Strategic Partners: DETH - HELEXPO, HOTELIA - PHILOXENIA, INTERIORS FROM GREECE, AKTO COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN
After a series of events in Greece & abroad ECOWEEK is back in Thessaloniki. The International Conference & Sustainable Design Workshops of NGO ECOWEEK will take place on Thessaloniki on 14-20 November, 2016. This year’s topic is » Placemaking in One Planet », focusing and suggesting new ideas and sustainable design solutions for the city of Thessaloniki.
The planned event will take place under the auspices of AUTH and especially the Faculty of Architecture, the Technical Chamber of Greece, the Architects ‘ Club of Thessaloniki and in cooperation with TIF – HELEXPO, the International Exhibition Hotelia – Philoxenia & AKTO Art & Design College, Interiors from Greece & the support and participation of entities of Thessaloniki.
The International Conference will take place on Monday, 14 November, with the participation of architects from Greece, Germany, UK and Italy.
The sustainable design workshops, will bring together students from Greece and abroad, and will take place on November 15 – 18. The results of the workshops will be presented to the public on Saturday, on November 19th. During the week parallel actions and events will be held with the cooperation of Hotelia – Philoxenia , such as lectures, panels and exhibitions.
The International Conference of ECOWEEK is free of charge to the general public. To participate in workshops registration is required.
ECOWEEK in Thessaloniki is coordinated by Despina Kouinoglou, Agronomist and Cand. of Landscape Architecture Postgraduate Program, and is organized by the ECOWEEK team: Eleni – Vasiliki Alexi (Archit.), Lina – Luna Kapeta ( Landscape Architect ), Despina Kouinoglou (Agronomist – Landscape Architect), Apostolia Michalou (Archit.), Dimitrios Nanos (Archit.), Natalie Nanou (Archit.), Antonis Semertsidis (Archit. -epmforward.gr).
The Greek – International non-profit organisation ECOWEEK, is being founded in order to promote and raise awareness on environmental issues and promote the sustainability principles. ECOWEEK was founded and coordinated by Dr. Elias Messinas (Archit.), social entrepreneur and environmental consultant. ECOWEEK was founded in Greece on 2005 and today is active in 15 countries and has an international network of members in 54 countries.
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