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СfA: Conference "Architecture and Urbanism Since the 2nd Half of 20th Century"

Conference of the Department of Architecture the Faculty of Civil engineering "Architecture in perspective. Architecture and urbanism since the 2nd half of 20th century".

VSB-TU in Ostrava held from 2.11 - 3. 11. 2017
In hall NA2 at the New Auditorium of VSB - Technical University of Ostrava

The intention of the organizers is to continue the discussion on the relationship of the society to architecture and urbanism. Also representatives of other fields than architecture have the opportunity to submit contributions and open the space for other questions. Therefore it´s possible to post articles from the fields of social sciences, economics, geography, civil engineering and others.

The purpose of the conference is to find and evaluate in the open discussion the current state of knowledge of architecture with the shortest history not only from the perspective of different fields but from the experience from various countries with their diverse development and approach.

Collected contributions are going to be published in the proceedings with own ISBN and sent for evaluation to the Web of Science (last two conferences was succesfully indexed there).

Expected contributions should relate to the following areas:

  1. Urbanism and public areas of cities
  2. Current housing and civic amenities
  3. Contemporary architectural trends
  4. Renovation and conversion of buildings and architectural complexes
  5. Ecological aspects in architecture

Dates and detailed instructions for participants:

Performance at the conference with publication in the conference proceeding

Abstracts of contribution in English language (150 - 250 words) please send to following address: martin.nedved@vsb.cz until May 31st, 2017.

Report on the acceptance / rejection of contribution will be sent until June 10th, 2017 along with instructions how to prepare the final contribution and revision.

Final texts must be sent no later than July 31th, 2017 according to the instructions that you receive by e-mail.

Performance at the conference without contribution in the conference proceeding

Abstracts of contribution (maximum 300 words) please send to following address: martin.nedved@vsb.cz until September 30th, 2017.

Report on the acceptance / rejection of contribution will be sent to you until October 10th, 2017.

Organizers reserve the right to reject the proposed contribution.

The conference language will be the language Czech, Slovak, Polish and English language.

Call for Applications