12.07.2009 

International Forum “Architectural Seasons in Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering ” (FAS)

The Forum topic is «Historic city centres.  Reconstruction, new development»

1. Draft Programme Schedule
 April 26 - 30:  Exhibition - competition of the best course and diploma students` works.
 April  27 - 30: Conference reports by well-known architects and scientists from Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation and abroad, who are considered to be the best experts on historical city centre reconstruction.
 April 27 - 29: project seminars for students.
 April 30: summerising the conference results, as well as the results of the students` project seminar and the best course and diploma students` works.  
 April 27: The city sightseeing including the objects of special interest.
 Cultural programme

2. Conference: «Historic city centres. Reconstruction, new development»
It is planned to consider following issues at the conference:
1. Modern lines of development of historical cities and their centres.
2. Author's concepts of architectural design of historical cities` centres.
3. New building in the historical centre.
4. Reconstruction of historical buildings to be fitted to perform new functions.
5. The conflict between the city`s requirement for development and preservation of a historical heritage.
6. Projects of reconstruction of squares, gardens and parks in the historical centres.
7. Architectural design and landscape transformations in the historical centre.

3. Project seminar
April 27-29:  design seminar on the topic offered by teachers.
April 29: summarising the design seminar and course and diploma  projects competition  in order to determine the best projects.

4. Publishing the conference materials  in the format of a coloured almanac “Architectural Seasons in Saint-Petersburg”.

5. Cultural programme


Time schedule of the Forum  in detail:

April 26, Monday

Start Termination Theme
 
 
 
 
Arrival of the conference participants
 
 
 
 
The exhibition arrangement


April 27, Tuesday
Start Termination Theme
10.00  
 
Registration of participants
10.30  
 
Opening of the conference
 
 
 
 
Introductory talk, announcement of bench reports
11.00 14.00 SP Architects` club members meeting. Discussion: Author's concepts of architectural designing of historical cities` centres.
14.00 15.00 Lunch
15.00 18.00 Sightseeing including the objects of professional interest

April 28, Wednesday
Start Termination Theme
10.00 14.00 Session of the members of the club of scientists and explorers. Reports by experts on historical city centre reconstruction.
14.00 15.00 Lunch
15.00 18.00  Cultural programme

April 29, Thursday
Start Termination Theme
10.00 14.00 Reports devoted to teaching practice in architecture-construction higher schools.
14.00 15.00 Lunch
15.00  
 
Cultural programme

April 23, Friday
Start Termination Theme
10.00 11.30 Summerising the conference results
11.30 14.00 Summerising the master classes` results
14.00  
 
Banquet

 
 
 
 
Departure of the conference participants

Draft programme of the project students`seminar (April 26 - 30, 2010)

From April 26 till April 30 at the SPSUACE, there will be held a project students` seminars on the topic:  «Historic city centres. Reconstruction, new development».

April 26
Arrival  and accommodation. Meeting peer students.  

April 27
10.00 - 11.30  Allocation of tasks by teachers.
11.30 - 12.00  Coffee break
12.00 - 14.00   Dividing into international groups, situation analysis and material collection.
14.00 - 15. 00  Lunch at the SPSUACE canteen
15.00 - 18.00 Sightseeing

April 28
10.00 - 14.00  Working at the project
11.30 - 12.00  Coffee break
14.00 - 15.00  Lunch at the SPSUACE canteen
Cultural programme

April 29
10.00 - 14.30 Working at the project
11.30 - 12.00  Coffee break
 14.00 - 15.00  Lunch at the SPSUACE canteen
15.00 - 18.00  Excursion

April 30
10.00 - 11.30 Arrangement of the completed projects
12.00 - 14.00   Summarising the students` competitions and awarding the students who had done the best projects.
14.00 - Final banquet

Faculties

  • Faculty of environmental engineering and municipal services
    Faculty of environmental engineering and municipal services
  • Faculty of automobile and road-building
    Faculty of automobile and road-building
  • Faculty of economics and management
    Faculty of economics and management
  • Faculty of architecture
    Faculty of architecture
  • Faculty of civil engineering
    Faculty of civil engineering
  • Faculty of forensic investigation and law in construction and transport
    Faculty of forensic investigation and law in construction and transport
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