Peters seminal African Space Making research and its appropriate contribution to fulfilling contemporary African Architectures needs, has had him awarded the FAIA the IntFRIBA, the SAIA Gold Medallist, and a fellow of Sidney Sussex College Cambridge UK. His Mapungubwe Interpretation centre was The WAF World Building of the Year in 2009. His quest is to bring the genius of Africa, past, present and future to bear on enabling Africans to be proud of who they are.
Panelist: Prof. Surya Kakani
Principal at Kakani Associates Prof. Surya Kakani’s practice at Kakani associates explores architectural resolutions within a resource conscious framework. The practice mainstreams this concern through various building types of schools, hospitals and public institutions which has been published and acknowledged in various journals and conferences. It has also been his conscious endeavor to connect practice and academic pursuit both informing each other. He held the position of deanship at faculty of architecture CEPT university from 2017 to 2020.