THE GRAND PROJECTS

Architectural and urbanistic operations after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition

Second General Meeting of the Project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic operation after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition”

Team: Paulo Tormenta Pinto (head researcher), Pedro Seco da Costa, Alexandra Belo, Álvaro Domingues, Ana Brandão, Ana Vaz Milheiro, Elisa Vilares, Inês Cayolla, João Maria Costa, João Paulo Delgado, Jorge Bassani, Jorge Bonito, José Luís Saldanha, Nuno Grande, Pedro Luz Pinto, Rosália Guerreiro, Rui Póvoas, Sandra Marques Pereira, Vítor Matias Ferreira, Vítor Mingacho. Consultants: João Ferreira Nunes, Enrico Sassi, and Teresa Valsassina Heitor

The second general meeting of the research team of the project “The Grand Projects – Architectural and Urbanistic operation after the 1998 Lisbon World Exposition” took place on the 29th May 2019, at Iscte-Iul.

During the meeting were presented the recently integrated members of the team: the researchers Master holders Inês Cayolla and João Maria Costa, and the integrated post-doctoral researcher, Ana Brandão.

The central point of this meeting was the introduction of the main gather data until the moment to all the team members. Concerning this goal, were presented one collection of treated information around Polis Program and the main projects that took place after the Expo’98 in Lisbon Waterfront and in the Waterfront of Lisbon Metropolitan Area in form of a presentation and one dossier.

In the second part of the meeting, tasks and work methodologies were defined within each group of work, where each member gave his critical opinion of tasks assigned and it was defined work strategies to accomplish specific goals. The work session was completed with a small presentation of the conclusions achieved in each group.