Seoul ready to host UIA World Architects Congress 2017

At least 30,000 people are expected to attend from 3-10 September at the Coex and the Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP).

Image credit: iStock
Image credit: iStock

The eight-day congress will bring professionals and future leaders in the field of architecture to exchange the latest trends, best practices, and case studies.

The 26th UIA Congress was organized closely with the Federation of Institutes of Korean Architects (FIKA), Seoul Metropolitan Government, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport of the Republic of Korea, and the Presidential Commission on Architecture Policy

"September is the best month of the year to visit Seoul and all participants will be able to explore Korean traditional and modern culture, breathtaking scenery, and enjoyable cuisine," said Jong Ruhl Hahn, president of the congress. 

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