5th int. conference “Modernism in Europe – Modernism in Gdynia”

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CONFERENCE | 20-22 October 2016 | Gdynia, viagra 40mg Poland

201610_Modernism in Europe – Modernism in GdyniaThe 5th international conference “Modernism in Europe – Modernism in Gdynia”, viagra 100mg organized by the City of Gdynia, physician will be held on October 20-22, 2016. The title of this year’s conference is “20th century architecture – preservation – conservation”.

The conference will constitute an opportunity to review the current state of research on modernist architecture developed in 20th century as well as to discuss issues connected with preservation and conservation of the modernist architecture, including that of the inter-war period.


1 May 2016 Deadline for abstract submission
1 June 2016 Notification of acceptance
1 May 2016 Start of registration (without abstracts)
15 September 2016 Deadline for full paper submission
31 September 2016 End of registration (without abstracts)
20-22 October 2016 Conference

Invited Speakers:

Theodore Prudon, USA
Vladimir Shukhow, Russia
Jeremie Hoffmann, Israel
Wolfgang Thoener, Germany
Vladimír Šlapeta, Czech Republic
Adalberto del Bo, Italy
Ana Tostões, Portugal
Edward Denison, Great Britain
Andrzej K. Olszewski, Poland
Jacek Purchla, Poland
Ma?gorzata Rozbicka, Poland
Maria Jolanta So?tysik, Poland

Scientific commitee:

Prof. Andrzej K. Olszewski, Ph.D., Cardinal Stefan Wyszy?ski University in Warsaw, Poland
Prof. Jacek Purchla, Ph.D., Director of International Cultural Center, Poland
Prof. Antoni Taraszkiewicz, Ph.D., Eng., Arch., Gda?sk University of Technology, Dean of the Faculty of Architecture,  Poland
Prof. Maria Jolanta So?tysik, Ph.D., Eng., Arch., Gda?sk University of Technology,  Poland
Prof. Adalberto del Bo, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Ma?gorzata Rozbicka, Univ.-Prof., Ph.D., Eng., Arch., Warsaw University of Technology, Director of Heritage Board of Poland
Bogus?aw Szmygin, Univ.-Prof., Ph.D., Eng., Lublin University of Technology, Chairman of Polish National Committee ICOMOS
Jeremie Hoffmann Ph.D., Director, Conservation Department, Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality, Israel
Marek St?pa, Ph.D., Eng. Arch., Deputy Mayor of Gdynia
Robert Hirsch, Ph.D., Eng. Arch., Gda?sk University of Technology, Head of Municipal Office of Monuments Protection in Gdynia,

Plan of conference:

Day 1 Thursday, 20th October 2016 afternoon session: opening of the conference and speeches
Day 2 Friday, 21st October 2016 morning and afternoon sessions:  speeches and debate
Day 3 Saturday, 22nd October 2016 morning session: speeches and presentation of selected examples of modernist architecture in Gdynia

General principles of participation:
Participation in the conference is free of charge. The organizers do not cover travel expenses nor the costs of stay.

Information for speakers:
Participants interested in presenting a paper related to the thematic scope of the conference, previously unpublished, should send their abstracts in English (ca. 3000 characters) together with a registration form, a biographical note and a list of important professional achievements.
Participants will be notified of the acceptance of papers according to the schedule.
Download registration form

Information for other participants:
To register for the conference please fill in the registration form available on the organizers’ website. Please note that due to the limited number of places available, your registration is subject to confirmation by the organizers.
Download registration form

more information: www.gdynia.pl/modernism