Urban Samvaad – interactive exhibition at Delhi!

Urban Samvaad                                            

An interactive exhibition showcasing young ideas for Indian urbanization

8th -10th of November 2013

At the

School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi

4-Block-B, Indraprastha Estate

New Delhi 110002

As part of collaboration between School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, students of SPA from various planning disciplines were supported by experts from both organisations to conduct research on inclusive urbanization in India. In an exhibition organised by GIZ and SPA, these students will showcase their work and enter into dialogues with urban professionals and the interested public.

Urban Samvaad (Samvaad means Dialogue in Hindi) is an interactive and dialogue-oriented exhibition. Visitors will get an opportunity to engage with various facets of urbanization such as transport, slum settlements, energy consumption, and public toilets, and discuss strategies to make cities more inclusive and sustainable. The exhibition also aims at initiating dialogue on how to educate and mentor urban professionals of the future to enable and equip them well to handle India’s urban challenges.

The programme highlights are:

Friday, November 8

4.30 pm                Inaugural session and a guided tour for honorary guest

6.00 pm                Tea and snacks

6.30 pm                Naksha.Nukkad.Nakhre: SPANDAN Street Theatre Play (in English)

 Saturday, November 9

10.30 am              Opening of exhibition

11.00 am              Panel discussion “Who can manage Indian Cities?” – Education and capacity building of future urban professionals

from 3.00 pm     Chai and a chat with exciting urban professionals at the Urban Samvaad ka adda


Sunday, November 10

10.30 am              Opening of exhibition

From 11.30 am  Chai and a chat with exciting urban professionals at the Urban Samvaad ka adda


3.30 pm                Closing of the exhibition

The exhibition is open to all interested public!

Download the Urban Samvaad poster and like it on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/urbansamwaad!



One thought on “Urban Samvaad – interactive exhibition at Delhi!

  1. ramblinginthecity October 29, 2013 at 4:54 am Reply

    Reblogged this on ramblinginthecity and commented:
    Am going to miss this, but everyone in Delhi interested in India’s urbanization, do go! And tell me what you think!

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