ECOWEEK includes site visits as an integral
part of the ECOWEEK International Conference and Workshops
experience and a tangible way to both learn more about the
place ECOWEEK is taking place, and to see solutions as they
are implemented 'in the real world'.. Read...
ECOWEEK 2011: Site Visits
No site visits are planned at this time.
ECOWEEK GUIDED SITE
ECOWEEK 2005 & 2006 & 2007 included guided site
visits to passive solar and ecological houses with architects
Alexandros Tombazis and Kostas Tsipiras in Aegina island.
ECOWEEK 2008 included a special site visit to the New
Acropolis Museum in Athens, immediately after its completion,
and one year before it was officially opened to the public.
The site visit was guided by architect Michael Photiadis,
who, together with architect Bernard Tchumi, designed the
ECOWEEK 2009 & 2010 & 2011 included a number
of special guided tours to the former international airport
of Athens at Hellinikon guided by Landscape Architect Thomas
Doxiadis; to the new recycling factory by Envitec SA at A.
Liosia; a guided tour to the passive-solar offices of Meletitiki
with award-winning architect Alexandros Tombazis; a guided
tour and lecture about the first energy autonomous building
in Greece courtesy of Sol Energy Hellas; a tour at a windfarm
in Attica guided by Vestas SA - manufacturer of the wind turbines;
a guided visit to the methane biogas factoray at A. Liosia
courtesy of BEAL SA; a visit to one of the first green roofs
of Athens, on top of the OSE building in the center of Athens,
courtesy of Landco SA.; the new seafront of Thessaloniki by
Nififoridis Cuomo Architects, the new Student Residence at
the American Farm School by P. Makridis Architect, a gisit
to the Leonardo DaVinci exhibition in Thessaloniki, and more.