Dr. Imen Ben Jemia
University of Sharjah
Participates in 1 Session
Imen Ben Jemia is an Assistant Professor at the University of Sharjah in UAE. Graduated in Architecture, she holds a Master Degree in Environmental Design emphasizing on Conservation of Built Heritage and a Ph.D in Environmental Design from the University of Montreal in Canada. Before Joining University of Sharjah she has taught in design studios and has collaborated with different research groups at the School of Architecture of the University of Montreal. Her research about Heritage, Cities and Architecture analyzing the identity projects of Quebec and Toronto was presented in different international conferences and journals. She is currently pursuing research about Identity, Architecture and cities in the Middle East.
Sessions in which Dr. Imen Ben Jemia participates
- 10.00 Demolition and Reconstruction of the City’s Identity: The Heritage Project, Heart of Sharjah
- Participant Dr. Imen Ben Jemia (University of Sharjah) |
- 9:00 - 9:30 | 30 minutes Part of: The Cultural Politics of New Built Heritage in Emerging Economies
- In a context of globalization, cities compete to be distinguished internationally for their specific peculiarities. Cities utilize their histori...