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Programme

Designing for Learning and Scholarship: a challenge for librarians, architects and all – programme of the 20th LAG seminar

WEDNESDAY 1 APRIL

8:30

Registration – Maison du Savoir

9:15-11:15

Workshops

Workshop 1: User experience
Julie Willems (Luxembourg Learning Centre)

Workshop 2: Scenario planning – moving collections
Hendrik Defoort (Ghent University Library)

11:30-12:30

Visit to Belval campus

12:30-13:15

Light lunch

12:30-13:30

Registration – Maison du Savoir

13:30-14:00

Opening and Welcome

Sylvia van Peteghem

Chair LIBER Architecture Group

Catherine Léglu

Vice-President University of Luxembourg

14:00-14.50

Keynote

The Higher Education Landscape

University College London

Alexi Marmot

15:00-15:30

Coffee break

15:30-17:00

Session 1 The University of Luxembourg:
the Luxembourg Learning Centre and Belval Campus | Chair: Ben Meunier

The campus vision

Fonds Belval

Lucio Wercollier

 

The architect’s vision

Valentiny Hvp Architects

Franҫois Valentiny

 

The Luxembourg Learning Centre

University of Luxembourg

Marie-Pierre Pausch

17:00-18:30

Tours of the Luxembourg Learning Centre

18:30

Reception

THURSDAY 2nd APRIL

09:00-10:30

Session 2 New Projects | Chair: Karen Latimer

RCSI Library

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Kate Kelly

 

Helsinki Central Library Oodi

ALA Principal Architect

Juho Grönholm, Samuli Woolston, Antti Nousjoki

 

Paris Sarclay Learning Centre project

Paris Sarclay University

Julien Sempere

10:30-11:00

Coffee

11:00-12:30

Session 3 Inside the Building | Chair: Ulrich Niederer

Ecosystemic design of library program and interiors

SUMA Arquitectura

Elena Orte & Guillermo Sevillano

 

Lighting

Building Design Partnership (BDP)

Colin Ball

 

Furniture

Natural History Museum Library, Paris

Gildas Illien

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-15:00

Session 4 Lessons Learned | Chair: Ignasi Bonet Peitx

Library Learning Centre

Delft University of Technology

Sabine Kunst

 

The Emily Wilding Davison Building at Royal Holloway

University of London

Christopher Cipkin

 

Ghent Library De Krook

Nathalie De Neve 

15:15

Bus transit to the National Library of Luxembourg

16:15

Session 5 National Library Luxembourg | Chair: Sylvia van Peteghem

Introduction to National Library of Luxembourg

Monique Kieffer

16:30-18:00

Tour of the National Library

Bus transit to Bourglinster Castle

19:00

Conference Dinner

FRIDAY 3 APRIL

09:00-10:30

Session 6 Planning Research Spaces | Chair: Kira Stine Hansen

Global Trends in Research Library Design

HASSELL Studio

Michaela Sheahan

 

Planning for research

Cantonal and University Library of Lausanne (BCU)

Jean-Claude Albertin

 

Research v Public Access: the challenge of historic special collections spaces

Trinity College, the University of Dublin

Marc Sharifi

10:30-11:00

Coffee

12:30-13:00

General Discussion and Closing Remarks

11:00-12:30

Session 7 Designing user-focused spaces | Chair: Marie-Pierre Pausch

How to create relevant public space?

Aat Vos

 

Designing user-focused spaces

Haute-Alsace University Learning Centre

Anne Boraud

 

User involvement

LocHal Tilburg

Gert Kwekkeboom