On Thursday 20 April 2023, the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) and the European Association for Architectural Education (EAAE) held a public conference to discuss what are the skills, methods and pedagogies needed for a flourishing and ecologically beneficial architectural practice that addresses the challenges of our turbulent twenty first century. This event programme discussed developments, teaching practices and models of innovation within architecture that include, but also go beyond the private-public axis, to engage community-based initiatives, microeconomies and modes of empowerment that express the emerging new values of this era.
Upskilling to deliver high-quality architecture for a beautiful, sustainable and inclusive environment.
Read the statement published on the occasion of the conference.
The conference was co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union with the support of the Faculty of Architecture La Cambre Horta - ULB and VELUX.