5th edition of the international Porto Academy programme will be held from 20 to

This event will bring together over 300 participants from 30 different nationalities, students and architects. It comprises an intensive work programme, focused on the interaction of students with architects of recognised merit.

Over 8 days, students and architects will be divided into various work groups to develop projects with different goals. There are also study visits and conferences, in addition to these workshops.

Sonae Arauco will present to future architects and their teachers its Innovus collection of decorative products and some of the most emblematic projects created with these products, using conferences, installations and exhibitions of the materials.

The following architects will be present in the 2017 edition: Ryue Nishizawa, Smiljan Radic, Aristide Antonas, Barozzi Veiga, Bast Gafpa, Johan Celsing, Márcio Kogan, Pedro Bandeira, Tom de Paor, among others.