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40th anniversary

March 28, 2022

Les Ateliers's 40th anniversary: an exceptional program

1982-2022: this year marks the 40th anniversary of Les Ateliers Internationaux de Maîtrise d'Oeuvre Urbaine. On this occasion, an exceptional program of international meetings and exchanges takes place throughout the year around the theme "Acting for climate and societal transition". Find the program here!

This anniversay is ​​the opportunity to celebrate, with all the members and partners, the reflections and the original methodology carried out by the association. The program includes meetings, events and festivities that punctuate 2022 and 2023. All the events are reachable on site AND by videoconference.

  • Members' meetings, moments to share the creativity and richness of recent workshops
  • The 40th international urban project management workshop in Ile-de-France
  • Les Ateliers "Hors Les Murs", series of round tables organized with the territories inviting Les Ateliers
  • Contributions from young people
  • A festive meeting, a retrospective conference...

Events not to miss in 2022

Conference of the Workshops “40 years of creative visions of the Earth” as part of the Biennial of Landscape and Architecture of the Île-de-France Region
Visit of the exhibition “Element Earth” with the Paris Region Institute
Thursday 2 June 2022 in Versailles

Final presentations of the works, jury of the 40th international workshop in the Paris region
Friday September 23, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Cergy-Pontoise

40th anniversary celebration
Friday September 23, 2022 from 5 p.m., Cergy-Pontoise

Members' meetings : the sustainable city through the last years' workshops

Participate in a convivial moment with members about the last workshops: these meetings invite members, participants and partners to meet around the work and lessons learned from recent workshops, in France and abroad.

A look back at three Ile-de-France workshops in 2019 and 2021
Thursday February 17, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Find the podcast of this event very soon.

The sustainable city in Africa: panorama of experiences
Thursday, March 31, 2022 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Ministry of Ecological Transition
Registration open on the member site

Perspectives on urban resilience: Tirana and Kampala
To be announced

The Oise and the Seine in the heart of the Ile-de-France territories: Cergy 2020 and publication Grand jardin séquanien
To be announced

Coastal and island territories facing climate change: San Pedro and La Réunion - Indian Ocean
To be announced

40th international urban project management workshop

Workshop for students and young professionals
From Monday September 5 to Friday September 23, 2022
The Ile-de-France workshop has been a highlight of the life of Les Ateliers every year for 40 years. The anniversary edition of the summer workshops will bring together students at the end of their cycle and young professionals from all over the world for several weeks of collective work. This year's theme will focus on metabolism, supply, and the food supply network and in Île-de-France.

3 preparatory round tables: expertise and sharing of experiences
12 May 2022
24 May 2022
16 June 2022
by videoconference

Open moments of the workshop from Monday September 5 to Friday September 23, 2022:
Official opening
Two exchange forums
Final presentations of the works and jury on September 23

Les Ateliers "Hors Les Murs"

A series of roundtables organized with members, territories and partners, which address strategic questions for the territories hosting the event, in the fall of 2022.

The Garonne river in Bordeaux
To be announced

Agro-districts in Toulouse
To be announced

The small towns of tomorrow in Tonnerre
To be announced

The youngsters act for climate and societal transition

The Word to schoolchildren!
A production of drawings, stories and tales on Earth and water, seen by the children of Thiès in Senegal, Hué in Vietnam and Cergy in France, within the framework of international cooperation between the territories.
Launch in the second half of 2022

Innovative insights from students
New contributions to the reflections of 40 years, prepared by students from higher schools as part of their course.
Second half of 2022

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