The third International Conference on kerpic’13 - New Generation Earthen Architecture: Learning from Heritage, to be held on 11-14 September 2013, in Istanbul, Turkey.
The focus of the conference has evolved from new generation of earthen architecture, environment and health care, towards disaster prevention.
We hope that it will bring together the related disciplines of architects and engineers, on material, construction, marketing and environmental science to create database, technology watch and strategy.
A workshop will be organized on site where all the participants can take part.
Social and cultural program will offer an interesting historical tour and a distinguished dinner will welcome you. Post Congress program will be a tour to various sites of Turkey.
"Há na construção com terra crua, em paralelo com a especificidade e riqueza construtiva do material, uma multiplicidade de técnicas e saberes, de características e tipos de terra, de perspectivas geográficas, sociais e culturais, que a tornam universal e ao mesmo tempo única e especial Queremos partilhar, projectar e construir esta paixão."