures and workshops. Certified Green Roof experts, designers, landscape architects, landscape contractors, plant experts and delegates of municipal authorities will be sharing their knowledge and answering questions and queries in practice-oriented workshops. The congress languages are English and Turkish (simultaneous translation). The congress, supported by the International Green Roof Association (IGRA), will be held at the Raffles Hotel (Zorlu Center) in Istanbul, Turkey. Join us for a top-level program at the Congress venue Zorlu Center with its 72.000 m² of green areas on different levels. We look forward to seeing you at the 4thInternational Green Roof Congress in the Mediterranean metropolis straddling two continents: Istanbul…”

*Greenroofworld.com April 2015