Heritage and Sustainability in Education, Research, Policies and Practice

An event supported by ICOMOS-UK.


Thursday 23 June 2022

17:00 – 21:00

Budden Lecture Theatre, The Liverpool School of Architecture, University of Liverpool, 25 Abercromby Square, Liverpool, L69 7ZN

The event is organised by the Liverpool School of Architecture (LSA) in collaboration with ICOMOS-UK and sponsored by the RIBA NW’s Conservation, Heritage & Sustainability Group. The LSA has been undertaking several teaching, research and empirical projects and initiatives to address the on-going challenge of sustaining heritage properties (cultural, natural, tangible and intangible) while safeguarding their underpinning values.

The programme includes three sessions:

  • 17:00-18:00 Heritage and sustainability teaching initiatives. Presentations by staff members and students.

  • 18:00-19:00 An online live presentation by Dr Marco Iuliano about the designs of the LSA extension and adaptive reuse of its heritage structures.

  • 19:00-19:45 break/light sandwiches and networking

  • 19:45-20:45 Research and empirical projects activities around heritage and sustainability. Presentation by staff members and PhD students about their wider involvement.

  • 20:45-21:00 Takeaway.

The event is led by Dr Ataa Alsalloum, a lecturer in architecture and urban heritage at the LSA, a founding member of the RIBA Conservation, Heritage & Sustainability Group and the Vice-Chair of the ICOMOS-UK Education, Training and Events Committee. Ataa is also the director of the MA in Sustainable Heritage Management.


Go here to register: https://www.laf-uk.com/laf22-018