The conference will feature a keynote lecture by architect Rem Koolhaas and talks by other distinguished speakers including the General Director of the Pinacoteca di Brera and Biblioteca Nazionale Braidense James M. Bradburne, writer and curator Shumon Basar, Director of the Anthropology and History Museum of the State of Mexico Eduardo A. Escalante Carrillo, Director of the Swiss Architecture Museum S AM Andreas Ruby, Director of MAXXI Architettura Lorenza Baroncelli, Associate professor of Architectural Restoration at Politecnico di Milano Davide Del Curto, Chairperson of Uzbekistan Art and Culture Development Foundation Gayane Umerova and various other Uzbek and international preservation experts, architects and historians.