• The Right to Dwell

    The lecture was presented in the framework on the seminar "Housing, Crises and Catastrophes" led by Prof. Daniela Dolores Zupan for the master students at the European Cities and Urban Heritage program.
    2021
    Weimar University

    Weimar

  • Appropriating Azraq Camp: Between Disciplinary Planning and Resistance

    This presentation (co-authored with Leticia Palomino and Petra Heber) was presented at the conference "Camps across the world: global and local perspectives" organised by Lucas Oesch at the University of Luxembourg as part of the REFUGOV project.
    2021
    University of Luxembourg

    Luxembourg

  • Refugees and Urban Space

    The invited talk touched upon various topics and aspects that are on the intersection between displacement and space. The talk was presented at the seminar "Lexicon on Forced Migration" at the Department of International Studies led by Prof. Maria Höhn.
    2021
    Vassar College

    Poughkeepsie, New York

  • Planning the Ideal Refugee Camp?

    The presentation took place during the online Workshop titled: "The Newcomers' Right to the City: Decolonial Commoning Practices and Intersectional Spatial Justice" organised by Charalampos Tsavdaroglou and Maria Kaia.
    2021
    University of Amsterdam + Center for Urban Studies

    Amesterdam

  • Caravanized Urbanism: Territoriality, Morphology and the Social Structuring of Space in Zaatari Camp

    Navigating Displacement and Humanitarian Responses: Discourses and Experiences of Syrian Refugees and Aid Providers in Jordan. With Kamel Doraï (2017) Syrian Camps in Jordan, Refugee Camps Today: When the Temporary Settles Over Time (Round Table), The French Institute of Jordan (IFJ) and the French Institute of Research in the Near East (Ifpo), Amman.
    2018
    Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR), University of Amsterdam

    Amsterdam

  • The Refugee as Architect

    This invited lecture was presented to master students in International Development Studies at Tampere University. The course was led by Dr. Elisa Pasccui.
    2018
    Tampere University

    Finland

  • We Refugees, We Architects: Zaatari Camp between Humanitarianism, Transnationalism and Local Social Agendas

    This invited lecture was presented at the annual AUB program "City Debates". The theme of this year's conference was Architecture-as- Urbanism: Agenda for the New Millennium, curated by Prof. Robert Saliba.
    2018
    American University of Beirut

    Beirut

  • “Memory, Place, Heritage, Displacement”: Reflections on Practices of Mapping Spatial Memory and Urban Heritage among Displaced Syrians from Homs”

    This lecture was presented in the workshop "Out of the Archives...New Archival Practices: Towards Alternative Historiographies, Voices and Spaces" curated by fellows at the EUME program.
    2018
    Forum Transregionale Studien

    Berlin

  • Planning the Ideal Refugee Camp?

    The presentation was part of the workshop: "Inside-Out Outside-In: Shifting Architectures of Refugees Inhabitation" organised by Shahd Wari, Maja Momic and Somayeh Chitchian.
    2019
    Max-Planck-Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity

    Göttingen

  • Potentials and Challenges of Mapping Syrian Urban Heritage

    Invited lecture in the Course: Contemporary visual cultures in/of the 'Middle East': an interdisciplinary survey of (mis)representation.
    2019
    Bard College

    Berlin