WORKSHOPS

A specialized event of educational and experiential content, aimed
at public space professionals and urban parks


The +15 workshops will be held on November 14th and 15th, prior to the educational sessions, keynote sessions and the Expo Parques.

Experiential Workshops

Visit the most emblematic parks in the city!

Get to know Monterrey and learn at the same time! In the experiential workshops you will learn about tourist attractions and citizen projects related to public space; There will be experts on the subject and collaborators from the host city who will share for 4 hours their experiences in the administration of these spaces, the challenges they have faced and the activities they have implemented.

May. 14

9:00 am

40 people

Chipinque Ecological Park

Ecological Reserve

The Chipinque Ecological Park's main purpose is to provide families and the community in general a place for recreation and healthy recreation, awakening tourist interest for visitors. This park is a large ecological reserve that is located in the Sierra Madre Oriental; there, environmental education is promoted in addition to promoting scientific knowledge to achieve sustainable development. Get to know this wonderful space and meet the nature, flora and fauna...

May. 15

9:00 am

40 people

Clouthier Park

Outdoor Development

Located in the municipality of San Pedro, Clouthier Park after a remodeling now has new courts, a skate park and new walkways. This space has been recognized by the International Achievement Awards for the design of the skate park wake in Parque Clouthier. The design was thought of as a park where all children and adolescents have spaces appropriate to their age, with top-quality games, interactive fountains, as well as...

Nov. 14

3:00 pm

40 people

Rufino Tamayo Park

Inside the Park

In the heart of the municipality of San Pedro Garza García, is the Rufino Tamayo Park; park that offers a decent, safe and inclusive space for the enjoyment of all, honoring the great Mexican artist Rufino Tamayo. Join us to learn about this park, its operating model, its challenges and successes in positioning itself as a unique space for the enjoyment of the sampetrinos and visitors, in addition to the...

Nov. 14

3:00 pm

40 people

DistritoTec

Urban Regeneration

The DistritoTec is a 452-hectare polygon located south of the city of Monterrey made up of 24 neighborhoods, 8,826 homes, and 16,995 inhabitants. Since 2012, this district has emerged as an urban regeneration initiative promoted by the Tecnológico de Monterrey, citizens, organizations and authorities with the interest of collaborating for the benefit of their community. As of 2016, projects derived from the campus master plan and the partial urban development...

Nov. 15

3:00 pm

40 people

Fundidora Park

Industrial Archeology Site Museum

The history of Parque Fundidora dates back to 1900 when the Compañía de Fierro y Acero de Monterrey, S.A. Opened its doors. Now, more than 100 years later, the remains of this great steel company are the setting for a 144-hectare urban park in the heart of Monterrey. Since 2001 Fundidora Park has been declared a Site Museum of Industrial Archeology, a title granted by the National Institute of Anthropology...

Curricular Workshops

Listen, learn, act, and improve the tools that every space needs!

Get to know Monterrey and learn at the same time! In the experiential workshops you will learn about tourist attractions and citizen projects related to public space; There will be experts on the subject and collaborators from the host city who will share for 4 hours their experiences in the administration of these spaces, the challenges they have faced and the activities they have implemented.

Nov. 14

9:00 am

35 people

Art and Culture in Public Space

Impact of Art in Public Space

The impact that the expressions of Art and Culture have in the parks and public spaces of our cities are infinite. In this workshop, we will be joined by Parque Arte, an organization that seeks to encourage conversation between art and public space as a vital form of social relevance. You will learn about the processes of curating and managing artistic and cultural events held in public spaces, as well...

Nov. 14

9:00 am

35 people

Management Models

Planning towards Sustainability

The workshop is focused on public officials who have influence in the parks, directors and administrators of parks, and citizens who seek co-responsibility for the administration of these spaces together with their local governments. The content is based on success stories from our country, which will be shared among peers, to understand the challenges and lessons of the application of these models. It is a guide with the basic elements...

Nov. 14

3:00 pm

35 people

Professional Certification in Parks and Recreation

Parks Academy

The ANPR Mexico together with the World Urban Parks and the Eppley Institute of the University of Indiana have come together to develop the Parks Academy. The objective of the academy is to serve as a reference framework for the Spanish-speaking community in relation to the management of public space, addressing issues of administration, special programming, legislation and design, among others. In this workshop you will be able to experience...

Nov. 15

9:00 am

35 people

Design for the Urban Game

Comprehensive Development for Children

Playing is a universal right for all children, but despite the evidence regarding the benefits it brings for comprehensive development, it has been overvalued and not prioritized in urban agendas. This workshop seeks to create a general understanding of the value of play, clarify how it is directly related to the way in which the urban environment is planned and designed, reflect on the benefits for cities and communities -...

Nov. 15

3:00 pm

35 people

Leadership in Parks and Recreation

Young and Emerging Leaders

How to face the challenges of the public space sector? where to start? How to create alliances with key collaborators? Hand in hand with international speakers, this space will be focused on young people and emerging leaders who want to acquire tools that help them cause changes in their cities through their actions and/or projects....

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