Book Launch: Post-War Building Materials in Housing in Brussels ´45-´75
10 December 2015, CIVA, Ixelles, Belgium
DATE: 10/12/2015
"The Brussels Institute for the encouragement of scientific research and innovation INNOVIRIS and the research laboratory of Architectural Engineering (æ-lab) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel are happy to invite you to the launch of the thrilingual book and website on: post-war building materials in housing in brussels 1945-1975

The presentation will take place on Thursday December 10 2015, in the CIVA, Kluisstraat 55 Rue de l’Ermitage, Ixelles.

Free but registration required, please register here before December 1.
A free copy of the book will be available for the registered participants.

18:00 welcome and introduction by Inge Bertels
18:15 brussels retrofit XL by Jérémy Levin
18:20 presentation of the book and website by Stephanie Van de Voorde
18:40 discussion of post-war building materials and knowledge about them required for successful renovation projects, with:
– Bill Addis (BuroHappold, UK),
– Wessel de Jonge (Wessel de Jonge architecten, NL),
– Lionel Devlieger (Rotor, Bxl),
– Barbara Pecheur (Origin, Bxl),
– moderator: Sofie De Caigny (CVAa, Antwerp).
19:45 closing speech by Ine Wouters
20:00 reception [...]"

[by Docomomo Belgium]

More details: website.