Landscape Triennial 2017 – The Next Landscape – Confrontations in Metropolitan Landscape, 8 September, 2017

Landscape Triennial 2017 – The Next Landscape

The theme of the Landscape Triennial 2017 is The Next Landscape. What will define the landscape of the future? What will our everyday surroundings look like in the coming decades? Who will take care of it? What are the driving forces behind the changes in our landscape? Who will create it? Together we will find out.

Please join in and help our thought process!

The 2017 Landscape Triennial program is centered around 4 program segments:

  • The Next Lands

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Europa Nostra receives IFLA Europe Award 2017!

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It is the aim of IFLA Europe to recognise the work of exceptional people who believe that our way of perceiving and understanding the world – derived from our profession – could contribute to its development. This year we presented our Award to Europa Nostra. The Award was received on behalf of Europa Nostra by John Sell, Executive Vice President, at the IFLA Europe General Assembly, which took place in Bucharest, Romania, 1-4 June 2017.

IFLA EUROPE feels close to the work and objectives and

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World Design Summit, Montreal 16-25 October 2017 – Last call for proposal

Last call for proposal!

With 1000 participants already registered and well over 700 proposals submitted, we are excited to bring the first World Design Summit to Montréal from 16-25 October!

Link: http://worlddesignsummit.com

Video link youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLytHCl5gM8

The Submissions keep rolling in!

 

  • over 700 submissions from over 50 countries
  • 88 topics covered
  • already 270 speaker proposals approved

Due to overwhelming response and continued interest in ‘the call’, The

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IFLA Europe supports Paris 2015 Climate Change Accord

IFLA Europe Support to 2015 Paris Climate Change accord

 

Call for entries for LILA – Landezine International Landscape Award 2017

Landezine is calling professionals from the field of landscape architecture to send submissions for the second edition of LILA – Landezine International Landscape Award by May 26th.

After a very successful first edition of LILA in 2016 Landezine is announcing new categories. Beside the established award for offices, designers can now submit also up to two projects in the “Project” category. Manufacturers of urban equipment can send up to 3 products in the “Product” category.

Main link: http://l

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IFLA Europe launches 4th Young Professionals Competition on theme„ (Un)limited landscapes: no fence, no offence”

IFLA Europe proudly announces the launch of its fourth Young Professionals Competition on the theme „ (Un)limited landscapes. no fence, no offence”.

The deadline for submitting contributions is 31th of July 2017.

The results will be announced in October 2017.

The winner of each category will be invited to our General Assembly in 2018 in London !

For further information (rules and overview of the previous editions f.e.) please consult our website http://youthcompetition.iflaeurope.eu/

 

 

 

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IFLA Europe Honorary Member Michael Oldham member of Jury for CoE Landscape Award

EUROPEAN LANDSCAPE CONVENTION

Landscape Award of the Council of Europe

5th Session 2016 – 2017

An international jury, comprising five people met at the Council of Europe on the 4th and 5th April to consider the entries for the prestigious Landscape Award of the Council of Europe.  Thirteen projects had been submitted ranging from rural landscape management projects to major urban redevelopment.  The countries represented in the competition were as follows:  Andorra, Belgium, Czech Republic, Finl

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Call for Papers – 2nd International Conference on Conservation of cultural heritage, 23-26 February 2018, Luxor

CALL FOR PAPERS for 2nd International Conference on Conservation of cultural heritage, 23-26 February 2018, Luxor Aswan, egypt

Architecture is the platform where all cultures, heritages, traditions, and histories meet, through architectural conservation, the built heritage is prolonged and conserved by the planning of individuals or organisations that works solely for the purpose of conservation & preservation of Architectural heritage. Through critical decisions that are based on the criteria

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Landscape Architecture Europe (LAE) calls on professionals from all over the continent to send in their most relevant and exemplary projects for publication in the fifth yearbook on European practice

Landscape Architecture Europe (LAE) calls on professionals from all over the continent to send in their most relevant and exemplary projects for publication in the fifth yearbook on European practice. 

