The 2022 annual conference of the European Association for Architectural Education will take place as a hybrid event including keynote lectures, round tables and paper sessions. The conference is hosted by the ETSAM School of Architecture at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.
For more than 75 years the VELUX Group has created better living environments by bringing daylight and fresh air into people’s homes all over the world. Our products help create bright, healthy, energy-efficient places in which to live, work, learn and play. The VELUX Group has manufacturing and sales operations in more than 40 countries, with an extensive distribution network. Our products include roof windows and modular skylights, as well as a range of decorative elements, blinds, roller shutters, installation solutions and remote controls.
The International VELUX Award is a competition for students of architecture that runs every second year and arranged in close collaboration with the International Union of Architects (UIA) and acknowledged by The European Association for Architectural Education (EAAE), The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS), the Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCS) and the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA).
The Ministry of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda, through the General Directorate of Urban Agenda and Architecture, is the governing body designated by the European Commission to coordinate the NEB initiative in Spain and acts as the National Contact Point. The Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, through the Madrid School of Architecture ETSAM, cooperates with the General Directorate to analyze, promote and position at international level the contribution of Spain to the NEB.
The Teatro Real is considered the leading institution of the performing arts in Spain, the foremost national opera house and one of the most important Spanish cultural institutions. The theatre also enjoys significant international prestige. Located in one of the most important historical quarters of Madrid, the Teatro Real is at the hub of the Spanish capital’s most ambitious 19th-century town planning project: next to the Austrias district and facing the Royal Palace.
More than 265 years old, the Royal Botanical Garden covers an area of 26 hectares. It is located next to the Prado Museum, on the Paseo del Prado and the Buen Retiro, a landscape of arts and sciences recently included on the World Heritage List. Since 1939, the Royal Botanical Garden has been a Research Centre of the CSIC, the Spanish National Research Council.