Expert Sessions

Expert Session by senior-most academician Prof. H. D Chhaya

Faculty of Architecture & Planning - Parul University and is fortunate and privileged to have an active association with Prof. H. D Chhaya since 2016. He is one of the few senior-most academicians in the field of architecture in the country. He has been elemental in the establishment of several architectural institutions across India, including the institutes of eminence like SPAs & IITs. He is an alumnus of the Dept. of Architecture - MS University and IIT Kharagpur from very initial batches of these institutions. His presence itself is a boost for faculty members and his impeccable guidance regarding teaching-learning.

Expert session by internationally known Ar.Christopher Charles Benninger

On account of the completion of course duration of tue first batch at Parul Institute of Architecture & Research (PIAR) Since the students were stepping in as professionals of Architecture fraternity, an Expert session by internationally known Ar. Christopher Charles Benninger was organised to enlighten them & guide them towards the correct path. It was further made more fruitful with Book distribution of “Letters to the Young Architect” authored by Christopher himself. All graduating students were fortunate enough to receive the autographed copy of the same book along with their own Thesis report. The professional Architects of the city, delegates of IIA (Indian institute of Architects) & IIID (Indian institute of interior designers) and members of academia from neighbouring institute of Architecture got an opportunity to attend the lecture of Benninger sir on “Architect in the City”. While The visitors & the junior students visited the ‘Exit Exhibition’ showcasing the Thesis projects of PIAR students.

Expert Session by Prof. Giuseppe Cina on ‘The Italian Approach to Urban Heritage Preservation’

Parul University invited an eminent Architect, Planner and Academician Prof. Giuseppe Cina, Department of Regional and Urban Studies, Polytechnic of Turin, Italy for conducting an expert session on “ The Italian Approach to Urban Heritage Preservation” on December 18, 2017. During this expert session, Prof. Giuseppe Cina explained in detail the Italian approach to policies and practices of Urban Heritage Preservation. He also delved deep in the importance of technical instruments for developing a new model of Conservative Transformation which helps the planners and architects in facing boldly the challenges which they may come across while working towards Urban Heritage Preservation.