Closing date 15 May 2017

Besides “traditional” landscape architectural work – designed and constructed sites of all sizes – we are also interested in receiving strategic projects and research results (i.e. studies and spatial scenarios on climate adaptation, energy transition, urban renewal, her

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9th Council of Europe Conference on the European Landscape Convention, Strasbourg 23 March 2017

On 23rd March, the 9th Council of Europe Conference on the European Landscape Convention has started in Strasbourg. Adopted by the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on 19 July 2000, the European Landscape Convention was opened for signature by the Organisation’s member states in Florence on 20 October of that year. As the first international treaty devoted exclusively to all aspects of landscape, it addresses the Council of Europe’s key challenges in the areas of human rights, demo

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Entente Florale Europe – Europe wide competition for villages, towns and cities

Entente Florale Europe – Europe wide competition for villages, towns and cities, administered by the international organisation Association Europeenne pour le Fleurissement et le Paysage AEFP. It has been in existence since 1975, and currently 9 European countries take part. Each country must pick its entrants from its national competition, and on this basis, thousands of communities in the 9 countries participate on a regular basis. Entente Florale Europe raises the awareness of the importance

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18th Digital Landscape Architecture Conference DLA will be held in Bernburg, Germany, 7-10 June 2017

18th Digital Landscape Architecture Conference DLA will be held in Bernburg, Germany, 7-10 June 2017

The 18th Digital Landscape Architecture Conference DLA will be held in Bernburg, Germany, 7-10 June 2017 and will gather landscape architects and planning professionals from around the world who are using information technology to build a sustainable future. This year´s main themes are RESPONSIVE LANDSCAPES and SMART GREEN CITIES.

Keynote speakers include Prof. Dr. Adrienne Grêt-Regamey, Prof. Herbert Dreiseitl, Prof. Dr. Carl Steinitz, Lawrie Jordan, Prof. Dr. Jörg Rekittke and others; and the

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IFLA-UIA Working Group

IFLA-UIA Working Group

Members of this working group are:

Helena Gutmane, Chair
Ana Ines Bajcura, Member, IFLA Americas Kim, Sung-KyunMember, IFLA Asia-Pacific
Fritz AuweckMember, IFLA Europe Salma SamahaMember, IFLA Europe
Anna Luiza ArtesiMember Carlos JankilevicMember
Jala MakhzoumiMember

CURRENT PROJECTS AND INITIATIVES:

Indigenous Ecosystem Corridors and Nodes: A joint project of the UIA and the IFLA
The UIA and the IFLA have jointly committed to the establishmen

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Pulse of Europe

Pulse of Europe, is a social initiative to preserve Europe – beyond party or religion. Everyone who accepts the European idea can be part of this. The European pulse needs to be felt again. We are convinced that the majority of people believe in the fundamental idea of the European Union and its reformability and development and does not want to sacrifice it to nationalist tendencies.  Nothing less than the protection of an alliance, which secures peace and guarantees individual freedom, justice

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9th Council of Europe Conference on the European Landscape Convention, 23-24 March 2017, Strasbourg

9th Council of Europe Conference on the European Landscape Convention

Palais de l’Europe, Strasbourg (FR) – 23-24 March 2017

Conference organised under the auspices of the Cypriot Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe. The aim of the Conference is to present to all member and observer States of the Council of Europe, and to international governmental and non-governmental institutions and organisations, the progress made in the implementation of the Convention, and p

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Energy and Heritage – Third Summer School on the History of Energy, Paris July 2017 – call on energy and cultural landscape topic for PhD candidats

Energy and Heritage – Third Summer School on the History of Energy, Paris July 2017

This year, the Committee for the History of Electricity and Energy is running its third summer school on the history of energy, designed for young researchers affiliated with a research institution, either in Europe or beyond.

The summer school provides a multidisciplinary environment for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers in the humanities and social sciences specialised in the history of energy. It will enab

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Conference “René André’s (1867–1942) time: A field of creativity of landscape architects – from greenery to town planning“, Vilnius, Lithuania 29-30 September 2017

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Conference “René André’s (1867–1942) time: A field of creativity of landscape architects – from greenery to town planning“, which will take place in Vilnius, Lithuania 29-30 September 2017. The Conference will be held at Traku Voke Manor. The Conference is hosted by the Lithuanian Club of Friends of Edouard François André, Lithuanian Association of Landscape Architects (LALA), Vilnius Gediminas Technical University and Klaipeda University.

