Panel Discussion: Fabrication Futures: Architecture, Engineering and Robotics

Sep 22 2016 13:30 - 14:30

The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, Level 4, Victoria and Albert Museum , Cromwell Road , S London

Fabrication Futures: Architecture, Engineering and Robotics

Join a discussion about what the so-called ‘fourth industrial revolution’ of new robotic fabrication technologies might mean for the future of architecture, engineering and making. Featuring a line-up of leading practitioners, including experimental architect Achim Menges (ICD University of Stuttgart) from the design team behind the V&A’s Elytra Filament Pavilion, Bob Sheil, Director of the Bartlett School of Architecture, London, and Mette Ramsgaard Thomsen, Professor of Architecture and Digital Technologies, Head of CITA,and chaired by V&A Engineering Season co-curator Zofia Trafas White. Part of the V&A Engineering Season.

General Admission Not Available