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Architecture for Society Symposium

As part of its centenary celebrations, UCD School of Architecture is hosting a one-day symposium entitled ‘Architecture for Society: Practices and Projects’ looking at how architecture engages with society. The expanded scope of practice and the renewed potential of projects in pursuing societal change will be demonstrated through presentations by UCD graduates and invited guests whose work ranges from public service to self-build to prototyping to NGO work to advocacy planning.

Attendance at the event counts for 6 Structured CPD points.

Places are limited so booking is essential. 
Contact events@ucdarchitecture.ie to reserve a place. There is a €10 registration which can be paid on the day.

The Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2
9.30am Registration
, 9.45am Start

Keynote Speakers

Erlend Blakstad Haffner, Fantastic Norway

Lisbet Harboe, Oslo School of Architecture and Design


Alan Mee Architects

Architecture for Humanity

Gerry Cahill, GCA

Peter Carroll, A2 Architects

Eddie Conroy, County Architect, South Dublin County Council

Killian Doherty, School of Architecture, KIST

Nuala Flood, TrinityHaus

Ali Grehan, City Architect, Dublin City Council

Michael Hayes, UCD Architecture

Orla Murphy, UCD Architecture

Dr Aileen O’Gorman, School of Applied Social Science UCD

Michael Pike, GKMP Architects

Bláithín Quinn, TransColonia

Angela Rolfe, OPW