Wed, Jan 08, 2020, 10:00 AM - Fri, Jan 10, 2020, 06:00 PM
The HECAR Foundation organizes Women in Design 2020+ International Conference.
The HECAR Foundation alongside Somaya and Kalappa Consultants lead by Brinda Somaya are organizing the “ International Conference with leading architects, urban conservationists, urban planners and designers of multiple and diverse disciplines from India and the World. The conference is scheduled to be held on 8th, 9th and 10th January, 2020 at the Nehru Centre Auditorium in Mumbai. This three-day conference will feature more than 35 women speakers and panelists sharing their stories, thoughts and ideas with the audience of some of the most respected designers and cultural practitioners.
This global platform will provide women with the opportunity to celebrate the evolution and success of their practices; innovative techniques in Architecture, Planning, Conservation and related fields; challenges faced by women in constructions working with arts and crafts and their role in pedagogy, sustainability, research and the visual arts. It is a global perspective encased in the Indian ground reality showcasing the immense capabilities, accomplishments and innovative genetic abilities of women in Architecture and Design. Celebrating path-breaking projects built and influenced by women shall be the essence of the conference.
This platform will be unique as it brings together for the first time, a caliber of women from across the globe that are leaders and activists in the Architecture and Design field.
List of The Speakers & Panellists:
1. BILLIE TSIEN, New York, USA
2. BRINDA SOMAYA, Mumbai, India
3. JEANNE GANG, Chicago, USA
4. ANNABELLE SELLDORF, New York, USA
5. LAILA ISKANDAR, Cairo, Egypt
6. MARTHA THORNE, Madrid, Spain
7. ELIZABETH VINES, Sydney, Australia
8. NANDINI SOMAYA SAMPAT, Mumbai, India
9. SHIMUL JAVERI KADRI, Mumbai, India
10. SUNITA KOHLI, New Delhi, India
11. JOHANNA GIBBONS, London, UK
12. MARY NORMAN WOODS, Ithaca, USA
13. SALMA SAMAR DAMLUJI, Beirut, Lebanon
14. NELA DE ZOYSA, Colombo, Sri Lanka
15. NEERA ADARKAR, Mumbai, India
16. J. MEEJIN YOON, Ithaca, USA
17. CHITRA VISHWANATH, Bengaluru, India
18. SHUBHRA RAJE, Denver, USA
19. ELI GIANNINI, Melbourne, Australia
20. HIRANTE WELANDAWE, Colombo, Sri Lanka
21. MADHAVI DESAI, Ahemdabad, India
22. ABHA NARAIN LAMBAH, Mumbai, India
23. SWATI APTE, Mumbai, India
24. SHIKHA JAIN, Gurgaon, India
25. CHHAVI RAJAWAT, Soda, India
26. YASAMAN ESMAILI, Tehran, Iran
27. MONICA CHADHA, Chicago, USA
28. VIBHA BAKSHI, Mumbai, India
29. RATNAMALA SWAIN, Bhubaneswar, India
30. RASHMI PODDAR, Mumbai, India
31. RUPALI GUPTE, Mumbai, India
32. SONALI RASTOGI, New Delhi, India
33. ANUPAMA KUNDOO, Pondicherry, India
This conclave is all about exploring the stories of these amazing women and inspiring a new generation of women, and men as well to do great work and push the boundaries in their respective fields.
For any further query or the schedule of the event, please visit our website www.wid2020plus.org.
Kindly RSVP to confirm your presence with –
Vanshika Tejwani Neha Guglani Benjamin Bamnolkar
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Where: Nehru Centre Auditorium in Mumbai
When: 8th, 9th, and 10th January, 2020.
Time: 10:00 am