We are delighted to invite you to the second 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 session is to review diverse international examples of heritage-led regeneration, draw together the lessons learned and develop clear recommendations for future action across the Commonwealth.
The session will be chaired by Mr Hamdan Majeed, Managing Director from Think City, Malaysia. Following a short framing presentation in which Mr Philip Davies, Chairman of the Commonwealth Heritage Forum, will draw on successful international examples of heritage-led regeneration, Hamdan and Philip will be joined by the following panel of discussants:
* Ms Sayeda Shahpara Shah, Architect Heritage Foundation of Pakistan and Mr Irshad Ali Sodhar, Deputy Commissioner, South Karachi
* Ms Bonani Kakkar, President, Public United for Better Living in Calcutta
* Ms Elsie Owusu, Principal, Elsie Owusu Architects
* Mr Ron Edgar, Principal, FORM Architects, Australia
The panel discussion will include engagement from an external expert Mr Duncan McCallum, Strategy and Listing Director at Historic England.
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.