Schedule

Exhibitions: African Speculations – Javier Arpa and Chris Marcinkowski
BK EXPO (next to Espressobar)
3D printing on site – Tommaso Venturini
BK EXPO (next to Espressobar)
Pavillion for Okana – Ellen Rouwendal
Podium (Maquettehal)

Day 1

TUESDAY 26 MARCH
16:30 – 17:00Registration open
Berlagezaal 2
16:30 – 18:00Urbanism students pre-program
Berlagezaal 1
17:30 – 19:00Informal drinks at Bouwpub
Bouwpub

Day 2

WEDNESDAY 27 MARCH – EDUCATION
08:30 – 09:15Registration
Berlagezaal lobby
Coffee and tea
Berlagezaal 2
09:15 – 09:30Welcome: Prof. Dick van Gameren Dean of the Faculty of Architecture and Built Environment
Berlagezaal 1
9:30 – 10:00Opening speech: Mr. Mohammed Habib Idris, Deputy Head of Mission (Ghana)
Berlagezaal 1
10:00 – 10:30Coffee and tea break
Berlagezaal 2
10:30 – 12:00Morning Dialogues: Prof. Fasil Giorghis (EiABC, Addis Ababa University)
Prof. Lesley Lokko (GSA, University of Johannesburg)
Moderated by OluTimehin Adegbeye
Berlagezaal 1
12:00 – 13:30Lunch (Rode Rozen)
Berlagezaal 2
Documentary ‘At Least we Tried’ by Michiel Smits – Berlagezaal 1
13:30 – 15:00Parallel Sessions:
Track 4: Rural Building Solutions – Room E
Track 3: Informal Urbanisation – Room B
Track 6: Methods and Theories – Room C
Track 1: Student2Student debate – Room K
Track 2: Book presentation: ‘Ng’ambo Atlas’ – Berlagezaal 1
15:00 – 15:30Coffee and tea break+ film by Vera van Maaren
Berlagezaal 2
15:30 – 17:30Parallel Sessions:
Track 4: Rural Building Solutions – Room E
Track 4: Block-making workshop – outside of Oost Serre
Track 3: Informal Urbanisation (Panel by Javier Martinez, Tania Berger and Peter Gotsch / Erasmus+ SES project) – Room B
Track 6: Methods and Theories – Room C
Track 1: Education workshop – Room K
AFFR Special Screening – Berlagezaal 1
17:30 – 18:15Lecture by Claudio Acioly (UN-Habitat)
Berlagezaal 1
“Capacity building in Africa”
18:30 – 21:00Conference dinner(optional)
Berlagezaal 2

Day 3

THURSDAY 28 MARCH – PRACTICE
08:30 – 09:15Registration
Berlagezaal lobby
Coffee and tea
Berlagezaal 2
09:00 – 10:00Welcome: Prof. Andy van den Dobbelsteen
Berlagezaal 1
Reflections on Day 1 – track leaders
Introduction to Global Urban Lab – GUL
Berlagezaal 1
10:00 – 10:30Coffee and tea break
Berlagezaal 2
10:30 – 12:00Morning Dialogues: Christian Benimana (MASS Design Group, Rwanda)
Rahel Shawl (RAAS Architects, Ethiopia)
Moderated by OluTimehin Adegbeye
Berlagezaal 1
12:00 – 13:30PK Das Lunch Lecture
Room A (Lunch served at entrance to Room A)
13:30 – 15:00Parallel Sessions:
Track 2: Planned Urbanization – Berlagezaal 1
Track 5: Climate Adaptation and Resilience – Room E
Track 6: Methods and Theories (Detroit panel) – Room B
15:00 – 15:30Coffee and tea break
Berlagezaal 2
15:30 – 17:00Parallel Sessions:
Track 2: Book presentation: ‘To Build a City in Africa’ – Berlagezaal 1
Track 5: Climate Adaptation and Resilience workshop – Room E
Track 6: Book presentation: ‘Interpreting Kigali’ – Room C
17:00 – 17:15Switch break
Berlagezaal 2
17:15 – 17:45Lecture by Prof. Chrisna Duplessis (Department of Architecture, University of Pretoria)
Berlagezaal 1
17:45 – 18:15Round Table: Reflections and Way Forward
Andy van den Dobbelsteen (TU Delft) (moderates after initial reflection)
Lesley Lokko (University of Johannesburg)
Chrisna Duplessis (University of Pretoria)
Fasil Giorghis (Addis Ababa University)
Dirk van Gameren (TU Delft)
Reinier de Graaf (OMA)
Berlagezaal 1
18:15 – 18:45Closing drinks
Berlagezaal 2

Day 1

FRIDAY 26 MARCH – EXCURSION
09:30Departure to Rotterdam from BK by bus
Assemble in parking lot behind the faculty (near Bouwpub)
10:00 – 14:00Walking tour of architectural icons of Rotterdam
Assemble in parking lot behind the faculty (near Bouwpub)
09:30Return to BK by bus
Contact person: Roberto Rocco (+31 (0)6 1843 1503

The Organising Team:

 

Responsible Professors:

Professor Dirk van Gameren D.E.vanGameren@tudelft.nl

Professor  Andy van den Dobbelsteen A.A.J.F.vandenDobbelsteen@tudelft.nl

Organising Team:

Anteneh Tola,  A.T.Tola@tudelft.nl

Arnout Sabbe, Arnout.Sabbe@tudelft.nl

Igor Moreno da Cruz Pessoa, I.Pessoa@tudelft.nl

Meryam Ajari, M.Ajari@student.tudelft.nl

Michiel Smits,  M.W.M.Smits@tudelft.nl

Rachel Keeton, R.E.Keeton@tudelft.nl

Roberto Rocco, R.C.Rocco@tudelft.nl

Yemi Kacoutie Y.M.H.Kacoutie@student.tudelft.nl

Communications:

Serah-Ingrid Calitz 

Michelle Bettman