RIBA International have launched the largest ever architecture programme for the 2019 Global Cityscape conference. The programme will bring some of the most exciting names in architecture and design to the city and offer member's a variety of thought provoking, fun and informative events to attend.
There is also a unique opportunity for members to take part in a pan professional Dubai design charette 'Spaces in between', plus an exclusive networking event with DIT and a fascinating RIBA Core CPD on Ecological and Sustainable design.
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RIBA Cityscape Architecture Programme 2019: Architecture & Design Conference, Adapting to Change - 24 September, 2pm to 5pm, Dubai Festival City
Hear what the industry leaders have to say about the current challenges in the field of architecture, new standards in international regulations and best practices, along with innovative strategies for applying modern design techniques.
High profile speakers from across the profession will come together for the session including Majid Saqr Al Marri CEO, Dubai Land Department, leading London Architect Sadie Morgan, Founding Partner of Stirling Prize winning drMM, Commissioner of the National Infrastructure Commission, Ivan Fu, C Cheng Holdings Limited & Executive Director LWK + Partners and Andrew Whalley, Chairman, Grimshaw Architects to name a few!
RIBA Cityscape Architecture Programme 2019: Networking Event with DIT - 24 September, 5pm to 7pm, Dubai Festival City
This exclusive networking is a chance to learn about future opportunities in the region with DIT host, Simon Penney, Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for the Middle East, Afghanistan and Pakistan, including a fascinating talk from Dr Robert Platt on the latest developments at Dubai Expo 2020.
RIBA Cityscape Architecture Programme 2019: Charette 'Spaces in between' - 25 September, 10 am to 3pm, Dubai World Trade Centre
RIBA International invites you to join a pan-professional design charette to dust off your pencils and propose design ideas for a future Dubai to improve public space, connectivity and integration in the city.
Following the Charette, the teams will present their schemes to an audience and take part in a 'Live Design Review' to a panel of expert Judges chaired by Chris Williamson of Weston Williamson Architects, with panel representatives Sumaya Dabbagh, RIBA Gulf Chapter Chair and Teneshia Naidoo, Editor of Cityscape magazine and moderated by Chris Jones of 10 Design and will be conducted live to a VIP audience. The event is a rare opportunity to bring architects, planners, surveyors, engineers and developers together.
RIBA Cityscape Architecture Programme 2019: RIBA CPD Ecological & Sustainable Design - 26 September, 2pm to 4.30pm, Dubai World Trade Centre
If you are interested in enhancing your ecological and sustainable building design knowledge whilst adding to your CPD points, come to this fascinating seminar that will give you the knowledge to create healthier, more productive and more profitable environments for clients. The session will include an in-depth look at Passivhaus and will be led by expert, Tomas Gaertner RIBA, from SE3D & the Building Biology Association. With thanks to our sponsors Geberit.