The NSL colloquia are a bi-annual presentation of exceptional work under a rotating theme determined by the inviting professor.


NSL Colloquium Landscape Architecture

More information will be published here as soon as available.

Symbolbild: Heavy traffic at Zürich Hardbrücke, 2021. Photo: Michael Derrer Fuchs -

NSL Colloquium: Transport Planning – Where do we go now?

6. bis 8. December 2023 | ETH Zürich, Centre and Hönggerberg. This colloquium brings together transport planning researchers and practitioners to reflect on the growth processes of western or industrialized societies by identifying, assessing, and operating their transport infrastructures.



Planetary Urbanization in Comparative Perspective

NSL-Kolloquium 2016|2
Guests: AbdouMaliq Simone and Wing Shing Tang

Inviting chair:

De-Localize: The Power of Synthesis

NSL-Colloquium 2013|1
Guest: Alejandro Aravena

Inviting chair: