55th IFLA World Congress 2018

5 days Singapore

IFLA 2018

Organised by the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA) and Singapore Institute of Landscape Architects (SILA), the 55th IFLA World Congress will be held in Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore on 18 – 21 July 2018.

Held in conjunction with Singapore Garden Festival 2018 which will take place on 21 – 29 July 2018, National Parks Board is the Organising Partner of IFLA World Congress 2018.

IFLA 2018 will be held in Singapore, the ‘City in a Garden’, whic

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World Cities Summit 2018

5 days Singapore

 

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Liveable & Sustainable Cities: Embracing the Future through Innovation & Collaboration

The World Cities Summit in 2016 explored how cities can better govern and build up resilience through policy, technology and social innovations. With active engagement, there will be more opportunities for the public, private and people sectors to co-create innovative and integrated urban solutions for a more liveable and sustainable future. Highlights of the Summit are now available. Download your copy of

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X-Larch V “Park Politics” International Conference

3 days University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna

The Institute of Landscape Architecture at BOKU Wien and Architekturzentrum Wien invite participants to the X-Larch V “Park Politics” International Conference, 7–9 June 2018 in Vienna, Austria.

The Institute of Landscape Architecture at BOKU Wien and Architekturzentrum Wien invite participants to the X-Larch V “Park Politics” International Conference, 7–9 June 2018 in Vienna, Austria.

The X-Larch V “Park Politics” Conference will bring together internationally renowned speakers and contributors

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Landscape Australia Conference 2018

University of Technology Sydney

1276a1efc9533018d38a9151f599ce6fThe 2016 Australian Census has revealed that for the first time since colonization migration to Australia from Asia has surpassed that from Europe. Our country’s fortunes have long been tied to the economic markets of our regional neighbours, yet most agree that our understanding of Asian cultures, including design cultures, must improve if we are to seize the enormous opportunities offered by the so-called “Asian century.”

The 2018 Landscape Australia Conference: Sharing Local Knowledge for a G

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Architectural and Environmental Design (AED) Conference

3 days Netherlands
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The Architectural and Environmental Design (AED) is created to be a platform for all early career researchers, practitioners and students from all around the world, helping them to share ideas, and to expand networks for scholars.

AED is an international conference that focuses on Sustainability and how it is approached by Architectural and Environmental Designs. AED engages with real life problems that affect the buildings on all scales, cities, and environment where it also discu

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The Place that Remains, recounting the un-built territory

2 days Lebanon

the-place-that-remains-slideshow-1the-place-that-remains-logosIn line with Freespace, the theme of the upcoming 16th International Architecture Exhibition in Venice, the aim of this conference is to reflect on the Places that Remain in the Lebanese territory, un-built spaces, their qualities, their histories and their potential.

BACKGROUND

Lebanon is an “overcrowded island.” It is one of the most densely populated countries in the world, in a region plagued by war and political instability. This situation of extreme vulnerability reminds us of the territor

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Lecture: Landscapes as Chromatic Relationships

ASLA Center for Landscape Architecture

DOr6ThiX4AEwfN5Gareth Doherty is an assistant professor of landscape architecture and senior research associate at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, where he is also director of the master in landscape architecture program.

He is the author of Paradoxes of Green: Landscapes of a City-State, published in 2017 by the University of California Press. Previous publications include Is Landscape…? Essays on the Identity of Landscape, edited with Charles Waldheim (Routledge, 2016), and Ecological Urban

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First World Forum on Urban Forests

4 days Mantova, Italy

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Herrenhausen Conference: Dangerous Landscapes – Re-Thinking Environmental Risk in Low-Income Communities

3 days Herrenhausen Palace, Hanover, Germany

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“Dangerous Landscapes – Re-Thinking Environmental Risk in Low-Income Communities”
Herrenhausen Conference
November 27-29, 2017
Herrenhausen Palace, Hanover, Germany

The conference “Dangerous Landscapes” will examine emerging approaches to disaster risk reduction in low-income communities. It views landscape not only as a source of threat but also as a potential remedy. Sidestepping traditional measures that rely on costly hard infrastructures, more integrative and affordable forms of risk reduc

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2nd Landscape Symposium; The role of landscape architects in the creation of flood adaptive and flood resilient cities

University of Lagos Guest house, Akoka, Lagos

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SOCIETY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS OF NIGERIA, SOUTH WEST REGION
2nd LANDSCAPE SYMPOSIUM. November 23rd,2017.
THEME: THE ROLE OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS IN THE CREATION OF FLOOD
ADAPTIVE AND FLOOD RESILENT CITIES: A Look at Lagos State, Nigeria.

