THE GRAND PROJECTS

Architectural and urbanistic operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition

Keynote speech at the ‘Mega-events in crisis’ Symposium

​Paulo Tormenta Pinto, head-researcher of the project, was a keynote speaker at the “Mega-events in Crisis: challenges of reconnections to host cities and regions”, on the 25th of November 2020. The event was organized by Prof. Stefano Di Vita and Prof. Fabiano Lemes de Oliveira of the Dipartimento di Architettura e Studi Urbani (DAStU) – Politecnico di Milano.

The presentation titled “Designing mega-events beyond mega-projects: the case of Lisbon after the Expo 1998” focused on The Grand Projects research findings.