School of Architecture, CUHK

The Hong Kong Graduate Conference in Architectural Research 2016

Date & Time

01.04.2016 02.04.2016


Exhibition Zones B, C & F, Meeting Room, 1/F, AIT Building, CUHK



This conference brings together research postgraduate students from various architectural schools to foster discussions on current research with a focus on the architectural humanities. Researchers and practitioners from related fields such as urban design and planning, landscape architecture, and the social sciences generally are also welcome.

Four academic visitors will travel to Hong Kong for this event: Prof. Jin Baek from Seoul National University will deliver the keynote address. Prof. Yoonchun Jung from Kwangwoon University, Dr. Jiang Bing, Associate Editor-in-Chief of El Croquis (Chinese-English Edition) and Ms. Wang Hanni, an editor from Jianzhu Xuebao (the official journal of the Architectural Society of China), will give special presentations.

A highlight of the conference will be a talk on rare books on architecture in the collection of the CUHK Architecture Library by Prof. Ho Puay-peng, Director of the Centre for Architectural Heritage Research, the School of Architecture.

24 papers have been accepted for this conference, 20 of which are by researchers from outside Hong Kong.

This event is open to teachers and students in the relevant fields from CUHK and other educational institutions in Hong Kong. No conference fee will be charged. For catering purposes, please register your name and personal details by emailing cuhkphdconference@gmail.com as soon as possible, and no later than 24 March.

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