IFLA issued its first newsletter with details of the 2017 Word Congress.
The 2017 Congress, hosted by the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects – Association des architects paysagistes du Canada (CSLAAAPQ), will be held at the World Design Summit in Montréal, Québec, October 16 – 19,2017.
An update from the Professional Practice and Policy Committee Chair, Marina Cervera Alonso de Medina
“The countdown for IFLA World Congress in Montréal is on. This annual gathering of our profession will be an exceptional occasion to meet and network with other professionals, NGO and entities dealing with design all around the world, as our Council will be actually integrated to the World Design Summit – Montréal – October 16-25, 2017.
This time framework, has been set as a challenge to our wor
IFLA Asia Pacific region has announced the jury line up for IFLA Asia-Pac LA Awards 2017. They say ‘This year we are privileged to receive tremendous support from more than 10 presidents of IFLA national associations and 4 IFLA Regional Presidents from Africa, Americas, Europe and Middle East with Asia Pacific region President as host juror. In addition, this year we are honoured to have two special guest jury on the panel. They are Mr William Lau, Ambassador for South East Asia of International
Kathryn Moore, IFLA president was the Keynote Speaker of the recent Conference “Green Infrastructure: Nature Based Solutions for Sustainable and Resilient Cities” held in Orvieto between the 4th and 7th of April 2017.
A strategic conference for the NBS priority area in the European Commission H2020 fram
World Landscape Architecture opened the call for entries in late 2016 for the inaugural WLA Awards with entries being received from all over the world in early 2017. The standard of entries was of such a high quality that the judging had to be extended for shortlisting the final entries.
Today World Landscape Architecture announced that the jury of the WLA Awards have come to a decision.
There were four categories: Built Design Award, Conceptual design award, Research and communicatio
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The 3rd City discourse will focus on the future city, and as an idea to be postulated and explored, taking us beyond our post-industrial cities to ask what is necessary and what is possible for future cities, their people, their ecologies, their territories and spaces. The discussion will be guided over two days by a range of keynote speakers and panels who will explore the them
CTLAS (Chinese Landscape Architects Society in Taiwan) has issued an update on it recent activities.
Their Annual Meeting took place on January 15th, 2017. The event began with the annual report regarding the current research projects, plans for 2017, and vision for the landscape region in Taiwan. We introduced the IFLA and IFLA Asia Pacific Region, and encouraged our
The construction was started in 2010, and the museum was opened in May, 2013. Covering an area of 65,000㎡ and a floor space of 49,950㎡, the museum consists of the main building, indoor gardens and outdoor exhibition areas. The main building offers 28,200㎡ for exhibition. As a permanent public cultural venue,
The AED Conference has announced a call for papers. 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 discusses the built environment, and the factors that assist in shaping the built environment and how it affects our lives and our activities. IEREK for International Experts for Research Enrichmen
Since 1978 Oscar took part in Roberto Burle Marx’s expedition group on research for ornamental plant
ISOCARP have announced the launch of the ISOCARP Awards Programme 2017
ISOCARP bestows the following three awards:
1. Awards for Excellence: The ISOCARP Awards for Excellence are conferred in recognition of exceptionally innovative urban and regional initiatives. For Call click here.
2. Gerd Albers Award: given for best publication in the last year (this award is only for ISOCARP members). For Call click here.
3. Student Award: addressed to a student or student-group with outstanding results in