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New dates for UIA World Congress Rio, UIA General Assembly and more

New dates for UIA World Congress Rio, UIA General Assembly and more

UIA2021RIO - 27th World Congress of Architects: 18-22 July 2021

Following the recommendations of national public authorities concerning the propagation of COVID-19, the International Union of Architects (UIA), the Institute of Architects of Brazil (IAB) and the UIA2020RIO Executive Committee, in agreement with their institutional partners and other stakeholders, have postponed the 27th World Congress of Architects by one year to 18-22 July 2021.

Participants’ registration fees will be automatically applied to the new Congress dates. 

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UIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY:  22-25 July 2021

In solidarity with their Brazilian colleagues, the UIA Council has unanimously agreed to hold the next UIA General Assembly in Rio de Janeiro from 22 to 25 July 2021, immediately after the 27th World Congress of Architects (18-22 July).

 

UIA GOLD MEDAL AND TRIENNIAL PRIZES: 2021

The deadline for the submission of nominations for the UIA Gold Medal and Awards has been extended to 2 April 2021 in line with the new UIA2021RIO calendar. UIA Member Sections and Council members are invited to continue submitting their nominations on the UIA Awards platform (https://uia.awardsplatform.com/). Nominations already received remain valid. The Awards Ceremony will take place on 21 July in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) during the 27th World Congress of Architects.

New nomination deadline: 2 April 2021

Jury meeting: 20 April 2021

Announcement of results: 26 April 2021

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INTERNATIONAL IDEAS STUDENT COMPETITION: MARE-CIDADE

Supported by the UIA and UN-Habitat, the competition invites students from around the world to present innovative and sustainable solutions for one of Rio's largest informal settlements, Complexo da Maré. With more than 860 entries already received from 36 countries, the Brazilian Institute of Architects (IAB) has decided to maintain the registration deadline of 30 March and to extend the following dates:

Submission deadline: June 30 - July 30, 2020

Jury meeting: 03 - 28 September 2020

Announcement of results: 14 October 2020

Awards Ceremony: July 2021

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UIA AWARD FOR INNOVATION IN ARCHITECTURAL EDUCATION

Organised by the UIA Education Commission, the Award for Innovation in Architectural Education celebrates the multifaceted nature of innovation across the boundaries of cultures and geographies, and promotes inspiring pedagogical practices that contribute to the creation of sustainable environments.

Submission deadline: 20 October2020

Evaluation of entries by the jury: 20 October - end November 2020

Announcement of results: 1 December 2020

Any submissions already received on the UIA Awards Platform remain valid.

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UIA GOLDEN CUBES AWARDS

Organised by the UIA Architecture and Children Work Programme, this triennial award recognises people and organisations that help children and young people to develop a better understanding of architecture and the built environment. The international phase, which was successfully concluded on 15 March, will be evaluated by an international jury next September.

The dates of the jury meeting and the announcement of the results will be communicated at a later date.

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UIA FRIENDLY & INCLUSIVE SPACES AWARD

Organised by the UIA Work Programme, Architecture for All , this triennial award promotes inspiring examples of friendly and inclusive buildings and places that have created socially sustainable environments through high quality architectural design. The first phase was successfully concluded on 15 February, with 88 projects received from 35 countries. The selected projects will be evaluated online and announced in the autumn of 2020. The date for the announcement of the results will be communicated shortly.

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UIA2021RIO - 27th World Congress of Architects: 18-22 July 2021

Following the recommendations of national public authorities concerning the propagation of COVID-19, the International Union of Architects (UIA), the Institute of Architects of Brazil (IAB) and the UIA2020RIO Executive Committee, in agreement with their institutional partners and other stakeholders, have postponed the 27th World Congress of Architects by one year to 18-22 July 2021.

Participants’ registration fees will be automatically applied to the new Congress dates. 

Find out more

 

UIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY:  22-25 July 2021

In solidarity with their Brazilian colleagues, the UIA Council has unanimously agreed to hold the next UIA General Assembly in Rio de Janeiro from 22 to 25 July 2021, immediately after the 27th World Congress of Architects (18-22 July).

 

UIA GOLD MEDAL AND TRIENNIAL PRIZES: 2021

The deadline for the submission of nominations for the UIA Gold Medal and Awards has been extended to 2 April 2021 in line with the new UIA2021RIO calendar. UIA Member Sections and Council members are invited to continue submitting their nominations on the UIA Awards platform (https://uia.awardsplatform.com/). Nominations already received remain valid. The Awards Ceremony will take place on 21 July in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) during the 27th World Congress of Architects.

New nomination deadline: 2 April 2021

Jury meeting: 20 April 2021

Announcement of results: 26 April 2021

Find out more

 

INTERNATIONAL IDEAS STUDENT COMPETITION: MARE-CIDADE

Supported by the UIA and UN-Habitat, the competition invites students from around the world to present innovative and sustainable solutions for one of Rio's largest informal settlements, Complexo da Maré. With more than 860 entries already received from 36 countries, the Brazilian Institute of Architects (IAB) has decided to maintain the registration deadline of 30 March and to extend the following dates:

Submission deadline: June 30 - July 30, 2020

Jury meeting: 03 - 28 September 2020

Announcement of results: 14 October 2020

Awards Ceremony: July 2021

Find out more

 

UIA AWARD FOR INNOVATION IN ARCHITECTURAL EDUCATION

Organised by the UIA Education Commission, the Award for Innovation in Architectural Education celebrates the multifaceted nature of innovation across the boundaries of cultures and geographies, and promotes inspiring pedagogical practices that contribute to the creation of sustainable environments.

Submission deadline: 20 October2020

Evaluation of entries by the jury: 20 October - end November 2020

Announcement of results: 1 December 2020

Any submissions already received on the UIA Awards Platform remain valid.

Find out more

 

UIA GOLDEN CUBES AWARDS

Organised by the UIA Architecture and Children Work Programme, this triennial award recognises people and organisations that help children and young people to develop a better understanding of architecture and the built environment. The international phase, which was successfully concluded on 15 March, will be evaluated by an international jury next September.

The dates of the jury meeting and the announcement of the results will be communicated at a later date.

Find out more

 

UIA FRIENDLY & INCLUSIVE SPACES AWARD

Organised by the UIA Work Programme, Architecture for All , this triennial award promotes inspiring examples of friendly and inclusive buildings and places that have created socially sustainable environments through high quality architectural design. The first phase was successfully concluded on 15 February, with 88 projects received from 35 countries. The selected projects will be evaluated online and announced in the autumn of 2020. The date for the announcement of the results will be communicated shortly.

Find out more

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General Secretariat

The UIA General Secretariat, placed under the responsibility of the Secretary General, is the Union's executive body and the administrative centre for the coordination of relations between the UIA Member Sections and their activities.

The General Secretariat assists architects and architecture students in getting into contact with professional colleagues throughout the world, from professional organisations and architectural schools to museums and media.

The General Secretariat helps architects to keep up to date with UIA activities, its partners and Member Sections.

General Secretariat of the International Union of Architects

Tour Maine Montparnasse
33, avenue du Maine - B.P. 158
75755 PARIS Cedex 15 – France

Tel: +33 (0)1 45 24 36 88 
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