Proposed projects with academic institutions

Breakout group 4

Victoria Harris, Architects for Aid; Nigel Vaz, EWB; and Magnus
Wolfe Murray, RESET; led the discussion on further collaboration with
universities for funding and research.

Actions:

Architects for Aid, EWB, and RESET agreed to:

  • contact universities to determine the interest level for potential projects; and
  • report back at Shelter Meeting 08b.

Additionally, SDC agreed to:

  • explore collaboration with private industry; and
  • provide an opportunity for donors to familiarise themselves with proposed projects with a view to funding them.