The Vietnam Japan Architecture Forum 2017 is an event for architects, design/construction firms, and urban development firms from Japan and Vietnam to share diverse creative solutions to improve our lives together. There will be an exhibition for this event featuring both countries' architecture related businesses.
Date: February 20th and 21st
Venue: GEM Center - 8 Nguyen Binh Khiem st, Da Kao ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.
Audience: Design firms, real estate developers, consultants, contractors, building material / facility suppliers and services, educator, students, general public, Viet Nam government related officials, Viet Nam national industries, etc.
Capacity Forum: 400 people (invited guests, applicants, media)
Language: Vietnamese- Japanese simultaneous interpretation (20,Feb. – 21,Feb.)
Japan Supporting Board for Global Activities of Architecture (JSB)
Japan Institute of Architects
Delphi Lab Inc.
Co-organizer: Vietnam Association of Architects
University of Architecture Ho Chi Minh City;
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism of Japan;
Architectural Institute of Japan;
Japan Federation of Architects & Building Engineers Association;
Japan Association of Architectural Firms;
Japan Federation of Construction Contractors
Forum I Feb. 20, 13:00 – 17:00
Session 1: Lecture / Presentation
Guest Speaker JP:
Toyo Ito (Confirmed) / Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects
(Awarded RIBA Royal Gold medal, Pritzker Prize and others)
Guest Speaker VN:
Session 2: Panel discussion and Q&A
Discussion: Architects from Architects Association of both countries.
Forum II Feb. 21, 8:30 – 17:00
Presentation/discussion from Vietnamese and Japanese architecture/Urban development firms and Q&A with audience.
Presentation Theme ideas
Housing and living environment
Disaster prevention and environment
Speech from Ho Chi Minh City government official, Japanese government official, Ho Chi Minh City AA, and other key organizations.
Exhibition: Feb. 20, 11:00 – 18:00; Feb. 21, 8:00 – 18:00
Architecture/Urban development (Exhibition of architecture related corporation from Vietnam and Japan)
Contents: Newest design, technologies in architecture, construction, environment, urban development and other related materials and products)
Forum Special Speakers:
Daiwa House Industry Co., Ltd. / Yoshinori Ariyoshi
BX BUNKA VIETNAM Co., Ltd.
AGC Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Japan Architecture Forum management office:
Delphi Lab, Inc.
T: +81 3 5978 6511 F: +81 3 5978 6512
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