LEAF International 2015
LEAF International will be coming to the landmark capital of architecture in 2015. The Forum will take place in London from 14th -16th October 2015. Now in its 15th year we will be bringing together senior decision makers from leading international architectural practices, contractors, developers, engineers and supplier partners to learn about the latest industry developments and to network with the entire industry supply chain.
LEAF Mission Statement
The only high level, one to one business development platform for leading specifiers and suppliers to discuss future building projects.
The event will include a comprehensive programme of high level keynote presentations on future building project wins that will be premiered at LEAF International making our forum the only launch pad for recently won projects. Previous LEAF events have seen the official presentation of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, Gensler’s Shanghai Tower and BDP’s Kuwait Cultural Centre.
LEAF International will focus on specifying for future projects via our unique customized private one to one meetings platform designed specifically to facilitate business development opportunities both for supplier partners and high level specifiers from the international design and build community, complemented with numerous networking activities.
We are also holding a separate awards ceremony on the evening of Friday October 16th. Join us at the prestigious LEAF Awards for an evening gala dinner honouring the most recent global architectural projects.
We are delighted to announce and present Rossana UK as the official category sponsor for Residential Building of the year - Single and Multiple Occupancy Established in Italy since 1953, Rossana has a rich heritage and was the first kitchen brand to be exhibited in New York’s Museum of Modern Art (m.o.m.a). Rossana is renowned for working with local Italian artisans to produce ground breaking designs under the careful stewardship of Design Director ...
‘The LEAF team are delighted to introduce the 2015 learning programme, featuring keynote presentations from government, leading architectural practices, developers and contractors. Contributors include –
The University of Michigan (UM) Board of Regents in the US has approved designs for a Division I Olympic sports complex on the Ann Arbor campus, at a cost of $168m.
Slow Food has collaborated with Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron to design and construct the Slow Food Pavilion at Expo Milan 2015 in Italy, which was inaugurated this month.
Inter IKEA Centre China has inaugurated the LIVAT shopping centre at Wuhan in China, which is the third to be designed by UK-based architecture and engineering firm BDP.
Canadian Canoe Museum has selected six architects to take part in a competition to develop design concepts for the new museum at Peterborough Lift Lock National Historic Site on the Trent-Severn Waterway in Ontario.
UAE-based real estate firm Danube Properties has launched the third block of its Glitz project, 'Glitz Residence 3', in Studio City, Dubai.
UK-based architecture and engineering firm BDP has been selected by the University of London to design a masterplan for Senate House and its environs.
Japan must scale down its plans for the new JPY170bn ($1.42bn) Olympic stadium in Tokyo, in order to save construction costs and time before the summer games start in 2020, says the country's sports minister Hakubun Shimomura.
Nasa is challenging members of the public to design and build a 3D-printed habitat for deep space exploration, including the agency's journey to Mars.
University of Kentucky (UK) in the US has released a turf field design for the Commonwealth Stadium, the homeground for the men's and women's intercollegiate athletic squads, the Kentucky Wildcats.
Property developer CIFI Holdings has signed a joint venture agreement with Hongkong Land China Holdings to construct large-scale, prime, mixed-use property project in Shanghai, China.