Speakers and Program Announced at the Second IAAC Global Alumni Meeting

Less then a couple of weeks to go for the second IAAC Global Alumni Meeting. For this very special occasion, IAAC extended an invitation to all its Alumni around the globe to join us on the 19th of June in Barcelona to share, learn and celebrate together another year of success.

Here follows the program of the event, which will take place at IAAC:

11:00 – 11:30 // Breakfast
11:30 – 12:00 // Welcome by Mathilde Marengo
12:00 – 14:00 // Alumni Talks: Fabrication Protocols + Research & Design
14:00 – 16:00 // Lunch with Paella
16:00 – 18:00 // Alumni Talks: Relational Habitats + Urban Futures
18:00 – 18:15 // Aldo Sollazzo about Alumni and GSS
18:15 – 19:00 // Conclusions by Areti Markopoulou
19:30 – 21:00 // Lecture by Farshad Mehdizadeh
22:00 // IAAC Alumni Party

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In the day of the meeting, four panels will fill up the two Alumni Talks sessions, running from 12:00 to 14:00 and from 16:00 until 18:00.

Fabrication Protocols, Research & Design, Relational Habitats and Urban Futures are the topics around which the twelve Alumni, selected by the call for speakers, will present their recent work.

The panels will be moderated by four of the current students of the Institute:

Fabrication Protocols

Alexandre Dubor
Seiichi Suzuki
Utsav Mathur

Moderator: Keesje Avis

Research & Design

Guillermo Ivan Lopez
Agata Kycia
Carlos Bausa

Moderator: Alex Mademochoritis

Relational Habitats

Stephanie Bashir
Ece Tankal
Mehran Davari

Moderator: Andre Resende

Urban Futures

Seda Tugutlu
Peter Magnus
Antonio Atripaldi

Moderator: Laura Marcovich

The working day day will be closed by the Open Lecture of Farshad Mehdizadeh at 19:30 followed by the Alumni party, starting at 22:00.

The IAAC Alumni community is an active and dynamic network of visionary professionals distributed around the world, promoting principles and applications of Advanced Architecture and collaborating with IAAC in multiple academic and international research operations.

In the days before and after the Meeting, IAAC Alumni will have the chance to take part to this year’s Masters Final Presentations, the Sonar Festival, the Makers Fair, the Masters Final Exhibition and the Masters Graduation Party.