The International Landscape Conference "Flower Jam" 2020
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The landscape conference of Flower jam will be held from February 7 to 9 in the Botanical Garden of Moscow State University Aptekarsky ogorod. The theme of the conference will be Urban landscape design as a tool to improve the ecology of the metropolis, social climate, physical and psychological health of the citizens.

Conference participants will discuss how global landscape design is changing in the modern world; consider the variety of innovative green landscape solutions; share their experience in creating projects that effectively improve the living conditions in the city, demanded by the state, municipal and private customers; talk about modern landscape education and ways to popularize the profession.

The headliners of the event will be leading foreign and Russian professionals:

Andy Sturgeon (Great Britain) - multiple winner of the Chelsea Flower Show, one of the most famous, fashionable and sought-after designers in the UK, chairman of the Expert Council of the "Flower Jam" competition - 2020;

Humeira Ikram (Great Britain) - lecturer in the course of garden design at the KLC School of Design, London);

Jim Fogarty (Australia) - landscape architect, winner of more than thirty prestigious world awards;

James Hitchmough (Great Britain) - professor, leading specialist in the field of ecological gardening in the UK, head of the department of landscape architecture at the University of Sheffield;

Alessandro Trivelli (Italy) - founder of the SDARCH Trivelli & Associati urban design bureau, professor of architecture at the Polytechnic University of Milan;

Guido Bianchi (Italy) - founder of the lighting design studio Rossi Bianchi lighting design, author of urban lighting projects in Milan;

Peter Fink (Great Britain) - landscape architect, urbanist, winner of numerous international awards;

Matthew Childs (Great Britain) - landscape designer, founder of the Matthew Childs Design studio, multiple winner of the most prestigious garden exhibitions in the world;

Larisa Kanunnikova (Russia) - Deputy Chairman of the Committee for the Improvement of St. Petersburg;

Igor Safiullin (Russia) - Lecturer, Department of Landscape Architecture, MSTU Bauman;
other.

The program of each of the three days of the conference includes reports, communication of speakers with listeners and answers to questions, round tables.
Conference speakers
Program
Program of the International Landscape Conference. February 7 - 9, 2020, Moscow, Botanical Garden of Moscow State University Aptekarsky ogorod.
February 7
09:00 - 10:00
Registration of participants
10:00 - 10:10
Conference opening
10:10 - 10:40
Andy Sturgeon
"Different approaches to permanent urban gardens"
10:40 - 11:00
Patricia Garcia Alayo
"Lost Landscape". The territory to explore".
11:00 - 11:20
Petr Lari (Architectural and Landscape Bureau "Tree-Park")
"Flower Jam as an opportunity to demonstrate the last trends in landscape design to the public"
11:20 - 11:50
Coffee break
11:50 - 12:10
Natalia Shushlebina
"The modern view on rivers in the city"
12:10 - 12:30
Olga Gribova and Anastasia Ostroumova
"The transformation of the social show garden into a meeting point of the local community"
12:30 - 12:50
Gleb Kalyuzhnyuk
"The consolidation of the citizens around the show garden on the example of the "Green apothecary of Suvorov" garden"
12:50 - 13:10
Alessandro Trivelli
"Communal and city gardens as memory rooms"
13:10 - 13:40
Coffee break
13:40
Welcome speech of the President of Association of Landscape Architects of Russia Taisiya Volftrub
13:45 - 15:00
Moderated panel discussion "The main features of the show garden that are having a significant influence on the urban ecology and the social climate"
Participants: Andy Sturgeon, Ludmila Belikh, Elena Makevnina, Irina Savvateeva, Nataliya Borisova, Elvira Dovletyarova, Andrey Batarin
15:00
Closing of the first day of Conference talks
February 8
09:00 - 10:00
Registration of participants
10:00 - 10:10
The announsment of the finalists of the "Flower Jam"-2020 competition
10:10 - 10:55
Jim Fogarty
"The importance of  preserving culture in horticulture"
10:55 - 11:40
James Hitchmough
11:40 - 12:10
Coffee break
12:10 - 12:30
Artem Parshin
"The ecological view on keeping a garden and educating the public"
12:30 - 12:50
Vera Frolova
"Urban green spaces as ecosystems"
12:50 - 13:10
Humaira Ikram
"Shifting the focus from the aesthetics of garden design toward gardens as a tool to make a positive impact on the environment and teaching just that"
13:10 - 13:40
Coffee break
13:45 - 15:00
Moderated panel discussion "The aspects of the ecological education of the landscape designers and the citizens in a modern world"
Participants: James Hitchmough, Alessandro Trivelli, Humaira Ikram, Vera Frolova, Igor Safiullin, Artem Parshin
15:00
Closing of the 2nd day of Conference talks
February 9
09:00 - 10:00
Registration of participants
10:00 - 10:40
Guido Bianchi
"The secrets of landscape lighting design: there's no light without darkness"
10:40 - 11:00
Peter Fink
"Animating cities and landscapes. Ecological lighting."
11:00 - 11:20
Matthew Childs
"The benefits and challenges of engaging and educating people about environmental issues through temporary gardens"
11:20 - 11:50
Coffee break
11:50 - 12:10
Larisa Kanunnikova
"Landscape lighting scenario of Saint-Petersburg"
12:10 - 12:30
Alexander Sergeyev
"Concerning maintaining issues while making a project on the example of the private gardens in Ural region".
12:30 - 12:50
Igor Safiullin
"Economy of the modern ecological methods in urban greening"
12:50 - 13:20
Coffee break
13:20 - 15:00
Moderated panel discussion "The strategy of development in the "New ecology" era: fighting or adapting?"
Participants: Matthew Childs, Peter Fink, Jim Fogarty, Gleb Kalyuzhnyuk, Olga Cherdantseva, Georgiy Nacharkin
15:00
Closing of the 3rd day of Conference talks
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