Doors of Perception Monday 6 November
Conference looking at issues relating to design and information technology and their relationship to improving the environment, focusing on the material changes needed for a sustainable future. Until 11 November.
Venue: Netherlands Design Institute, Annelou Evelein, Keizersgracht 609, 1017 SG Amsterdam, Holland.
Details: 00 31 20 55 16 506.
A lecture by Terry Farrell Tuesday 7 November
To coincide with the current Terry Farrell exhibition, UK architect Farrell will talk about urban design thinking and how to create clarity in transportation projects. His recent work includes transportation plans in London, Hong Kong and Lisbon.
Venue: Royal Institute of British Architects, 66 Portland Place, London W1.
Details: 0171-580 5533.
Designing play and learning environments for children Wednesday 8 November
A lecture by Hephzibah Kaplan looking at areas designed for children, including schools, nurseries, crÃ¨ches, playgrounds and playrooms. Using slides of her work, she will talk about the approach to designing healthy environments for children.
Venue: Ecological Design Association, The British School, Slad Road, Stroud, Gloucester
Details: 01453 765575.