About iDiDeAbout iDiDe


Intercultural Dialogue through Design, Global Mobility and Community architecture design workshop

Our Vision

To collaborate through intercultural dialogue, and continuously evolve pedagogical approaches to contribute towards humane, sustainable and resilient built environments in communities


Our Mission

To enrich architecture and built environment education and research to understand, respect, value, experience cultures and to contribute to learning aligned with sustainable development goals

Five Pillars of iDiDe-SRBE


Exemplifies responsiveness, positive values and sensitivity through intercultural dialogues  


Encapsulates collaborative learning (holistic understanding and sustainability practices)


Adopts community participatory design approach through empathy and empowering voices


Embeds humane and social consciousness in design


Creates long term connections and meaningful relationships through collaborative engagements

Meet The Team

Dr.(Prof.) Nandineni RamaDevi
Manipal School of Architecture & Planning
MAHE Manipal,India

Ms Susan Ang
Associate Head (International), School of Architecture and Built Environment,
Deakin University, Chair of Consortium iDiDe-SRBE, Co-Editor for 1st SRBE Conference Proceedings.

Michael Sharman
Lecturer in Digital Architecture, School of Architecture and Built Environment, Deakin University

Dr (Prof) Fuad Hasan Mallick
Dean, Faculty of Architecture BRAC University Dhaka Bangladesh

Ar Datin Dr Norwina Mohd Nawawi
Senior Academic Fellow,Kulliyyah Architecture and Built Environment (KAED), International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Co-Editor for 1st SRBE Conference Proceedings

Dr Bhakti More
Deputy Chairperson & Associate Professor, School of Design & Architecture, Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dubai Campus, United Arab Emirates