University of Lagos has concluded plans to hold a master class on affordable housing at the forthcoming Abuja International Housing Show.
The convener of the biggest housing show in the continent, Festus Adebayo announced the academic programme.
The 24th to 27th July housing show is the 17th edition.
Confirming Unilag participation at the show, Adebayo said that the master class aimed at providing academic support for practitioners in the housing sector.
He said the master class by Unilag centre for Housing and sustainable Development
would be on Research for Affordable Housing Policy and Delivery in Africa.
“This session targets affordable housing developers. It will provide a platform for exploring findings from academic research that can support practitioners’ housing projects, and policy directions required to support implementation,” he said.
He also said that there would be a panel discussion featuring presentations by seasoned practising researchers on affordable housing.
Adebayo said various approaches will be presented, with ample time for interactions at solving specific issues raised by participants.
Besides, participants at the master class are expected to receive their certificates at the end of the programme.