Shanghai International City And Architecture Expo
November 22nd to 24th, 2018
ICAF | Italy China Architectural Forum is a cooperation platform established by a group of Architects form Turin and ANGI | Italian-Chinese New Generation Association.
ICAF was inspired by 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals adopted at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit on 25 September 2015. ICAF aim’s to create a skilled professionals network in between Italy and China in order to get along with an Innovative and Multidisciplinary sight concerning Architecture, Urban Design, Landscaping and Design.
ICAF is capable to deal with these matters in their complexity and to extend its action as reliable partner in order to facilitate processes and to create discussion opportunity.
Two significant Events dedicated to Architecture and Design will take place in Shanghai from 22nd to 24th November 2018.
In there Italian Architects will be protagonists. That’s to say:
# 2018 Shanghai City And Architecture Expo
# Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai 2018
As stated above, ICAF | Italy China Architectural Forum as cooperation platform, offers to 60 Italian Architects the chance to take part to these two appointments taking advantage of special Professional Meetings opportunities as well as of Economic and Logistics solutions.
The Expo hosts the "World City Day" Pavilion, an initiative promoted by the Chinese Government together with the United Nations, which inherits the spirit and the concept "Better City, Better Life" launched as a theme of International Comparison in 2010 at the Shanghai World Expo.
The Turin "Agorà" is the space reserved for the host city of the 2018 edition of the Shanghai International City and Architecture Expo, a place of presentation of the Urbanistic and Architectural Polices that will also have the role to transform the "Agorà" in an available space for Meetings and Comparisons with the aim of encouraging New Forms of Cooperation between Turin-Shanghai and between Italy-China.
“World Cities Day” is the first International Day promoted by the Chinese government to the United Nations and inherits the spirit of “Better City, Better Life” at the Shanghai World Expo.
Shanghai International City and Architecture Expo is trying to create a platform for displaying international and domestic urban construction and management cases as well as promoting exchanges and cooperation among enterprises.
This year’s exhibition theme is “Eco-City, Urban Green Development” and will be held from November 22nd to 24th, 2018 at the National Convention and Exhibition Center in Shanghai.
The city of Turin was invited to participate at the Expo as “Honoured Guest City”.
The Forum will take place on a day between 22nd to 24th November 2018 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center of Shanghai during the World City Day, on the Italian Pavilion or in one of the spaces provided by the organization of the Event.
The goal of the Forum is to discuss on the seven themes of Architecture and Urban Development represented by the thematic cluster in which the Italian Pavilion is divided:
01. Sustainable Urban Planning
02. Urban Mobility and City Infrastructures
03. Green Building and Living Design
04. Architectural Heritage
05. Smart Working Spaces
06. Learning Cities