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Forum 2016 - Student Poster Competition

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Forum 2016 - Student Poster Competition

Posters by students from twelve of the world’s leading technical universities were displayed at the 5th International LafargeHolcim Forum 2016.

The posters encouraged stimulating discussions on approaches to sustainable construction. All Forum participants were eligible to vote in the Student Poster Competition.

“New infrastructure, please! – Student Poster Competition” in Infrastructure Space

Winners

1st prize

Turning void into infrastructure
Main Author
Eduardo Pizarro - Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Faculdade de Arquitetura e Urbanismo (FAU), São Paulo, Brazil Read more »

2nd prize

Recycling Syria’s Rubble
Main Author
Nour Madi - American University of Beirut (AUB), Beirut, Lebanon Read more »

3rd prize

Remediation of the tanneries of Fez
Main Author
Jamal Hajji - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco
Further Authors
Mohamed Mahmoud - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco; Najib Abdellaoui - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco Read more »

Highly commended

YANTRA: Infrastructures of the Sacred and Profane
Main Author
Vedhant Maharaj - University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa Read more »

Highly commended

Biochar - A smart solution for greener construction
Main Author
Rayan Mourad - American University of Beirut (AUB), Beirut, Lebanon Read more »

Finalists

Acupuncture, Beijing, China
Acupuncture, Beijing, China
Main Author
Liying Wu - Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Student poster - Acupuncture: Puncture the acupoints and improve infrastructure system in the old city of Beijing (JPG, 2.73 MB) »

Atomizing the Smart City, Vancouver, Canada
Atomizing the Smart City, Vancouver, Canada
Main Author
Roy Cloutier - University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada Student poster - Atomizing the Smart City: Towards a Flexible Infrastructural Urbanism (JPG, 2.47 MB) »

Building Materials and Indoor Air Quality, Cairo, Egypt
Building Materials and Indoor Air Quality, Cairo, Egypt
Main Author
Dalia Abdalla - The American University in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt Student poster - Building Materials and Indoor Air Quality (JPG, 1.87 MB) »

Central Gate Center, Mexico City
Central Gate Center, Mexico City
Main Author
Virgilio Diaz Guzman - Universidad Iberoamericana (IBERO), Mexico City, Mexico Student poster - Target Issues and Infrastructure Space: Central Gate Centre, Mexico City (JPG, 1.03 MB) »

Central Tresseiscinco, Mexico City
Central Tresseiscinco, Mexico City
Main Author
Ricardo Martinez Sanchez - Universidad Iberoamericana (IBERO), Mexico City, Mexico Student poster - Central Tresseiscinco (JPG, 1.53 MB) »

Central 419 Tower, Mexico City
Central 419 Tower, Mexico City
Main Author
Pedro Lara Sanchez - Universidad Iberoamericana (IBERO), Mexico City, Mexico Student poster - Central 419 Tower (JPG, 2.27 MB) »

Chandi Society, Chandigarh, India
Chandi Society, Chandigarh, India
Main Author
Claire Saksun - University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada Student poster - Chandi Society: Strategy for Social Infrastructure, Sector 29 & 30 Chandigarh, India (JPG, 1.47 MB) »

Constructing Communities, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Constructing Communities, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Main Author
Linda Joller - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland Student poster - Constructing Communities Rather than Buildings (JPG, 2.17 MB) »

Energy-Driven Refurbishment of Existing Buildings, Beirut, Lebanon
Energy-Driven Refurbishment of Existing Buildings, Beirut, Lebanon
Main Author
Maggie Khaddage - American University of Beirut (AUB), Beirut, Lebanon Student poster - Energy-driven Refurbishment of Existing Buildings (JPG, 1.88 MB) »

Factories-Communities, Jiaxing, China
Factories-Communities, Jiaxing, China
Main Author
Yuan Li - Tongji University, Shanghai, China Student poster - Factories/Communities: Seven Strategies for Infrastructures Renovation (JPG, 2.08 MB) »

Fasayel_a vision on sustainability, Jordan Valley, Palestine
Fasayel_a vision on sustainability, Jordan Valley, Palestine
Main Author
Faiq Mari - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA Student poster - Fasayel: A Vision on Sustainability (JPG, 1.66 MB) »

Global Concrete Water Footprint, São Paulo, Brazil
Global Concrete Water Footprint, São Paulo, Brazil
Main Author
Yazmin Lisbeth Mack Vergara - Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil Student poster - Global Concrete Water Footprint (JPG, 1.22 MB) »

Green Adaptation: A transformative approach to neighborhood development, New Cairo, Egypt
Green Adaptation: A transformative approach to neighborhood development, New Cairo, Egypt
Main Author
Mariam Amer - The American University in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt Student poster - Green Adaptation: A Transformative Approach to Neighborhood Development (JPG, 1.72 MB) »

