We are delighted to invite you to the first of five sessions in season two of Continuing Professional Development for built environment professionals, curated by the Commonwealth Association of Architects (ACU), the Commonwealth Association of Planners (CAP), the Commonwealth Engineers Council (CEC) and the Commonwealth Heritage Forum (CHF).
The aim of this first session will be to consider the critical capacity gaps identified in the Survey of the Built Environment Professionals in the Commonwealth and how we might work together to address the underlying issues.
The session will be chaired by Mr Alex Wright, Head of Policy, Association of Commonwealth Universities. Following a short framing presentation in which Mr Kalim Siddiqui, Chair of the Pakistan Council for Architects and Town Planners, will present the high level findings from a recent national survey, Kalim and Alex will be joined by the following panel of discussants:
* Ms Trudy Morgan, President, Sierra Leone Institution of Engineers
* Prof Dan Inkoom, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
* Ms Geetika Anand, External Consultant, Indian Institute of Human Settlements
* Ms Jacquiann Lawton, Head of School, University of Technology, Caribbean School of
The panel discussion will include engagement from an external expert Ms Raphaelle Vignol, Capacity Building Co-Lead, UN Habitat.
Ample time will be given for Q&A. Due to the capacity of the zoom webinar we recommend you join 5-10 minutes early for each session so that you are guaranteed a place. The event will also be simultaneously live streamed to Vimeo should the Zoom reach full capacity. The recording will be uploaded on our website as soon as possible following the session.