BACKGROUND: Anthropogenic activities have significantly altered the natural landscape and cities with large water bodies are working hard to create road connectivity in which the role of water in the city structure is gradually bei

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Reclaiming public spaces in metropolitan spaces

3 days Amman, Jordan

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1st INTERNATIONAL LANDSCAPE SYMPOSIUM “Thinking and feeling the landscape”

2 days METROPOLITAN CULTURAL CENTER OF CONVENTIONS OF THE QUINDÍO. Armenia, Quindío, Colombia

08736f_86fda93fe3b84332a2718e7906f2942c-mv2The year 2017 has been declared by the United Nations as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. This year’s events aim to raise awareness among decision-makers, academia, civil society and the public of the contribution of sustainable tourism to development, while simultaneously mobilizing all stakeholders to work together to make tourism a catalyst for positive change. Considering that the land

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Futurescape

Venue: Sandown Park Racecourse Portsmouth Road Esher Surrey KT10 9AJ United Kingdom

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International Skyrise Greenery Conference

2 days Singapore

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The 4th International Skyrise Greenery Conference (ISGC2017), held alongside the GreenUrbanScape Asia trade exhibition, will be back on 9 – 10 November 2017 in Singapore!

ISGC2017 will focus on the topics of resilience, new levels of greening and integrating social needs into urban infrastructure. The conference also offers an open platform to draw lessons from the challenges nature presents – shaping intents, outcomes and even the bottom line of greening projects.

IFLA APR Congress 2017 Delega

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15th Annual Conference of the Israeli Association of Landscape Architects

2 days

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The 15th Annual Conference of the Israeli Association of Landscape Architects
Will take place at the Exhibition Center on 2-3.11.17

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יתקיים במרכז הירידים בתאריכים 2-3.11.17

For more information see http://www.land-arch.org.il/

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IFLA APR Congress

4 days Bangkok

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The 2017 IFLA APR Congress will be held in Bangkok, Thailand from the 2nd to the 5th of November this year, organized by the Thai Association of Landscape Architects (TALA).  For more information see here.

LI AGM and Jellicoe Lecture 2017

Bristol

9223417_jellicoelogotwittercropEach year, the LI AGM coincides with our annual Jellicoe lecture, named after eminent landscape architect and founding member of the Landscape Institute Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe. This year’s lecture will take place on Thursday 2 November in Bristol, and will explore the theme of public health. Alongside the AGM and lecture, the South West branch of the Landscape Institute will hold a public-health themed event with a series of workshop activities. More information here.

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Spirit 2017 – A Healthy Childhood

Caerdydd, Wales

7e239534-cee6-4b77-8b08-c529ff0d869dAn event from PlayWales.  A conference for playworkers and play professionals, people working in communities, youth and community workers, town and community councils, housing associations, community regeneration officers, and anyone with an interest in or responsibility for children’s play.

More information here.

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Joint International Conference/53rd ISOCARP Conference

4 days Portand, Oregon

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The topic Smart Communities is relevant for rural towns and major international centers. Together, we will explore how technology is changing our communities, how we can harness the benefits but also address the challenges of rapid change.

The joint conference will be organized around six concurrent tracks and sub-themes:
1. Technology, infrastructure and buildings
2. G

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Pre conference event: ‘Towards sustainable cities we need: An obliged way to save life on our lovely planet’

Portland

downloadA pre-conference event will take place in Portland, Oregon, on 23 October. This special ISOCARP-UNESCO event is entitled “Towards sustainable cities we need: An obliged way to save life on our lovely planet”.

It’s a one-day event which is free for everybody to attend (meals are not included). Registration, however, is obligatory.

The event will take place in the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.

For more information and registration please click here.

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CNRS thematic school “See or being seen… or not 2017″

5 days Saint-Paul-en-Jarez, France

EcoleThematiqueVu_pas_vu_2017_CRENAU_CNRS_Vdom_Web_1The CNRS thematic school “See or being seen… or not 2017″ will take place in Saint-Paul-en-Jarez (France) from Oct. 23th to 27th 2017. 

This thematic sc

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ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO

4 days Los Angeles

2017_ASLA_Annual_banner1920The 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.

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ICOMOS-IFLA International Scientific Committee on Cultural Landscapes (ISCCL) regional meeting

ICOMOS-IFLA International Scientific Committee on Cultural Landscapes (ISCCL)

North American Regional Meeting, October 19th, 2017

The ISCCL, in conjunction with the IFLA Cultural Landscape Working Group, is planning a regional meeting that will coincide with the World Design Summit in Montreal this coming October 2017. Information on the World Design Summit is available at: http://worlddesignsummit.com

The Details:

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Thursday, October 19th, 2017 as a separate session during the Design Summi

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World Design Summit, Montreal

5 days

20170530_WDSM2017_BanniereWeb_350x150_ENDesigning 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 celebrat

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SITES Workshop at Greenbuild China

Shanghai

Exploring the SITES V2 Rating System for Sustainable Land Design and Development

As China and other Asian countries continue their leadership efforts on sustainability, looking beyond the building is crucial. Modeled after LEED and administered by GBCI, the Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES) defines what a sustainable site is and elevates the value of landscapes in the built environment.

The SITES v2 Rating System is a set of guidelines and performance-based metrics that align land development

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