The Alliance Francaise de Manille in cooperation with the University of Santo Tomas Graduate School – Center for Conservation of Cultural Property and Environment and the Tropics and National Museum of the Philippines held the Seminar on Heritage Conservation, Contemporary Architecture and Urbanism.

The seminar took place on March 15-16, 2016 at the Auditorium of the National Museum of the Philippines. The seminar brought together leading French and Filipino experts who presented different topics on heritage, architecture, urban development and other related themes. Prof. Eric Zerrudo served as moderator for the two-day workshop.

Ar. Clarissa Avendaño, Ar. Willa Solomon, Ar. Froilan Fontecha and Ar. Rajelyn Busmente, faculty members of the UST College of Architecture presented also a paper about the University as a Learning and Living Heritage.