Together with the UIA Sports & Leisure Working Programme and IAKS member Aura Holohan the IAKS is organising the International Swimming Pool & Leisure Centre Conference in Dublin/Ireland. This joint initiative is to be held at The Helix, Dublin City University from 9th to 10th February 2017. The theme will be ‘Innovation’ and will take a holistic view of the design, development and operation of swimming pools & leisure centres. The conference is a must for architects, engineers, public authorities and facility operators from across Europe.
The programme has a broad range on its agenda: Innovative Design Solutions, Sustainability, Financing Models, Social Return on Investment, Energy Management & Maintenance, New Technologies, The Role of the Public Sector, European Regulations, Looking to the Future, Management Models, Social Inclusion through Sport & Leisure. Featured facilities are swimming pools, spas, fitness halls and play areas.