ISOCARP Conference

4 days Portland, Oregon

The 53rd ISOCARP Congress will take place in Portland, Oregon, USA, from 24-27 October 2017.

Technology changes everything. From new innovations in communications and driverless technologies to small communities connected to the world through fiber optic, technology shapes what we do whether we live and work in a small town or megacity. But how does that affect our responses as community and regional planners to issues such as population growth and demographic shifts, housing, energy, transport

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ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO

4 days Los Angeles

annualmeeting_2017_losangeles_thumbnail(1)The ASLA Annual Meeting and Expo will take place in Los Angeles in October 2017.

More information about their call for presentations (open until 1 February 2017) can be found here.

More information about the event can be found here.

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World Design Summit, Montreal

5 days


Designing the future. The world design Summit– Montréal 2017 (WSD) is an unprecedented international gathering of diverse disciplines of a common focus: how can design shape the built environment of the future? Montréal will house designed professionals, government and business leaders, industry representatives, media and NGOs from around the world. For the 10 days, attendees will come together to transcend silos, foster corporation and enhance professional development. More than a mere celebra

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2017 International Festival of Landscape Architecture

4 days Sydney

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Now in its fourth year, the International Festival of Landscape Architecture is designed to position landscape architecture as a leading profession in shaping a better future for Australia. Events for the 2017 Festival will be wide ranging and include the National Landscape Architecture Conference, National Landscape Architecture Awards, a student program, parties, talks, tours, exhibitions, installations and city activations.

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ECLAS conference

4 days Greenwich, London

cropped-170910_eclas_flyerJoin us at the University of Greenwich for the ECLAS 2017 Conference (European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools).

Landscape architects, artists, planners, architects, geographers, ecologists and social scientists are invited to London’s World Heritage Site of Maritime Greenwich and the university’s award winning Stockwell Street building, from 10-13 September 2017, to explore the theme of Creation / Reaction.

For more information see the conference website here.


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5 days Ottowa

CIPA2017logoinmaThe 26th biennial symposium, CIPA2017 will focus on Digital Workflows for Conservation

Recording the physical characteristics of historic places and landscapes is a cornerstone of preventive maintenance, monitoring and conservation. The information produced by such work guides decision-making by property owners, site managers, public officials, and conservators. Rigorous documentation may also serve a broader purpose: over time, it becomes the primary means by which scholars and the public appre

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5th IFLA-Africa Symposium

2 days Rabat

The 5th IFLA-Africa Symposium, 2nd AAPM Symposium: 

Learning the Landscape // Landscapes of Learning, towards a sustainable world through new approaches in Landscape Architecture and ancestral customs

The symposium will take place 13 -14 July in Rabat.  A call for papers has now been issued. Please see here for more information about the call.

For more information about the conference contact Carey Duncan, AAPM Delegate to IFLA.

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Conference: Biodiversity and heath in the face of climate change

3 days Bonn, Germany


Biodiversity and heath in the face of climate change. Challenges, opportunities and evidence gaps.

Joint European Conference held by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the European Network of Heads of Nature Conservation Agencies (ENCA) in co-operation with the Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) / German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)The event is co-sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe.Climate c

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World Green Infrastructure Congress: Building Green 2017

364 days Berlin

og_wgic_logo_20160512Multi-day event around the building greening (roof, facade and interior landscaping) with the corresponding accompanying themes (urban climate, population development, stormwater management, sustainability). At the end of the congress there will be the possibility to participate in excursions to special buildings in Berlin. 

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Playworkers Forum 2017

2 days Lower Porthamel Farm, Brecon, Wales, UK

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Playworkers Forum 2017The Playworkers Forum is a two-day, residential playwork training event under canvas that gives playworkers the opportunity to learn from each other and experienced playwork trainers.

Originally established in 2005 to provide a forum for adventure playgroun

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ICON LA International Conference

3 days St Petersburg, Russia

icon-la-logoThe three pillars of landscape architecture: Design, planning and management. New visions 

7 June ‐9 June 2017 St. Petersburg (Russia)

This international scientific conference in landscape architecture in St. Petersburg, Russia is dedicated to the three main “pillars” of landscape architecture (design, planning and m

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2017 IFLA Europe General Assembly

3 days Bucarest
IFLA Europe LogoBucharest is a city often described as an “in-between orient and occident”. And so it might be considered, as it is a European city with an un-usual structure for both space and building traditions. The Bucharest landscape is dominated by collage, by strange juxtapositions of striking modernity, bucolic tradition (king of rural bourgeois space), concrete totalitarian cuts, sub-urban half improvised neighbourhoods and Parisian ersatz. Its tissue is an amazing outcome of a, already traditional, “c

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London Festival of Architecture

1 month London


London Festival of Architecture has announced that the theme of the 2017 festival will be ‘memory’. The theme of will be explored through a wide range of events and activities when the London Festival of Architecture – Europe’s biggest annual architecture festival – returns on 1-30 June 2017.

