Open Science Research Excellence

ICSAUDE 2020 : International Conference on Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design Engineering

Los Angeles, USA
October 29 - 30, 2020

Call for Papers

ICSAUDE 2020 : International Conference on Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design Engineering is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design Engineering. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Urban Planning and Urban Design for Sustainability
  • Urban sustainability and the move to low carbon development
  • Integrating of Renewable Energy Sources for Urban development
  • Eco-Design and Eco-Friendly Development
  • Eco-System and Biodiversity
  • Transit-Oriented Development: Health and Walkability
  • Emergent Urban Patterns
  • Retrofitting the Existing City
  • Green Development and Construction Systems
  • Sustainable Housing and Compact Urban Neighborhoods
  • Traditional Neighbourhoods Design/Neotraditional Design
  • Eco-Mobility: Sustainability in Transport
  • Innovative Waste Management Concepts
  • Landscape Architecture, Productive Urban Landscape and Urban Farming
  • Design for Sustainability
  • Low Energy Architecture
  • Low Cost Building
  • Design with Nature
  • Sustainable Construction Materials, Systems and Technologies
  • Smart and Bioclimatic Architecture
  • Building Envelopes and Innovative Façade Systems
  • Sustainable Vernacular Architecture
  • Ecological, Social and Cultural Sensitivity
  • Sustainable Urban Design
  • Sustainable Design and Human Behavior: Changing Lifestyles
  • Sustainable Renovation and Restoration
  • Adaptive Re-use and Brownfield Development
  • Cultural Heritage and Eco-Tourism
  • Zero-Carbon & Low Energy Housing and Mixed-use Development
  • Green Building (case studies)
  • Whole Life Urban Sustainability and its Assessment
  • Measures, Assessment Theory, Complexity and Uncertainty
  • Measuring Sustainability: Assessment and Buildings Performance
  • Sustainability Assessment of Cities and Districts; Emphasizing Environmental, Economic and Social Assessment
  • Whole Life Thinking
  • Whole life Assessment
  • Sustainability Assessment Methods, Process, Applications and Limitations
  • Benchmarking Systems and Schemes for Best Practice
  • Parameters of Sustainable Urbanism
  • Indicators of Sustainability
  • Governance and Local Planning for Sustainability
  • Stakeholders Participation
  • Sustainability in Developing Countries
  • Need for Change - Implications of Legislation on Local Planning
  • Legislative Empowerments for Sustainability
  • Economical Viability versus Sustainability
  • Accountability in Governance Practices: Impacts on Sustainability
  • Governance Structures and Resource Management
  • Community Governance
  • Social Inclusion, Equity and Design for an Ageing Population
  • Planning for Sustainability: local versus national initiatives
  • Transferring Good Practice in Sustainable Development: Implication for Governance
  • Role of the Third/ or Voluntary Sector in Sustainability
  • Climate Change Versus Sustainability
  • Climate Change Impact on the built environment
  • City, Community and Building for Resilience – preparing for the carbon and climate crunch
  • Sustainability Opportunities and challenges
  • Theory and Principles of Eco-City, Philosophy in Practice
  • Energy Use and Management
  • International Organizations, Initiatives, and Standards on Sustainability