The Hong Kong Institute of Architects (HKIA) is organizing the Cross-Strait Architectural Design Symposium and Awards 2019 – Student Programme, to promote exchange amongst architectural studies and as a platform to nurture outstanding architectural students in the Cross-Strat and Belt and Road regions.

For 2019, the theme is “Shape the Shapeless: Cross Strait Architects and the Architecture of the Belt and Road and Africa”. Students from Belt and Road and Cross-Strait cities are cordially invited to enrol and participate a 5-day student programme, with the highlights of attending an architectural symposium with renowned architects as speakers, exchanging with Symposium Speakers and Cross-Strait Architects, mingling and networking with student participants from the regions, attending mini-lectures and workshops led by architects from Iran, Turkey, Taiwan…etc., as well as visiting signature architecture in Hong Kong. Details of the programme are as follows:

Arrival date: 20 June 2019 (Hong Kong)

Event date: 21 – 25 June 2019

Activity: CADSA Symposium, Lectures, Workshops, Signature Architecture Tour, Visits to Architectural Practice

Free admission

Target students: university students who are studying architecture

Limited seats and will be allocated on a first-come, first served basis.

(Successful enrolled students will be provided with 6-night youth hostel accommodation. Students will be presented a certificate of participation at the end of the student programme.)

Interested students please email the following details

1. Name

2. University/Institution

3. Email Address

4. Contact Numbers

to PAM Secretariat at or contact 03-2202 2866 for more details. Click the following link for more details about the event.


Student Programme