Digital Practices Symposium

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesWorkshop, seminar, course or exhibitionScientific


The [Digital Practices] Symposia, composed out of three sessions over the span of an entire semester, brought together a range of international practitioners and researchers. The three symposia discussed different approaches towards advanced digital tools related to architecture and design practices. The focus lies on different manufacturing processes, from additive manufacturing to robotic fabrication, bringing together the following international experts: Carlos Bausa Martinez, Foster + Partners, London; Lisa Finlay, Heatherwick Studio, London; Matt King, Atelier D'Ingenierie T/E/S/S Paris; Philipp Eversmann, Eversmann, University of Kassel; Shaun Murray, The Bartlett UCL & AA Architectural Association, ENIAtype, London; Pablo Gil, GilBartolomé ADW, Madrid, Universidad Europea de Madrid; Theo Dounas, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen; Manuel Jimenez García, Co-founder M A D M design, Lecturer in Architecture, The Bartlett UCL; Gilles Retsin, Program Director B.Pro Architectural Design, The Bartlett UCL; Henriette Bier, Robotics Building Group & Delft Robotics Institute ,TU Delft; Urs Hirschberg, Graz University of Technology, Founding Director of the Institute of Architecture and Media (IAM).
Event typeOther
LocationUnited Kingdom


  • computation
  • advanced manufacturing
  • multimaterial
  • automation
  • construction industry
  • robotisation