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Enhancing the nexus between urban forestry and landscape architecture for greener, healthier and more resilient cities | 2021 BFU LA MASTER TALKS

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Enhancing the nexus between urban forestry and landscape architecture for greener, healthier and more resilient cities | 2021 BFU LA MASTER TALKS

The School of Landscape Architecture at Beijing Forestry University (BFU) launched the 2021 BFU LA MASTER TALKS series of activities in September 2021. The 1st and the 2nd session were successfully held on September 29th and October 9th. The event totally received more than 16,000 views from audience at home and abroad.

This series of activities serves as a sharing and exchange platform integrating teaching, academic exchanges and practice. Free to the public, it builds a bridge of dialogue between masters and practitioners, and unites schools and industrial forces to conduct in-depth discussions and collision of thoughts on the new design ideas and cases emerging in landscape architecture planning and design practice in recent years, and jointly promote the prosperity and development of the landscape architecture discipline.

In the third session, BFU will invite Cecil Konijnendijk, professor of Urban Forestry at the University of British Columbia, program director of the Master of Urban Forestry Leadership. He is also the editor-in-chief of Arboriculture and Urban Forestry and Co-director of Nature Based Solutions Institute.

Theme:
Enhancing the nexus between urban forestry and landscape architecture for greener, healthier and more resilient cities.

The third session will be launched online at 19:00-21:00 (GMT+ 8) on October 15, 2021 (Friday).

 

Agenda
Opening speech, 19:00—19:05
LI Liang, vice dean and professor of the School of Landscape Architecture at BFU

About 2021 BFU LA MASTER TALKS, 19:05—19:10
DONG Li, professor of the School of Landscape Architecture, Beijing Forestry University, and president of the National Innovation Alliance of Plants and Human Ecological Environment (NIA-PHEE).

International lecture, 19:10—20:30
Guest speaker: Cecil C. Konijnendijk, professor of Urban Forestry at the University of British Columbia, program director of the Master of Urban Forestry Leadership. 

Interpreter: YAO Na, Ph.D. in Silviculture, Beijing Forestry University.

HUANG Shuping, Ph.D. in Landscape Architecture, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University. Lecturer, College of Architecture and Planning, Fujian University of Technology.

Dialogue & Communication, 20:30—20:55

Professor Cecil C. Konijnendijk & Professor DONG Li

Q&A

Concluding remarks, 20:55—21:00

DONG Li, professor of the School of Landscape Architecture, Beijing Forestry University, and president of the National Innovation Alliance of Plants and Human Ecological Environment (NIA-PHEE).

Organization

Organizers:School of Landscape Architecture, Beijing Forestry University

Official Website:http://sola.bjfu.edu.cn/

Executive Organizers:Beijing Landscape Architecture Journal Co., Ltd.

Official Website:www.lalavision.com

Upcoming international guest speakers:

Henri Bava
Founding partner, Agence TER. Well-known French landscape architect. 
Professor, Landscape department of the school of architecture at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). 

Enric Batlle
PhD - Associate professor, Department of Urbanism and Regional Planning UPC. 
Founding partner, Batlle & Roig Architects, Barcelona. International recognized works mainly dealing with landscape architecture and environment.

Tom Leader
Founder and principal of Tom Leader Studio (TLS) Landscape Architecture in Berkeley, CA. Grounded his practice in an authentic understanding and appreciation of culture, ecology, craftsmanship and design. 

 

 

Date:
Friday 15 October 2021

Time:
12.00 am 

Where:
Online

Live streaming link:
https://wx.vzan.com/live/tvchat-1255574309
Room Number:844 3613 2184
Password:481640

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