Public parks and gardens in 2017: We love plants!


logox2Public 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.


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Deadline for registration for the Lx Campus Ideas Competition

Landscape and LifeDeadline for Registration of individual candidate or candidate teams for the Lx Campus Ideas Competition.

For more information see here.

BIM and Landscape Architecture


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The link for registration is here.

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Deadline for the call for papers for the 5th IFLA Africa Symposium in Rabat, Morocco/ 5ème Symposium de l’IFLA-Africa à Rabat, Maroc

Today is the deadline for the submission of papers for the 5th IFLA Africa Symposium in Rabat, Morocco/ 5ème Symposium de l’IFLA-Africa à Rabat, Maroc.  You can see the full details of the call here.

Deadline for call for abstracts for the ICON-LA 2017 Conference

icon-la-logoToday is the deadline for submission of abstracts for the ICON-LA 2017 Conference ‘The three pillars of landscape architecture: Design, planning and management. New visions’

The conference will have three subthemes, reflecting the three pillars:

• Landscape design: Searching for innovative solutions in a time of great challenges
• Landscape planning: New visions
• Management and maintenance in landscape architecture: New technologies and solutions Time and Place:

Call for Abstracts

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Deadline for entries to the WLA Awards

AWARD-SHOP-LOGO-1The deadline for entries to the inaugural WLA Awards is today at 11.59 (Honolulu time)

More information about the awards can be found here.

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Management of organic green areas public and private

Villa Todesco, Banqueting-Resort-Convention, 42 Via Ca 'Dolfin, 35010, Villa del Conte, Italy

Screen Shot 2017-02-01 at 08.22.45CONFERENCE: MANAGEMENT OF ORGANIC GREEN AREAS PUBLIC AND PRIVATE, February 11 2017, Italy

An opportunity to meet and debate, organized by the College of Agricultural Technicians and Technicians Graduates of Padua, Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 09,00 am at Villa Todesco Villa del Conte Padova, to address this highly topical theme.

During this meeting, addressed to public and private administrations, and professional landscaping, will be presented the current regulations governing the use of pe

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International Conference on Landscape Observatories

2 days

saveeee.b4557cIn 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.

The conference programm

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‘Trees and Territories’ Symposium

Economic, social and environmental 9 Place d'Iéna, 75016 Paris

Screen Shot 2017-01-05 at 22.08.58For 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

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Talk: Transforming systems and engaging people to maximise health benefit from the natural environment

ICOSS conference room, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 4DP

Screen Shot 2017-02-01 at 12.23.54“Transforming systems and engaging people to maximise health benefit from the natural environment”

Rachel Stancliffe, Director of The Centre for Sustainable Healthcare

How do we achieve better health from the natural environment sustainably and on a large scale with budgets, professional and other silos seemingly preventing this from happening?

One way is to tackle the system and try to improve it. Another is to engage people directly in improving their o

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Deadline for 3rd Call for Contributions – CIPA Symposium 2017 (Ottawa, Canada)


CIPA2017logoinma3rd Call for Contributions – CIPA Symposium 2017

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Deadline for call for presentations at the ASLA Annual Meeting

2017_ASLA_Annual_banner1920Today is the deadline for presentation proposals for the 2017 ASLA Annual Meeting. Detailed information on this call is available here.

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La Casa de los Americanos: Vínculo entre Puerto Rico y Córcega

Museo Antiguo Arsenal de la Marina Española, San Juan, Puerto Rico

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La Casa de los Americanos -
Vínculo entre Puerto Rico y Córcega
 Actividad de ClausuraMuseo Antiguo Arsenal de la Marina Española

Sábado, 28 de ener

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Deadline for submission of papers – LI 2017 conference

Masterplan for Piazza Gae Aulenti. © AECOM

Masterplan for Piazza Gae Aulenti. © AECOM

The deadline submission of papers for the 2017 LI conference is today.  More information is available here

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Conference: Experiences of Landscape

FLAG OF ARSENAL 21 Boulevard Morland, 75004 Paris Métro: Bastille Sully-Morland or (1-5-7-8 lines), Bus 87, 86, 6

img_4196In 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

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ISOLA Annual Conference

2 days Goa

Goa-2017-Brochure copyThe 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

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ANCB The Aedes Metropolitan Laboratory, Christinenstr. 18 - 19, 10119 Berlin

Screen Shot 2017-01-17 at 20.49.39Is 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

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Call for entries for MLAA closes 19th January 2017

ILAM MLAAThe call for entries for the MLAA awards closes today.

The Malaysia Landscape Architecture Industry Awards (MLAA) Awards, with the Institute Landscape Architecture Malaysia (ILAM) present this awards to the most outstanding Malaysian landscape architecture consultancy firms, developers, researchers, students, contractors, suppliers, government agencies, media and outstanding individuals in Malaysia and abroad. These awards honour the best in landscape architecture from various aspects of the ind

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Deadline for applications to the US/ICOMOS 2017 International Exchange Program (IEP).

USICOMOS-WorldMap-Graphic2000-600x421Deadline for applications to the US/ICOMOS 2017 International Exchange Program (IEP) is 15th January 2017.  More information about this exchange programme can be found here.

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Talk: Imagining the heathy city in Britain 1700 – 1900

367 days Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences 219 Portobello Sheffield S1 4DP

SheffieldImagining the healthy city in Britain, 1700 to 1900

Dr Clare Hickman, University of Chester

Designed green spaces have long been seen as a way to help ameliorate the health problems caused by urbanization. From John Evelyn’s 1661 imagined circle of scented plantations surrounding London to Ebenezer Howard’s 1898 Garden City model, utopian thinkers have imagined ways in which cities could be made healthier through the creation of parks and gardens. This talk will look at the various ways designe

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World Design Summit: The Year’s Best Party!



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Seminar: Healthy Urban Landscape


NVTL Healthy flyerIFLA Member NVTL invite you to the seminar Healthy Urban Landscape. During the seminar, prominent experts and policy makers in the field of health and spatial planning will elaborate on the current need to link health with the physical environment. Health requires a new look at urban development with a focus not only on economic value creation, but also social values ​​and environmental values ​​(read: healthy).

You can download the flyer here.  More information about the event is on their websi

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The Making of Ethiopian Landscapes

2 days

logoEthiopian Institute of Architecture, Building Construction and City Development (EiABC) will organize the maiden edition of Ethiopian Landscape Forum between 15th and 16th December 2016. The forum theme is the Making of Ethiopian Landscapes. The is in line with International Federation of Landscape Architect’s (IFLA) action plan to expand the geographical spread of landscape architecture profession in Africa. This edition has a triple goal, namely:

  1. To herald the commencement of Masters of Lands

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Call for Abstracts for Landscape and Life Conference

62 days

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.

They have issued an invite abstracts for papers from researchers and practitioners from a broad range of disciplines, including landscape architecture, architecture, urban design, planning, sociology, environmental studies, environmental psychology, education, physical activity, and public health. We expect papers and presentations on topics c

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From city centres to channel tides: celebrating the very best of the landscape profession

The Building Centre, London
Image: Dr Tim Rich

Image: Dr Tim Rich

The LI is exhibiting the LI awards shortlisted projects at The Building Centre in London during November and December.  To complement the exhibition, the LI invites you to celebrate the Awards and discuss what they tell us about the landscape profession and where it may go from here.

Registration starts at 17.30 with the presentations from 18.00 followed by a drinks reception.

Hattie Hartman, Sustainability Editor of the Architects’ Journal, will chair the discussion.  Project

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