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The Green Academy will be a didactic pole but also a recreational one for kids and an incubator of green startups. Thanks to the partnership with the Universities of Bologna, Modena and Goteborg, the founders aim at making the Green Academy a landmark of sustainable research, training and economy.
The call has a prize of 20.000 Euros, 10 honourable mentions and 1-year subscription to the magazine "Casabella" given to 30 finalists. The jury is made up by expert architects coming from Italy (such as Mario Cucinella and Agostino Ghirardelli) and from abroad (i.e. Valerie Mulvin, from the Irish McCollough Mulvin Architects) but also by DISMECO's representatives (Alessandro Marata). People from academia are also among the jury members, such as Professor Riccardo Gulli, teaching technical architecture at the University of Bologna.
YAC call is open to architects, project managers, designers and students. The only requirement asked to teams is that at least one member should be under 35 years old. Finally, it is useful to know that three finalists will get a prize. The first one will get 10,000 Euros, the second one 4,000 and the last one 2,000.