NEWS: Category: events

Earth Charter Celebration Day at DUDOC Vancouver

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Respect and care for the community of life, ecological integrity, social and economic justice, democracy, nonviolence and peace: these are the principles that had founded the Earth Charter Initiative and continue to be upheld and applied through various worldwide collaborative efforts of education, awareness campaigning, policy and governance reformation, and...

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BCSLA Annual General Meeting 2016, Vancouver

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The BCSLA Annual Conference provides an excellent opportunity for Landscape Architects, interns, students, design professionals and key stakeholders from the public and private sectors, academia, and the community to come together and share perspectives. This year's premiere event for Landscape Architects and allied design professionals in British Columbia was held...

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SPARE-time

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Thanks to the gracious hosts at Salex, The Kingpins (Popovich) had a chance to bowl a couple of frames at the Ballroom in downtown Toronto.

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6th Annual AED Event in Toronto, Ontario

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Shimmerman Penn's 6th Annual Architecture, Engineering & Design Event, Creating and Sustaining Momentum in Toronto: Assessing outcomes and planning for a visionary future, was held on Thursday, November 5 at the Gardiner Museum.  The discussion proved to be very candid and open dialogue between panelist and audience debating the merits and...

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Meeting of the Minds in Richmond, California

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Meeting of the Minds is a global knowledge sharing platform based in San Francisco, CA. Their annual summits have been dedicated to a singular proposition: “Bring together a carefully chosen set of key urban sustainability and technology stakeholders and gather them around a common platform in ways that help build...

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CUSP in Chicago, Illinois

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CUSP refers to itself as “A conference about the design of everything”, bringing people from different worlds of  advertising, architecture planning, broadcasting, consumer electronics, corporate communications, education, filmmaking, furniture, graphic design, industrial design, international tax law, journalism, learning technology, manufacturing, medicine, music, not-for-profit, technology, theater, philanthropy, public relations, public transportation, publishing,...

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Cultural Landscape Foundation in Toronto, Ontario

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With a theme entitled Second Wave of Modernism lll: Leading with Landscape, this conference hosted by The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) addressed the subject of planning for city identity at the eclipse of ‘historical’ and ‘modern’.

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99U in New York, New York

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“Genius is 1% inspiration, and 99% perspiration.” - Thomas Edison

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BCSLA Annual 2015, in Whistler, British Columbia

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The Conference, entitled, “Corridors: Connecting BC Communities” examined communities outside the larger urban centres of British Columbia providing an opportunity to understand how the diversity of these landscapes requires us to increasingly develop the techniques and tools of our profession.

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OALA AGM 2015 in Guelph, Ontario

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It was that time of the year for another day of AGM and conference for the Ontario Association of Landscape Architects (OALA). A special significance was attached to this year’s Conference, with myself (Dalia) as Co-Chair of CEC orchestrating a big role in the organization of the Conference keynote and...

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Kendall Receives OALA Award for Volunteer Excellence

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At the Awards Ceremony of the AGM and Conference of the Ontario Association of Landscape Architects (OALA) this year, our very own Kendall Flower was called to the stage to receive a prestigious award for her progressive influence as a Volunteer founding and creating the organization’s MCE Program.

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CEI Architecture: Innovative Technology and Building Design

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Stephen was invited to attend a unique forum to discuss possible avenues for improving project delivery within the construction industry. Focused on the use of innovative technologies to realize this end, many of the ideas shared with our Team elaborated on cross-disciplinary workflow management methods which can be built over...

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On Sustainability: Copenhagen, Denmark

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The On Sustainability Conference brought together a community of professionals and academics who share a common concern for sustainability in a holistic perspective, where environmental, cultural, economic and social concerns intersect. As a first-time delegate, Stephen embarked on a journey to the exemplary land of sustainable design and community practice,...

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Living Future Institute 2013 in Seattle, Washington

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“Technology will not save us. We need to reconnect with nature as designers.” — Jason McLennan

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OALA AGM 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario

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The culture of our firm is built on a team commitment to personal and professional growth through pursuit of continuous learning. We pride ourselves on actively maintaining awareness of the latest trends, innovations and techniques within the development and environmental industries.

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ASLA Annual 2012 in Pheonix, Arizona

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This year’s American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA) conference was hosted by the Arizona Chapter at the recently expanded Phoenix Convention Centre. The inspirational conference theme was formally stated to be “Beyond Boundaries: Design, Leadership and Community.” However in an ironic way, the message apparent to me throughout many of the...

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