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Department of Architecture


The Construction History Society is delighted to announce the Second Annual Construction History Conference will be held on Friday 20th March 2015, combined with an International Colloquium on Saturday 21 March 2015. Both events will held in collaboration with the University of Cambridge Department of Architecture at Queens' College, Cambridge.

The conference on 20 March will bring together speakers from across the world to discuss the history of construction. Papers are welcome on any aspect of the history of construction from across the globe.
The proceedings of this conference will be published as a book to accompany the conference.

The International Colloquium on the afternoon of Saturday 21st March 2015 will bring speakers together to discuss what construction is, how it is developing in Europe and where it might go in the future.

The AGM of the Construction History Society will be held at 11.30 on Saturday 21 March as part of the conference, followed by the annual lecture. This event is free of charge to all members of the Construction History Society.


The programme for the conference is available here.

Online Registration and Accommodation Booking

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Friday, 20 March, 2015 - 09:30 to Saturday, 21 March, 2015 - 19:30