The Special Session was devoted to the Responsibility of the Architect as a Profession. It was an opportunity to illustrate best case examples, but specifically to focus on exploring international synergies to tackle diverse urban & social issues, such as Climate Change, Heritage conservation, Regeneration and Inclusion, bearing in mind the Architect’s unique role.
Presentations are available for download:
Triin OJARI, Director of the Estonian Architecture MuseumArchitecture Today: The Past Forming the Future
Mario CUCINELLA, founder of MCA Keynote speech “Sensitivity, Creativity, Sustainability"
Pedro RAVARA, Vice President of the Ordem dos Arquitectos Designing with local communities: an example in Mozambique
Simona GIROLDINI, TECNO Technological innovation & energy efficiency in furniture design
Margus OJA, AEROC Constructional thermal bridges in aerated concrete buildings
Esa MOHAMED, President of the International Union of Architects (UIA) Malaysian Green Building Index – Toward a Sustainable Future
Jane DUNCAN, President Elect of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)Internationalisation and Resilience
ACE-AIA-UIA Declaration on the responsibility of the architectural profession in tackling local and global challenges of our time