World Architecture Festival 2013


When: Wed, October 2, 9am – Fri, October 4, 5pm, 2013
Where: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Admission: SGD 1420 [for Architects & Designers]
Info: World Architecture Festival

World Architecture Festival (WAF) is the largest festival and live awards programme for the global architecture community. WAF 2013 will be an inspirational, design-led experience, with opportunities to hear from some of the world's best-known architects - and from talented young practices establishing themselves on the global stage. Topics include:
  • Educational values: what are we teaching and why? - Professor George B. Johnston, School of Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology et al
  • The value of delight: quantifying satisfaction - Mille Sylvest, GXN et al
  • The value of local: context-rich design - Vo Trong Nghia, Vo Trong Nghia Architects
  • The value of low tech: designing with limited resources - Rene Tan, RT&Q et al
  •  New materials update - Ben Morris, Managing Director, Vector Foiltec
  • Augmented design: Making it real - Shawn Sullivan, Principal, Rockwell Group et al
  • What is real? The meaning of authenticity - Sean Barrington Pearson, RUF Project
Co-located Event: Inside WAF 2013 Singapore