The Bartlett School of Architecture


Forthcoming Bartlett Lectures in Asia and launch of UCL Built Environment Clubs

15 March 2013

Asia Lectures 2013

Bob Sheil, Professor of Architecture and Design through Production at The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL will be visiting Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong and Singapore between 18 and 29 March. The trip is aimed at strengthening and forging existing and new links respectively for the Bartlett and UCL Built Environment generally, meeting local networks in academia, government, practice, and UCL alumni, and giving a series of talks on research and teaching activities of the Architecture School. Bob is keen to meet any former Bartlett students living or working in the region, or anyone who would like to know more about the School. All are welcome to attend any of his public lectures on 'Prototyping the Near Future: Design Research for the Built Environment of Tomorrow'.

Dates and venues are: 

Tongji University, Shanghai
Public Lecture: Tuesday 19 March, 18.30

Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Public Lecture: Wednesday 20 March, evening, exact time TBC 

Launch of UCL Built Environment Club
Beijing Galaxy Soho, A-Building B1 Courtyard
Short lecture: Thursday 21 March, 19:00
Sponsored by Haskolls Architects

Tsinghua University, Beijing
Public Lecture: Friday 22 March, 15:30

The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Public Lecture: Monday 25 March, 12:00 

UCL Built Environment Alumni Gathering
TBC Clarke Quay area, Singapore
Tuesday 26 March, 19:00

ETH Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore
Lecture: Wednesday 27 March, 10:30

Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singapore
Public Lecture: Wednesday 27 March, 19:30

Housing and Development Board Building Research Institute, Singapore 
Lecture: Thursday 28 March, morning (time TBC)

Details of these activities as part of Professor Sheil’s visit will be posted on the LinkedIn websites below and updated regularly as more details become available.

UCL Built Environment Clubs (Beijing)

UCL Built Environment Clubs (Shanghai)

UCL Built Environment Clubs (Hong Kong)

UCL Built Environment Clubs (Singapore)

Further UCL Built Environment Clubs are planned for launches in 2013 - probably in Guangzhou, Chongqing, Taipei and Seoul - if your organisation is interested in being involved please contact Director of Business Development at the Bartlett, David Cobb: d.cobb@ucl.ac.uk