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The Construction History Society is delighted to announce the Third Annual Construction History Conference will be held on Friday 8 April 2016 and Saturday 9 April 2015 with the Second International Colloquium on the 9 and 10 April.  Both events will held in collaboration with the University of Cambridge Department of Architecture at Queens' College, Cambridge.

The conference on the Friday and Saturday 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 9 April will bring together the leaders of the societies from across the world to discuss how the subject 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 9 April as part of the conference, followed by the annual lecture. The AGM and lecture are free of charge to all members of the Construction History Society.

Members of the Construction History Society get a discounted registration rate (30%). Join on the Construction History website.

Download conference programme here.

Booking online is available here.

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Friday, 8 April, 2016 - 09:00 to Sunday, 10 April, 2016 - 17:00