22 - 24 May 2019
The European Forum on Urban Forestry 2019: Call for Abstracts
Conference and venue: For 20 years, the European Forum on Urban Forestry (EFUF) has been a unique meeting place for forest andgreenspace managers, planners, architects, researchers, public authorities and policy makers to shareinterdisciplinary experience and good practices within the field of urban greening, urban forests andurban forestry. Urban forests are vibrant places for multifaceted recreational activities, social gathering and mentalrestoration, but also provide biomass for an urban...
18 - 19 December 2018
Turin Living Lab Co-design workshop
Projects parters will meet in Mirafiori Sud, the Turin Living Lab, to plan the co-design process of the proGIreg project. The objectives of the two-day workshop include ensuring roles and responsibilities, expectations and procedures for stakeholder engagement are clear. Representatives from the city of Turin, the Polytechnic University of Turin, the Mirafiori Community Foundation, OrtiAlti, the Association Miravolante and ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability will attend.
7 December 2018
Dortmund Living Lab Co-design Workshop
Dortmund will host Living Lab project partners for an all-day workshop to focus on the co-design elements of the proGIreg project in the Huckarde area. Participants will include local aquaponics experts the Urbanisten and hei-tro GmbH, the University of Applied Sciences of South-Westphalia, Lohrberg landscape architects, representatives from the city of Dortmund and associations from the Huckarde area, and ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability.
3 - 4 December 2018
Zagreb Living Lab Co-design Workshop
Project partners will meet in Zagreb for a workshop on the co-design of the Living lab Sesvete. Participants include representatives from the city of Zagreb, including from the Bureau for Spatial Planning, the Architectural Faculty of the University of Zagreb, the local NGO Zelene i plave Sesvete, the Komfor Klima Group and ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability. The objectives are to structure and integrate co-design elements into the project activities. Partners will plan...
28 November - 1 December 2018
Mantova, Italy - Aula Magna, University of Mantova
World Forum on Urban Forests
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the Municipality of Mantova, the Italian Society of Silviculture and Forest Ecology (SISEF) and the Politecnico di Milano are organising the 1st World Forum on Urban Forests, which is titled “Changing the nature of cities: the role of urban forestry for a green, healthier and happier future”. ProGIreg will be represented by Carlo Calfapietra (CNR) at the Side Event - “Nature-Based Solutions: overcoming barriers, enhancing...
22 November 2018, 09:00 - 18:00
Turin, Italy - Aula 10V, Castello del Valentino
The agricultural park as an interface between city and countryside - Il parco agricolo come interfaccia tra città e campagna
The conference aims to present some of the most significant cases of 'Agricultural Park', to evaluate their results, potentials and limits. It is being organised within the framework of proGIreg. For more information see the programme (Italian). La conferenza si propone di presentare alcuni dei casi di ‘Parco Agricolo’ più significativi, per valutarne i risultati ottenuti, le potenzialità e i limiti, al fine di ricavarne indicazioni per il sistema delle aree agricole...