The department of architecture in Cihan University held at Tuesday 14 April 2015 in the VIP conferences hall a seminar prepared by Prof.Dr. Sabih Hashim Alzuhairy titled “Structural Systems of High Rise and Long Span Buildings”. The seminar has been attended by the architecture department staff and other staff members in Cihan university in addition to the department students.
the seminar had tackled many key issues related to the structural systems used for High rise buildings and the key challenges it faces, another section of the seminar concentrated on the long span buildings and the systems available to address this issue. overall the seminar helped to expand both lecturers and students horizen and knowledge, the importance of the subject has been reflected by the big participation in discussion from the teaching staff and the students as the subject is considered one of main challenges that both the architects and the structural engineers faces in key projects.