IAKS


Global non-profit network for the design, construction, modernisation and management of sports and leisure facilities.


EVENTS


Advanced training courses for clients, designers and operators.
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AWARDS


Prize-winning sports and leisure architecture.
Exciting and exemplary!


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The latest trends in design and construction.
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CONGRESS


24th IAKS Congress from 27th to 30th October 2015 in Cologne.
Meet the who’s who of the industry!


SERVICE


Exclusive information for IAKS members.


NETWORK


Experts from aquatics to stadiums.
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Events

The IAKS regurlarly holds seminars in Artificial Turf, Ice Maker Training, Artificial Ice Rink Management and Refrigeration Planting.

Congress

This year’s highlight will be the IAKS Congress and FSB, taking place from 27.-30.10.2015 in Cologne, and being crowned by the ceremonies for the IAKS 50th anniversary.

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sb 1/2015: Sports halls and arenas

sb 6/2014: Pools and leisure facilities

sb 5/2014: Sustainability

Awards

Apply now with the most successful concept of your sports or leisure facility!
The closing date for submissions is 31st March 2015.

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17.March 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 1/2015: Heart of brightness - School sports hall in Vouvry

The new school building in the locality of Vouvry (population roughly 4,000) in the French-speaking part of Valais in Switzerland is located on a level site between the historic village centre and the Rhône.

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10.February 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 6/2014: Expecting the unexpected - Faaborg Harbour Bath

With the opening of the Harbour Bath, the inner city waterfront of Faaborg has finally opened up to public activities like bathing and recreation.

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03.February 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 6/2014: Beating heart - “De Geusselt“ in Maastricht

The multifunctional swimming pool and club accommodation 'De Geusselt' is the beating heart of the Geusseltpark in Maastricht. The park strings together various public functions in a slightly sloping landscape.

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29.January 2015 | Congress

IAKS Congress 2015: Call for Papers

Are you interested in presenting a paper at the longest-standing international forum for experts in sports and leisure facilities?

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09.January 2015 | IAKS

International seminar on design and management of sports and leisure facilities. 3rd Continental Con

18 speakers from Germany, Brazil, Chile, Spain, Colombia, Argentina and Mexico participated in the "INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ON DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT OF SPORTS AND LEISURE FACILITIES. 3rd CONTINENTAL CONGRESS IAKS LAC MEXICO 2014" from 15 to 17 October, which was held in the Fondo Histórico De Hacienda Antonio Ortiz Mena, in the National Palace in Mexico City.

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09.January 2015 | Awards

IOC, IPC and IAKS launch 2015 edition of their international architectural prizes

Designers from all over the world are kindly invited to apply with their most successful facility to win one of the two architectural awards for sports, leisure and recreational facilities.

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