We are thrilled to announce that the XXIXth UIA General Assembly has elected a new Council for the 2023-2026 term!
Meet the new President: Regina Gonthier from Switzerland!
Regina Gonthier is a distinguished Swiss architect with a remarkable track record. Her extensive experience within the UIA as a Council Member and Co-Director of the International Competitions Commission makes her the perfect choice to lead the Union into a new era of progress and collaboration.
Making History: Regina Gonthier is the third woman to head the Union since its establishment in 1948!
During her inspiring address to the General Assembly, she emphasized the importance of redefining the UIA's global mission, clarifying the architect's role, and engaging with the younger generation to shape a brighter future for the profession.
President Gonthier's Priorities for the Union:
Cooperate for a unified, equitable, inclusive, sustainable, and peaceful world.
Unite architects on common professional goals and ethical values.
Professionalize the Union to produce valuable professional outcomes and provide architectural expertise in various domains.
We're eager to witness the positive changes and advancements that Regina Gonthier and the newly elected Council will bring to the world of architecture.
Join us in congratulating President Regina Gonthier and the entire Council on their election! Together, let's create a thriving and sustainable future for architecture!