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Location: 103 Borough Road, The Hub, Southwark Lecture Theatre London SE1 0AA (and live streamed on Teams - link to follow)
Time: 09:00 - 00:00
Organiser: School of Built Environment & Architecture
About this event
Research and Development wing of Women in Architecture Pakistan (WAP) is working with the Women in Architecture (WIA) UK for the three days cross border collaboration. WIA representatives will join in Lahore on 18-19th January.
Conveners: Dr. Igea Troiani and Dr. Mamuna Iqbal
Moderators: Ar. Sana Nauman (President WAP)
Dr. Mamuna Iqbal (Vice President WAP, Chair Research and development Unit WAP)
Dr. Zahra Hussain (Head Initiatives WAP)
This groundbreaking 3-day symposium (Day 1 in London, Days 2 & 3 in Lahore) organised with WIA (Women in Architecture) UK and WAP (Women in Architecture Pakistan) commemorates the significant contributions and achievements of women in the field of architecture within Pakistan, South Asia and in the UK. This symposium serves as a platform where architects, academics, enthusiasts, politicians come together to celebrate and honor the diverse talent, ingenuity, and resilience exhibited by women of Pakistani and South Asian background shaping the architectural landscape of South Asia and beyond. At this symposium, we explore the various challenges faced by these women in the field of architecture in the industry, academia, policy or whilst working on the frontlines with communities. Through a series of captivating talks, engaging discussions and workshops, this symposium seeks to elevate their stories and bring them to the forefront of the architectural discourse.
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