Virginia Flores Sasso
Researcher / Director
School of Architecture and Design
Architecture - Cumlaude in Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE), Master degree of Conservation of Monuments and Cultural Heritage in Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Ureña (UNPHU), PhD in Architecture at the Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo, Morelia, Mexico (UMISNH). Also has Degree in “International Development Cooperation Studies”, IEPC and Oviedo University, Spain, University Pedagogy (PUCMM) and has several training courses and capacity building in monuments conservation, materials science and pathologiesand academic field.
It contributed with dozens of papers and presentations at national and international conferences and seminars. Has lectured in various fields on related to the heritage conservation and preservation, the architecture and construction history, efficiency energy, bioclimatic architecture and materials science and pathologies.
Since 2016 is a Director of School of Architecture and Design at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM), where is a research professor from 2004. Has done several research projects as Principal Researcher (PR) and Co-Researcher (CR). Has several publications in books, book chapters and scientific articles.
Recognized on several occasions including: "Example for Youth and faithful Dominican National Project Promoter of the Dominican Republic." Granted in Santo Domingo, RD on 14 May 2009 by the Agents of Human Development, United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Management Committee for the Promotion of Human Development, Santo Domingo West City Council, Secretary of Education, Association for the Promotion of Human Development, Association of Industrial Enterprises. “Good practices, gestures of detachment and high sense of social responsibility by contributing to the transfer of knowledge to new generations”, awarded by the Ministry of Tourism through the Development Program for Tourism Colonial City of Santo Sunday, September 18, 2013.
Tuesday, September 25
7:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Wednesday, September 26
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM