KHAKI Talk 24: #ForestOnTheHill - Heritage of Matheran by Ar. Kirtida Unwalla

KHAKI Talk 24: #ForestOnTheHill - Heritage of Matheran by Ar. Kirtida Unwalla

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July 11 | 7 PM

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#ForestOnTheHill - Heritage of Matheran by Ar. Kirtida Unwalla


The concern of the British for a healthy environment for their wellbeing saw the establishment of several mountain-top sanatorium towns or ‘hill stations’ where they could recoup and rejuvenate themselves from India’s tropical heat. Matheran is perhaps the last of them that still maintains its distinctive natural and colonial heritage to some degree, thanks to its ‘pedestrian-only’ regulations and the efforts of the Matheran Bachao Samiti. In our Online Talk #ForestOnTheHill, conservation architect Kirtida Unwalla speaks on the historical and cultural significance of this hill station and how its rich heritage can be protected through sustainable planning.


About the speaker:


Kirtida Unwalla is an independent conservation architect with a practice of over two decades. She has worked on numerous conservation, documentation and heritage listing projects with INTACH. She is a member of the Heritage Committee of Matheran Hill Station and is also on the Monitoring Committee of the Matheran Eco Sensitive Zone. She is also an ardent educationist in architectural conservation.


Charges for participation Rs. 199/-


Date: 11th July 2020


Time: 7.00 pm


Duration: 1 hour + Q&A


What You Need To Get Started:


- An internet connected computer, laptop, or mobile.


- Zoom app downloaded on your computer, laptop, or mobile. You can download the zoom app from https://zoom.us/download.


- A webcam (optional)


- Zoom link / ID and Password to join the online talk. The Zoom link will be sent to registered attendees on email 45 minutes before the start of the online talk.


Accessing Zoom:


- To join the online talk, click the link in the email received from KHAKI Lab.


- You will be directed to the Zoom website and from here you will need to click ‘Open URL:Zoom Launcher’.


- If you are new to Zoom, a pop up box will open asking you to complete your registration. Please enter your details in this box and ensure you use your full name so that the online talk host can identify who has joined the online talk.


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Audio


- When you have joined the online talk, please ensure you have a working speaker so that you can hear the presentation.


- Please ensure that your microphone is on mute. If not so then the host of the meeting will be allowed to do so on your behalf.


- You can check and manage your audio in the audio section of Settings (Windows) or Preferences (Mac).


Q&A


- Q&A will take place after the talk.


- All questions to be typed on chat.


- You can type your question in the chat section (To Everyone) so that the speaker and all attendees can see who has asked it.


- Once you have sent your question, the speaker has the option to either answer your question live or by text.


Other Instructions:


- We recommend that before you sign in to the online talk on time, please spend at least 15 minutes checking that you have the correct system requirements.


- You will waste time if you do not do this in advance of the online talk as we will start promptly at 7 pm IST. Since this is a paid online talk, we will not be able to make refunds due to system access (All details about system requirements for zoom can be found https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux).


- One ticket gives access to one person, please do not share the meeting link, ID and Password with other people. If an unregistered person is found attending the online talk, he/she will be removed from the online talk.


- Event starts at 7.00 pm IST sharp. Late entrants will not be admitted.

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