More information can be found here.

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7th Landscape Architecture Exhibition, Belgrade

1 month The Gallery of the Serbian Academy of Science and Arts, Đure Jakšića street 2, Belgrade, Serbia

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Metropolitan open space. International Conference on the occasion of the IGA Berlin 2017

3 days Berlin

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Landscape Australia conference

Syndey, Australia
285f94b227d85851f81df81f114cd91dTaking place in Sydney on 6 May, this one-day conference will feature expert commentary and insights from landscape professionals working throughout the world, inclu

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Landscape and Life Conference

3 days Lisbon

Landscape and LifeLandscape and Life is an international conference that will focus on the relationship between outdoor spaces and quality of life at different life stages.

Professionals from a range of disciplines will share ground-breaking research and expertise to cr

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Nature and society: synergies, conflicts, trade-offs. ALATER-Net Conference 2017

3 days Ghent, Belgium


Nature and society: synergies, conflicts, trade-offs. An international conference on synergies, conflicts and trade-offs in the relationship between nature and society

Synergies, conflicts and trade-offs in the relationship between nature and society are key processes in socio-ecological systems. While conflicts are regarded as challenging and difficult trade-offs between ecosystem services are often necessary, the search for synergies and win-win solutions are essential steps in finding lastin

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ILAM MLAAInstitute Landscape Architecture Malaysia (ILAM) presented the outstanding Malaysia Landscape Architecture Industry Awards (MLAA) will take place in April 2017.

The award recipients receive featured coverage in ILAM’s Bulletin Landskap and a special publication in conjunction with the award – “Landscape Architecture Malaysia Yearbook” and a Special Edition in the local press, following the award ceremony. Award recipients will be honoured at the Awards Presentation Ceremony during ILAM’s MLAA Ga

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Trees, People and the Built Environment 3 (TPBE3)

3 days Birmingham University, Birmingham, UK

TPBE_2017_PORTRAIT-580x580Trees, People and the Built Environment 3 (TPBE3) will be held at Birmingham University, from 5-6 April 2017, attracting professionals from both the built and natural environments with the aim of fostering collaborative thinking and practice. The third in this series of triennial conferences, TPBE3 will focus on the themes of health and highways.

Keynote speakers confirmed so far include landscape planning and public health expert Dr Matilda van den Bosch from the University of British Columbia;

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2017 NZILA Conference

3 days Wellington, NZ

conference_logoThe 2017 NZILA Conference will be held at Wellington’s Embassy Theatre.  The event will include the Resene NZILA Pride of Place Landscape Architecture Awards function.

A beach. Three houses. A road. A valley. The local park. Subdivisions. Schools. Apartments, plazas, waterfronts.  In the era of the global, consumption and land prices and mass transit and starchitecture make big cities bigger. Small urban offers a compelling alternative, a resistance to the globalizing trend a mindset that connec

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Conference “Green Infrastructure: Nature Based Solutions for Sustainable and Resilient Cities”

4 days Orvieto

center-1‘Green Infrastructure: Nature Based Solutions for Sustainable and Resilient Cities’ Conference will take place  in Orvieto from 4 to 7 April 2017.

This Conference is not only the final Conference of GreenInUrbs but also a strategic event for the H2020 priority topic of the Nature Based Solutions.  It will bring together different communities besides to the GreenInUrbs one, including that of scientists and academics, practitioners, policy makers/administrators, industries.

The conference will inc

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2017 Conference on the Value of Play: Where Design Meets Play

4 days Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina


mainimages_conferencelogoThe US Play Coalition invites you to attend the 2017 Conference on the Value of Play: Where Design Meets Play, April 2-5 at Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina.

The annual Conference on the Value of Play brings together leading play researchers, park and recreation professionals, educators, health scientists, landscape architects, designers, planners, business and community leaders, psychologists, physicians and parents from across the country.

The three-day event includes keynote an

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Deadline for call for applications to the 7th Landscape Architecture, Exhibition, Belgrade

7th Landscape Exhibition Belgrade, 1st Call copyToday is the deadline for applications to 7th Landscape Architecture, Exhibition, Belgrade

More information about the call is here.

The exhibition will take place from 31st of May to 30th of June 2017 at The Gallery of the Serbian Academy of Science and Arts, Đure Jakšića street 2, Belgrade, Serbia

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Deadline for Lx Campus Ideas Competition

Landscape and LifeDeadline for submission of proposals to the Lx Campus Ideas Competition.
For more information see here.