October 19, 2017
City of Design Slovenia, Dunajska cesta 13, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Conference will explore the potentials of timber in architecture as a tool for innovative and sustainable development of tourism. Internationally recognised architects will present innovative examples of use of timber in designing open environments and innovative practices for tourism.
Creative architectural solutions can result into high quality landmarks, which might support local identity and attract further investors.
Slovenia is the third most forested country in Europe (after Finland and Sweden) with high developing potential for wood industry. Here distinctive traditional use of timber has developed in architecture in different ways through the history. Besides, tourism is continuously growing business in Slovenia.
Due to these two facts, the conference will be organized in an attractive environment to bring new opportunities for investors and architectural designers. Therefore, the conference should combine the speaker’s experience from abroad with local demands into proactive experience.
Architectural solutions can create successful business and common joy!