DLA Keynote speaker 2021
The conference committee is very pleased to announce the following keynote speakers:
Prof. Julie Bargmann
University Virginia, Charlottesville
Mohan S Rao
Mohan S Rao is the principal designer of the leading multi-disciplinary consultancy practice, Integrated Design (INDÉ), based in Bangalore, India. His core expertise is in the field of environmental design, regional planning and landscape architecture with a strong focus on sustainable practices in city & regional planning, disaster management, heritage conservation and master planning. He is involved in academic programs, research and design initiatives in the Indian sub-continent, China, France, Italy, Morocco and Libya and Colombia.
Mr. Rao has led international and national research initiatives engaged with varied issues such as biodiversity and ecosystem services, climate change and passive design; low impact development and city planning. He is passionate about interpreting traditional knowledge systems to help address contemporary challenges in environment and development, specifically in the global south. His work has been published in several leading international and national journals and is the recipient of several awards instituted by UNESCO, IFLA, HUDCO, a.o.
Dr. Josef Kauer
COO Robotic Eyes GmbH / Chairman “BIM DAY GERMANY”
Chairwoman for Landscape without Borders, (IFLA APR) – req.
GSD Harvard University, Boston
Prof. Dr. Tobias Luthe
DLA | Digital Landscape Architecture