Programme

15 November 2017

Dubai Design District

DAY TWO- Leading Practices for the Conservation of Modern Architecture

 

9:30 – 10:00

Registration

 

10:00

Welcome speech by the Curator 

Massimo Imparato

                         Session One: Challenges, Strategies and Actions                         

10:15

Modernism in Bahrain

Noura Al-Sayeh

 

10:30

Best Practices for the Second Generation of Modernist Buildings

Andrea Canziani

 

10:45

The challenges of Modern Architecture Conservation in Kuwait

Asseel Al-Ragam

11:00

Architectural heritage and international journals between trends and perspectives: the role of "Compasses"

Andrea Pane

11:15

The Arab Centre for Architecture: Advocacy, archiving and documentation

George Arbid

 

11:30

PANEL DISCUSSION

Moderator: George Katodrytis

 

12:00

                         Break                        

 

   Session Two: Emergence of Modernism as Reflection of Societal Needs    

 

12:15

Dubai 1960 – 1970 The Role of the Municipality in the Shaping of the City

Eman Assi

12:30

Uniqueness of architectural language and typologies of the sixties and seventies

Maryam Mudhaffar

 

12:45

TBA

TBA

13:00

High Rise Architecture in the UAE

George Katodrytis

 

13:15

Panel Discussion

Moderator: Miguel Jaime

 

13:45

                         BREAK                          

 

15:00

Workshop

How to Make a Conservation Plan

Lead:

George Arbid  | Andrea Canziani  | Amel Chabbi | Monica Mazzolani

 

16:00

          Endof Session Two         

 

19:00

Keynote

Sustainability of Architecture conservation

Mario Cucinella

 

20:00

Round Table

Conservation of Modern Architecture in the UAE: Register of buildings and guidelines for adaptive re-use of buildings and sites

Moderator: George Arbid

 

Eman Assi | Amel Chabbi | Mario Cucinella | George Katodrytis

 

21:00

    Final Remarks/End of Session     

 

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