History

The Group was established in 1959 under the title ‘Committee on Sporting & Educational Facilities’.

Romuald Wirsyllo from Poland was an active secretary of the group for many years, whose work was highly respected. He was succeeded by another polish architect, Jack Kwiecinski.

In 1986 the secretaryship was given to Geraint John (UK).

permanent secretaries:
Romuald Wirszyllo, Poland
Jacek Kwiecinski, Poland
Geraint John, UK (since 1986)

Meeting of Group in 1972:
1 Wirsyllo (POL) – UIA Sport & Leisure Sec.
2 Ortensi (ITA)
3 Wimmer (GDR)
4 Corlett (USA)
5 Solange (FR)

 

A tribute to alumni members

Mr P.Gattermann   (Austria)

Mr F.Roskam   (BRD,Federal Republic of Germany,General Sekretar IAKS)

Mr A.Travis   (United Kingdom)

Mr G.Mitchell   (Republic of Ireland)

Mr Almeida   (France,Chief Educational Infrastructure and Facilites Section UNESCO)

Mr G.Perrin   (United Kingdom)

Mr E.Milone   (Italy)

Mr C.Pattiselanno   (Netherlands)

Mr B.Meuwly   (Switzerland)

Mr M.Jose Canova de Leas Miranda   (Portugal)

Mr G.Ortego Carretero   (Spain)

Mr Karga   (Greece,Technical Chamber of Greece)

Mr I.Tatarov   (Bulgaria)

Mr A.Buchta   (Czech Rep)

Mr I.Kiss   (Hungary)

Mr J.Shiloni   (Israel)

Mr M.Wimmer   (GDR)

Mr M.Shilon   (Israel)

Mr M.Gintowt   (Poland)

Mr N.Nassari   (Syria)

Mr G.Gorlychkov   (USSR)

Mr G.Tayara   (Syria, Presdident OSEA)

Mr I.Rogine   (USSR)

Ms G.Schmidt   (Argentina)

Mr H.Wong   (Canada)

Mr A.Barbieri   (Argentina)

Mr K.Godoy Fernandez   (Mexico)

Mr W.W.Corlett   (USA)

Mr J.Scheeler   (USA)

Mr O.Carnevali   (Venezuela)

Mr J.Ehlers   (Chile)

Mr S.de Leon Lopez   (Guatemala C.A.)

Mr J.F. Ramos Pereira   (Colombia)

Mr M.Davies   (Australia)

Mr B.Haider   (Bangladesh)

Mr H.Awal   (Indonesia)

Mr K.Kamiya   (Japan)

Mr S.Cho   (Republic of Korea)

Mr S.Kim   (Republic of Korea)

Mr O.T.Poh   (Malaysia)

Mr D.I.H.Albakri   (Malaysia)

Mr C.K.Leong   (Singapore)

Mr S.A.A.Alnaga   (Egypt)

Mr N.Goucha   (Tunisia)

Mr R.A.Smith   (USA)

Mr D.Body   (USA)

Mr R.Labinski   (USA)

Ms T.Nordman   (Finland)

Ms C.Hayward   (France)

Mr P.R.Vasquez   (Mexico)

Mr F.Rinnan   (Norway)

Mr E.Carbone (Italy)

Mr J.Depelsenaire (Belgium)