On November 20 and 21, 2019, the city of Makhachkala (the Republic of Dagestan, Russia), will host the II International Urban Forum 'Designing the Future'.
The Forum is organized by the Republic of Dagestan, the Dagestan Committee for Architecture and Urban Planning, Derbent Urban District, the I Love Derbent Charity Foundation, as well as the Agency for Strategic Development CENTER, which has become its operator and organizing committee.
The event will be held at 'Russia my history' historical park, (Makhachkala, I. Shamil avenue, 31G).
The main objective
To introduce the Republic of Dagestan to a unique urban development policy that will both respect the local cultural values and utilize the best practices adopted in Russian and European cities (while ensuring that such practices do not clash with the region’s social and historical context).
You can register as a participant of the II International Urban Forum 'Designing the Future' on a link.
Main topics of the forum
Specifics of the agenda
Target audience of the Forum
Representatives of architectural, development, consulting, management companies, field-specific departments and administrative entities, public organizations, media and students of field-specific universities.
Forum participants’ geography
The Republic of Dagestan, the Republic of Ingushetia, the Kabardino-Balkar Republic, the Karachay-Cherkess Republic, the Republic of North Ossetia – Alania, the Stavropol Territory, the Chechen Republic, Moscow, and other regions of the Russian Federation.
The main schedule
Plenary session: 'Sustainable Development of Urban Architecture in an Unsustainable Reality'
Round table: 'Profession: Architect. Priorities for the development of cities and territories'
Discussion 'City and Territory Master Plan as a Grand Business Deal'
Case session 'Master Plan for the City of Derbent. Competition Results'
Discussion 'Infrastructure and Service Improvement: How to Create a Comfortable Urban Public Space'
Seminar 'Legal Foundations of Urban Development'
Case session for public spaces
Forum closing event 'Designing the Future. The Main Vectors of North Caucasus Urban development'
Architectural cases and workshops
'Architecture and Culture' workshops
'The economics of projects. Urgent market trends. How to make the project effective and successful'
'Architectural stories. DNKag methods and style'
'Architecture of Public Educational Spaces' workshop
'The ways of Derbent formation and the genesis of its structure's development'
Program of the II International Urban Forum 'Designing the Future'