ECLAS General Assembly 2018

Ghent, Belgium

Tuesday 11 September 2018



1.      Welcome by the President

2.      Apologies for absence

3.      Adoption of the Agenda

4.      Approval of the minutes of the 2017 General Assembly

5.      Annual Report 2018

6.      Financial report 2018

7.      ECLAS annual awards - information

8.      Elections for ECLAS President, Vice-president, Treasurer, Secretary General and Ordinary members

9.      Future ECLAS Conference and date of General Assembly in 2019

10.  AOCB


Please find all information on the conference here:

ECLAS invites its members to submit nominations to the
ECLAS Executive committee


The following positions are to be elected at the General ssembly in Ghent:
president / vice-president / secretary general / treasurer / member

All members schools are invited to put up persons for election making use of the nomination form. (link below)

Please ensure to submit these proposals before 4.August 2018 to the
ECLAS secretary general Gabriela Maksymiuk and note that proposals for elections have to be signed by representatives of two different member schools.

Please send all forms to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Please download the form from the link below

ABC: Activation Biophilic Cities  - 4-5th September 2018

The University of Greenwich Green Roofs and Living Walls Centre and the Department of Architecture and Landscape are proud to announce their ABC: Activating Biophilic Cities London Conference on 4-5 September 2018.

Keynote Speakers:

Dr Tim Beatley, University of Virgina, is an internationally recognised biophilic city researcher and author and founder of the Biophilic Cities Network Project.

Oliver Heath is an industry recognised expert in the field of biophilic architectural and interior design.


The aim of this conference is to bring together academics, built environment professionals (architects, planners, landscape architects, environmental specialists etc.), educational and health professionals in order to share the latest research and best practice in biophilic design and to kick-start the pace of change towards holistically providing healthy places and spaces that improve the quality of life for people in our cities.


The event will consist of keynote addresses by eminent experts and peer reviewed papers on the principles and practice of biophilic design. Workshops will be used to develop a 'Biophilic City Framework' which will facilitate the widespread adoption of the principles of biophilic design. The workshops will cover the following themes:


  • Planning the biophilic city
  • Designing restorative landscapes 
  • Well buildings
  • The biophilic workplace
  • Designing healing spaces
  • Biophilic learning spaces


Participate and activate your part in this process. Become part of the drive to turn the commonplace into the exceptional place. 


For more details please see:

or contact Benz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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