08:30 - 17:00 CET

Place: Bank Hotel, Ukraine, 79000 Lviv, Lystopadovoho Chynu St., 8

Language:Ukrainian and English

«UREHERIT. Architects for heritage in Ukraine: recreating identity and memory» conference

On 13th of October 2023 a conference «UREHERIT. Architects for heritage in Ukraine: recreating identity and memory» will take place in Lviv, Ukraine (Bank Hotel, Lviv, Lystopadovoho Chynu St., 8).
All the program activities will be presented by Consortium partners, also calls for applications of Ukrainian participants will be launched during the conference. 
It will also feature a high-level round table discussion with Ukrainian government, international architectural and heritage protection organizations representatives.
Participation in the conference is free and accessible to all, but registration is needed. 
Please register by clicking here.
9:00-9:30 Press conference
9:00– 10:00 Registration, coffee
10:00 – 10:05 Welcoming speech: Oleksandr Chyzhevsky, President of NUAU
10:05 – 10:10 Welcoming speech, explanation of the conference program: Ruta Leitanaite, Coordinator of UREHERIT, Architects Association of Lithuania
10:10 – 11:10 Discussion “Coordination of the efforts of the key stakeholders in the post-war heritage recovery”: Anna Bondar (member of Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine), Vasyl Petryk (Head of department of the urban planning of  Ministry of Culture of Ukraine), Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine (TBC), Ministry of Education Ukraine (TBC), Mariana Oleskiv (Head of State Agency for Tourism Development of Ukraine, online), Chiara Dezzi Bardeschi (Head of UNESCO desk in Ukraine), Mykola Bevz (ICOMOS Vice-President, Ukraine), Oleksandr Chyzhevsky (President of NSAU), Maryna Solovjova (Director of the Department of Cultural Heritage Protection of the KMDA online), Roksolana Yasynska (Chief of the Culture Heritage Assessment and Preservation Subdivision, Department of Architecture and Urban Development of the LODA), Ruth Schagemann (President of Architects Council of Europe)
Moderator: Rūta Leitanaitė, UREHERIT coordinator, Architects Association of Lithuania
11:10 – 11:20 General presentation of UREHERIT project: Ruta Leitanaite, Coordinator of UREHERIT, Architects Association of LithuaniaPresentations of each of the topics and activities inside the project UREHERIT.
Assessing value and damage to the cultural heritage in Ukraine
11:20 – 11:35 Damage, done to cultural heritage by war assessment. Olena Oliynyk (Prof., D.Arch., NUAU, Ukraine), Lilia Canarella (CNAPPC, Italy, online)
11:35 – 11:50 Heritage value assessment Olena Oliynyk (Prof., D.Arch.,NUAU, Ukraine), Henriette Ejstrup/ Ulrik Stylsvig Madsen (KADK, Denmark - online)
11:50 – 12:20 Discussion on monitoring and evaluating the value of heritage and damage in Ukraine. Participants:   Vasyl Rozhko (team leader of Ukrainian Heritage Monitoring Lab), Kateryna Honcharova (Ukrainian Heritage Crisis Specialist, World Monuments Fund), Vasyl Petryk (Head of department of the urban planning of  Ministry of Culture of Ukraine,  Maryna Solovyova (Director of the Department of Cultural Heritage Protection of the KMDA),Lilia Canarella (CNAPPC, Italy, online)
Moderator: Olena Oliynyk, Prof., D.Arch.,NUAU, Ukraine  12:20-13:40 Lunch break
Ensuring Participatory Approach in heritage reconstruction
13:40 – 13:50 Ukrainian context of heritage participatory actions. Tetyana Oliynyk (Ro3kvit Urban Coalition for Ukraine)
13:50 – 14:00 Urban Forums for inclusive decision on rebuilding with heritage. Aet Ader (Estonian Union of Architects)
14:00 – 14:10 Method for inclusive heritage recovery. Stefan Balici (Romanian Order of Architects)     
14:10 – 14:25 Architecture design competitions guideline, network and potential projects. Daniel Fügenschuh (BKZT, Austria), Anna Bondar (member of Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine)
14:25 – 15:10 Discussion on inclusive and transparent, quality-oriented processes of heritage restoration in Ukraine. Participants: Volodymyr Gaidar (NUAU, ICOMOS), Anatoliy Nechyporchuk (PhD of Tech Science), Aet Ader (Estonian Union of Architects), Stefan Balici (Romanian Order of Architects) Moderator: Olga Neshta (PhD, NUAU)
Recommendations on holistic reconstruction of heritage in Ukraine
15:10 – 15:25 Planning methods for holistic renovation of Soviet housing (AAL, NSAU). Ruta Leitanaite/Martynas Marozas (Architects Association of Lithuania), Svitlana Biriuk (PhD, NUAU), Atlas of Modernist heritage of Ukraine. Iryna Matsevko (KhSA) Anna Kyrii (NUAU)
15:25 – 15:40 Technologies and heritage: Practical knowledge on sustainable materials and techniques in large scale reconstruction of heritage. A new production line for large scale reconstruction of heritage. Henriette Ejstrup/ Ulrik Stylsvig Madsen (KADK, online), Alica Sviatyna (Director of Restoration and Technological center, Ukraine, online), Gennadiy Fareniuk (D. of Sc., Prof., NUAU)
15:40 – 16:10 Discussion on re-using and reconstructing heritage as a resource for sustainable and socially just rebuilding of Ukraine. Participants:  Svitlana Biriuk (PhD, NUAU) , Ihor Hnes (D. of Arch., NUAU), Gleb Ushakov, PhD, Save Kyiv Modernism) (online), Alisa Svyatyna, Director of Restoration and Technological center, Ukraine (online), Iryna Matsevko (PhD, Dr., KhSA), Hanna Havryliv (
Moderator: Olga Terefeyeva (NUAU)
16:10-16:30 Coffee break
Education, capacity building
16:30 – 16:45 Education in critical reconstruction. Daria Ozhyhanova (KhSA)
16:45 – 17:00 CPD program on integrated heritage recovery. Olena Oliynyk (D.Arch., Prof., NUAU), Pehr Mikael Sallstrom (Swedish architects, online)
17:00 – 17:30 Discussion on heritage as a topic in professional education and demand of specific knowledge of Ukrainian professionals) experts. Mykola Bevz ((D.Arch., Prof., Lviv Polytechnic), Valeriy Tovbych, D. of Arch., Prof., (KNUBA), Yuriy Kryvoruchko (D. Arch, Prof., NUZP), Valentyn Demianov (Head of regional Chamber of NUAU),Yuriy Dyba (D.Arch, Prof., Dean of postgraduate dep Lviv Polytechnic) Oleh Drozdov, architect, founder of Kharkiv School of Architecture (KhSA)
Moderators: Anna Pomazanna (KhSA), Olena Oliynyk (D.Arch., Prof., NUAU)
17:30 – 17:45 Investment plan for heritage protection and restoration.  Oleksandr Chyzhevskiy (NUAU)
17:45 – 18:00 Resume of the conference