Welcome to the February Edition of IFLA APR's Newsletter.
Firstly, the IFLA AAPME Awards 2022 Call for submissions are only open for 3 more weeks, look out for the 9 tips we share to help you with your submission! Next, the IFLA World Congress GwangJu 2022 Call for abstracts are closing very soon so do submit before the deadline, and to register for the congress happening from Aug 31 - Sep 2. The congress also has a Student Design Competition so be sure to check that out.
We are happy to announce that the nominations for the 2022 IFLA APR Elections are now open. Next, the Hong Kong 2022 International Urban Forestry Conference will be taking place next week, don't forget to register for the conference to catch it. Lastly, the Indian Society of Landscape Architects shares a summary of their ISOLA Conference 2022 that took place earlier in February.
|IFLA AAPME Awards 2022 Call for Submissions|
The IFLA AAPME Awards 2022 Call for submissions are still open for only 3 more weeks! If you are in the midst of preparing, we share 9 tips to help in your submissions.
The AAPME Awards provide a significant opportunity to showcase your company and projects on a global stage, so get started now and submit by March 15!
View our submission tips and and more information about the awards.
|2022 IFLA APR Elections: Open For Nominations|
Calling all eligible candidates! Nominations for the 2022 IFLA APR Elections are now open.
All aspirants are encouraged to contact their national association delegate for the nomination process.
Submission Deadline: 4th April 2022, 1800hrs (GMT+8)
View the nomination resources and more information on the nomination process.
|IFLA World Congress Gwangju 2022 Call for Abstracts|
Last call for abstract submissions for the 58th IFLA World Congress to present on the theme Re:Public Landscape, deadline closes on February 28!
Held in Gwangju, Korea from Aug 31 - Sep 2 2022, the congress aims to reclaim public leadership in landscape architecture as we re:visit professional and academic achievements to date, re:shape the earth through emerging discourse and technologies, re:vive everyday lives to healthier and more vibrant ways, and finally re:connect to nature.
Registrations end May 15.
Submit an abstract or view more information about the congress.
|IFLA 2022 Student Design Competition|
The Student Design Competition of the 58th IFLA World Congress 2022 is open to all diploma, undergraduate, and graduate students of Landscape Architecture for submission from April 19 - 29.
Following the congress' theme Re:Public Landscape, this competition allows students to demonstrate their abilities in three categories:
- Analysis and Planning
- Landscape Design
- Applied Research
View the competition brief and more information on submissions.
|Hong Kong 2022 International Urban Forestry Conference|
Happening next week! The Hong Kong 2022 International Urban Forestry Conference“Well-being: Our Urban Forest ● Our Community”, organised by Development Bureau, will be held on March 2 - 3, 2022,
The Conference will explore subjects ranging from the urban forestry in infrastructure planning and design, its relationship with the wellness and the health of people, and its sustainable management via a mix of formats including talks, panel discussions to virtual booth exhibitions, with four plenary sessions:
- Well-being Cities
- Urban Forestry in the Greater Bay Area
- Landscape Design for Health and Well-being
- Healthy Urban Forest
Don't miss out, register now!
|Summary of the ISOLA Conference 2022|
ISOLA held their 14th National Conference from 11 - 13 February this month.
With the theme UNBUILT LANDSCAPES, the conference focused on the global perspectives of
landscape design responses to the diverse and complex interactions of the built with the unbuilt and the consequences of these interactions
Read the summary of the conference activities.
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Interested to raise your profile, promote your products and services, or even share your winning proposal and projects?
IFLA-APR has launched a webinar series for online learning that will enable attendees to earn CPD points with their respective associations. This initiative is designed for continued exchange and to promote learning opportunities during this challenging period.