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Workshop on sensitizing the Town Planners on the need of Urban Design,Trivandrum ( 16th December, 2015)

IUDI Kerala Centre coordinated with the Department of Town and Country Planning of Kerala in organizing a workshop on "Sensitizing Town Planners on the need for Urban Design". The workshop was coordinated by three IUDI Members, Ar. BileyMenon, Dr. ManojKini and Ar. NirmalChandy and covered following subjects: - Introduction to Urban Design - Ele...

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Sh. Balakrishna V Doshi's Lecture and the Book Launch, Bangalore, April 2012

IUDI Centre, Bangalore collaborated with RV School of Architecture Bangalore and NGMA Bengaluru for the release of the book “Paths unchartered’ by eminent Architect Academician DrBalkrishna V Doshi on 21st of April 2012. The event was acclaimed by a panel discussion on the book comprising professionals from various walks of life rang...

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Activities undertaken by Pune Centre in 2012

1. On the request of Director, TownPlanning Maharashtra, IUDI Pune Centre submitted their suggestions towards the revision of Maharashtra Regional and Town Planning Act, 1966. 2. The Development Plan for Pune City is under way. IUDI Pune Centre is collaborating with "Janwani" an NGO of Maratha Chamber of Commerce Industries and Agriculture in i...

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World Heritage Day, Kolkata, April 2012

Heritage Day was organized by IUDI Kolkata Centre on April 18, 2012. Series of presentations on “Heritage Conservation, Sustainability and Way Forward” were made by IUDI members as well asinvited experts and representations of various organizations. Presentations were made around the following themes: 1. Meaning and Value of Heritage 2. Expl...

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Conference on ‘Participatory Urban Development’, October 2010

On 3rd October 2010, as part of the IUDI Center launch team Kerala conducted a ‘South Zone Conference’ at Cochin. The theme of the conference was ‘Participatory Urban Development’ and it was inaugurated by the then Mayor of Cochin, Prof. Mercy Williams. The conference was well attended by Urban Designers, Architects, Planners, Landscape Arc...

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Conference on ‘Metro Rail’, April 2010

As a prelude to the inauguration of Pune Chapter, a conference was organized with the help of Janwani, a programme of the MCCIA on the proposed Metro Rail for Pune. Several presentations and alternative suggestions were made by members as well as other experts on the Metro. The lead was taken by IUDI member Mr. Prasanna Desai who made presentations...

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