Conference Schedule/Papers

SCHOSA Conference 2015

Standing Conference of Heads of Schools of Architecture   

AGENDA FOR THE SCHOSA CONFERENCE 2015, TO BE HELD ON THURSDAY9 APRIL AND FRIDAY 10 APRIL AT THE RIBA, 66 PORTLAND PLACE.

Chair: Fionn Stevenson

Thursday 9th April 18.00 – 20.00 

Evening Reception  and Debate, followed by Dinner at RIBA

How can we educate architects to evaluate their built work?

Practices who are successfully doing BPE talk about their experiences and what they need from educationalists teaching architecture.

·       Wellbeing – Lynne Sullivan, SustainableByDesign

·       Energy – Ben Humphries, Architype Architects

·       Food – Pooran Desai, Bioregional

·       Transport – Anthony Trilsbach, Dover Harbour Board

·       Climate Change - Rab Bennetts, Bennetts Associates

Panel to address comments from the floor after initial 10 minute presentations

Friday 10th April

Main Conference

09.00 Registration and coffee

09.30 Welcome from Alex Wright, SCHOSA Chair and handover to Fionn Stevenson, Conference Chair

 

Measuring Physical Footprints

09.40 Transport – What journey should we take? – Jon Sampson, URBED

10.00 Water –the forgotten challenge – Cath Hassell , ech2 consultants 

10.20 Energy – Building Physics for Architects -  Doug King, Royal Academy of Engineering

10.40 Research:Evaluation:Practice -  Peter Clegg, Fielden Clegg Bradley Studios

 

11.00 Refreshment Break

 

Meaningful Evaluation

11.30 Healthy Architecture –  Elena Marco, University of West England

11.50 The Cultural Value of Architecture –Flora Samuel, The University of Sheffield

12.10 Second Nature Urban Architecture– Andre Viljoen, University of Brighton

12.30 Ethical resource use – at least do no harm? Sandy Halliday, Gaia Architects

12.50 Summary of Morning – Alex Wright. The University of Bath

 

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch

 

Education

14.00 Centre for Mathematics at Cambridge 10 years on – Carol Costello, Cullinan Studio

14.20 The Difficult Whole: Sensory Evaluation – Fionn Stevenson, The University of Sheffield

14.40 BPE, an educational endeavour joining students, practitioners and researchers – Henrik Schoenefeldt, University of Kent

 

15.00 Break

 

15.30 Plenary Where next with performance evaluation? Chair –tbc

16.30 SCHOSA resolutions on embedding performance evaluation in architectural education

16.55 Closing comments Alex Wright, SCHOSA Chair

17.00 CLOSE