> Upcomings Conferences
La Fondation Abbé Pierre a pour mission d’apporter une aide aux familles rencontrant de graves difficultés de logement, d’encourager des initiatives associatives, de participer au financement d’opérations innovantes de construction ou de réhabilitation.
Proceedings from the Construction & Infrastructure Forum focusing on widening the use of structural composites where fibre reinforced polymers composites are poised to become as routine as structural design with classical structural materials such as masonry, wood, steel, and concrete.
Should foreign companies which invest in China adopt the Chinese way of management and '*guanxi*', the networks of contacts, it relies on, or should they (and can they) adopt Western management methods ?
Paul Andreu won the Beijing Opera House design project by giving priority to his vision of it and its coherence. The creative process involved an organised group effort, where every member of the diverse team could put forward ideas, but in the end moving in the direction dictated by the architect.