Festival Hall Stage

28 - 30 November 2018, RAI Amsterdam

WAF 2016 Festival Hall Stage:

Festival Hall talks focus on working globally, cutting-edge technology and innovative materials.

To view the programme on mobile please download the event guide.

 

Wednesday 16 November 2016

 

11.00 – 11.40

New technology in today's homes

Gereon Uerz, Leader Foresight Europe, Arup Foresight
Jan Wurm, Leader Research Europe, Arup Foresight

 

11.50 - 12.30

My kind of house

A 'household name' in architecture gives their take on the ideal house.

 

12.40 - 13.00

Pleased to meet you

Four practices introduce themselves in five minutes

 

14.20 - 15.00

Housing and finance

Does housing have to be 'unaffordable'?

 

15.10 - 15.50

Housing and construction

Ivan Harbour, Principal, Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

 

16.00 - 16.40

Book club

Architects, authors & critics discus recent books and books that have influenced their work

 

16.50 - 17.30

Global housing update - India

Wong Chiu Man, Principal, Wow Architects

 
     
 

Thursday 17 November 2016

 

10.50 – 11.30

New technology in today's homes

Labour saving or pleasure making? What are the implications for interior space  

 

11.50 - 12.30

My kind of house

A 'household name' in architecture gives their take on the ideal house.

 

12.40 - 13.00

Pleased to meet you

Four practices introduce themselves in five minutes

 
 

14.20 - 15.00

Healthy Homes

James Pickard, Principal, Cartwright Pickard
Professor Bernd Wegener, Institute of Social Sciences, Humboldt University

 

15.10 - 15.50

Disruptive Design

Tom Alexander, Director, Aukett Swanke
Sam Bernard, Global Product Development Director, Dyson

 

16.00 - 16.40

Book club

Architects, authors & critics discus recent books and books that have influenced their work

 
16.50 - 17.30

Global Housing Update - Tokyo

Akihiko Hamada, President, Chief Executive Officer, Nikken Housing System

 
 
 
 

Friday 18 November 2016

 

11.00 - 12.40

Housing - hearing from the occupiers

Niklas Maak, Arts Editor, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Andres Ramirez, Director, Plane-Site,
Richard Hassel, Principal, Woha

 

14.20 - 15.00

My kind of house

A 'household name' in architecture gives their take on the ideal house.

 

15.10 - 15.50

Book Club

Architects, authors & critics discus recent books and books that have influenced their work

 

16.00 - 16.40

Global housing update - Mexico City

The architects changing the face of public housing

 

 

Book to attend now >> 

View the Main Stage Seminar Programme >>

By continuing to use the site you agree to our cookies policy. Accept