International WELL Building Institute | Architecture for the Blind - TALKS & CFP

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 17, 2020 to June 19, 2020
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Public Health, Health and Health Care, Psychology

Colleagues, the keynote speakers have been announced for the following conferences. Both talks are open to the public. The conference CFPs also seek materials for book and journal publications.

ARCHITECTURE FOR THE BLIND. Chris Downey  |  INTERNATIONAL WELL BUILDING INSTITUTE. Angela Spangler

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CONFERENCES:

1. THE CITY AND COMPLEXITY – LIFE, DESIGN AND COMMERCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

https://architecturemps.com/london-2020/

Dates: 17-19 June 2020

Place: City University of London, UK

Abstracts: 1 December 2020 (Round 1)    

 

2. USA. EXPERIENTIAL DESIGN – RETHINKING RELATIONS BETWEEN PEOPLE, OBJECTS AND ENVIRONMENTS

https://architecturemps.com/florida/

Dates: 16-17 January 2020

Place: Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA

Abstracts: 20 November 2019

 

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Keynote talks will open both conferences.

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These conferences seek contributions from academics and professionals in design and health sectors. The Florida event in particular seeks contributions on envoronmental psychology with regard to building design principles. London has a focus on design for accessibility, healthy buildings and the helathy cities agenda. The initiative forms part of the AMPS collaboration with PARADE. The most recent book is developed as part of this collaboration is:

Designing for Health & Wellbeing: Home, City, Society. Vernon Press. 2019

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Other book publishers involved:

Libri Publishing |  Vernon Press | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | UCL Press

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To be considered, please submit an abstract:

USA. Experiential Design – Rethinking relations between people, objects and environments

https://architecturemps.com/florida/

 

UK. The City and Complexity – Life, Design and Commerce in the Built Environment

https://architecturemps.com/london-2020/

Contact Info: 

Cindee Hogan and Rachel Menard

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