The Street brings together leading design thinkers and practitioners from around the world

The exclusive event includes inspiring keynote speeches, thought-provoking presentations, a networking session, an interactive workshop and a tour of the mmcité factory. All this to set out a bold future vision for landscape practice.

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The Street 2020 theme

All inclusive

As this year’s theme suggests, our speakers will put “people” in the centre of landscape architecture and they will share their views on the importance to recognise the value of diversity and inclusion in public space designs.

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Peter Pasečný (SK)

Landscape Architect and Founding Partner at 2ka landscape and urban architects

Chartered landscape architect with broad portfolio of international experiences and projects. After co-founding landscape architecture studio in 2009 with his wife Ivana, their focus aimed at bringing international inspiration and quality to the local developments and they are successfully raising awareness of landscape architecture field in Slovakia.

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Jerry Van Eyck (USA)

Founding Principal at !melk

Trained as a landscape architect and industrial designer, Jerry has garnered a reputation as a specialist in the design of complex urban interventions. Jerry is a globally respected lecturer, and serves as a visiting critic at design institutions.

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Daniela Allmeier (AT)

Co-founder and Managing Director at RaumPosition

Daniela is award winning architect and city planner, well know
for designing complex and “tailor made” planning processes, developing urban design projects and regional development strategies. She teaches at the University of Technology in Vienna and regularly speaks at international conferences.

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Rowan D’Arcy (UAE)

Senior Associate / Business Development at InSite by KEO

An experienced landscape architecture practitioner with
an international career that spans over 11 years, Rowan is currently responsible for business development at InSite –
Planners / Landscape Architects.

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David Karásek (CZ)

Co-Founder and Creative Director at mmcité1

Award winning designer and co-founder of mmcite. David stands behind research & design development and marketing communications of mmcite as well as manages international business development. He serves as a lecturer and visiting critic
on design juries.

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Matúš Vallo (SK)

Architect and Mayor of Bratislava city

Matúš is an architect, co-founder of a successful studio Vallo Sadovsky Architects and a newly elected Mayor of Bratislava. He is behind the initiatives such as Urban Intervention, We Are a City and Alliance Old Market Hall. Matúš also initiated the preparation of the Bratislava Plan.

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8:30 – 15:00
Zlín, Czech Repulic

conference

Be inspired by our influential keynote speakers, take part in stimulating debate about the value of public realm, and learn about the latest developments in landscape architecture.

15:00 – 0:00
Bílovice, Czech Republic

meet & wine

In the evening we move to the very headquarters of mmcité near Zlín. Enjoy live music, drinks, snacks and end the day the right way.

venue

The Street 2020 will take place in the iconic city of Zlín, which is renowned for its modern brutalist architecture and which was the home of shoemaking entrepreneur Tomas Bata.

flashback
to 2019

Since mmcité launched The Street in 2017, it has grown to become a must-attend event for landscape architects, architects, public realm enthusiasts and landscape construction professionals.

It was a great pleasure and honor to share my experience in thequalification of public spaces at this very well hosted conference in afantastic atmosphere!
Daniela Allmeier – Co-founder and Managing Director at RaumPosition

The »turn-around-challenge«

Daniela Allmeier (AT)
RaumPosition, Vienna

Attended

Last year, some 180 delegates attended the conference.

The Sixth Sense

Jerry Van Eyck (USA)
!melk, New York

Recycling the value of public space

Peter Pasečný (SK)
2ka , Bratislava

1 theme
6 speakers
253 delegates
15 countries

many friendships
& working relationships

Translucent Boundaries: Shifting values in public realm design

Rowan D’Arcy (UAE)
InSite by KEO, Dubai
Thank you so much for such an unforgettable time in Zlin! It was great to meet everyone in person and make new friendships!
Jerry Van Eyck – Founding principal at !melk
You did an amazing job. It was flawless! The conference was
a true reflection of your work ethic and the quality of the products you represent.
Maarten Venter – Senior Director at Cracknell Dubai

The Bratislava Plan – A guide for a better city

Matúš Vallo (SK)
Bratislava city, Bratislava

19 l slivovitz
1 500 pcs kolaches
300 vinyls

good food, classic Czech spirits and wonderful atmosphere

The art of street furniture

David Karásek (CZ)
mmcité1, Bílovice
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