International Architecture Congress


09:00 Uhr


09:30 Uhr

Welcome address

Messe Düsseldorf
Architektenkammer NRW

Wolfram Diener
Ernst Uhing

09:45 Uhr

Densely populated residential quarters – architecture with glass in an urban context

Case study of a piece of urban development at the interface between Alexanderplatz and the former Scheunenviertel (Barn District) in Berlin.

gmp Architekten, Hamburg/DE

Martin Hakiel

10:15 Uhr

Striking and innovative facade construction – Bright library rooms in Oslo

Development of the GFRP facade for the New Deichman library.

Atelier Oslo Architects, Oslo/NO

Nils Ole Brandtzæg

10:45 Uhr

Glass as a diaphragm – Architecture in dialogue with landscape

Lina Ghotmeh Architectes, Paris/FR

Lina Ghotmeh

11:15 Uhr

Transparent buildings – in the discourse between architecture and energy efficiency

Complex requirements for modern building envelopes

Henning Larsen GmbH, München/DE

Dominik Nocon

11:45 Uhr

Coffee break

12:00 Uhr

Layers of Atmosphere

It is primarily about the quality of the room, room sequences, atmosphere, light, material, surface, haptics and the experience of making space tangible with all the senses.

Henke Schreieck Architekten ZT GmbH, Wien/AT

Dieter Henke und Martha Schreieck

12:30 Uhr

Contrasts in architecture – Inspiring spaces of wood and glass

ALA Architects’ projects and the use of glass and timber


Juhu Grönholm

13:00 Uhr

Attention-attracting facades offering vistas

Heintges, New York/US

Daniel Vos


Lunch break

Followed by a visit to the glasstec trade fair and a guided tour of the special show “glass technology live“.
(Subject to change)