The Conference is organized to commemorate in 2017 the

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AESOP PHD WORKSHOP 2017 – University of Aveiro, Department of Social, Political and Territorial Sciences -

NEW DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: 14TH MARCH 2017

The deadline for submission of abstracts to the AESOP PhD Workshop 2017. “Spaces of Dialogue for Places of Dignity: Challenges for Planning Researchj”, taking place at the University of Aveiro was extended. The new date is 14th March 2017.

The University of Aveiro is delighted to organize for the second time the AESOP PhD workshop – aft

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Norwegian Association of Landscape Architects Annual Conference Fagdagen 2017

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The Association of Norwegian Landscape Architects (NLA) is holding annual conference, Fagdagen 2017 which will take place on 31 March 2017 in Moss, in Verket Scene

The conference focuses on good planning and living in medium sized cities like Moss.

Main language of the conference is Norwegian.

“Keynote presentations by:

Ole Schrøder, The 3rd Nature, Copenhagen

Sylvia Karres, Karres&Brands, Hilversum, Netherlands“

About the Conference on NLA website:

http://landskapsarkitektur.no/data/artikle

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Call for abstracts and posters until 28 February 2017 – Biodiversity and Health in the Face of Climate Change Challenges, opportunities and evidence gaps

Biodiversity and Health
in the Face of Climate Change

Challenges, opportunities and evidence gaps

27-29 June 2017, Bonn/Germany

Co-sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe

European Conference hosted by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the European Network of Heads of Nature Conservation Agencies (ENCA) in co-operation with the Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) / German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDi

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EKLIPSE Report – An impact evaluation framework to support planning and evaluation of nature-based solutions projects

An impact evaluation framework to support planning and evaluation of nature-based solutions projects

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Nature-Based Solutions (NBS)  are  solutions to societal challenges that are inspired and supported by nature. The European Commission requested the EKLIPSE project to help building up an evidence and knowledge base on the benefits and challenges of applying NBS. In response to the request, the EKLIPSE Expert Working Group on Nature-based Solutions to Promote Climate Resilience in Urban Areas (E

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An impact evaluation framework to support planning and evaluation of nature-based solutions projects

An impact evaluation framework to support planning and evaluation of nature-based solutions projects

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EKLIPSE Expert Working Group report
Nature-Based Solutions (NBS)  are  solutions to societal challenges that are inspired and supported by nature. The European Commission requested the EKLIPSE project to help building up an evidence and knowledge base on the benefits and challenges of applying NBS. In response to the request, the EKLIPSE Expert Working Group on Nature-based Solutions to Promote

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ECTP-CEU Young Planners Workshop 2017 & 12th Biennial of European Towns and Town Planners Paris, June 2017

The Young Planners Workshop 2017 will be concluded at the 12th Biennial of European Towns and Town Planners -12è Biennale Européene des Villes et des Urbanistes- to be held 27- 29 June 2017 in Paris & Plain Commune under the general title Villes et Jeux Olympiques et Paralympiques, bilans et prospective – Cities and Olympic and Paralympic Games, feedback and future -.

In the frame of the Biennial, the ECTP Young Planners Workshop is scheduled as a preliminary event of the Biennial in order to en

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Serbian Association of Landscape Architects organises 7th Landscape Architecture Exhibition from 31 May to 30 June 2017

Serbian Association of Landscape Architects organises 7th Landscape Architecture Exhibition from 31 May to 30 June 2017

The exhibition is for all professionals (individuals, groups or offices) engaged in the field of landscape architecture and Students (individuals or groups from faculties dealing with landscape architectural topics)

The following categories are available:

1. Landscape architectural design – Implemented (parks, open sports and recreation centres and areas, pedestrian areas, squ

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Call for Abstracts for 2017 ECLAS Conference “Creation/Reaction”

2017 ECLAS conference Creation/Reaction

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We are delighted to announce the ECLAS call for abstracts for the 2017 ECLAS conference Creation/Reaction. The conference will be hosted at the University of Greenwich, London, 10-13 September 2017. Please find below more information about the Call.

 

Call for papers:

 

The Advanced Landscape and Urbanism Research Group at the Department of Architecture and Landscape, University of Greenwich, invites the submission of abstracts for the ECLAS (European Cou

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