Topic Group Finance and Investments
Please find attached the invitation and agenda to our Topic Group Meeting No. 10 in Glasgow. We are very looking forward to learning everything about the Scottish housing sector as well as our kind host Wheatley Group. Furthermore, we are going to discuss a possible future tool measuring impact of social investment and have an update for the Financial KPI-Tool.
EBZ/ EFL Summer School for Young Professionals
21- 25 August 2017, Bochum (Germany)
For the first time ever, young professionals of the housing sector all over Europe have the opportunity to be part of this international exchange. The interactive programme combines academic knowledge with the expertise of practitioners to develop concepts and solutions for the key challenges of housing in the 21st century.
Program and registration click HERE.
Topic Group Accessible and Intergenerational Living
The Topic Group Accessible and Intergenerational Living and the Eurohonet Topic Group Ageing will meet on 31 August and September 1st in Helsinki. The meeting wil be hosted by Setlementtiasunnot Oy and chaired by their CEO Kimmo Rönkä. Agenda
At the end of the first day, we would like to organize an excursion to the newest block, the Generations Block (http://sukupolvienkortteli.fi/en/) in Jätkäsaari district in the city of Helsinki. The Generations Block just got “the best square meters of 2017 in Finland” reward and it will be totally finished in a few months. In the end of August/beginning of September we could present our concept of intergenerational living in the block with the real inhabitants. I am sure that it is worth of seeing – it is an experience that you will remember!
Workshop Architecture , Housing Policy and Study Visit Vienna
TAFKAOO Architects (EFL Associate from Vienna) and EFL organise a 2 day workshop & study visit to Vienna for EFL members.
Always interested in how Austria’s Capital city Vienna developed and manages the world’s largest number of public housing ? About 60% of the population lives in subsidized housing.
Do you want to know how the city further develops, new urban areas are attached to the existing structure, architecture and sustainability are easily combined in new developments? Like to get in touch with representatives of Viennese housing companies, politicians, press ? We meet them during a “Kamin Gespräch” , or in English “Fireplace conversation” on the first evening.
Don’t miss the opportunity to attend this 2 day Study Visit to Vienna, professionally guided and managed by our Austrian/ German member TAFKAOO Architects.
Registration for the study visit is opened today. The invitation, program and information about the hotel is attached.
The participation fee is 150€, which covers lunches, diner and guiding
EFL Autumn Conference 2017
EFL Autum conference 2017 takes place in Gent, Belgium from 22 to 23 November.