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BAU 2017

DETAIL research Forum at BAU 2017

The Forum, which is equally popular with architects and planners – in 2015 up to 400 listeners a day attended – will be held for the fourth time at BAU 2017. The aim is to communicate new solution approaches to architects and planners, to strengthen interdisciplinary exchange, and to present synergies for the future of construction.

All the days, all the topics, all the speakers

Each trade-fair day has a specific focus and ends with a podium discussion with all the speakers. 18 internationally-recognized architects and planners will in dialogue with an experienced team of moderators present visionary ideas and realized, ground-breaking projects.

Monday, 16 January: Intelligent buildings

Speakers: Martin Haas, haascookzemmrich STUDIO 2050 / Elisabeth Endres, Ingenieurbüro Hausladen / Prof. Christoph M. Achammer | ATP architekten ingenieure

Tuesday, 17 January: Existing structures as a resource

Speakers: Prof. Peter Haimerl, Peter Haimerl . Architektur / Prof. Barbara Holzer, Holzer Kobler Architekturen / Prof. Muck Petzet, Muck Petzet Architekten

Wednesday, 18 January: Facade systems

Speakers: Dr.-Ing. Lutz Schöne, LEICHT S.e.a.s.c. GmbH / Prof. Heike Klussmann, Kassel University – Department of Architecture, Forschungsplattform Bau Kunst Erfinden / Werner Frosch, Henning Larsen Architects Munich

Thursday, 19 January: Systematic building

Speakers: Prof. Hermann Kaufmann, Architekten Hermann Kaufmann ZT / Wolfram Putz, Graft Architekten / Prof. Tobias Wallisser, LAVA Laboratory for Visionary Architecture

Friday, 20 January: Building for all

Speakers: Prof. Raphael Frei, pool Architekten / Prof. Marc Frohn, FAR Frohn&Rojas / Prof. Hubert Klumpner, ETH Zurich, Architecture Department

Saturday, 21 January: Digital buildings?

Speakers: Tobias Nolte, Certain Measures / Hanns-Jochen Weyland, Head of IT, Murphy&Partners, Hamburg /  Prof. Dr.-Ing. Oliver Tessmann, TU Darmstadt, Digital Design Unit / Guido Hagel, BBSR (Podium)

All the programme details can be found here.

Recognized training event

The Forum is recognized as a training event of the Brandenburg Chamber of Architects, the Hesse Chamber of Architects and Town Planners, the Academy of the Chamber of Architects of Saxony, the Chamber of Architects of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, the Chamber of Architects of the Saarland and the Chamber of Architects and Engineers of Schleswig Holstein.

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Partner of the DETAIL research Forum

Besides BAU 2017, the strategic partners of the Forum are Alho, Cosentino and Vaillant, and the research partners are the Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) and Forschungsinitiative ZukunftBAU.

DETAIL research Lab, DETAIL Prize 2016 and DETAIL trade-fair stand

The DETAIL research Lab will, during guided tours in the foyer of the ICM, show registered visitors what applied innovation looks like using developments from the research departments of companies and universities.

The prize-winning projects from the "DETAIL Prize 2016" competition, which DETAIL organizes every two years in conjunction with BAU, will be presented on the gallery at the east entrance. The BMUB sponsors the competition.  

At DETAIL’s stand (Stand 6) at the west entrance, visitors can familiarize themselves with DETAIL’s wide-ranging publications, including textbooks for architects and DETAIL journal volumes, as well as find out about the DETAIL inspiration online database.

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