Aspire to Achieve

    •, A researcher, باحث
      A researcher
    •, An undergraduate, البكالوريوس
      An undergraduate
    •, A graduate, الدراسات العليا
      A graduate

Conference Theme

1) Prospect and Trends: discuss methods and meaning in design strategies as philosophical reflection that contributes to new aesthetics and functionalism.

  • Emergence Matters.
  • Vision in Architecture and Urbanism.
  • Cities of the Future.
  • New vs. Old: technological advances and preservation.
  • Sustainable Urban redevelopment.

2) Towards New Pedagogy: covers critical aspects in architectural theories as integral part to contemporary design and the profession while spanning a wide spectrum of issues.

  • Architecture as Manifest.
  • Globalization and new creativity.
  • Architecture Ideology, perception and politics.
  • Urban innovation.
  • Philosophy of teaching Architecture.

3) Utopia and Reality: explores measures as essence and effective meaning for application and realization of future architecture.

  • New Architecture: Purpose, Permanence and Perception.
  • Virtual and Real:  Architecture in Cyberspace.
  • Culture and Identity.
  • Reading Architecture: Authorship vs. Inhabitation.

4) Form Generation: describes design tools and materialization process of geometrics such as digital design tools beyond formal, functional and structural aspects.

  • Architecture Form and Structure.
  • Parametric design - tools and processes.
  • Computational Design.
  • Algorithmic Architecture.
  • Virtual Design and Construction.
  • Kinetic Architecture.

5) Adoptable Built Environments: considers spatial configuration, materials and socio-cultural tendencies to meet future user needs and environmental challenges.

  • Performance Driven Environments.
  • Sustainable Strategies: renewable, Zero-Carbon, and energy sources.
  • Passive Low Energy Architecture (PLEA).
  • New Materials and Form.
  • Social and Behavioral Perception.​