ICOA SPAIN & HONG KONG
Location: Hong Kong
First architecture meeting gathering architects from Spain and Hong Kong. It consisted in a workshop at the Chinese University led by Blanca Lleó, an exhibition of Spanish Architecture (Paperless Architecture), lectures and debates among 10 Spanish and 10 Chinese professionals.
Water and Culture 2011 was a seminar in which architects, professors and professionals discussed topics of “Hong Kong – Spain. Water & Culture”. Organized by the International Conference of Architecture (ICOA) and the School of Architecture (CUHK), with the collaboration of Acción Cultural Española (AC/E), Consulate General of Spain and sponsored by Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), IE School of Architecture and Design and Lufthansa Swissair.
The symposium program included four panels: Building Culture, Designing for diverse communities, Waterfronts and Landscapes, and the future of culture and sustainability in urban design.