Hapsitus - lectures & seminars
2014 Juror at the International Symposium of Padideh, Meshhad, Iran Tuesdays Talk, Sotheby's 2013  Moments, lecture at the Lee Po Chan UWC school, Hong Kong Moments, lecture at the SOTA school, Singapore Moments, presentation at Capitaland, Singapore Can Cities dream?, a debate conversation with Edwin Heathcote, architectural critic of the Financial Times, at Ayyam Gallery London Can Cities dream, presentation at the Danish Agancy od Culture, Copenhagen Moments…, lecture ar the AUB Alumni Art Gallery Event 2012 Moments, lecture at Midday Musings at the School of art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, United States. Moments, lecture at the Memphis College of Art, Memphis, United States Closets & Closets, talk at the Polypod Creative series season 3, Beirut. Moments Of Graffiti, Rountable presentation at Beirut Exhibition Center, Whitewall, Fondation Saradar, Beirut. Fresh Moments, talk at the American University of Science and Technology, AUST Beirut Future Public Art, talk at the Imagination School Symposium, Beirut 2011 Stories in Moments, talk at the Contemporary Art Platform CAP, Kuwait Stories in MOMENTS, talk at the Jordan Interior Design Association JIDA, Amman 9 SPECIFIC MOMENTS, talk at ALBA University, Beirut. Moments, lecture at the Sotheby?s, Building Moments, lecture on occasion of AUB Distinguished Alumni Award, Beirut Childrens? workshop, Louis Vuitton, Dubai 2010 Lecture, Walking on a Cloud Cooper Union, New York 2010 Lecture, Walking on a Cloud American University Museum, Katzen Arts Centre, Washington 2009 Tawasul Design workshop, Dar el Hekma College for Women, Saudi Arabia 2009 Lecture, Walking on a Cloud, ALBA, Beirut 2008: Conference/jury, Qatari Diar Art Symposium, Souq Waquif, Qatar 2008: Lecture, Urban Art & the dream of Cities, CSBE & Goethe Institute, National Gallery, Amman 2008: Lecture, Moments, ARTos Foundation, Achilleas Kentonis, Cyprus 2007: Workshop, Communities & Territories, Haret Hreik, Lebanon 2007: Workshop, Sothebys, Qatar & Canada, Art Paris-Abu Dhabi 2007: Lecture, AHO Oslo University, Faculty of Architecture, Norway 2007: Lecture, Atlante Mediterraneo (New City-Territory), org. aMAZELab, IUAV,Venice, Italy 2007: Lecture, Re-thinking Beirut, Museum of Social and Territorial Art, org. aMAZELab, Milan, Italy 2007: Lectures, Tarik el Matar, Oslo, The 3 Magic Flowers of Jitchu, Trondheim, Norway 2007: Panel/speaker, Architecture in the context of cities & culture, DIFC Global Art Forum 2006: Dubai Cityscape, Dubai 2006: Arab Strategy Forum, Dubai 2006: Geo-design & the Role of Creativity in times of Conflict, Inst. of Contemp. Art (ICA), London 2006: International Design Initiative Design Forum, Serpentine Gallery, London 2004: Delegate speaker at World Creative Forum, London 2004: Keynote speaker, A Free State conference, the British Museum, London 2003: Speaker and exhibitor, A Sense of Place, The Old Library, Cardiff, Wales 2003: Lecture, Migration, Rotterdam 1st International Architectural Biennale 2002: Curator, Lebanese Pavilion, Rotterdam 1st International Architectural Biennale: The Aesthetics of Mobility 2002: Co-chairman, Conference on the reconstruction of Kabul, London, sponsored by the United Nations & Center of International Co-operation, New York University. 2001: Lecture, Lebanese University, Tripoli, Lebanon. 2001:Speaker, (Re)Marking Beirut Symposium, Lebanese American University (LAU), Byblos. 2001: Speaker, 1st Convention of Lebanese Engineers & Architects, Unesco, Beirut 2001: Speaker, Cityedge 2, international urbanism conference, Melbourne, Australia. 2001: Lecture, Urban Toys, Royal Australian Institute of Architects (RAIA), Sydney, Australia. 2001: Workshop, Melbourne City Infrastructure Planning Section. 2001: Lecture, University of Tokyo, Japan 2000: Lecture, Bartlett School of Architecture, University of London, UK 1998: Lecture, Venice Institute of Architecture, Venice, Italy 1997: Lecture, Hilarious Beirut, Bartlett School of Architecture, University of London, UK 1997: Lecture Hilarious Beirut, York University, Oxford, UK 1997: Lecture Hilarious Beirut, Berlin Technical University, Germany 1996: Lecture, University of Tokyo, Japan 1996: Lecture, University of Chiba, Japan 1996: Lecture, American University of Beirut, Lebanon 1995: Lecture & exhibition, Prague project, Bartlett School of Architecture, University of London, UK 1995: Lecture, Prague project, Oslo School of Architecture, Norway 1994: Lecture, Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Vico Morcote, Switzerland 1992: Lecture, Moscow University (MARKI), Russia 1992: Lecture, Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan 1992: Lecture, American University of Beirut, Lebanon 1991: Speaker, International Symposium of Arts & Sciences, Zermatt, Switzerland 1991: Lecture, American University of Beirut, Lebanon