Konferencja "Modernizm w Europie - modernizm w Gdyni"

7th International Scientific Conference "Modernism in Europe - modernism in Gdynia"

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7TH INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE
MODERNISM IN EUROPE - MODERNISM IN GDYNIA
20TH CENTURY ARCHITECTURE - PRESERVATION OF ITS AUTHENTICITY AND INTEGRITY

7. MIĘDZYNARODOWA KONDERENCJA NAUKOWA
MODERNIZM W EUROPIE - MODERNIZM W GDYNI
ARCHITEKTURA XX W. - ZACHOWANIE JEJ AUTENTYZMU I INTEGRALNOŚCI
polska wersja: www.gdynia.pl/modernizm

7th international scientific conference “Modernism in Europe – Modernism in Gdynia” is a continuation of conference series held in Gdynia since 2007. These sessions are currently the most important periodic event of its kind in Poland. The theme of the forthcoming conference will focus on issues related to the form of modernist architecture and the problems of preserving its integrity and authenticity. The contents of the conference will be supervised by the Scientific Committee consisting of prominent experts from Poland and abroad.
Papers accepted and presented during the conference will be collected, edited and later published as a reviewed publication. The books including papers presented during previous conferences were published by Gdynia City Hall. They are also available on-line at: www.gdynia.pl/zabytki

SCHEDULE:
till 31st March 2019
abstract submission (finalised)
till 31st May 2019
notification of acceptance
1st June – 31st August 2019
registration of participants
3rd – 5th October 2019
Conference

GENERAL INFORMATION
Participation in the conference is free of charge. All participants (including speakers) shall cover the costs of their travel and accommodation. Sessions will be held in Polish and English with simultaneous interpretation provided.

INFORMATION FOR SPEAKERS
All submitted papers should tackle important issues and be complementary to current knowledge in the field. They are expected to include latest findings of conducted research which were not widely discussed or published so far. New and relevant topics, directly or indirectly connected with the architecture of Gdynia, are also welcome. Authors should have documented achievements (scientific, professional, etc.) related to the thematic scope of the conference. Participants interested in presenting a paper should send their abstracts in English (400-800 words) together with a completed registration form until 31st March 2019. Moreover, a biographical note and a list of important professional achievements should be attached.
Papers to be presented during the conference will be selected by the Scientific Committee. Speakers chosen by the Committee will be required to send text version of planned paper till 31st August 2019 and directly before the conference should provide a bilingual presentation of the speech (presentation time: 20 minutes)

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
1. Jeremie Hoffmann, D. Arch.
Head of Conservation Department, Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Israel
2. Doc. Dr. Nataša Koselj  
Coordinator Docomomo Slovenia, Lubliana, Slovenia
3. Prof. Jadwiga W. Łukaszewicz, D. Hab.
President of Polish National Committee of ICOMOS, Poland
4. Prof. Lucyna Nyka, D. Arch. Eng. Hab.
Gdańsk University of Technology, Dean of Faculty of Architecture, Poland
5. Prof. Andrzej K. Olszewski, D. Hab.
Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw, Poland
6. Prof. Jacek Purchla, D. Hab.
President of the Polish National Commission for UNESCO, Poland
7. Prof. Maria Jolanta Sołtysik, D. Arch. Eng. Hab.
Gdańsk University of Technology, Faculty of Architecture, Poland
8. Prof. Ing. Arch. DrSc. Vladimír Šlapeta
Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
9. Robert Hirsch, D. Arch. Eng. Hab.
Gdańsk University of Technology, Faculty of Architecture, Head of Conservation Office, Gdynia City Hall, Poland
10. Marek Stępa, D. Arch. Eng.
Plenipotentiary of the Mayor of Gdynia, Head of Heritage Protection Department, Poland
 
INFORMATION FOR OTHER PARTICIPANTS
Due to organizational reasons participants are asked to fill in a registration form. Forms will be available for download from the conference website (www.gdynia.pl/modernism) between 1st June -31st August, 2019. After this date application will still be possible, however, participants will not receive conference materials.

registration form

ORGANIZER: City of Gdynia
CO-ORGANIZER: Faculty of Architecture, Gdańsk University of Technology
HONORARY PATRONAGE: Minister of Culture and National Heritage Piotr Gliński
PATRONAGE: DOCOMOMO International, National Heritage Board of Poland, Polish National Committee of International Council on Monuments and Sites ICOMOS-POLAND

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VENUE
Pomeranian Science and Technology Park Gdynia, Conference Centre,
address: al. Zwycięstwa 96/98, Gdynia, Poland.

CONTACT
Gdynia City Hall □ City Monuments Protection Office
ul. 10 Lutego 24 □ 81-364 Gdynia 
□ e-mail: zabytki@gdynia.pl □ www.gdynia.pl/modernism □ Event on Facebook