06 October 2017
The II National Conference on Architecture and Urbanism

The II National Conference on Architecture and Urbanism, which will take place in Rio de Janeiro from October 7 / 10 October, will have as special guests as the Past President of UIA Arch. Jaime Lerner with its extensive curriculum in favour of the cities of the world and Arch Paulo Mendes da Rocha. Prize winner (2006), the Golden Medal of the Royal British Architect Institute (RIBA) and the Golden Lion of the Venice Architecture Biennale, they will give some of the architects and town planners to discuss topics relevant to Architecture and Urbanism.


The 2nd National Conference on Architecture and Urbanism will be under the theme "All the Worlds" - "Towards UIA.2020.RIO", in reference to the 27th World Congress of Architects, to be held in Rio de Janeiro in 2020, "All the Worlds. One world. Architecture 21". RIO 2020, from the UIA (Union Internationale des Architects), will be organized by the IAB, with the support of other entities of architecture and urbanism in the country.


The conclusions of the Conference are a recommendation to all Brazilian organizations. The event is free and open to the participation of all architects and planners and society in general. Topics such as the renovation of urban centers, the fragility of the peripheries, the impact of new technologies on the reorganization of cities, technical assistance for housing of social interest, professional practice, ethics and education will be discussed. CAU / RJ and IAB support the initiative.


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