UIA Professional Practice Commission Meeting, Paris, FRANCE

The first meeting of Professional Practice Commission (PPC) for the year 2017-2020 (28th) Triennium was held in Paris, France on 23-25 January, 2018. President Thomas Vonier welcomed the PPC by outlining what he referred to his “Grand Design” for the UIA, which involves focusing the power of the regional architectural organizations. President Vonier drew special attention on the PPC annual meeting agenda, Model Practice Law. He commented on what might be in it; what elements it might encompass; and how to accomplish it. Several PPC meeting attendees expressed support for going beyond the technical and legislative aspects. IAP was profoundly represented by Ar. Shahab Ghani Khan and Ar. Asad Ali.