REUSE lectures & round table

On May 2, VUB Architectural Engineering is organising an event to discuss the reuse of building materials, from ancient times to the present. Researchers from VUB Architectural Engineering will present their latest findings and some of the most renowned international scholars will share their vision on the topic.


6 pm: Ine Wouters / INTRODUCTION on the research project Re-building Brussels (1695-2025). The construction sector as an engine for social inclusion and circularity

6:10 pm : Louise Huba and Lara Reyniers / PRESENTATION Brussels demolished. A short history of construction waste

6:30 pm: Philippe Bernardi (Université Paris Panthéonne-Sorbonne) and Maxime L'Héritier (Université Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint-Denis, ArScAn CNRS) / LECTURE Qualifying and quantifying re-use in construction in Ancient times

7:30 pm : Jane Hutton (University of Waterloo), Lionel Devlieger (UGent/Rotor), Philippe Bernardi, Maxime L'Héritier and Stephanie Van de Voorde / ROUND TABLE on the ecosystem of reuse


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    6 pm


    VUB Architectural Engineering (ARCH)
    Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels


    The event is free, but registration will be required.
    Register here.