“L’Orientale” Napoli

Aurel speaks on the concept of chorologic space developed by his ancestor the famous geologist and geographer Ferdinand von Richthofen (1833-1905) at the prestigious Cycle of Lectures on the Archeology of the Silk Roads at “L’Orientale”.

Kind invitation of Prof. Dr. Bruno Genito. Cycle of Lectures on the Archeology of the Silk Roads: Routes, Images and Material Culture. Under the scientific sponsorship of PhD Schools of Oriental and African Studies (PhD: Turkey, Iran and Central Asia; East Asia and South America), Intercultural Studies (PhD: Archaeology: Relations between East and West) and CISA (Centre for Interdisciplinary Services for Archaeology) at the Università degli Studi di Napoli, “L’Orientale”.The article was published here: http://www.archeozone.it/ConferenzeUNIOR/ViedellaSeta.html#p=176   

Cycle of Lectures on the Archeology of the Silk Roads: Routes, Images and Materi
Aurel von Richthofen at "L'Orientale" Napoli

ISU, Braunschweig

Aurel von Richthofen speaks on the topic of Urbanisation Patterns at the Gulf of Arabia. Guest lecture at the Institute for Sustainable Urbanism [ISU] in Braunschweig, Dec. 2012, lecture in German.

Crossing The Line Conference

Aurel speaks at the American University of Dubai on the conference "Crossing the Line - Drawing in the Middle East". The Architectural drawings, such as design sketches, plans, sections, axonometrics and perspectives, underwent a dramatic shift since the advent of CAD tools.

Architectural Design Days Jeddah

JEDDAH, Oct. 2012 , Venue: Architectural Design Days, Jeddah, Organizer: AIA – Middle East. Title of the paper presented: “Sustainable urban planning and civic participation – The Mutrah Master Planning and Redevelopment Project”

Exeter Gulf Conference 2012

EXETER, Jul. 2012, Venue: Exeter Gulf Conference, Organizer: Center for Gulf Studies – university of Exeter. Title of the paper presented: “Integrated Tourism Projects and the impact of urbanization in Oman.”