The Street – anannual conference exploring
and celebrating the creativity of landscape architecture – has now been moved to May 2021.

Following the rescheduling of The Street to May 2021, we are currently working on offering you an identical agenda for the conference & event programme around the theme “All-Inclusive”. 
To discover updates on The Street 2021 check this page regularly. We look forward to seeing you in May next year in Zlín!

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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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Skip Graffam (USA)

Partner and Director of Research at OLIN

Skip is a Partner and the Director of Research at OLIN, where
he leads design and planning projects as well as OLIN Labs,
the studio’s research practice.  His work balances not only
the needs of the site, but also the unique needs of people
and the environment each of his projects serves.

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Cannon Ivers (UK)

Director at LDA Design

Cannon Ivers is a charted member of the Landscape Institute
and a Director at LDA Design in London. Cannon is a teaching fellow at the Bartlett School of Landscape Architecture and the author of the book Staging Urban Landscapes:The Activation
and Curation of Flexible Public Spaces published by Birkhauser.

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Petra Marko (UK)

Co-founder at Marko and Placemakers
and think tank leader at The London School of Architecture

Petra Marko is co-founder of Marko&Placemakers,
a London-based design consultancy addressing the overlaps between place, process and people. Petra is part of the VeloCity team - a strategic vision solving some of the most critical issues facing rural areas today, and a think tank leader
at The London School of Architecture.

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Maarten Verten (UAE)

Senior Director at Cracknell

Maarten Venter is Senior Design Director at Cracknell, he has led the design of numerous award-winning projects. He has over
30 years of experience in landscape architecture in the Middle East, South East Asia, and South Africa. His portfolio consists of several Public Realm, waterfront, hospitality, leisure, and large scale mixed-use developments.

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Kamil Kowalski (PL)

Manager of Integracja LAB
and Expert Services Department at Fundacja Integracja

Kamil Kowalski is a manager of Integracja LAB and Expert Services Department at Fundacja Integracja. He lectures on ergonomics
at the Faculty of Design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. As a member of the Accessibility Council in Poland, Kamil promotes the idea of ​​universal design and he is an author
of publications on designing for everyone.

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Adam Włodzimierz Wach (PL)

Accessibility auditor at Integracja Foundation

Adam W. Wach started his own studio Wach Architekci in 2013 specializing in public spaces revitalizations. Since 2018 he has been cooperating with the Integracja Foundation as an auditor for "Object without barriers" certification which focuses on the accessibility solutions. In January 2020 Adam became a member of the Urban Land Institute.

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Ana Ceruti (NL)

Senior Landscape Architect freelancing for international companies

Ana Ceruti is a Senior Landscape Architect with over 20 years experience in landscape planning and masterplanning in Europe and in Middle East. Ana believes that landscape makes
an essential contribution to sustainable communities, produce distinctive local character, give value to society and contributes to urban and rural quality of life.

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8:30 – 15:00
Zlín, Czech Repulic


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.


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.

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


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
history of The Street