conferencia | GLOBAL DWELLING

The first OIKONET International Conference will take place at the School of Architecture La Salle, in Barcelona, on September 25th and 26th, 2014.

A poster exhibition is open to all the participants. The deadline toreceive the final version of the paper (in A0 format) is September 12th, 2014. The participation in this conference is free of charge. If you are interested to attend, please write us to info@oikonet

The conference theme –Global Dwelling– will encompass issues such as citizens’ participation and social inclusiveness, adaptability and sustainability of the built environment, community building and housing policies. The conference will bring together representatives of academic institutions, research organizations, community groups and local authorities.

The program includes 19 presentations of representatives coming from 25 countries worldwide which will address the following topics: changing meanings of home, housing policies, energy efficiency in housing, social sustainability, affordable housing, community participation, housing design education, sustainable housing, and urban renewal.

Two keynote speeches will be delivered by Claire Lévy-Vroelant, Professor of Sociology, Université de Paris-8 Saint-Denis, France, and Ekim Tan,Founder of Play the City Studio.

A poster exhibition is open to all the participants. The deadline toreceive the final version of the paper (in A0 format) is September 12th, 2014. The participation in this conference is free of charge.