VISIT OF PROFESSOR MARIE HALGALD, NANTES SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE,ENSA, FRANCE IN COLLABORATION WITH PAKISTAN GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL,PAKISTAN
As a part of Pakistan Green Building Design and construction program , Green Building Council facilitates its partner universities to enhance capabilities in areas of sustainable infrastructure development and green building design and construction in Pakistan. For the same purpose, Mrs. Marie Paule HALGALD, a Professor at ENSA Nantes (School of Architecture of Nantes) and is also higher education attaché at the Embassy of France in Islamabad visited Department of Architecture Lahore College for Women University. Along were Mr. Aqrab Ali Rana, CEO, Pakistan GBC and Sohaib Tahir Head ,Pakistan Green Building Guidelines Programmes, Pakistan GBC visited Department of Architecture Lahore College for women University on Monday 13th March 2017 from 9:30am – 11:30am.
The team arrived at LCWU campus at 9:30 am.The team along with Head of Architecture Department LCWU Ar Yasmeen Abid Maan had a meeting session with Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Rukhsana Kausar.Vice Chancellor encouraged the initiatives of collaboration between Architecture Department at LCWU, Lahore Pakistan and School of Architecture at Nantes, ENSA France . She encouraged prospects of degree program in French language at LCWU. Exchange of opinion was also made over running energy efficient building design trends.
The students’ projects for all practical courses and design studios were displayed for review. The projects included 2-d and 3-d representations of students’ design projects, Conservation, Landscape, Urban Design and Materials & Construction etc. After the meeting, a comprehensive presentation covering contents of Architectural education , resources in respective department and areas of collaboration was given by Ms Yasmeen Abid Maan. The team expressed appreciation for vision of Vice Chancellor LCWU Prof Dr Rukhsana Kausar and progress of Architecture Department at LCWU. Professor Marie Halgald deliberated her appreciation quality teaching for female sector education in the field of Architecture at Lahore College for women University.