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Shigeru Ban, Fumihiko Maki and Yasmeen Lari to present in ACA 18 in September

 

Pakistan to be present in large number under the leadership of ARCASIA President Jehangir Sherpao in the coming ACA 2018, to be held in Tokyo

ASEAN countries and many Asian countries are highly interested in Japanese Architecture and Urban design and its construction technology. The Japanese construction companies are more and more interested in extending business relations to Asian countries.

 

Japan Institute of Architects decided to host ARCASIA ACA18 in Tokyo on September 2018, together with fellow architects in 21 regions of ARCASIA. The objective is to promote international relation between Japan and Asian countries.

The institute intends to have serious discourse on environment, disaster management related to architecture with congress participants from all the ARCASIA regions. There will be key note speeches and symposiums with prominent architects and designers. Some of the star names are Pritzker Prize winners Architect Fumihiko Maki, and architect Shigeru Ban. From Pakistan renowned architect and social activist from Ms. Yasmeen Lari will also present in ACA 18.

Pakistan is widely represented this year in ACA. The dynamic leadership of Architect Jehangir Khan current President of ARCASIA has created vibrant linkages with other continents opening the horizon of architecture dialogue in many countries.

Ar. Khadija Jamal will represent Pakistan in architecture education, Ar. Bisma Askari in Young architects forum, Ar. Kalim Siddiqui in Professional Practice and Ar, Yousuf Ghori in Social Responsibility.