Friday, August 18, 2017

Event Report

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India’s Only Architecture & Design Festival FOAID-2014 will be held in Mumbai late this month.

 

For the first time in history of Indian Architecture, the prestigious the Festival of Architecture & Interior Design (FOAID) 2014 is being held in India’s financial capital: Mumbai.  FOAID 2014 will cover a broad spectrum of topics related to architecture and interior design. The two day Festival to be held at Hotel The Lalit, Mumbai from September 26-27 will see the attendance of 300 plus delegates comprising of architects and urban planners, interior designers, builder and developers, airport and metro authorities, consulting engineers and government agencies at the National Conference and over 1500 plus Design Practices & Enthusiasts visiting the Expo Area. The event has been extensively supported, media partnered and covered by CNBC TV-18.

 

Many noted architects and eminent speakers related to the architecture and building fraternity will speak on different topics which include ‘Is Architecture a Luxury or a Necessity’, ‘Blurring the Boundaries in Architecture & Design’, Augmented Design – Making it Real’, ‘Delighting the Design Senses’, ‘Quantifying Sustainability in Architecture’, ‘Brands & Design – The New Patrons of Creativity’, ‘Responsible Transformation of Architecture & Design’, ’Cutting Edge and Cutting Down’, ‘Designing for Multiple Occupier Groups: Creating Adaptable Space’, and  ‘Challenges in Application of New Technologies in Modern Architecture’.

 

The 2014 Festival of Architecture & Interior Designing’s thematic exhibition – DESIGN ARENA will be an added attraction and it will be based on the theme of ‘TRANSFORMATIONS’. The theme will relate to the way in which the built environment can be transformed by a combination of client commitment, architectural imagination, technological development and professional teamwork. This is a platform where the top 40 architectural firms and their team will interact with visitors, offer their expert opinion and will share interesting details of some of their projects. FOAID – 2014 NATIONAL CONFERENCE will provide participants with all the information, insight and details to capitalise on the newest trends.

 

The event will offer a platform for the display of case studies of 80 different iconic architectural practices from across the country. These will illustrate different aspects of transformation including ‘Creative re-use and adaptation of single buildings and/or groups of buildings’, ‘Regeneration of declining places and spaces within cities’, ‘ Technology transfer where lessons from other fields are applied to the built environment’, ’ Climate - change initiatives to protect or enhance existing environments’, ‘Social change represented in new buildings and places’ and ‘Economic growth and change helped by creative architecture and planning’.

 

For more information contact:

For Partnership Enquiries:
rajath@foaidindia.in

For Conference/Delegates Enquiries:
shradha@foaidindia.in

Website: www.foaidindia.in




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