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
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
2017 International Festival of Landscape Architecture
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.
The 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
Multi-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.
Bucharest 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
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.
Berlin und andere Metropolen stehen aktuell vor gewaltigen Herausforderungen, insbesondere auch im Hinblick auf das deutliche Bevölkerungswachstum der Metropolenräume weltweit. Spannend dabei ist die Frage, welche Bedeutung urbane Freiräume für nachhaltiges Wachstum haben. Welche Beiträge können Landschaftsarchitektur, Stadt- und Freiraumplanung sowie Gartenkultur leisten, wenn es darum geht, vor Ort Antworten auf globale Herausforderungen zu geben? Dies mit Ihnen zu diskutieren ist Ziel eines i
Institute 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
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
Trees, 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;
‘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.
Public parks and gardens are the popular meeting place for all who work with the public “green” facilities in public or private. The conference celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2017. The theme is We love plants !, as usual with a range of inspiring national and international speakers, including John Taylor of Sweden, Sarah Price from Britain, Ingrid Swan from Ireland, Sophie Leguil from France, Scott Stewart from Millennium Park, Chicago, USA, and Cassian Schmidt from Hermannshof, Germany.
In co-operation with the networks Civilscape and Uniscape, LandschappenNL organizes the International Conference on Landscape Observaties.
The landscape observatory in the Netherlands stems from the European Landscape Convention (ELC), a landscape treaty conceived by the Council of Europe which is also known as the Florence Convention (2000). The observatory was therefore initiated to support the implementation of this convention in The Netherlands. More information here.
— Economic, social and environmental 9 Place d'Iéna, 75016 Paris
For this third edition, the conference Plant Engineering, Ecological Engineering will look at the uses of the tree within the territories of the city natural areas.
The conference aims to promote through concrete achievements the ecosystem functions and services of the plant , which allow to go beyond the aesthetic and cultural function of the landscape. It highlights the skills and expertise of industry professionals .
This event is also part of the historical context of the 200th anniversary o
— FLAG OF ARSENAL 21 Boulevard Morland, 75004 Paris Métro: Bastille Sully-Morland or (1-5-7-8 lines), Bus 87, 86, 6
In collaboration with the FFP Michel Corajoud portraits with Alexandre Chemetoff , Landscape designer and President of the association: l’Atelier Michel Corajoud present the ‘Experience of Landscape’ conference
The notion of landscape is very recent. It is believed to be well established but its development is not so obvious. Our professional skills they used to solve problems that are consensus or do they need to fuel new broader questions and more especially cross?Today, do we have to answer
The Indian Society of Landscape Architects (ISOLA) Annual Conference will take place in Goa in January 2017.
Their 12th Annual Conference is scheduled around Changing Climates, Evolving Landscapes. With India’s long coastal stretch, it is imminent that we link the theme to a coastal locale. The aesthetics, ecology and the development stress challenging Goa makes it the chosen destination for the ISOLA Annual Conference 2017. Led by speakers and subject leaders, the conference uses active learnin
— ANCB The Aedes Metropolitan Laboratory, Christinenstr. 18 - 19, 10119 Berlin
Is infrastructure just the plumbing and wiring of the human environment, or is it the true lifeblood of the spaces we inhabit? Infrastructural systems facilitate the flow of anything from people and goods to resources and information. While engineered to perform specific tasks, such networks also determine the structure of buildings, cities, and metropolitan regions, i