Presentation 1: Designing and Selecting Outdoor Exercise Solutions for People of all Ages
Presenter: Harri Makela, Managing Director - Lappset Australia
Children and the youth have different needs and expectations for physically active outdoor spaces and the same applies to working age adults and our more senior citizens. Demographics are changing and so are our children’s waistlines; but are our design considerations? Learn about the wide variety of options available today for public spaces that promote physical activity.
Key learning outcomes:
to describe the main differences in design of traditional adults’ exercise equipment and that of seniors’
to describe considerations for maximisation of exercise park patronage
to explain how to cater for a wide range of demographics
Presentation 2: Designing to Manufacture
Presenter: Michelle Herbut, Project Manager: Custom Product Sales - Street Furniture Australia
An industrial design session for landscape architects where you will discover the key steps in creating your own street furniture products ready for manufacture. This workshop will get you thinking about all aspects of designing street furniture including cost, risk minimisation, assembly, transport and maintenance.
to understand what materials and finishes are best for the external environment and why
to discover the most appropriate techniques for both mass and custom manufacturing
to learn key considerations and practical tips for designing for the outdoors
Date: Thursday 19 March
Time: 12.30 - 2.00pm
Venue: AECOM, 420 George Street, Sydney, NSW 2000
Cost: FREE for AILA members, $40 for non-AILA members
Light lunch will be served.
CPD points: 1.5
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