6th International Conference of Contemporary Affairs in Architecture and Urbanism

Submission: May 15, 2023
Registration: May 15, 2023
Language: English
Location: Global
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


The 6th International Conference of Contemporary Affairs in Architecture and Urbanism ICCAUA2023 is organized by Alanya Hamdullah Emin Paşa University and will be held in Istanbul (HYBRID with both in-person and online paper presentations). The conference brings together all the theories, manifestos and methodologies on contemporary architecture and urban spaces to raise the understanding of the future of architecture and urban planning.

Overall, the International Conference of Contemporary Affairs in Architecture and Urbanism ICCAUA2023 aimed to establish a bridge between theory and practice in the built environment. Thus, it reports on the latest research findings and innovative approaches, and methodologies for creating, assessing, and understanding contemporary built environments.

A broad outline of the conference’s scope includes peer-reviewed original research articles, case and technical reports, reviews and analyses, Papers, short communications, and notes to the editor.  All scholars, and practitioners, professionals, researchers, and policymakers with a common interest to study in the field of architecture and urban design from different disciplines, such as Art, Architecture, Landscape, civil engineering, Urban Plane and Urban Design are welcome to share their research. The Conference only will publish research of the highest quality and impact.

The Scopes of the conference include but are not limited to:

Architecture and Technology

Environmental Sustainability

Smart Buildings

Smart Skin

Green Architecture and Urban Planning

Climate and building

Climate Change Adaptation

Interior Architecture

Architectural History and Theory

Architectural Planning and Design

Sustainable Environmental Design and Technology

Biophilic Architecture

Design and Technology of Building Structures

Computers in Architecture

Energy Conservation

Genius loci


Sustainability and Urban Design

Landscape Architecture and Urbanism

Sustainable Urban Development

Urban ecology

Housing and Urban Environments

Urban Aesthetics

New Urbanism

Urban Transport planning, management, and strategies

Disaster Risk Management

Regeneration and Urban Renewal

Urban Sprawl

Healthy and Productive Economy

Chemicals, Waste and Air Quality

The urban and architectural philosophy


Social and behavioural studies


Heritage and Cultural Landscapes


– Gentrification

-Adaptive reuse


-Urban Identity, Authenticity

-Tourism Management Perspectives


Habitat Studies / Infra Habitation

Infra Habitation

-Emerging cities

-Gated communities

– Conflict and divided territories.

– Slums

-Affordable houses.

– Resilience,  Disaster and Conflicts

-Pandemic and disease management

-Vernacular studies

-Agricultural Studies

-Housing Studies


Salutogenic Architecture

Public Health

Beyond health Architecture

Visual Comfort

Well-being in architecture and built environment

Healing Environment

Aesthetic design and health

sustainable acoustic design system

Thermal comfort

Comprehensibility in architecture

Indoor air quality

Manageability in architecture

Meaningfulness in architecture

Sick Buildings


Civil Engineering

– Theoretical and Advanced Technology of Engineering Structures

– High-rise Buildings and Large-span Structures

– Bridge and Tunnel Engineering

– Newer Structures and Special Structures

– Engineering Structure Safety and Disaster Prevention

– Structural Reliability, Durability and Health Monitoring

– Project and Construction Processes

– Educational Topics in Civil Engineering

– Reuse and Recycle Wastewater

– Traffic Engineering

– Geographic Information Systems (GISs)

 -Construction Management Engineering

Important Dates

The last date for abstract submission 15 December 2022

Early Bird Registration deadline 15 February 2023

Your ‘Online Ticket and invoice’ will receive simultaneously after online registration.

Last date for ‘Video presentation’ submission 15th April 2023 (for both in-person and online participants-all participants should submit their video presentations for our archival purpose)

Last date for ‘Full Paper’ submission 15 May 2023

You will receive the ‘First Draft of the Abstract Book’  on 30 April 2023  

You will receive the ‘Conference Program’ on 15 May 2023

Conference Dates (Both online and in persone participants) 14-15 June 2023



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