Research in Commercial Practice Symposium 2013
Following the success of the Research in Commercial Practice Symposium in 2012, The University of Sheffield will be holding RCP 2013 on Friday 4th October. This year the event will bring together six speakers to expose the diversity of research topics and methods in Commercial Practice. The event will also include an exhibition which showcases the findings of three research partnerships between practice and academia, conducted as part of Home Improvements, an AHRC funded research project. Projects include:
Motivating Collective Custom Build: Ash Sakula, University of Sheffield & Deisgn for Homes
Parking Space: URBED, University of Edinburgh & Deisgn for Homes
Making Place: Satellite Architects, Kingston University & Taylor Wimpey
Home Improvements will also launch a Report on Housing Research in Practice, which aims to provide an understanding of the current state of housing research in UK practice, and a Research Practice Guide, which provides key sources of information for SMEs looking to develop a research profile.
Lunch and refreshments will be provided and CPD points will be awarded to attendees.
Flora Samuel, University of Sheffield
Anne Dye, RIBA
Prof. Sarah Wigglesworth, Sarah Wigglesworth Architects
Andrew Matthews, Proctor and Matthews
John Ackroyd, Architype
Alex Ely, Mae Architects
Sandy Wright, Wright & Wright
Walter Menteth, Walter Menteth Architects
Full more information and to register, visit: http://rcp2013.eventbrite.co.uk