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LIBER LAG 2018

The Con­text for Lib­rary Plan­ning: The Next Phase

LIBER Ar­chi­tec­ture Group, 19th Sem­inar, WU Vi­enna 18-20 April 2018

The Liber Ar­chi­tec­ture Group Sem­inar 2018 will be held in Vi­enna on April 18-20, 2018 in the Lib­rary & Learn­ing Center of WU (Vi­enna Uni­versity of Eco­nom­ics and Busi­ness). This is the 19th sem­inar in the LIBER Ar­chi­tec­ture Group Sem­inar ser­ies and will fo­cus on “The Con­text for Lib­rary Plan­ning: The Next Phase.”

WU (Vi­enna Uni­versity of Eco­nom­ics and Busi­ness) has built an amaz­ing new cam­pus, which opened in Oc­to­ber 2013. The cent­ral build­ing, the Lib­rary & Learn­ing Center, is sur­roun­ded by five build­ing com­plexes designed by in­ter­na­tion­ally renowned ar­chi­tects.

Key­note speaker will be Chris­toph Som­mer, gen­eral pro­ject leader for the con­struc­tion of the cam­pus. He will be talk­ing about the devel­op­ment and real­iz­a­tion of the new WU.

The pre-sem­inar will give vis­it­ors the op­por­tun­ity to tour the cam­pus, which has a total built up-area of 35,000m2 and 55,00m2 of pub­licly ac­cess­ible grounds.

The pro­gram is cur­rently be­ing draf­ted, and re­gis­tra­tion will open in Novem­ber 2017.

LIBER Ar­chi­tec­ture Group and the WU´s Lib­rary Team are look­ing for­ward wel­com­ing you to Vi­enna.