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Athens: Ecology + Environment + Architecture
Start Date 10/04/2008
End Date 13/04/2008
Location Athens
Country Greece
Description Athens: Ecology + Environment + Architecture

10-13 April 2008
Athens, Greece

Organizer: AIA Continental Europe the European chapter of the American Institute of Architects.

Organizing partner: Ecoweek

Participation of:
British Council
Embassies of Sweden and Denmark
One Planet Living
American School of Classical Studies
The Community Solution
Earthome Productions

Participation and support of:
Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE)
International Union of Architects International Work Program Architecture and Renewable Energy Sources (UIA-ARES)

This international architectural conference will have a message delivered by architects, internationally acclaimed keynote speakers and world-acclaimed documentaries. A message that comes forward from the ‘green’ buildings’ exhibition during the conference and the ‘green’ initiatives at the Zappeion; a message that will be revealed in the guided tours within the rich historic context of Athens.

Among the distinguished speakers are: ‘green skyscrapers’ architect Ken Yeang, ‘landscape healer’ landscape designer Julie Bargmann of DIRT Studio in Charlottesville, Virginia, Greek architect Alexandros Tombazis, and ‘BedZed London zero-emissions development’ director Benjamin Gill of BioRegional.

Early registration ends 29 February 2008 http://aiaeurope.org/events/2008/Athens/

URL aiaeurope.org/events/2008/Athens/