Summary of URW Lisbon 2018
April 16, 2018 at 10:00 AM
The Urban Rehabilitation Week in Lisbon 2018 ended this 15th April. It took place in the Pátio da Galé. With a renewed and reinforced agenda, the Week of Urban Rehabilitation of Lisbon had more than 20 thematic sessions, with conferences, seminars or workshops.
Several thematic seminars were also held in the Archives Hall, Lisbon City Hall, technical workshops at LNEC as well as an architecture workshop for children.
The themes included safety in the rehabilitation of buildings, financing instruments for urban rehabilitation, tourism and hotels, or for real estate development in rehabilitation, among others.
Of note is the presence of the public sector, namely the Minister of the Environment, João Pedro Matos Fernandes, the Secretary of State for Housing, Ana Pinho, and the Mayor of Lisbon, Fernando Medina.
The Rehabilitation Week counted this year with the support of CML, SCML and the Tourism Association of Lisbon, as well as other sponsored ones. As has been tradition, all audiovisual support was provided, both in technical and human resources, by the Department of AV Rental of Luz e Som.