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Wednesday 17 February

09.00 Welcome and presentation of the Charrette Brief part 1 with announcement of charrette groups and sites

09.30 Edinburgh World Heritage talks (Adam Wilkinson and Naomi Webster)

11.00 Old and New Towns walkabout (Ruxandra-Iulia Stoica)

13.30 Lunch break

15.00 Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation presentation and visit (Calum Duncan, project architect – formerly of Malcolm Fraser Architects)


Thursday 18 February

09.00 Project groups visit their charrette sites

15.00 – 15.50 Student workshop (John McElgunn, Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners)

16.00 – 16.50 Student workshop (Julian Harrap, Julian Harrap Architects)

17.30 – 19.30 Architectural Conservation Masterclass double bill: Contemporary interventions in historic buildings   book here

Challenging Contemporary Contextualism: The World Conservation and Exhibitions Centre at the British Museum (John McElgunn)    details

Museum Buildings: Meanings and Methodologies (Julian Harrap)   details

19.30 Wine reception


Friday 19 February

08.30 Presentation of the Charrette Brief Part 2

09.00 Start of the work in groups mentored by tutors from Bordeaux and Edinburgh

15.30 Upload videos and pdf presentations to display screens / pin-up print-outs / set-up models

16.30 Charrette final presentations (10 mins. per group) followed by general discussion

19.00 Concluding remarks

19.30 Wine reception


Saturday 20 February – Sunday 21 February

10.00-16.00 NA:WH Charrette Exhibition [Matthew Gallery]