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Cumulus founded in 1990 is an organization that serves art, design, education and research with participating institutions at the highest level in the world. An environment which enables the transfer of knowledge and best practices, allowing its members to create networks and contacts in flexible and dynamic forums, promoting cooperation and innovation.
Universidad de los Andes faculty of Architecture and Design is part of Cumlus since 2013. Los Andes will host Cumulus 2019: This opens a space in Latin America to unfold the role of design in these diverse, changing territories and in the process of transformation. Cumulus 2019 will be the space where specific views on complex situations will be debated, where novel and disruptive perspectives will be proposed.
Cumulus has 280 members
from 56 different countries.
Universidad de los Andes was founded in 1948, ranked as the best university in Colombia and the fifth according to the QS range for Latin America. It is a University that has transformed the country, promoting social impact research.
The Faculty composed of two departments: Architecture and Design, founded in 1948 and 1994 respectively. An academic professional and administrative team of the highest level together will welcome visitors of Cumulus 2019.
The school’s training grounds have evolved over time as its academic structure has allowed the programs to adapt with the development of disciplines, technologies and social realities of the region. Cumulus will be the window that gives display of interests, supporting new academic, cooperation, creation and research alliances.
Universidad de los Andes has approximately 15,000 students, more than 1,000 are international.
Currently it has almost 2000 undergraduate students and approximately 100 graduate students.