Future surveyors awarded for the accessibility projects

by Roberta Lunghini - 2017.06.08

Yesterday in Rome, Italy, the 5° edition of the contest entitled “I futuri geometri progettano l’accessibilità” (Future Surveyors Design Accessibility) was held, in which young surveyors were awarded for their innovative solutions to striking down architectural barriers. Candidates for the competition came from all of the Polytechnic Institutes throughout Italy (26 classes). Students studying construction, environment, and territory were selected to submit projects in various categories: urban spaces, public buildings and schools, and spaces for leisure activities. The initiative was launched by FIABA and CNGeGL, in collaboration with Italy’s Ministry of Education, University and Research. Support was provided by KONE, a leader in the development, construction and maintenance of solutions for urban and domestic mobility.

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