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.

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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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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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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.

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

2017_Joint-Conf_banner_horizontal-2-588x190Smart Communities: Joint International Conference ISOCARP-OAPA/53rd ISOCARP Congress, Portland, Oregon, USA, 24-27 October 2017

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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