Constructing an Urban Future: The sustainability and resilience of cities – infrastructures, communities, buildings and housing.
Conference Dates: March 18-19, 2018
Conference Location: Abu Dhabi University
Abstract Submissions: 01 December 2017
ARUP ASSOCATIES. Speaker: Eike Sindlinger.
NAGA Architects. Speaker: Shams Naga.
The event is part of an interdisciplinary series across the world that has had keynote speakers including: Herman Hertzberger, RIBA Gold Medalist; Stephen Hodder, CBE, President, RIBA, 2013-15; David Waterhouse, Head of Strategy, CABE, UK and many more.
This conference is part of a global series of events and publications coordinated by the non-profit UK research organization AMPS with multiple global partners. This event examines issues of sustainability and resilience in cities from a multi-disciplinary perspective. It invites architects, planners, engineers and urban designers. It also welcomes geographers, sociologists, urban economists, housing specialists, and more. Strands include: architectural design, transport, engineering, urban design, planning and housing.
Pre-recorded film, skype, in-person presentation
The conference has two types of virtual presentation as well as in-person presentations to bring together academics from across the world around.
Main Website: http://architecturemps.com/abudhabi/
Host University Website: https://www.adu.ac.ae/en-us/constructinganurbanfuture.aspx#.WSu4Lut96pr
For more infomration on abstract submissions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Professor Graham Cairns