The 2nd Annual Future Landscape & Public Realm Qatar conference will taking place on 26-27 October 2015 at the Intercontinental The City Hotel Doha. This stand out event will welcome back key government agencies, consultants and private sector stakeholders. Organizations who attended in 2014 included Public Works Authority “Ashghal”, Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning, Qatar Foundation, Qatar Olympic Committee, AECOM, Arup, Perkins & Will and Atkins.
Expanding on the key themes that made 2014 such a GREAT success, this year’s agenda will include a special focus on “Designing for youth, sports and leisure”, an integral part of Qatar’s unique vision for its urban environment and the next generation that will help shape it.
Urban planning and landscape through children’s eyes
One of the new ideas for designing landscape and public realm is incorporating children and youth in urban planning and landscape. Find out at Future Landscape and Public Realm Qatar how architecture can be the combination of art, and science, and explore how life skills can be integrated through the involvement of children and youth.
A joint presentation by Bashayer AI-Ahmad, Co- founder of Archikid Academy from Kuwait, and Neda AI-Khallaf, Directing Manager of Archikid Academy will be held on 27th October at the Future Landscape and Public Realm Qatar and will include:
• Exploring how children are designers by nature
• Case study on Archikids projects, timeline and developments
• Discussing how children affect future challenges of urban cities
This event will also feature an exclusive film viewing on one of the world’s most remarkable garden projects.
For further information about the conference, please visit http://www.futurelandscapeqatar.com/