SABE Research Day 2015 – Fri 25/9, 9am to 4pm

Research Day 2015
School of Architecture and Built Environment
Level 5 Barr Smith South 534, Forum lecture theatre

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09:00 Coffee/tea

09:15 Welcome

09:30 Opening plenary
Dr Phil Mason, University of Glasgow
Associate Professor Emma Baker, ARC Future Fellow

10:15 Coffee/tea break

10:30 Session 1: Housing
Rachel Bills: Healthy housing for an ageing population: examining thermal comfort from the inside out
Jessica Huang: Style or No-style? This IS the question!
Yonas Ahmed Mohammed: Re-discovering disappearing Informal open spaces: An investigation into socio-spatial processes

11:30 Session 2:Resettlement
Nirodha Kumari Meegahakumbura Dissanayake: An overview of recent resettlement history of Sri Lanka
Isidoro III Malaque: Transformation of Urban Poor Housing from Informal to Formal Types: Case of Davao City, Philippines
Pragathi Sridhar: Urbanity in Transition – the case for neighbourliness

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Session 3: Policy & Process
Ruidong Chang: Dynamic interaction model of sustainability and competitiveness for construction industries
Carolyn Wigg: Towards sustainable heritage conservation

14:15 Session 4: Spatial studies
Fahmid Ahmed: Urban regeneration through reconstructed wetlands as an urban design tool for resilience: case of Hatirjheel-Begunbari canal integrated development project in Dhaka Bangladesh.
Athanasios Lazarou: Rethinking the Architecture of the Encounter in the New Acropolis Museum
Zahra Rahaman: The Handbook of Agriculture; Agriculture and Gardening in the Early Safavid Period

15:15 Discussion

15:30 Closing remarks

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