I-infrastructure for rural settlement, Beijing, China
I-infrastructure for rural settlement, Beijing, China
Main Author
Cong Nie - Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Student poster - i-Infrastructure for Rural Settlement (JPG, 3.37 MB) »

Is there a Future for the Thin Tile Vault? Barcelona, Spain
Is there a Future for the Thin Tile Vault? Barcelona, Spain
Main Author
Jean-Marc Stadelmann - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland Student poster - Is There a Future for the Thin Tile Vault? (JPG, 1.68 MB) »

Lido Book Market - Project Rehabilitation
Lido Book Market - Project Rehabilitation
Main Author
Zakia Kadiri - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco Student poster - The City's Book Shelves: When the Cultural Legacy Saves 225 Families: Lido Book market Project Rehabilitation, Fes, Morocco (JPG, 2.58 MB) »

Recharging Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India
Recharging Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India
Main Author
Erica Laidlaw - University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada Student poster - Recharging Chandigarh (JPG, 2.01 MB) »

Social impact through artisanal production of eco-efficient & advanced concrete pavers, Glicério, Brazil
Social impact through artisanal production of eco-efficient & advanced concrete pavers, …
Main Author
Felipe Niski Zveibil - Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil Student poster - Social Impact Through Artisanal Production of Eco-Efficient & Advanced Concrete Pavers (JPG, 2.56 MB) »

Strategies to decarbonize the future built environment in emerging countries
Strategies to decarbonize the future built environment in emerging countries
Main Author
Verena Göswein - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland Student poster - Strategies to Decarbonize the Future Built Environment in Emerging Countries (JPG, 1.66 MB) »

Strengthening by Connecting: A Territorial Building Strategy for Remote Regions, Nhulunbuy, Australia
Strengthening by Connecting: A Territorial Building Strategy for Remote Regions, …
Main Author
Hannah Robertson - University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Student poster - Strengthening by Connecting: A Territorial Infrastructure Building Strategy for Remote Northeast Arnhem Land, Australia (JPG, 1.36 MB) »

Sustainable Utilition of Wetland Resource, Yinchuan, China
Sustainable Utilition of Wetland Resource, Yinchuan, China
China
Main Author
Devin Yunlong Yu - Tongji University, Shanghai, China Student poster - Sustainable Utilization of Wetland Resource: Conceptual Urban Design of Huanyuehai National Wetland Park (JPG, 2.26 MB) »

Sustaining Communities: Made for, by, in Egypt, Cairo, Egypt
Sustaining Communities: Made for, by, in Egypt, Cairo, Egypt
Main Author
Hana Zaky - The American University in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt Student poster - Informality: An Informed Porosity (JPG, 2.41 MB) »

The Amazing Catastrophy, Aglou, Morocco
The Amazing Catastrophy, Aglou, Morocco
Main Author
Lamyae Belghiti - Ecole Supérieure d’Architecture (EAC), Casablanca, Morocco Student poster - "The Amazing Catastrophe": Or how to take advantage of the flood of Oued Ouaglou to save its agglomeration (JPG, 1.30 MB) »

The Beans - Algae Sculpture, Melbourne, Australia
The Beans - Algae Sculpture, Melbourne, Australia
Main Author
Joshua Stellini - University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Student poster - The Beans: Algae Sculpture (JPG, 1.81 MB) »

The Marlboro Precinct – An opportunity for inclusive green urbanism, Johannesburg, South Africa
The Marlboro Precinct – An opportunity for inclusive green urbanism, Johannesburg, South Africa
Main Author
Cleo Forster - University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa Student poster - The Marlboro Precinct in Gauteng City Region of South Africa: An Opportunity for Inclusive Green Urbanism (JPG, 1.13 MB) »

The Spirited Cradle: Forging a link between the oldest, latest and yet to be, Johannesburg, South Africa
The Spirited Cradle: Forging a link between the oldest, latest and yet to be, …
Main Author
Michèle Dykes - University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa Student poster - The Spirited Cradle: Forging a Link Between the Oldest, Latest, and Yet to Be (JPG, 1.90 MB) »

Urban Street Network, Atlanta, USA
Urban Street Network, Atlanta, USA
Main Author
Lu Pang - Tongji University, Shanghai, China Student poster - Urban Street Network: A New Sustainable Way for Adapting to Flooding in Atlanta (JPG, 2.37 MB) »

Within 1 Meter, Beijing, China
Within 1 Meter, Beijing, China
Main Author
Peiming Li - Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Student poster - Within 1 Meter: A micro infrastructure system for traditional courtyard renovation, Beijing (JPG, 3.06 MB) »
 
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Infrastructure Space
April 7 to April 9, 2016

Location
Detroit, USA
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