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LARGE ALUMINIUM CASTINGS IN ARCHITECTURE AND BEYOND

Detail of the Cast Aluminium Balustrade at 40 Bond New York. Architects Herzog & de Meuron. Photo Acme.

ALCAB CONFERENCE PROGRAM

november 13, 2018
9.00

check-in

9.30

Introduction

INTRODUCTION AND MODERATORS

EZIO MICELLI IUAV VENEZIA

ROBERTO ZANCAN HEAD GENEVE

10.00

material & technologies

Aluminium: features, new developments and applications, with an insight on casting.

speaker: FRANCO BONOLLO UNIVERSITA’ DI PADOVA

speaker: MAURIZIO VEDANI POLITECNICO DI MILANO

Allumnium: Surface corrosion and protection, an insight on castings.

speaker: LORENZO FEDRIZZI UNIVERSITA’ DI UDINE

Building technologies in architecture: Aluminium casting, benchmarking with concurrent materials and technologies.

speaker: DARIO TRABUCCO IUAV VENEZIA

11.00

casting display

Opening of the Photo installation CASTING DISPLAY: A Image survey of Aluminium and Metal casting from XIX century up to today.

curator: ANDREA PERTOLDEO IUAV VENEZIA

Display of manufactured products and details
11.15

coffee break

11.45

engineering & manufacturing

Virtual engineering & manufacturing: free to ask for special castings.

speakers: PAOLO CACCAVALE ESI GROUP

speaker: FEDERICO CASAROTTO ECO TRE

Powder coatings: finishes and protections.

speaker: TULLIO ROSSINI AKZO NOBEL

from co-design to ready to assembly components

speaker: DANIELE VIRGOLINI CASTALIA FOUNDRY

13.00

lunch break

14.00

engineering & manufacturing

The Project of the Future: dialogue, research and innovation

speaker: ROBERTO MANCINI FOR

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

moderator: EZIO MICELLI IUAV VENEZIA

15.00

break

15.15

Architecture and design

One Montecarlo: Aluminium castings for a craftsman approach

speaker: MATTIA MESTRINER PERMASTEELISA

Aluminium and design: a long story together

speaker: AMBROGIO ROSSARI ADI LOMBARDIA

An ancient tool

speaker: LEO KOPACIN GEMENTI HO1

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

moderator: ROBERTO ZANCAN HEAD GENEVE