2018 CSLA and OALA Conference

3 days Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto

 

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logo_AnaDeadline for abstract submission to the 54th ISOCARP Congress: Bodø, Norway, 1-5 October 2018 is 31 March 2018.

You can find out more details here.

Deadline for IFLA 2018 Student Charrette entry

IFLA 2018 Today is the deadline for the charrette entry. Theme: Optimisation of Biodiversity Conservation in an Urban Island State (this is a summary of my the theme described attached). There will be 3 sub-themes namely “Biophilic City”, “Smart Nation” and “Future Resilience”, which echoes the IFLA 2018 Congress sub-themes. Prizes sponsored by the Stichting Nava Polman-Gerson Foundation of The Netherlands: 1st Prize $1,500 US 2nd Prize $1,000 US 3rd Prize $ 500 US Submission Deadline: This has now been

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Seminar: Landscape Education for Democracy

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The landscape belongs to everyone. We should all have equal access to it and a voice in how it is used, valued and maintained. However, spatial planning education rarely includes considerations of democratic processes, participatory planning, community design and landscape stewardship. Furthermore, it does not fully prepare young practioners to become leaders in promoting democratic landscape change and work effectively in partnership with communities.

The ide

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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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Online seminar: CO-LAND – Inclusive Coastal Landscapes

85 days
The goal is to empower future planners and designers through an interdisciplinary, problem-based learning environment that enhances the innovative competencies needed for addressing spatial, social, cultural and environmental challenges in Europe.
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Online course: 23.03.-15.06.2018, weekly sessions on Fridays from 15 00 – 16 30 pm CET
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Landscape50

Sheffield, UK

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Landscape 50: The future of Landscape Architecture

Landscape 50 brings together leading thinkers and practitioners from around the world to set out a bold future vision for Landscape Architecture. This landmark event presents a unique opportunity to hear from global leaders at the very forefront of the discipline, in a stimulating and dynamic environment.

Landscape 50 celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Department of Landscape at the University of Sheffield, the first independent sc

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Danske Landskabsarkitekter General Assembly 2018

Aarhus School of Architecture, Studsgade Auditoriet, Studsgade 33. General meeting and dinner will take place in the canteen, Nørreport 16. View map of the Architecture School
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As an act of the annual general meeting, Danske Landskabsarkitekter invites in collaboration with Aarhus School of Architecture for a party lecture with the internationally renowned landscape architect Thorbjörn Andersson . Thorbjörn is, besides being a professor at SLU and practicing landscape architect, author of several books, including Swedish garden art for four hundred years and has contributed to the New Agenda. The lecture will take place in English. After the lecture, Danish Landscape

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Deadline for nominations for the 2018 Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award

SGJA Brochure 2018Today is the deadline for nominations for the Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Awards 2018. More info here.

Deadline for nominations – IFLA 2018-2020 Elections

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Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 19.00 is the deadline for nominations for the IFLA 2018-2020 Elections, full information about the call and process is here.

5th International Green Roof Congress 2018

2 days Al Shaheed Park, Kuwait

Logo 6_Türme golden_HG weiß25th International Green Roof Congress 2018 – Kuwait City – The Urban Oasis Experience: The fifth edition of IGRA´s prestigious congress series deals with the special challenges of Green Roofs in dry climates. More than one-third of the world population already lives in these expanding regions, without considering the global metropolitan areas which often are grappling with the same problems and referred to as “city deserts”. The performance of Green Roofs in these special environments is strongl

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Ljubljana, Slovenia

c_W1sicmVzaXplIiwxNTAwXSxbIm1heCJdLFsid2UiXV0The third event of the Landezine LIVE lecture series, titled ‘Read/Write Landscape’ will explore the architecture of imaginative and physical landscapes with the help from renowned international experts; Georges Descombes (Geneva) – landscape architect, Klaske Havik (Amsterdam) – architect – editor – professor, Pavel Gantar (Ljubljana) – urban sociologist and Chris Eckman (Ljubljana – Seattle) – singer-songwriter and writer. ‘Read/Write Landscape’ will happen on Tuesday, February 13th, at 5pm in

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I International Congress – Transversal Tourism and Landscape

3 days Torremolinos, Malaga, Spain

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Deadline for call for entries to AAPME 2018 Awards

25182080_1635301969868307_8490861197392451489_o2 Feb 2018 12pm Singapore Time Zone (SGT), UTC +08 is the deadline for entries to the IFLA AAPME Awards 2018 – Resilience by Design. 

Full information about the competition can be found here.

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Deadline for submission of proposals for ASLA 2018 Meeting and EXPO

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Deadline for proposals is 31 January 2018. More information on the call here.

Deadline for the submission of abstracts to MELAC

POSTER MELAC  ENGLISH-webJanuary 30th is the deadline for the submission of abstracts to MELAC. Full info here.

Deadline for abstracts submission to 2018 IFLA World Congress

IFLA 2018Today is the deadline for call for abstracts for IFLA 2018 World Congress. More info here

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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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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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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