This was an interactive session with the audience on why heritage building are an asset and how they can sometimes be a liability. The talk also focussed on possible solutions to the latter.
Rajiv D’Silva is a architect, and runs a design practice in partnership with his wife. He is interested in and has worked with heritage issues at different levels during the course of his professional career. D’Silva is also member of the Goa heritage Action group, partner in a firm that publishes a monthly magazine on business in Goa, founder-member of one of the largest quiz clubs in the country and avid birder and biker.