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The 2024 NAF/NAAR Symposium in Alnarp

Published: 20 November 2023
Alnarp castle

The Nordic Association of Architectural Research Symposium - The Death and Life of Great Nordic Landscapes – Transformative Action Needed - will be held in Alnarp in September 2024.

Teachers, researchers and PhD-students are welcome to gather around the “health” status of contemporary landscapes and architecture at the 2024 NAF/NAAR Symposium. The symposium takes place on September 19-20, 2024, in Alnarp, Sweden. Keynote lectures will be provided and abstracts referring to any of the following tracks can be sent in:

  • Changes in ‘Nordic’ design discourse and theory
  • Collaborative actions for tomorrow
  • The green energy transition and climate change
  • The great Nordic urban-scapes of the future
Keynote speakers

Dr. Kjetil Fallan, Professor of Design History. The University of Oslo
Dr. Johanna Deak Sjöman, Researcher in Green Infrastructure and Urban Ecosystem Services. Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences


More information at webpage:

Important dates and deadlines

Abstract deadline: 15 January 2023
Full paper: 23 August 2024
Symposium: 19–20 September 2024

Organizing committee:

Petra Thorpert, Anders Larsson, Johan Wirdelöv