The BAE – IAP – LC – 1st Roundtable of Schools of Architecture, Lahore

Resource Sharing – Possibilities & Mechanism

The BAE – IAP Lahore Chapter’s 1st Roundtable of Schools of Architecture on Resource Sharing– Possibilities & Mechanism May 28th, 2016 – Faletti’s Hotel, Lahore.

The Institute of Architects Pakistan – Lahore Chapter (IAP-LC) convened a meeting of the HODs of Architecture Schools on resource sharing. All heads provided information and suggestions on sharing of human, physical and intellectual resources available to them. A meaningful discourse and discussion led to the following resolution as signed by all the participants.

ACADEMIC PORTAL: An academic website/ portal, facilitated by IAP-LC in collaboration with architecture schools, be launched where each school can contribute their resources as they are developed.

ELECTRONIC MEDIA AS A PEDAGOGICAL TOOL: Architecture schools should encourage faculty and students to use electronic media and tools as primary source of knowledge acquisition and sharing.

PHYSICAL INFRASTRUCTURE SHARING: A mechanism should be devised for sharing of physical infrastructure (such as labs, auditoriums, technical facilities) and libraries (catalog and access).

FOCUSED STUDIOS: Schools will facilitate to conduct special studio project for fourth year students in inter-school at IAP-Lahore Chapter level.

REGULAR MEETINGS: A meeting between the HODs of each school at IAP-Lahore Chapter level should be held at least twice a year to sustain meaningful dialogue on architect rural education.

Attended by: ·

Ar. Sajjad Kausar (Convener), Chairman IAP – LC

Ar. Ali Zafar Qazi, President IAP

Ar. Arshad Faruqui, Chairman BAE – IAP

Ar. Sadia Fazli, Registrar PCATP

Prof. Dr. Gulzar Haider, Beaconhouse National University, Lahore

Prof. Dr. Mahmood Hussain, College of Arts and Design, University of the Punjab, Lahore

Ar. Waqar Aziz, COMSATS institute of Information Technology, Lahore

Ar. Nawab Nayyar Afzal, Imperial University, Lahore

Ar. Yasmeen Abid Maan, Lahore College for Women University, Lahore

Ar. Syed Mushir Hasan Naqvi, Lahore College of Information & Technology, Lahore

Ar. Syed Maqsood Pasha, National College of Arts, Lahore

Ar. Mehwish Ali, NFC Institute of Engineering and Technology, Multan

Ar. Naushaba Azhar, Superior University, Lahore ·

Dr. Shams Anbrine, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore

Ar. Shoaib Shabbir, University of Gujrat, Gujrat

Prof. Dr. Tauseef Ahmed, University of Lahore, Lahore

Prof. Dr. Yusuf Awan, University of Management and Technology, Lahore

Ar. Najma Kabir, University of South Asia, Lahore