Moderator: Mark Isitt Guests: Ola Broms Wessel - architect at Spridd, Oana Bogdan - architect and former Secretary of State at the Ministry of Culture Romania, Torleif Falk - City Architect Stockholm & Louise Schlyter - Head of the Cultural Heritage Unit at Länsstyrelsen Language: English In times of acute housing shortage architectonic ambitions live a precarious existence. The monotonous architecture typical of new housing estates has recently led to cries for bringing back old-style buildings. But does this debate really have to be so black and white? Can’t the new rub shoulders with the old? For that matter, how familiar with historical associations are today’s architects?