Presidents Message, November 13, 2023

Newsletter October 2023

We support our member schools’ EU project applications
We are supporting our member schools’ EU project applications as much as we can. The latest one is the MSCA ITN proposal titled “CiMaTra – City Making in times of Transitions”. The proposal is the participation of the European consortium formed by 5 universities and Polimi (Tu Delft, Warsaw University, Athens University, Antwerp University, Ljubljana University) and focuses on urban tissues and regenerative design PhD program facing the ecological and social transitions.
Contact in time to ask for our support.

Daylight Talk #16 by Anupama Kundoo
On 8 November 2023 Anupama Kundoo will be talking about ‘Rethinking Materiality. Human resources and Natural resources’
More information on the website.

International VELUX Award for students of architecture 2024 
The registration for the participation in the competition is open from 1 September 2023 and stays open until 01 April 2024.
The VELUX Group invites the students of architecture to participate in the International VELUX Award competition on the theme “Light of Tomorrow”. The 2024 competition is the 11th edition, which so far has received thousands of exciting daylight projects from more than 6000 students of architecture around the world.

Fourth Deans’ Summit Amsterdam, 25.-26.04.2024
Have you booked your hotel yet to join us for the Deans’ Summit in Amsterdam?
If not, check our travel information on the event page since King’s Day (Koningsdag) is happening the next day.
It is an orange-filled celebration held annually for the king’s birthday on 27 April and is renowned for being one of the biggest and most colorful festivities in the Netherlands, especially so in Amsterdam.
Candidates to host the fifth Deans’ Summit in 2025, please read the call here.