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Research Group for Open Space Management

for future-oriented urban green

Irchelpark in Zürich

Our Goal: Sustainable and Nature-Oriented Green Spaces

The research group open space management bases its work on the three dimensions of sustainability. Economic sustainability, including cost transparency and efficiency. Ecologic sustainability including biodiversity and conserving resources and social sustainability including barrier free and inclusive open spaces.

The research group for open space management develops innovative and tailor-made solutions. We counsel and accompany public administrations, institutions, horticulture enterprises, offices for landscape architecture, property managers and facility management enterprises on their way to sustainable green areas and open spaces.

Research Focus

Biodiversity and Nature Orientation

Promoting diverse and nature oriented green areas

Inclusion and Accessibility

Finding good solutions for everybody

Life Cycle Costs

Creating transparency of all life cycle costs


Making the best use of certificates and labels

Strategic Management

Development of quality oriented service-strategies

Conference: Management of Urban Green 7.11.2019

The conference program and more information can be found here.


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