Digital Design in Architectural Practice – Heriot-Watt’s Industry Day

When: 26 Feb
8.00 am - 6.00 pm

Location: Edinburgh Conference Centre, Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh Campus, Edinburgh

Heriot-Watt’s Annual Industry Day will focus on sustainability and the issues surrounding Sustainable Development. Speakers from a range of prominent industrial and governmental authorities as well speakers from Heriot-Watt University, giving an academic perspective.

Jonas Runberger, architect active in practice, research and education, and the director of Dsearch at White arkitekter, will speak on the theme “Digital Design in Architectural Practice – Learning From Experimental Approaches” with examples from Forumtorget in Uppsala, Sweden. Jonas Runberger’s main interest is the relation between digital design techniques, architectural production and experiential effect, with an emphasis on the impact of digital technology on both experimental and conventional architectural practice.