The Liveable City: Facades Matter – The face of architecture

Organiser: Kare Gade, Royal Danish Embassy
Location: Benzie Lecture Theatre, Manchester School of Art, M15 6BR


1.30pm: Registration and refreshments
2.00 – 4.30pm: Seminar


Chair: Ged Couser, Architect Director, BDP

Robert Knudsen, Dominator Technology ApS

Mike Lee, RMIG Ltd

Esben Øster, A/S HAI Horsens

Søren Ravn, Sjølund A/S

RIBA members and other construction professionals are invited to a free CPD event focusing on facade materials. Danish companies with expertise in facades will present their solutions. Specialising in respectively coating, perforation, polymer technology and roll forming, the companies' products make it possible to create unique constructions for leading architecture.

Part of The Liveable City – A Danish-British Dialogue in Manchester – a celebration of architecture and urban planning. In partnership with the Manchester School of Architecture and RIBA North West, the Danish Embassy invites businesses, politicians, professionals and the general public to take part in a number of seminars focusing on different aspects of liveability.

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The Liveable City is organised by The Royal Danish Embassy in London, Manchester School of Architecture and RIBA North West.